Sweet and cuddly, this polar bear plush toy is hand-knit by artisans in Njoro, Kenya.
About Kenana Knitters: Founded in 1998 in Njoro, Kenya, by Patricia Nightingale to help provide women in the community a source of income using their spinning and knitting skills. Kenana Knitters was founded on the premise of “changing lives stitch by stitch." Currently, Kenana supports over 300 knitters as well as over 200 spinners who hand spin the wool into yarn using recycled bicycle wheels made into spinning wheels. Kenana Knitters also offers adult literacy classes as well as health and welfare clinics to their community.
-Knitted wool, hypoallergenic polyester hollow fiber
-Hand-wash in warm water, squeeze the water out, lie flat to dry
-Do not tumble dry or iron
-Handmade; variance in appearance may occur