Spooky Cool Tones
" Add a dash of adorable to your Halloween tablescape with these hugging salt and pepper shakers created by the artisans of Mahaguthi in Nepal." - Ten Thousand Villages site
Handcarved cat centerpieces made here in the US.
"The Cat Salt & Pepper Shakers are hand‒carved from Palewa stone by artisans working with our fair trade partner Tara Projects. With new opportunities to earn sustainable income, artisans are transforming their lives and their communities." - Ten Thousand Villages Site
"The Obeechi Wood Salad Servers comes from makers in Haiti, where a fair wage helps artisans support themselves in a country with very few economic resources. Our partners at Comite Artisanal Haitien help woodworkers find fair trade markets and income opportunities for their skills. The obeechi wood used to create these salad servers was sustainably harvested." - Ten Thousand Villages site
Handmade from concrete in the USA.
"This soap dish is handmade using authentic Haitian clay, imprinted with a design, and inlayed with a top glaze to hold a block of soap. Hand-washing is recommended to prolong the life of your purchase." = Papillion Marketplacesite
Sof, textured pumpkins are handmade in this US and come in sets.
This cute 3D sign is handmade in this USA.
You can get this whole set of sweet handmade wooden decor pieces or pick and choose!
Classic Fall Colors
This cotton tea towel is skillfully hand embroidered with a delightful autumn leaves design by designers in a fair trade co-operative.
These are made fair trade and your purchase supports those in need of safe, dignified employment.
Artisans in the Philippines craft these detailed blooms from dried corn husks, carefully cutting and dyeing each petal and leaf. Your purchase ensures economic opportunity, equal rights, and a better quality of life for Filipino artisans struggling to survive.
"Coconut fiber doormat with black rubber backing features screen-printed medley of autumn leaves. Your purchase creates income and social reform for hundreds of artisans in Mumbai and other parts of India, as well as funding community improvement projects for their communities." - Serrv website
Handmade from partially recycled iron sheets by artisans in the Tara Projects. This organization provides Fair Trade employment to hundreds of artisans around Delhi, working to fight poverty and exploitation.
"The terracotta Night Sky Jack-o’-lantern is handcrafted by artisans working with our fair trade partner Corr ‒ The Jute Works, an organization that offers safe employment for women in rural Bangladesh. With income to contribute to their households, the voices of rural women have more influence in their communities." - Ten Thousand Villages site
"We have curated a collection of our Fair Trade fall favorites. Fill your home this fall with with products that tell the stories of empowered artisans around the world." - Mercy House Global page
"This burlap table runners were created in a Fair Trade Factory in India called Daughters of Hope. Miriam one of the artisans who works at Daughters of Hope shares her story of being a young mother and for four years she searched for a job. No one would hire her because of her lack of education. The Lord brought her to Daughters of Hope. Now she is able to help provide for her family. Miriam says: “I want to give glory to the Lord for everything He has done in my life.” - Mercy House Global site
"Handmade fair trade in India, artisans wrap copper wire around a recycled iron pumpkin frame and top it with bright embossed copper leaves." - Fair Trade Winds site
"The ultimate in sustainable comfort, this remarkable cotton throw is made from recycled clothing, which is separated and spun by hand into new threads. The threads are then overdyed and re-woven on jacquard looms to create soft, lightweight throws. Two-color throw is woven with herringbone pattern." - Fair Trade Winds site
Hand-carved, fair trade from mango wood, stained, and burnished to add rustic charm.
Handcrafted by artisans working with our fair trade partner Sana Hastakala in Nepal.
"This Papier-Mâché Pumpkin Box is handcrafted by artisans working with our fair trade partner MESH. MESH works with leprosy colonies and rehabilitation workshops in villages throughout India, ensuring fair wages and empowering those with limited opportunities due to the stigma of physical disabilities." - Ten Thousand Villages site
Artisans in India hand carve sustainable mango wood into beautiful, flowing script and decorative leaves, then finish the surface with gold foil to create a rustic piece of home decor. Your purchase creates income and social reform for hundreds of artisans in Mumbai and other parts of India, as well as funding community improvement projects for their communities.
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