What is Felt ?
Felt is used in himalayas to protect from harsh cold climate. This material is used in the himalays from thousands of years. Felt can be described as a mass of matted raw lamb's wool. Imported from New Zealand and Tibet. This raw wool is first carded and then dyed into different colors as desired in different forms for the final product. The Products range from Felt Bag, Felt Purse, Felt Flower, Felt Key Ring, Felt Shoes, Felt Ornaments, Felt Jewelry etc. The type of dye usually used is Swiss dye. The Products are 100 % Handmade.
Felt products are purely made by shaping the raw wool with soap and water and human hand pressure, no chemicals are used during this process. Thus shaped product is dried under the sun. Due to its unique manufacturing process, any desired shape can be created.
In Felt Wool Products, most employees are women. Most women who hasn't completed their high schooling and come from remote villages of Nepal. They came to Kathmandu for their better future. Some housewives from lower income group from Kathmandu also join our company in their free time for Extra Income. This in turn has helped women around Nepal, in improving their living standard.