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Fair Trade Oriental Rug Event

Fair Trade Oriental Rug Event

Over 300 fairly traded Bunyaad rugs will be coming to the 5th Annual Oriental Rug Event at Augustana Lutheran Church in Denver May 13-16. This event is hosted by Ten Thousand Villages, a non-profit fair trade, Cherry Creek North retailer.  From intricate florals to hand-spun natural dye wool tribals, these rugs have been designed and hand knotted by highly skilled and fairly paid adults working with Bunyaad.  Bunyaad is a fair trade Oriental rug company that works with over 850 families throughout 100 villages in Pakistan.  Over 50% of the artisans are women.

Location

Augustana Lutheran Church, 5000 E. Alameda Parkway, Denver 80246

Website

http://www.tenthousandvillages.com/denver

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