Felt is a process where a kind of cloth made by rolling and pressing wool or another suitable textile accompanied by the application of moisture or heat, which causes the constituent fibers to mat together to create a smooth surface.
Nepal has a significant history of making products from felt. But due to the dependency of raw material to other country, we are using wool from European market. Most of our products are daily utilities base products such as shoes, table ware, home decor and accessories. We, Mahaguthi are providing design support, market excess and financial support to uplift our felt artisans. Most of our artisans are women from marginalized community of Nepal.
Felt has a long history and is the oldest form of cloth. As a material for clothing, footwear, rugs and even tents. Today, felt is in many craft projects. Felt uses of production are to produce slippers, decoration items, purses, shoes and many other products.
About Christmas Decoration
A Christmas decoration is any of several types of ornamentation. It is for Christmastime and the greater holiday season. The traditional colors of Christmas are pine green, snow white, and heart red. Blue and white are to represent winter, or sometimes Hanukkah, which occurs around the same time. The display of Christmas villages is now a tradition in many homes during the season. In addition to that, other traditional decorations include bells, candles, candy canes, garland, stockings, wreaths, snow globes, and angels. Snow sheets are specifically for simulating snow under a tree or village.
About Santa Claus
Santa Claus, also known as Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle, Father Christmas, or simply Santa, is a legendary figure originating in Western Christian culture who is said to bring gifts to the homes of well-behaved children on Christmas Eve and the early morning hours of Christmas Day. Wooden Painted Santa claus shoe is more unique for decorations than normal fiber made ones.
Other Felt Products in Mahaguthi