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5 Interesting Facts About Nepal You Might Not Know

5 Interesting Facts About Nepal You Might Not Know

Nepal is a beautiful country rich with history, culture and incredible people. It’s also home to Betterfelt’s company-owned workshop, located in Kathmandu!

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Why Your Cat Deserves a Cat Cave

Why Your Cat Deserves a Cat Cave

Cats love small spaces because it makes them feel safe and secure, as they won’t be exposed to predators. In the wild, those predators would be wolves, but at home . . . it’s the vacuum cleaner. Small, enclosed spaces give them a calm and quiet space to retreat.

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Sole Searching: Finding The Right Pair of Betterfelt Slippers

Sole Searching: Finding The Right Pair of Betterfelt Slippers

At Betterfelt, we offer comfort with a conscience. We offer premium, Fair Trade certified felted wool slippers, all of which are made with care by our skilled artisans in our company factory in Nepal. We offer a variety of sizes and styles for the whole family, all embodying the classic, clean, practical principles of Danish design, keeping your feet warm and dry. All Betterfelt slippers are guaranteed to up the hygge factor by 110% (that’s a scientific fact) wherever you wear them! But how do you choose the pair that’s right for you? Here’s a quick guide to help you...

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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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