Available in rusty coral and teal. Handmade by Esther in the Namatala slum; made of paper beads with brass hook closure; approximately 11”. Due to the nature of the handmade process, color, shape, and size may vary.
WHEN YOU PURCHASE THE ESTHER…
you are helping her start her own small business selling charcoal.
After her mother died, Esther and her two brothers and five sisters had to drop out of school. The school fees were too expensive for Esther’s father, a farmer, and they needed to take care of each other. Esther was eleven at the time. Esther married at age 14, hoping to escape her life in Kachumbala, a small village six miles from Namatala. The marriage lasted five years, but when he started beating her she moved herself and four children to Namatala to find work…Read More