Our paper is not treated with harmful chemicals like today’s commercial papers which are treated with bleach.
Each pack contains 6 pieces of paper.
which grow on the southern slopes of the Nepali Himalayas between 5,250 and 13000 feet. When properly cut, the bushes can produce three to eight new, fast-growing shoots making Lokta paper one of the most renewable and eco-friendly non-tree papers and and used anciently for sacred texts, Lokta paper has been a staple of Nepalese artisans for centuries. Lockta paper has a beautiful texture containing natural flecks from the bush and can vary slightly in thickness from page to page due to the unique handcrafting process
Local Women’s Handicrafts is a fair trade textiles and handicrafts collective based in Kathmandu that guarantees fair wages, no child labor, and safe and healthy working conditions with equal opportunities for every person.
By buying this Eco-friendly paper, you’re not just purchasing beautiful, handmade paper but you’re helping us educate women with skills so they may support themselves and work in a happy, healthy, and secure environment. We are working hard to eradicate sweatshops as soon as possible.
All our products are crafted with a love for craft and tradition, which makes each pieces truly unique.