The diary of twin design ninjas:
Tida & Lisa Finch

Co-founders of Fashion label Finchittida Finch

NODE - FAIRTRADE RUGS

This awesome rug was designed by Illustrator Lesley Barnes! <3
"Node are a non-profit social business.
Our aim is to make as much impact for fair trade as we can.

We work with the worlds best designers and illustrators and convert their images into the highest quality hand-made fair trade carpets.

Our rug makers, Kumbeshwar are a founder member of Fair Trade Nepal. Employees are taught literacy and skills. In addition to fair wages their work supports a school of 260 children and an orphanage of nineteen.”

Lesley Barnes’s rug designs are available to purchase from the Design Museum, London alongside those by other amazing illustrators!

http://blog.madebynode.com/

  • 27 March 2013
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