Stainless Steel Flatware
Stainless steel - Handcrafted from scrap metal by a group of craftsmen from Pilimathalawa, Kandy.
Made by a community of craftspeople (near Kandy, Sri Lanka), that have been in the trade for generations
Drop in demand for traditional handicrafts has led this crafts community to develop these products
Only a limited number of pieces are available at any one time
May take 7 - 14 days to complete and ship depending on the order
Ideal for homes, restaurants and hotel chains (bulk orders are entertained)
Each of these pieces begin life as discarded metal. These are then sorted and cleaned and melted down. The melting process clears the metal of any impurities. They are then handcrafted by a group of craftsmen and their families. The total number of persons involved is 25.This business has been in operation for three generations. Goodfolks is involved with them to help discover new markets and also provide valuable input on safety, design process and scaling.
The products are made to order and require a time of two weeks from point of order to delivery. Customisation is possible but additional charges may apply.