A delightful one piece cotton outfit which fits the magic of play acting as a jungle animal, the zebra. The beautifully lined outfit comprising the hood and tied up vest with tail, is cleverly designed to fit childrens different sizes. At the back of the outfit is a black mane and the padded tail extends beyond the mane. The hood can be secured under the chin with a black tie. The front of the vest is tied with three black ribbons, so is adjustable for different sizes.
Length of vest only is approx. 50 cms. Handmade and purchased from the fair trade organization, YWCA Craft Centre, Bangladesh. The YWCA Craft centres are located in the capital Dhaka, and also in Kalijong and Savar villages. About 450 ladies, many uneducated and previously destitute are employed by the YWCA. Benefits include a compulsory 10% savings programme, interest free loans and health and legal support.
Text supplied courtesy of Siham Craftlink Pty Ltd