People in St Bride’s are so appreciative and supportive - last week when I brought along our advent wreath, lots of people liked it, which I was really pleased about, writes Trish, one of our Traidcraft fair trade volunteers:
They particularly commented on the heather coloured candles I'd hesitated over buying because they seemed a bit pricey.
The four smooth frosted-effect candles, together with a white one for Christmas Day, have come all the way from Indonesia where they are made by Wax Industri from materials that are designed to be kind to the earth and to burn cleanly. They don't contain paraffin, animal based products or artificial fragrances.
Wax Industri are a fair trade company with strong ethics - I particularly like their focus on simplicity – they announce their dedication to
On their website they say: