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Walter Table Centre

$99
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These table centers marry form and function. Bought individually, they are also modular allowing you to create extraordinary and adaptable patterns across your dining room table.

Afghan Walnut Wood 31cmx24cm


Care

Clean by wiping with a damp rag lightly, then towel drying completely. Not dishwasher safe. Avoid prolonged exposure to liquids.

Shipping

* For addresses in the UK estimated delivery for first class post is 3-5 business days. Tracked and signed postage is 1-2 business days.

* International shipping is available to all destinations. Estimated delivery: 2-5 business days (Europe) Estimated delivery: 5-12 business days (rest of the world)
* ISHKAR is not responsible for customs duties or taxes on international shipments, nor is it responsible for delays associated with the import process.
* ISHKAR is not responsible for replacing non-tracked items lost in transit.

Returns

* We will be happy to offer a full refund (excluding shipping) on items returned within 14 days of receipt of delivery. 
* Returned items must be unworn, unwashed and undamaged products purchased directly from ISHKAR.com. 
* Proof of purchase is required. 
* For defective, damaged or incorrect items, please notify us within five days of delivery in order to receive a refund/exchange.
* Email us at contact@ishkar.com to organise the return.  


The Craftsmen

Mostafa always looked up to his grandfather - a master craftsmen who worked with wood. As soon as Mostafa returned to Afghanistan  from Pakistan after the Taliban fell, he signed up for a three year woodworking course at Turquoise Mountain. Five years on and Mostafa runs his own successful woodworking business. 

The Designer

Former head designer for India Mahdavi, Marie-Victoire Winkler has recently founded her own design practice. Growing up between Paris, Berlin and Rome, her work draws inspiration from a wide variety of creative worlds. 


Inspiration

In 2016 Marie Victoire visited Afghanistan to create "the Walter table center" inspired by modern drawings of the Bauhaus School founded by Walter Gropius.

Impact

On top of the amount we pay the artisans, a further 5% goes towards the Turquoise Mountain Foundation. Turquoise Mountain supports Afghan artisans by providing them with three years of technical training, as well as a full range of business support following graduation