Robert Burns fabric beaded decoration
Beautiful handmade fabric decoration of Robert Burns, based on the full length portrait by Alexander Nasmyth in the National Galleries of Scotland Collection. This plush decoration is made with intricate beading and embroidery work. The Scottish poet is dressed in a velveteen coat and comes holding a red, red rose.
This fair trade decoration is produced by Saint Nicolas. For over 25 years Saint Nicholas have worked with a Christian charity in Thailand to help disadvantaged women find work in their community, today some 200 skilled women work at home sewing St Nicolas decorations, and many of them have been doing so for more than 10 years.