Pippi House Bracelets and Necklaces.
In order to create a profit for the home and teach the girls about small business skills, they have created these handmade necklaces/wrap-bracelets and hair bobbles, traditionally known as 'shanga'. Each necklace/bracelet represents a value that is instilled in the girls at Pippi house. Each bracelet and necklace costs 10 000 TZs or 5,000 TZs (3.5-1.75GBP), the hairbands are 2,000 TZs (70p GBP) and the proceeds are given directly to the girls.
Pippi House Bags
These bags are created by the girls and sold in our shop, They teach the girls how to sew and how to manage a shop. These are vital skills as the girls then learn information about how to budget money and speak to customers. The bags cost :
phone case & wallet:5,000 TZs (1.75GBP)
Makeup/Clutch bag : 6,000 Tzs (2GBP)
Backpack and Shoulder bag : 25,000 TZs (8.75GBP)
Cross over bag: 15,000 TZs (5.20GBP)
Pippi House decided to use their music studio to there advantage and two CD's, they then sell these CD's in the shop and to their friends. At only 5,000 TZs (1.75GBP) they are a bargain! Click Here to listen to a clip.
The shop is next door to Pippi House so the girls get to work there and develop those vital social skills whilst staying in a safe protected environment. .