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Thai Silk Weavers Brought Together with Fair Trade Opportunities by the Kohtrad Silk Project

In the poor Issan region of North East Thailand, many families in this rural community are skilled in the art of weaving silk. Yet without the employment opportunities in more developed areas or internet access it was difficult for many of these silk makers to find a way of distributing their goods. Marketing to the […]

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Fair-Trade, Organic Baby Clothes on Sale at VannyBean.com

Indulge a newborn with a gift from the "virtual sale rack" at VannyBean.com, featuring Speeses Designs among other eco-friendly designers for Organic Baby. VannyBean Baby Organics loves Speesees bright colors, unique designs and buttery soft organic cotton that are made with the ultimate eco-conscious ethics. Wrapped in a bio-degradable package, the clothing is made with "Speesees Ingredients"-organic cotton, low-impact dye pigment, pvc-free prints […]

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Organic Fairtrade Cotton Sheet Set

Luxurious and stylish 100% organic cotton bed sheets are available in burgundy or natural. Made in a fair trade factory in India, these soft sheets will have you sleeping in organic comfort. Each set includes a fitted sheet, flat sheet and pillowcases.    

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Eco-Friendly Converse Alternatives

Eco-Friendly Converse Alternatives

Move over Converse, there’s a new sneaker in town. The Autonomie Project, a Fair Trade fashion company, offers an eco-friendly footwear alternative. You can see the Ethletic™ low-top sneakers to the right. Upside – they are a stylish and sweatshop-free sneaker made of eco-friendly materials. Downside – they cost about double what the Converse Allstars cost. […]

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