Our Story

 

Real quality is worth waiting for

 
It takes 40 hours of love and attention to embroider a pair of Woolenstocks. Yet the designs, which blend ancient traditions with modern forms, have taken hundreds of years to evolve.
 
 
 
 
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We value the time it takes to create something special. It takes time, but also talent. We know the women who make your Woolenstocks, and we know the difference you’ve made to their lives.
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“If I met you,” says Chinara, aged 30, who designs Woolenstocks in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, “I’d ask you if my slippers are comfortable when you walk in them. I’d ask you: ‘How do they make you feel?’”
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It’s the talent and craftsmanship of women like Chinara that make your Woolenstocks unique. We want to thank them, by helping other women from poorer parts of the world to improve their lives.
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When you wear Woolenstocks, you’re helping women and girls to get an education, start a business and provide for their families.
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We work with Find Your Feet in remote areas of Africa and Asia, helping families to grow enough food and find long-term solutions to poverty.
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We believe that making a difference – even on a small scale – helps to build societies and make everyone’s lives better.