to find ethically-made rugs, quilts, wall art, baskets and more.
Shop With a Mission
On a mission “to equip and assist people in developing countries to break the cycle of poverty through their handiwork & creativity." They sell fair trade scented candles with beautiful holders. (I was blown away with the beautiful pottery and the beautiful story behind these!)
Prices: $12 - $30
Gifts With a Cause
Their mission is "to provide sustainable income to artisans in developing countries." They offer beautiful fair trade hurricanes to hold your candles, made in India. Each item comes with the artisan's picture and story.
Prices: $21 - $30
Ten Thousand Villages
"The original fair trader," started in 1946! They offer a large selection of unique fair trade candle holders and candles. (To look for their products in a retail location near you, click here)
Prices: $6 - $35
Amani Ya Juu
"A social economic enterprise committed to peace and reconciliation for African women." They sell fair trade scented soy candles. (I love to give these as gifts -- they smell so good!)
Works with Haitians "to end poverty through job creation, education and empowerment." They sell soy candles in colorful reusable metal pots.