Bright nativity figures made in Vietnam are shaped from circles of
recycled newsprint. The Holy Family depict the spirit of Christmas. Decorative only. Keep out of reach of
Adapted from a traditional basket-making technique,
this set is made using recycled magazines and posters discarded from a
printing company. Artisans in Vietnam, form paper
into flat strips, dip them in a glue mixture and hang them to dry. After
this they re-wet strips and coil them into forms. The strips are
held together with glue, forming sturdy figures.