How your purchase is helping communities worldwide.
- Supporting more than 130 partners in 35 countries
- Delivering employment, income and social support to more than 50,000 people
- Assisting recovery in Nepal, India and Vanuatu after earthquakes, floods and cyclones
- Bringing $19.5 million worth of products to Australian shelves in the last five years
- Supplying 22,532 kilograms of Fair Trade coffee to the Australian market in the last 12 months
This Baguette board is made from rainforest alliance certified plantation teak, which is a sustainable material that ensures a future for the World’s environment.
Produced by the artisans of Casa de los Gigantes in Guatemala, their unique products are individually crafted with passion and energy to bring a small piece of Guatemalan beauty to any home.
Made from: TEAK WOOD RAINFOREST CERTIFIED PLANTATION GROWN
Please note: Hand wash only - Do not leave to soak - Dry thoroughly before storing away - Lightly coat with vegetable oil to retain moisture in wood
Rainforest Alliance Baguette Board
Regular Price: $39.95
Special Price $16.00
Casa de los Gigantes
Casa de los Gigantes was founded in 1963 as one of the first stores in Antigua, the old capital of Guatemala. The group occupies one of the 17th century houses in Antigua’s historic streets, offering hand made goods from the highlands of Guatemala. Casa de los Gigantes works with over 30 artisans and family workshops, located in the rural areas of Guatemala. Casa de los Gigantes also has its own workshop for producing small wooden furniture and accessories.
Materials such as native pinewood as well as plantation teak, recycled coffee bush wood, indigenous natural resources and recycled materials feature in their product range. Los Gigantes also offers store space to organized groups of artisan women in different areas of the country, and acts as a local outlet for small craft producers of glass, ceramics and textiles. This family of artisans is committed to developing long term sustainable relationships with producers and customers alike. Their mission is to create, develop and promote articles that have been handcrafted for today’s world using ecological materials. Their vision is to make possible a world where the artisans and their work are appreciated for its cultural and practical values and where artisans can live with dignity and are fairly remunerated.
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