Hand-Made Gifts That Give Back

Put your holiday presents to work supporting fair trade artisans here in New York City and around the globe by buying unique, handmade gifts. Here are two online boutiques that we heartily recommend:


Family Heirlooms is a new collective of crafty artisans who are local and inspired. In their shop you’ll find hand-blown glass items, organic hemp bracelets, rose soy candles, handmade crystal dream catchers, one-of-a kind jewelry, hand-made pyramid shelves and more: https://www.etsy.com/shop/FamilyHeirloomsShop?ref=hdr_shop_menu and to like on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/familyheirloomsshop/


Ten Thousand Villages culls the best and most distinctive from artisans around the globe, offering gifts such as baskets, jewelry, teapots and crafts from Vietnam, Peru, Nepal, India, Guatemala, Chile, Laos, Philippines, Indonesia, countries in Africa, and more. Always hand-made, always fair trade – a fantastic concept for a better world. Shop at Ten Thousand Villages, and Follow #LiveLifeFair

Catch a dream this season! via Family Heirlooms:

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