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Janine Der Bogosian

India Needs Our Help...

The daily new case rate for COVID-19 in India is higher than anywhere else in the world, with the virus sweeping through the country ruthlessly. There is one death from the virus every FIVE minutes. In light of this devastating surge, LUCINE will be donating 20% of all profits now through Sunday (5/2) to Give India, a non-profit organization that provides urgent relief supplies, oxygen tanks, food and essentials to those in dire need. Everything on the site applies; no code needed at checkout.We have all been touched by the Indian culture in a beautiful way and it"s imperative that...


AFRICA: From East to West ☀️

Janine Der Bogosian

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AFRICA: From East to West ☀️

Introducing Africa Collection, our newest curation of woven Bolga baskets & sisal bags handmade by incredible artisans. This collection features baskets made by weavers in the Bolgatanga region of Ghana (the birthplace of the “Bolga” basket) and sisal bags made by the Rural Kamba women in Kenya. These bags are made using sisal or tough elephant grass dyed in an array of colors. Each basket stands up to use over time and remain functional and beautiful for years. From start to finish, the process of making a single woven basket can take an entire week. Many weavers sell their baskets...


ARMENIA totes for our sisters

Janine Der Bogosian

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ARMENIA totes for our sisters

As an Armenian owned brand, we"ve always wanted to create an ARMENIA collection. Sadly we had to cancel our scheduled trip to Armenia earlier this year (because 2020) to source and create artisan made goodies. We"ll reschedule as soon as we can, but in the meantime have created a mini capsule collection of canvas tote bags featuring Armenian illustration artwork, done by yours truly!A portion of proceeds from this tote will be donated to Kooyrigs, a digital (and real life) safe space dedicated to promoting education & providing resources to women around the world. Kooyrigs is gearing towards opening their first ever Kooyrigs...


Beirut Disaster Relief Fundraiser

Janine Der Bogosian

Beirut Disaster Relief Fundraiser

THANK YOU to everyone to purchased from us during our emergency fundraiser for Beirut earlier this month. With your help, we were able to donate all profits from 8/7 to 8/9 to Impact Lebanon, a non-profit organization pursing initiatives to provide aid for those affected by the catastrophe in Beirut. We also made an additional contribution to Armenian Relief Society, an independent, non-governmental and non-sectarian organization which serves the humanitarian needs of the Armenian people, in this case within the community in Beirut.We will continue to do all we can to help humanitarian causes across the globe and thank you for your support,...


Black Lives Matter 🧡

Janine Der Bogosian

Black Lives Matter 🧡

If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. -Desmond Tutu // We’re a small business but will always do what we can to contribute to justice and equality. In an effort to show our everlasting solidarity, 30% of all our profits this month will go to Black Lives Matter. We always have and always will stand by our Black brothers and sisters, especially in light of the current and existing movement.Black lives matter - yesterday, today, tomorrow and every single day after that. 🧡 

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