The Makers | Basket making in Bangladesh

The Makers | Basket making in Bangladesh

Maison Bengal now works with over two thousand women throughout Bangladesh, each one in their home environment, enabling them to care for as well as financially support their families

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The Makers | Swedish Hand Drawn Brushes

The Makers | Swedish Hand Drawn Brushes

The brushes that we sell at reste are made by Swedish company Iris Hantverk. The company has a very interesting story to tell, one which gives 'hand made' a new meaning.

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The Makers | Carving a place in history

The Makers | Carving a place in history

The knife industry is a tradition in Solsona, Spain, that dates back to the 16th Century

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The Makers | Traditional shawls worn by Mexican cowboys

The Makers | Traditional shawls worn by Mexican cowboys

The wool blankets supplied by Mexchic are made in the beautiful mountainous, pine-tree filled region of Central Mexico using the highest quality virgin wool.

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The Makers | Fair Trade ceramics

The Makers | Fair Trade ceramics

The regular employment means that the artisans have enough funds to make improvements such as installing electricity and running water in their homes as well as making a few small luxury purchases such as televisions and bicycles to help with transport to work.

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The Makers | Conjuring up the coast

The Makers | Conjuring up the coast

The colours, the layering of the glazes and the speckled clay in her work, conjure up days on the beach, the movement of the waves and the sand beneath your feet.

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The Makers | A mix of traditional processes and modern thinking

The Makers | A mix of traditional processes and modern thinking

Chris launched the business in January 2015 with his goal to enrich people's routines and rituals on a daily basis.

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The Makers | Hand-poured soy candles

The Makers | Hand-poured soy candles

through a process called hydrogenation which changes it from liquid oil to a solid.

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The Makers | Handthrown terracotta plant pots

The Makers | Handthrown terracotta plant pots

Unlike today’s terracotta pots, these pots were fired at high temperatures and as a result have survived years of harsh winters.

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The Makers | Mango wood in the kitchen

The Makers | Mango wood in the kitchen

The mango tree has been a constant presence in India and provided food and wood for centuries.

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The Makers | Linen production in Lithuania

The Makers | Linen production in Lithuania

Traditional flax growing and linen production techniques are a significant part of Lithuanian heritage.

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