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Hand Painted Candle - Cube - Durra Design - Nobunto - Fair Trade Travel Gifts

Hand Painted Candle - Cube - Durra Design - Nobunto

$23.99  In Stock


These handmade Fair Trade candles are the perfect gifts for those with global style. Hand-painted by South African artisans, this candle cube is 2.75 inches square. Each candle supports the hands that make them. 

Meet the Artisans

Hand Painted Candles

NOBUNTO is a South African Fair Trade company that creates high-quality hand-painted candles, ceramics and handcrafted greeting cards with the utmost attention to detail using mainly African inspired designs. Their mission is, in a region with high unemployment, to alleviate poverty, not only through the development of industry but to be socially, ethically, and sustainably responsible.

Based in the small village Napier, about 180 km east of Cape Town, NOBUNTO has provided employment to mostly woman of the disadvantaged community and guarantees an income for over 18 families. The unemployment rate in the area is in the region of 50%. The word NOBUNTO comes from the Sotho language, meaning "For the people".