BUTTERFLY WOVEN INSECT ORNAMENT – PERUVIAN AMAZON
Amazon Ecology works with hundreds of native and campesino artisans from the Peruvian Amazon to produce and sell innovative fair trade handicrafts. Your purchase helps to create sustainable income for artisan families, promote forest conservation, and supports local development in their communities. This product is an example of what we have carried in the past. Click on the Visit Shop button to see our current inventory.
These unique fair-trade ornaments represent the iconic monarch and other colorful butterflies of the Amazon rainforest. It will look great hanging on your Christmas tree, rear-view mirror or adding a distinctive companion to your favorite hat.
These ornaments are handmade by Peruvian Amazon artisans from natural chambira palm fiber. The sale of these ornaments supports forest conservation and helps meet local needs in traditional communities in Peru.
These ornaments were made by Doilith del Castillo from the Las Chambiras artisan association in the town of Jenaro Herrera on the Ucayali River. Each ornament comes with a tag listing the name and village of the artisan who made it and the plants used to make it.
Model: ORI018, ORI024, ORI026, ORI027, ORI031 (Papilio), ORI033, ORI035
See our Butterfly Craft Collection for other ornaments and barrettes featuring butterflies
Made by Asociacion Las Chambiras in the Peruvian Amazon
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