These biodegradable handmade suitcase urns will break down in the earth or in water. It is totally environmental friendly and can be personalised in any way you think suitable – choose your loved one’s favourite destinations and you can have them inscribed on the travel stickers on the case, the luggage label can have the name and dates to completely personalise the suitcase urn. This is the perfect send-off for the avid traveller in your life. They look incredible.
The materials the artist uses are carefully selected to be perfect for green funerals. They are toxin free, organic & compostable. Over time they break down naturally in earth & water, without causing environmental harm. She chooses materials with care – unbleached recycled paper, print-free recycled packaging & VOC free PVA & wallpaper paste, both non-toxic. Sometimes other natural materials are added in (e.g. powdered chalk, linseed oil).
The decorative finishes are also kind to the environment: plant based (cotton, sisal, leaves, flowers…) or even mineral (sand, tiny pebbles, clay…). For colour work,she prefers casein paint & earth colours.
They have the capacity to hold the ashes of one adult.
As these beautiful items are completely handmade please allow 4 – 6 weeks for delivery. If you need the item for a specific date please contact us on [email protected] and we will speak to the carpenter involved and do our best to arrange this for you.
Tell us how you would like it to look, but don’t worry we will be in touch to make sure it is exactly as you want it.