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A visit to our felt slipper workshop in Nepal

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Last week I visited Nepal, a country I have been returning almost yearly to since 2009, when I first went as a volunteer.   As well as revisiting the orphanage where I originally volunteered and continue to stay in contact with, I paid a visit to the workshop where our felt slippers are made, in the Kathmandu Valley.   I spent time with Ramji, who leads the team of expert crafters who together produce our range of beautiful animal booties which we sell here in Little Beach Boutique.  I made a short film of him talking me through the process, which...

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