These cute Polar Pals traveled all the way from the frigid North Pole to adorn your Christmas tree and to bring this message from Santa: Christmas is almost here!
Certified Fair Trade by the Fair Trade Federation & handcrafted by an Iraqi artisan seeking to build a better life for her or his family.
Polar Bear Pete measures 2.8" W x 2.8” H (7 x 7 cm).
Penguin Patty measures 2.4" W x 3.5” H (6 x 9 cm).
Both are crocheted with synthetic yarn and are stuffed with polyester batting. A set of two comes with one Polar Bear Pete and one Penguin Patty.
Bahdinan Qader Hassan, is from northern Iraq. She has always had an interest in handicraft work, especially crochet. She owns a small online crochet business and enrolled in Prosperity Catalyst’s program in 2019.
”It was really a good opportunity for me to develop my skills and gain more confidence in my work. Prosperity Catalyst’s business training helped me develop and manage my business in a better way, giving me a chance to increase my sales and income. By accepting big orders and creating new products, I can expand my business to teach others and employ more women.” -Bahdinan Hassan