The hammock is made of firm cotton in colour brown and creme, the crochet edges are really beautiful. The dimensions of the hammock are 1,50 m x 2.20 m and will be delivered with a matching bag.
This hammock has been made by Rivaldo and his family in Pernabuco.
Barbosa do Brasil imports various products made by over 35 small scale producers in Brazil paying a fair price to the workers producing the goods. Barbosa do Brasil buys products according to the principles of fair trade. Absolutely no child labour was used to produce the articles and the production is prefinanced. In addition a good market price is paid for the products. By importing goods from Brazil Barbosa do Brasil supports local employment. The profit being made is spent on eduction and employment projects in Brazil. The products are also supported with project development and management.
Barbosa do Brasil aims to encourage the legitimate buying and selling of Brazilian fair-trade products. This is accomplished through a long-term and continuous commitment to its producers in Brazil. The profits are used for the improvement of living and working conditions and future perspectives of the Brazilian producers. They receive fair and liveable pay for the products with which they can adequately provide for their living according to local standards.