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Men….listen up…..there’s some important things you need to know about fashion. That’s right….you heard correctly….fashion!

Whether you’re buying a gift for your mother, wife or daughter…and I put them in that order because that’s usually the order these lovely females arrived into your life….buy ethical fashion. 141 more words

Ten Thousand Villages - Sustainable, Fair Trade Gifts

A few weeks ago when wandering around the lovely Walkerville in Windsor, Ontario I was on the lookout for a piggy bank. My niece’s baptism was coming up, and we got her older sister a cute Noah’s Ark piggy bank so I was hoping to find something similar. 307 more words


Friday Afternoon

Doing some reading at McBurney’s in Langley, BC, before heading to Ten Thousand Villages for the afternoon.
Got me some fair trade coffee and chocolate and a gluten free peanut butter square. 42 more words

Fair Trade

Top 5 List: Things Ive learned while building our new store

-written by Kitty Bird, Store Manager

As most of you know we are getting closer and closer to moving into the new store on Burnet Road. 539 more words


Smooth Sailing Earrings

Location: Ten Thousand Villages, Philadelphia, PA, USA (Purchased)/Delhi, India (Made); Material: Copper & Glass

This is one of my other purchases from Ten Thousand Villages, a chain fair-trade store that has locations all over the world.  166 more words


Embracing the World of Cruft

I’ve been seeing some nice cruft art lately. I used to get jealous if I thought someone else was “stealing my thunder”*. But I’m coming around to not only accepting – but to being a cheer leader for my fellow creatives, compelled to transform the ceaseless glut of obsolete technology. 242 more words


Day #5 – Supporting Fairtrade? With Money and with Prayer!

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Monday, February 23, 2015

Day #5 – Supporting Fairtrade? With Money and with Prayer!

I am all for supporting Fairtrade. 394 more words