These are the women who hand-knit our wonderful Toockies products. They are hard-working, beautiful women trying to survive with dignity. Working with them is our way of contributing to the greater good.


Each of these women has a wish. Every Toockies purchase helps to make their wishes come true.

Read about their wishes below.

 

Lavinia Trade is showing the women who is a part of the project in 2019 and to this date.

If you can’t find the name that is written on your Toockies product, please search for it here: www.toockies.com/the-artisans

Ajmera Bibi_Lauhati

Ajmera Bibi
To run my big family smoothly

Alekjan Bibi_Lauhati

Alekjan Bibi
I work for my daughters higher education

Anita Das JMN03

Anita Das
Earn extra money for family

Anupama Panda Das_JMN02

Anupama Panda Das
I work for carry to my own expenses

Anwara Bibi 2_Lauhati

Anwara Bibi
To help my family

Anwara Bibi_Lauhati

Anwara Bibi
I want to work to earn some money

Asha adhikary_karkai

Asha Adhikary
Want to expand own expenses by myself, and want bright future

Babita Bibi_Lauhati

Babita Bibi
To give better life for my children

Bastima Bibi 2_Lauhati

Bastima Bibi
Husband low income, I work for my family.

Bharati Sing_Asti

Bharati Sing
Husband incomeless, I work for running my family.

Chandana Das JMN01

Chandana Das
I work for fulfil my children requirement

Chandi rani das_karkai

Chandi Rana Das
I work for my family expenses

Dipali dey_Asti

Dipali Dey
I work for my daughters higher education

Farida Bibi_2_Lauhati

Jesmina Bibi
I want to work for my children higher education

Farida Bibi_Lauhati

Farida Bibi
Husband does not take care properly, I work for myself

Firoza Bibi_Lauhati

Firoza Bibi
My husband’s pay is very small. I can’t raise my children or afford their education so I work.

Gopa bhattacharya_karkai

Gopa Bhattacharya
To give better life for my children

Gouri acharya_karkai

Gouri Acharya
Husband does not pay anything

Ila rani kandar_Salmara

Ila Rani Kandar
I work for my bright future

Isma Bibi_Lauhati

Isma Bibi
Husband died, I want to bring up my children.

Jahnara Bibi_Lauhati

Jahnara Bibi
I work for my own expenses

Jesmina Bibi_Lauhati

Gouri acharya
Husband does not pay anything

Jhumpa Bibi_Lauhati

Jhumpa Bibi
I work so I don’t have to ask my father for pocket money. Also to help meet my family’s needs.

Jyotsna sing_Asti

Jyotsna Sing
I work for my family expenses

Khadija Bibi_Lauhati

Khadija Bibi
Want to pay my own expenses by myself and help my father

Krishna samai_Asti

Krishna Samai
I want to fulfil my dream

Mafusa Bibi_Lauhati

Mafusa Bibi
I want to work for the saving money in a bank for my future

Manasi Sing _ Asti

Manasi Sing
I want to do anything so that I can earn some thing

Manu roy_karkai

Manu Roy
To maintain my family

Mina samai_Asti

Mina Samai
Arrange money for a good moment

Mithu sing_Asti

Mithu Sing
I want to work for my own future

Mousumi samai_Asti

Mousumi Samai
I want to fulfil my dream

Nabanita das_Karkai

Nabanita Das
For my bright future

Namita rout_karkai

Namita Rout
I work for self dependent

Namita sing_Asti

Namita Sing
I want to work for my children better education

Nasim Banu Bibi 2_Lauhati

Nasim Banu Bibi
I work for my own expenses

Pampa roy_karkai

Pampa Roy
To fulfil my own wish

Pratima mishra_karkai

Pratima Mishra
To give better life for my children

Priyanka mandal_karkai

Priyanka Mandal
I want to work to help my mother

Priyanka mistri_karkai

Priyanka Mistri
I work for my children better lifestyle

Rabiya Bibi 2_Lauhati

Rabiya Bibi
My family total earning very little bit

Rejina Bibi_Lauhati

Rejina Bibi
Husband incomeless, I work for running my family.

Rita pandit_karkai

Rita Pandit
I work for my family member treatment

Rojina Bibi_Lauhati

Rojina Bibi
To purchase all things for my family

Rokiya Bibi 2_Lauhati

Rokiya Bibi
I work for my own expenses

Ruma Maity_Asti

Ruma Maity
To admit my son to a better school for best education

Rumicha Bibi_Lauhati

Rumicha Bibi
I am poor I want to run my family

Runa Bibi_Lauhati

Runa Bibi
Husband incomeless, I work for running my family

Saira Bibi_Lauhati

Saira Bibi
I work to help my husband as he has no work

Sampa Das_JMN05

Sampa Das
I work so I can stand on my own two feet

Samima Bibi_Lauhati

Samima Bibi
For my bright future

Saraswati sing_Asti

Saraswati Sing
I work for my future savings

Shefali Sing_ Asti

Shefali Sing
To give better life for my children

Sufiya Bibi_Lauhati

Sufiya Bibi
To give better life for my children

Suparna das_Karkai

Suparna Das
I work for myself

Suranjana bhattacharya_karkai

Suranjana Bhattacharya
Poor, if I don’t work we do not eat. Want to pay own expenses by myself

Tanushree bhunia_Asti

Tanushree Bhunia
Want to work for my children’s education

Usha hazra_karkai

Usha Hazra
I work for my family expenses