Doug is a fashion accessory in the shape of a cloud.
But really, he's much, much more than that!
Hand-made by women from the cotton farming communities in India from recycled fabrics, he gives them courage & brings them money too.
He's more than an accessory; Doug is a SYMBOL of their struggles & their strengths; of their hopes & freedom. Doug is their silver lining.
(Keep reading below to know where the name Doug comes from.)
FYI, the name “Doug” comes from the word “Dhug”, which means "cloud" in the local language of the farmers (Marathi).
These clouds are such an integral part of these farmers' lives and well-being, it's the perfect choice as the symbol of their story. And Doug is the hero of this story!