The ever popular checkers game that is so neat and compact. Great for travelling or for practical reasons when a non bulky game is needed to amuse the children. This game is extra fun because instead of pieces, cotton designed bumble bee and ladybirds are the pieces.
The base of the game is made with eco-friendly jute material. The cotton checked material pattern of alternating lime and dark green squares has been sewn onto the jute material base. Attached is a green zipped pocket holding the cute ladybird and bumble bee pieces. . There will be no loose pieces after the game has been played- they can be neatly packed away into the zipped bag.
Checkers Mat is approx. 46 cms by 46 cms.
Zipped pocket to hold ladybirds and bumble bees is 14 cms width and 17 cms length.
Presentation Cotton Drawstring bag is approx. 21cms width by 27cms length.
Handmade and purchased from the fair trade organization, YWCA Craft Centre, Bangladesh. The YWCA Craft centres are located in the capital Dhaka, and also in Kalijong and Savar villages. About 450 ladies, many uneducated and previously destitute are employed by the YWCA. Benefits include a compulsory 10% savings programme, interest free loans and health and legal support.
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