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Shine The Light

BY Lisa Lindblad

August 23, 2017

I am always energized by the bi-annual Javits Center show that features a staggering array of products for the home, lifestyle and gift.  My favorite floor includes the global handmade objects that attest to creativity, cultural diversity, passion and pride.  One of my favorite booths this year showcased these marvelous solar lights that, seriously, can change the world.  And they are beautifully designed.

The majority of the world needs to have light, which is one of the most basic and fundamental human needs. It is still astounding that 1.6 billion people today do not have access to safe and sustainable light and rely on kerosene to light their world at night. The absence of light for the majority of the world’s population has had catastrophic ramifications on our local and global environment, and so we are all interconnected through light and, also, though the absence of it.

The SolarPuff is a little lantern with a HUGE impact invented by Alice Min Soo Chun.  It is a patented solar flatpack + origami expandable lantern designed with high performance fabric material that is specifically engineered for durability, flexibility and adaptability.  It is waterproof, and it is the lightest solar lantern on the market.

When a customer buys a SolarPuff ™ at 25.00$US, Solight-Design subsidizes a SolarPuff ™ to someone in an underserved region by working with Non Government Organizations as well as with local communities.
Light..let’s change lives.

http://www.solight-design.com/

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