Fair Trade Products & Gifts for ethically conscious consumers who believe that artisans, farmers and producers have the right to a living wage and deserve to be treated with dignity and respect. That's what we believe in. As a proud member of a Fair Trade Association named the Fair Trade Federation or FTF, we support workers rights, human rights and social justice by offering fair trade products for ethical shoppers.
We are third party verified to follow all Fair Trade Principles prescribed by the FTF and the World Fair Trade Organization or WFTO. This includes; Create Opportunities for Economically and Socially Marginalized Producers, Develop Transparent and Accountable Relationships, Build Capacity, Promote Fair Trade, Pay Promptly and Fairly, Support Safe and Empowering Working Conditions, Ensure the Rights of Children, Cultivate Environmental Stewardship and Respect Cultural Identity. We support ethical marketing in International Trade and work with cooperatives in developing countries to represent the diverse cultures of artisans in Asia, Africa, Latin America, Middle East and the United States.
Throughout the supply chain, Members do not support human or child trafficking, exploitative child labor, sweatshops, forced or slave labor. Members promote safe and healthy work conditions; workplaces free from discrimination and promote gender equality.
Fair Trade encourages sustainability through environmentally sustainable practices and our clothing and accessories are often made from organic cotton, silk, alpaca wool and felted silk. Our artisans reuse, reclaim, and recycle materials wherever possible to create beautiful vintage and repurposed handcrafts.
The Fair Trade Products & Gifts we offer include unique handmade Organic Fair Trade Clothing and Women's Accessories. We also offer a wide variety of Hats, Gloves and Scarves. Our talented artisans create handmade Handbags as well as trendy and elegant Purses and Shoes. If you're looking for Slippers, Robes or Kimonos we have a wide selection to choose from as well. We import fashion forward Jewelry including Necklaces, Bracelets and Earrings. We complete our collection with a many styles of Rings, Beads and Pins.
In Home Décor we have a stunning Art including Haitian Metal Sculptures made from Oil Drum, Carvings made of Kisii Stone from Kenya and Onyx from Pakistan, Alabaster from Egypt, Tagua Nut from Ecuador, Olive Wood from Africa, Albesia Wood from Indonesia and Sheesham Wood from India. We import Textiles and Tapestries representing indigenous craftsmanship such as Batik and Block Printing from India, Mudcloth Fabric from Africa, Weavers from Peru and hand crocheted crafts from Guatemala. The Tree of Life is represented in many forms such as Woven Jute or Woven Sheep Wool. We have many one of a kind Namibian and Ugandan Baskets in addition to African Market Baskets. From Silk Lamps to Paper Lanterns, Vases, Candles and Mercury Glass we have your decor covered. For the Garden or Outdoor Patio we have Pottery, Felt Birdhouses and Coconut Bird Feeders. Wind chimes and Mobiles made from Capiz Shell or Bamboo.
Our hand-crafted indigenous musical instruments include Djembe Drums and Bajana Drums, Marimbas and Shakers that would impress any percussionist. We stock Flutes and Xylophones and even Singing Bowls to complete our World Music section. For the children in your life we have Toys and Kites, Labyrinths and Puzzle Boxes and a wide variety of Books and Games. Our favorite being the Galimoto Push Toy. We have certified Fair Trade products such as Fair Trade Coffee and Tea, Fair Trade Chocolate and Olive Oil that carry the Fairtrade certification label from Fairtrade International, FLO or Fair Trade USA, Transfair.
The sale of our fair trade products & gifts improve the livelihood of disadvantaged artisans and empower workers in Third World Countries. Your purchases help pay for food, education, healthcare and housing for those who would otherwise lack opportunity for a stable income.