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How a yen for travel launched a fair trade business.

How a yen for travel launched a fair trade business.

Another story in a series about the inspiring fair trade businesswomen who supply our beautiful products.  Giovanna Mantilla likes to travel.  She and her mother took off about 7 years ago on an excursion through India and Southeast Asia that lasted six months. Along the way, she kept stumbling on small artisan groups and families hand crafting beautiful […]

My Guatemalan Trip–I Learn To Make A “Princesa” Beaded Necklace

The best-selling product in my store also happens to be my personal favorite, the “Princesa” line of hand-beaded necklaces, earrings, and bracelets.  So I was thrilled to visit the wonderful group of women who make this and a number of other stunning pieces of jewelry during my trip to Guatemala last month.

St. Patrick’s Day The Fair Trade Way

St. Patrick’s Day The Fair Trade Way by fairtradedesigns featuring semi precious stone rings Floral bag fairtradedesigns.com Green jewelry fairtradedesigns.com Bangle jewelry fairtradedesigns.com Bangle jewelry fairtradedesigns.com Semi precious stone ring fairtradedesigns.com Earrings fairtradedesigns.com Silk scarve fairtradedesigns.com

GIVEAWAY: Fair Trade Designs Beautiful Pilar Necklace [Made from Sustainably Harvested Acai in Bolivia] | Awakened Aesthetic

GIVEAWAY: Fair Trade Designs Beautiful Pilar Necklace [Made from Sustainably Harvested Acai in Bolivia] | Awakened Aesthetic.

Jewelry Saves Rainforests & Creates Jobs

Jewelry Saves Rainforests & Creates Jobs by fairtradedesigns featuring a bib necklace

Recycled Paper Becomes Beads of Hope

How do old magazines and calendars end up lifting Kenyan and Ugandan women out of poverty?  By being transformed into trendy and colorful Fair Trade Designs beaded jewelry.

Red, White & Blue Fair Trade 4th!

Red, White & Blue Fair Trade 4th! by fairtradedesigns featuring drop earrings