Ian Snow - Green Glass Bead Candlestick
A bewitching fairytale candlestick that is veritable eye candy and great for brightening up a table at a dinner party or creating an instant pop of colour. Handmade from pressed enamelled metal and moulded green droplet and clear round glass beads it adds a wow to any room. A simple and easy way to add a bit of boho bling.
Dimensions: Dia: 13.5 cm H: 37 cm
This small-scale manufacturer has twenty full-time staff, and also sub-contracts to people working from their own homes. The employer says "caste, sex, colour is not an issue, skill is what we look for". The employees benefit from bonuses, especially at festivals, and some key staff have their children's education taken care of. They also support social programmes throughout India. Environmentally they keep emissions and chemical usage to an absolute minimum and use recycled materials in some production processes. Their specialism is in antique and retro-inspired products.