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ETK OPTIKS: Artisan Camera Bags with Traditional Handmade Textiles

2 monthes ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Ethnotek has launched its new ETK OPTIKS collection, a series of “socially responsible” camera bags made by artisans using traditional textiles from five countries around the world.
The company partners with artisan villages in Ghana, Guatemala, India, Indonesia, and Vietnam, and sales of the camera bags help sustain employment for villagers working in hand printing, weaving, and embroidery.
“Ethnotek is much more than just a bag; it's a celebration of culture, community and a global movement,” the company states.
The ETK OPTIKS collection consists of three main camera-carrying products...
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