HAPPY ART MASK - CITRUS CHEETAH

¥3,080
Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.
Description

[ECO TIPS]
✔︎ Fairtrade
✔︎ Support poverty reduction
✔︎ Animal welfare

Wearable art!

A fashionable and fun Kangarui original print handmade in Japan; a three-dimensional cloth mask that is easy to use.

[BUY ONE DONATE ONE]
Kakuma Refugee camp in Northern Kenya accommodates around 196,000 registered refugees and asylum-seekers today.  Artist and founder Rui met a very talented fashion designer, Samir from Kakuma Refugee camp, early 2020 at a fashion workshop. His passion and dream of creating modern, stylish clothes for other refugees caught Rui’s attention. Since March 2020, the Kenyan government has required everyone to wear masks in public spaces. Samir, a fellow refugee from the DRC has been using his talent to contribute to his community. He makes and distributes masks to those who cannot afford to buy them at his shop.  

By purchasing a mask from Kangarui, you will be supporting this cause. For each mask purchased, you will be donating a vibrant colored African textile mask made by Samir to a refugee in Kakuma camp.  

[FEATURES]
- Two-ply 100% cotton cloth
- String: Nylon/Polyurethane
- The inner pocket has an opening from both ends for a filter.  
- There is a wire pocket on the nose.
- Please reuse the package as a mask holder.

[SPECS]
- Adult (Medium size) : Height 14.5cm (center) x Width 21cm
- Handmade; therefore the size may be slightly different.
- Made in : Japan

[CARE INSTRUCTIONS]
- Please wash and iron before use
- This is not a medical-grade mask and is not intended as a replacement for medical-grade equipment or other recommended measures to stop the community spread of any viruses.
- Dark colored items may fade slightly after repeated washing.
- Use a neutral detergent for washing, and do not use bleach.

BRAND STORY

An Ethical Lifestyle brand created by Rui, an artist born in Japan and raised in Kenya, that reflects her amazing life experience in Kenya on prints.

Inspired by Kenyan wilderness, colorful colors and wildlife art are Kangarui's original style, featuring a perfect match between handwritten elements and digitally processed photographs. A unique and modern collection with animal and nature motifs found in East Africa. Japanese cushion covers and pouches made with high quality digital prints, durable Kenyan melamine plates, East African fair trade cotton T-shirts with design pockets, colorful cover recycled paper notes and African cloth titles They have a lineup of beautiful and fun designs that will make you feel good just by holding them, such as T-shirts and handmade masks with an original design that emphasizes functionality. They want people to get to know Kenya's wonderful wildlife through Kangarui and spread the positive image of Africa to the world!

Kangarui support activities to protect elephants from poaching through the NPO "Tear of African Elephant" (https://www.taelephants.org). They will also be participating in a rescue project for the endangered Mountain Bongo and is also involved in a charity delivering masks to the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya.

OUR TIPS

The first time we saw the brand was at a pop up in Tokyo. As I was waiting my turn at Starbucks with my reusable bottle to get my coffee, the colorful products of Kangarui at a nearby store really stood out. True to their concept, Kangarui is an ethical lifestyle brand that reflects the founder's amazing life experience in Kenya and we love that they want people to get to know Kenya's wonderful wildlife through Kangarui and spread the positive image of Africa. These handmade masks are an original design that emphasizes functionality and at the same time are just so colorful and makes you happy!

[BUY ONE DONATE ONE]
Kakuma Refugee camp in Northern Kenya accommodates around 196,000 registered refugees and asylum-seekers today. By purchasing a mask from Kangarui, you will be supporting this cause. For each mask purchased, you will be donating a vibrant colored African textile mask made by Samir to a refugee in Kakuma camp.

SHOPPING GUIDE
[Product Price]

Price shown is Japanese consumption tax included.

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[Packaging] 

In our commitment to sustainability, we will continue to work with recycled materials or materials that do not harm the planet.

Our wrapping paper and boxes are made by recycled products.  

We have adopted the use of zero-waste packaging, "stible" for delivery. stible is a new packaging service that enables the return and reuse of delivery packaging easily by customers. By reusing the containers, it saves resources and reduces waste and CO2 emissions. Borderless Creations is working together to solve the problem of wasteful shipping methods for brands, consumers, and the planet.

Due to various circumstances, there are cases where we cannot send via stible even if selected. For items that cannot be packaged in stible, we will continue to use letter pack, cardboard, compostable bags, etc.

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[Shipping]

Shipping fee changes depending on delivery regions (*tax included)

1) Non standard size (定形外郵便):

Japan Nationwide ¥300


** ** Up to 29 cm (width)/4 cm (thickness) according to general post standards
** Package will be sent through Japan Post mailbox

2) Yu-Pack Parcel (ゆうパック):

Tokyo

Kanto, Koushin-etsu, Hokuriku, To-kai

Tohoku Kinki
¥700 ¥700 ¥700 ¥800
Chugoku, Shikoku Kyushu Hokkaido Okinawa
¥900 ¥1,050 ¥1,050 ¥1,100

3) Ecohai delivery: 

Tokyo ¥530

*In order to contribute to CO2 reduction, delivery regions have been limited to only Tokyo
*If the package to be sent is less than 80cm (total of 3 sides), you will be able to select Ecohai
*Delivery time cannot be specified.
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[Oversea delivery]

Please note that we do not deliver overseas at the moment.

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[Delivery]

Ordered items will usually ship within 5 business days after your credit card has been authorized or after we receive your bank deposit. 

Some areas such as remote islands may take days to deliver. Please note that some products may take some time before shipping.

In order to reduce CO2 emissions from shipping as much as possible, orders received by Thursday will be shipped on Friday. If the shipping day coincides with a public holiday, the shipment will be sent on a weekday before the public holiday. We will notify you by email when the product is shipped.

Goods will be delivered in Japan Post Yu-Packet or Yu-Pack Parcel depending on delivery location and weight of goods.
The delivery address is only within Japan.

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[Returns and Exchanges]

Returns and exchanges has to be done within 14 days after your delivery. The return cost is either deducted from the refund (if we handle the shipping) or paid by the customer.

If you decide to return your purchase, start by sending an e-mail to contact@borderlesscreations.com. Add your order number as the subject of the e-mail. 

We will refuse returns if any of the following apply:

  • 14 days have passed since the product arrived
  • If the tag attached to the product is separated or lost
  • If there is evidence of previous use 
  • Some of the items or accessories are missing
  • When there is a shortage of wrapping supplies such as boxes, cloth bags, shopping bags, etc.
  • If the packaging for accessories, smartphone case, etc. is opened
  • Recycled or upcycled products may be imperfections because of its handmade nature.
  • Other products that we determine cannot be returned or exchanged
All deliveries are carbon neutral
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