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Aware….the social design project
Work Belmont NSW 2280 Australiawork
Africa, Asia, Fashion, Jewellery, Online, Wholesale
‘AWARE…The social design project’ aims to provide fashion, accessories and goods that will strike your innermost socially aware sensibilities by the following AWARE principles:
Be AWARE… That we have an ethical responsibility to play fair:
Be AWARE…of what needs to change
Be AWARE…of what customers want
Work PO Box Toowoon Bay NSW 2261 Australiawork
Africa, Decor, Gifts, Jewellery, Online, Wholesale
Endorsed Fair Trader of Australia and in business with Africa since 2005.
The main focus is on traditional expressions of culture in a contemporary form. Deals direct with many of the artists and artisans or with their authorised representatives. Places a high importance on provenance and focus long-term to build up our and their business.
Provides an omni-channel customer experience including, wholesale, retail, online, event management, through community engagement and business support. Advocacy of fair and ethical trade is built-in to all their activities.
Rosalie Paino – Cambodia, Laos, Chad, Yemen – promotes and collects textiles, is a member of the Asia Art Society of Australia Textile Study Group. Skilled in marketing communications, events and administration with local government, arts and culture and humanitarian sector
Rosalie is taking her talents, interest in arts, culture and travel and emerging as a social entrepreneur in marketing communications, events and retail sector. She is taking her zest for textiles and branding it as Trésor Textiles.
Aesthetic and quality oriented, Trésor Textiles seeks out affordable hand crafted products derived from natural sources that meet ethical standards of design and productions.
Products include fashion accessories, homewares, decorative wallhangings, health and beauty.
We represent artisan enterprises, studio workshops and individual artists in developing countries to enhance their lives through fair prices, learning and creative woven artistry.
Trésor Textiles seeks to raise awareness of the production cycle of natural fibres, natural dyes and handwoven fabrics with an understanding that each culture is different and rich in techniques, design, style, colour in the production of textiles.