Down to the wire but don’t want to order from you-know-where? You’ve come to the right place. Our curated collection of one-of-a-kind goods ships fast, but each item was made slow by artisan partners in communities around the globe.
Skip the mass produced toys and give your kiddo a unique gift worthy of his or her one-of-a-kind creativity. From handmade pens and notebooks just begging to become dream journals to soft, sustainably made pillows that will brighten any playroom or bedroom, these fun fair trade finds are sweet and upbeat.
From stylish accessories that pop in this fresh accent color to home goods that glisten with a trendy rose gold tint, these curated goods are all handmade by artisans in communities around the globe — for uniquely vibrant presents that will continue to bring comfort and joy all year round.
Whether your guy’s a globetrotter or a daily commuter, the perfect present adds a dose of handmade comfort to his travels. From the ideal weekender bag sustainably crafted from responsibly sourced leather to one-of-a-kind dopp kits detailed with hand block-printed patterns, this collection of fair trade artisan goods is curated with the ethical go-getter in mind.
Anne Sage is one of our oldest and most devoted supporters. This in-demand designer, stylist, and author is revered for her distinctly simple and elevated style. What fans may not know is that she is a longtime lover of fair trade fashion who lives her values
This season, take a walk on the wild side and indulge their inner animal with a consciously crafted creature. Beautifully handmade from ethical, sustainable and even hypoallergenic materials, this artisan edit goes way beyond the usual suspects and is the perfect way to introduce your little one to llamas, lions and zebras and — oh, my!
Skip the fast fashion version of holiday cheer and opt for handmade creations in red, green and metallic — all made with sustainably sourced materials by artisan partners in communities around the globe.
One of our favorite bloggers, Erin Loechner, founder of Design for Mankind, was kind enough to share her own personal story with us. A former fashion stylist, Erin is now a style writer and fan of all things artisan made, fair trade, slow, and ethical.
Whether you’re looking for the perfect host present or trying to find a great gift for that loved one who just loves entertaining, these beautifully handcrafted goods — sustainably produced and made with heart by artisans around the globe — add warmth and soul to any home.
Our Colombia edit is curated in collaboration with three brands raising the bar when it comes to social impact as well as style impact. These unique items are all from our partners Mola Sasa, Hilo Sagrado and Makua, whose unique designs celebrate the country’s diverse craft tradition while helping to foster peace and prosperity in the region.
What to get that friend who’s always on the go? These first-class gifts are lovingly handmade with a jetset attitude, infused with wanderlust and crafted in local artisan communities using generations-old techniques.
This season’s must-have gifts are ethical, unique twists on holiday classics. Our edit of holiday heroes is full of great ideas that bring sustainable sourcing and fair trade processes to the kinds of presents anyone would be thrilled to find under the tree — starting with handcrafted, luxurious soft, cruelty-free alpaca slippers that blow old-fashioned house shoes out of the water.
When it’s time to slip into something a little more comfortable, we’ll always reach for our Vejas. These impeccably crafted, incredibly chic shoes fuse style and sustainability so seamlessly that even fashion icon Meghan Markle — the Duchess of Sussex herself — was recently seen sporting a pair.
Our Andean edit brings together one-of-a-kind finds handcrafted by masterful makers in remote areas of Ecuador, Southern Peru and Chilean Patagonia, from Calcurrupe to Puerto Varas. In addition to showing reverence for a heritage of craftsmanship, these products showcase deep respect for local materials and sustainable, responsibly prepared resources. Case in point: alpaca fur, the cruelty-free wool of an animal long revered throughout South America.
Our India edit celebrates revered traditional techniques in handmade, fairtrade designs that add flair and individuality to any look. It also represents the good that ethical, slow-crafted fashion can do in a region where dangerous “sweatshops” and badly-run factories have been responsible for horrific human rights abuses and environmental damage.
This season it’s all about letting your radiant self shine in vibrant jewel-tone hues with an elevated attitude. From handcrafted silhouettes inspired by vintage style to sleek and sophisticated modern statements to boho style accessories made by master artisans, this curated edit is proof that sustainable fashion can be wildly colorful and oh so luxe.
When we traveled to Nairobi last year, we quickly fell in love with the vibrant culture, gorgeous crafts and warm hearted people we met on our journey. We vowed to figure out a way to give back to this inspiring community. That’s why we couldn’t be more excited about our new collection of exclusive handcrafted jewelry —created in partnership with artisans in Kibera, an impoverished urban area where such opportunities for entrepreneurship can have a major impact.
When it comes to ethically made adornments, the bolder and bigger the better. Go bold with ethically made statement styles the make an impact on your look and on artisan communities, giving a voice to disenfranchised makers around the globe.