This Nkuku mug features a ribbed finish and contrasting two-tone design with an off-white top half and lower natural terracotta base. This is the perfect mug for small coffees or espresso.
These tactile pieces are handmade in southern India as part of a fair-trade project established to provide training and secure employment for men and women from disadvantaged backgrounds. The scheme now employs 40 people and focuses particularly on empowering women in the workplace.
- Dimensions: H 7.5cm x W 8cm x D 8cm
- Care: Dishwasher, microwave and oven safe
Nkuku Mali Ribbed Espresso Coffee Mug
Nkuku works with independent businesses, social projects and co-operatives and builds strong relationships with its suppliers. The company focuses on transparency and makes regular visits to assist with production queries and offer support and advice.
Nkuku works with natural and recycled materials and uses sustainable methods of production. Many of its products are handmade from waste materials left over from other industries including cotton from discarded t-shirts, leather, metals and glass, as well as recycled saris.
Admin waste is also recycled, and recycled boxes are used for trade deliveries where possible. Air freight is kept to a minimum and packaging is reviewed regularly.