[Sust-mar] Halifax Fair Trade Gift Sale: Nov. 15, 2008 - handwoven "wearable art" & more

SE aq389 at chebucto.ns.ca
Thu Nov 6 11:01:22 EST 2008

[Please circulate widely & bring friends!]

Value is on everyone' minds these days. Quality + 
fair trade + beautiful textiles = good value!

WHAT *FAIR TRADE GIFT SALE! Fairly traded scarves, tablecloths & more!*

WHY Find "socially responsible" gifts for your family & friends (& you!)

This sale will benefit rural women's weaving groups in Thailand & Laos.

WHEN Saturday, Nov. 15, 2008, 10 am - 6 pm

WHERE Universalist Unitarian Church, 5500 Inglis St., Halifax, Nova Scotia

FREE "Social Fabric" slideshow throughout the day:

See women making cloth from plants & cocoons as their foremothers did.

See community development & fair trade in action.

Cash and cheques only, please.

And, you can now *SHOP ONLINE* for select pieces: 


· Exquisitely handwoven silk & cotton scarves & 
shawls in all the colours nature can produce 
(including indigo blue!)

· Cute-as-a-button organic cotton sunhats for kids (& grandkids!)

· Organic cotton bucket hats for adults (reversible, so it's 2-hats-in-1)

· Handwoven cotton tablecloths & table runners

· Bags of all sorts

· Naturally dyed, handwoven, hand-reeled silk & cotton fabrics

· 100% SILK. 100% ART. Silk squares for quilters & other fibre artists

· Assorted other goodies

Hope you can come! Help us spread the word.

MORE INFORMATION: 902-624-0427 - 
ask at tammachat.com 

Ellen & Alleson


**TAMMACHAT Natural Textiles
handwoven beauty ~ fairly traded**

Ellen Agger & Alleson Kase

RR3, Mahone Bay, NS B0J 2E0 Canada

Tel: 902-624-0427

Fax: 902-624-0941

E-mail: ask at tammachat.com 

Web: www.tammachat.com <http://www.tammachat.com/>

Visit our Travel Blog 
for stories from our 2007-2008 travels in 
Thailand and Laos.

New: Online Shop 
open! And visit our Etsy shop 
<http://www.tammachat.etsy.com/> for silk squares 
for quilters & other fibre artists

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