India is a land full of ancient history, diverse culture, and breathtaking geography.
From taking in the Indus-scribable views,
to seeing what the Taj of the town is all about,
to realizing that this is as good is it Ghats,
India is incredible and there’s truly naan place like it.
And what else is India known for? Its fabrics!
“The design and technique utilized here is hand block print, an artform rooted within the region of and around Jaipur. Whilst wondering the streets, one will immediately notice the print upon tote bags, vests, and saris. As this motif by hand is a dying skill within the nation, the people of Jaipur are dedicated to keep it alive.” - Traveler Sagheer Khan
Here’s to keeping your traditions alive & to feeling good—because after all, it’s Friday!
-the Taaluma Team
P.S. Plus another tote so nice, it blue us away with its Indian spice
The beauty of Nepal will take your breath away.
However, lack of proper waste management in Nepal is beginning to degrade some of that beauty. In many places, around 70% of waste is dumped in rivers or burned on the side of the road. This has contributed to pollution and disease in Nepal’s communities.
It is Taylor’s mission to change that.
The Middle East is known for its ancient history, vast deserts, and religious roots.
From being caught in the pyramid-dle of history in Cairo, to taking in the Israeli great views of Jerusalem, to resting on the Abu’ndant sands of Abu Dhabi.
It’s been 8 years since the idea for Taaluma Totes was born while on a life-changing trip to Uganda.
Since then, we’ve been able to fund 41 microloans for small business owners living in Uganda.
From Moses, a 24-year-old coffee farmer who used his loan to buy mulch.