Turning Gears Bookends

Authentic Fair Trade Product. Ethically sourced. Handcrafted in India.

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Set your bookshelf in motion with the Turning Gears Bookends from India. Through innovative recycling, artisans of Noah’s Ark fashion these unique bookends from recycled bicycle cranksets. The cost of metals has skyrocketed in recent years, which has had a devastating effect on the local economy and on the lives of metal workers in Moradabad. Noah’s Ark has worked hard to train artisans in using alternative metals and materials.

  • Nickel-plated iron bookends featuring repurposed bicycle cranksets
  • Set of 2
  • Each bookend measures 4Wx3Dx8H inches
  • Includes thin foam pads on bottom
  • Handmade in India

UPC: 732919504859

SKU: 6821450

  • The Makers
    Noah's Ark Int'l Exports

    Noah's Ark Int'l ExportsNoah’s Ark International Exports is a fair trade handicraft marketing organization in Moradabad, India. Most of the artisans are women, who benefit from the fact that they can work from home and maintain their responsibilities for children and household. Read more.

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