Find the best selection of fair trade gifts including unique home décor, handmade jewelry, and fun accessories. These fair trade gifts are perfect for all occasions including special birthdays, weddings, and anniversaries.




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Come Decorate Pysanka Eggs on Saturday!

March 24, 2015

  Pysanka: Ukrainian Easter Egg Decorating Workshop Saturday, March 28th 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Try your hand at decorating eggs using the traditional Ukrainian wax resist technique. Eggs, beeswax, dyes, and tools will be on hand to try.  Watch how traditional Pysanka's are made in this video. Continue Reading →

Ethiopian Towels

March 15, 2015

If you liked our Turkish towels, come take a look at our new Ethiopian Towels!  They are much softer, made with hand spun cotton.  Thee towels are still large in size and lightweight with excellent absorbancy.  They also dry very quickly which is great for Florida. These towels would make an excellent fair trade wedding gift. Sabahar, our Fair Trade Ethiopian partner, promotes fair trade textile production in Ethiopia while increasing reliable, sustainable income for households and skilled artisans.   The women employed at Sabahar hand spin the cotton yarn using drop spindles and traditional spinning wheels. The men weave using traditional methods to transform the cotton into one-of-a-kind handwoven, fair trade towels. So it's been awhile since we've had anything... Continue Reading →

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Our global marketplace offers ethically sourced handmade gifts that are perfect for any occasion. Your purchase of each of these fair trade gifts provides opportunities to the artisans and supports a process that provides dignity to a people's struggle for economic independence. These items are all handmade which adds a special meaning to each gift that you give. Most of these fair trade products are made by artisans who still use traditional techniques like block printing, ikat weaving, hand carving, batik dying and others when creating these quality handmade gifts. Each piece will come to you with a story card or information that explains this craft, thus sharing and spreading cultural knowledge and interest in many different areas throughout the world. The goal of our marketplace is to add social responsibility and cultural awareness to each of these gifts.