A Small Step for the Planet…A Giant Leap for Tight-Knit Syria

Now that TKS team members Dana and Alex have been in Lebanon for almost two months to work in the field full-time, we have finally been able to make some massive strides towards one of our long-term goals: embroidered pieces that are not only beautiful, but friendly towards both people and the planet! In the past we have resorted to working with some pre-made elements of purses that were readily available to our artisans in Shatila, but this fall we have finally been able to effect a major design overhaul, and we are excited to tell you all about it..! …