Calypso Chile was created by Marcela Cofre and her family in 1996 with the designs being inspired by a combination of Chilean traditions and nature.
Using our hand work to bring incomes to support our family and the families that are our collaborators. Our workshop as a brick fair trade movement, promote aware for social respect and environmental protect as well.
All of Calypso's pieces are hand crafted by glass artisans with over 20 years of experience. Each product is made from a combination of saved window glass and recycled bottles that are picked up and cared for by trash collectors in Santiago, Chile.
Calypso believes in Fair Trade as a basic human right, so all of our collaborators are treated with the respect and fairness that they deserve.
Calypso creates things from glass and turns it into a passionate lifestyle
Being a family of artisans, based on sustainability, committed to our collaborators and community and environmental respect as well.
Providing a decent workplace, in which sufficient resources can be achieved for their development and the collaborators.
What we want: Continue living happily in a sustainable way :) .Continue collaborating promoting and growing the Fair Trade market in Chile .Continue promoting exportable supply of artisanal products under the concept of Fair Trade in Chile, has the opportunity to reach directly to potential buyers from the beginning of the production chain, with a fair and transparent participation ,sharing our experience to other small producers.
Calypso is proud of giving you the opportunity to wear chilean, hand crafted creations, and we hope that supporting local industries by continuing to buy our products is something you will be proud of too.
We are here to show you that artisans can make it, but not without your continued support.
Thank you for keeping us going
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