Articles — Fair Trade

Women Leading the Way in Fair Trade: Meet Betterfelt Nepalese Partner, Sabina Matangi

Women Leading the Way in Fair Trade: Meet Betterfelt Nepalese Partner, Sabina Matangi

When Sabina Matangi walked into Betterfelt’s workshop in 2014 in Kathmandu, Nepal she knew it was the place she wanted to be. Sabina had experience working as a manager in her previous role, but never had she managed a team like this. “When I first visited the workshop, I was happy and in wonder to see that all the artisans were women,” she said. “I had never worked with such a team.” But it wasn’t just leading a large, all-women team that appealed to Sabina, it was also the ability to change women’s lives. In a country where it’s already...

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What it means to be Fair Trade certified

What it means to be Fair Trade certified

At Betterfelt, our mission extends beyond just making great footwear — We also want to better the world and honour the traditions and lives of the artisans who make our outstanding products.

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Meet Liz and Jakob, creating a Betterfelt world with Fair Trade certified wool felt slippers

Meet Liz and Jakob, creating a Betterfelt world with Fair Trade certified wool felt slippers

Meet the innovators behind the Betterfelt brand – Liz Wirth and Jakob Lykke,  leaders in producing the best Fair Trade certified wool felt products.

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