Jan 30 event – Silent Auction Goodies

A sneak peak at some of the items that will be available for your bids at my event on January 30, 2016.  The price of some items range range from as low as $5 up to $100 – something for everyone!

All items are donated, 100% of the proceeds go to the ongoing needs of SIRC.

See you there.

Beautiful Nak wool blanket

Cozy Nak wool blanket

Selection of knitted & felted items by Nepali artisans

Selection of knitted and felted items by Nepali artisans

Hand embroidered Nepali pashmina

Stunning colours! A hand-embroidered Nepali pashmina

Selection of Nepali spices

For the cook in the house! A variety of Nepali spices

Handknitted cardigans by Cathy Bruce

Beautiful handknit cardigans by Bowen’s very own Cathy Bruce


Selection of Nepali jewellery

A selection of Nepali jewelery – some bold items, some delicate pieces – suiting all palates!

Selection of colourful Nepali pashminas

A colourful array of Nepali pashminas. I have pashminas in more muted colours too.

Laguiole wine opener

For the home sommelier – a Laguiole wine opener

Meditation set blessed by a Lama

A meditation set witha scroll of wise words from the Dalai Lama, prayer flags, mala beads and incense – all blessed by a Lama at the Boudhnath Stupa, Kathmandu

Coach bag with brass trim

Black Coach bag with brass trim, generously donated by Chris Malcolm

Wallhanging of typical Nepali village

Lovely handwoven wall hanging of a typical Nepali rural village.


About Kate Coffey

After 25+ years in the investment management industry, I packed in my job and spent 2014 living and working in Nepal and Bangladesh, and visited some other places in between. It took me on a journey I did not expect, had me fall in love with Nepal and it's people, and become inspired at the work of Spinal Injury Rehabilitation Centre (SIRC) located 2 hours east of Kathmandu in the Sanga foothills. Since 2014, I have continued my warm relationship with SIRC and worked closely with my friends there in the aftermath of the 2015 earthquakes to date. This blog initially started out as a travelogue of sorts to keep friends and family worldwide updated while I was off on my travels in 2014. Since then it has morphed into a life story of the many places I have lived and worked and of the wonderful people I have met along the way. I hope you enjoy.
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  1. Pingback: Mark your calendars – January 30, 2016! | Bowen to Bangladesh

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