Organic Cotton Baby Bear
'Jambo' - Hello from Kenya. This bear is just the right size for a little person to love. Made from organic cotton in rural Kenya this bear has courage knitted into him stitch by stitch. No dangerous buttons or choking hazards, instead there are two beautiful dark eyes and a cute bear nose safely sewn into place. Two small ears are there to listen to all the stories of a child's life.
- Organic Cotton
- Organic Dyes
- No choking Hazards
- Certified Fair Trade
- Made in Kenya
Kenana Knitters is dedicated to supporting the local community by by empowering over 500 rural Kenyan women to knit a brighter future for themselves and their families. Currently, Kenana supports over 300 knitters as well as over 200 spinners who hand spin the wool into yarn using recycled bicycle wheels made into spinning wheels. Knitting is ideal within the local community as it requires minimal equipment and can be done in snatches of times within the context of their busy daily lives. All the dyes are made from local organic dye sources.
You can (virtually) meet the makers here. I watch this video of these ladies and find they give me courage. They are inspiring!