Posts Tagged ‘fair trade’

The Beauty of Vintage Kantha Quilts

vintage kantha quilt

  Throws and Quilts really brighten up your home, bring warmth and are of course very practical! Not only that, but layering during cooler weather, rather than putting the heater on the instant it gets a tad chilly, is far better for the environment and your hip pocket. Our range of traditional, double sided Kantha…

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Sustainable Home Hub Feature – The Hues of India

Sheetal Joshi from The Hues of India, is our featured business today from the Sustainable Home Hub. The Hues of India, as the name suggests, brings bright bold and beautiful colours to your life. An Australian online store, showcasing the various colours from different regions of India, they are all about promoting sustainability while keeping up with…

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Earth and Artisan Fair Trade Homewares

*featured image by Golbeln Travel throughout the Asia-Pacific region led Kylie Davies from Earth & Artisan, to discover unique quality hand crafted goods made from recycled materials, used for utilitarian, ceremonial, religious or decoration purposes. “Talented artisans combine incredible skill passed down from generation to generation to create handicrafts combined with age-old techniques as a source of…

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Hand Woven Artworks from recycled materials, G-Lish Foundation at The Design Hunter

  Established in 2010 by Godwin Yidana (Ghana) and Gayle Pescud (Australia), G-lish Foundation is a registered non-government organisation that develops environmentally sustainable, income generating projects to reduce poverty in rural Ghana. These projects have powerful social, economic and environmental impacts. The Design Hunter has a selection of the beautiful woven textile artworks from G-lish, which are…

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Eco friendly ethical gifts & homewares by Sampan

Today we are introducing Sampan Gifts and Homewares,  a small business based on the NSW South Coast. For over 25 years they have had a passion for South East Asia through extensive travel and supporting charities in Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia. Whilst travelling in Vietnam in 2011 and pondering how to do more to help these people,…

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Stepping Stones, fair trade homewares in Elwood Melbourne

  Stepping Stones is a store in Elwood Victoria, offering homewares, fashion, jewellery and accessories, all ethically sourced.  The team help raise funds for a variety of charities, collectives and fantastic causes from all around the world. The aim is to encourage traditional craftspeople to develop skills to create contemporary products and give them a…

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Metallic Cushions from Maisonette Living

Are you a cushion addict? I am considering starting a cushion addicts club. But then maybe all we would do is entice each other into buying more cushions! I just can’t resist them. So when the girls from Maisonette Living offered me some of their beautiful luxe cushions for the Warm My Bedroom for Winter,…

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The Dharma Door, fair trade baskets & homewares

Finding somebody who shares your values about the world, the environment, fair trade and the preservation of traditional art and crafts, and who also offers beautiful things for your home, is always a plus. That is how I felt when I first came across Shannon Sheedy and The Dharma Door. Shannon’s aim is to bring…

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Upcycled & Fair Trade homewares finds

I have been doing a bit of searching for cool things to list on Recycled Interiors store which are upcycled and recycled. Stay tuned! In the process I have found some mind blowing things and people! Here is a little taste for you! What do you think? Helen xx JukeCases by Son Valise This may…

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