Krochet Kids began with the incredible story of three college-age guys who liked to crochet sharing that skill with refugee women in Uganda.  Today they have helped 150 people in Uganda and Peru rise out of poverty by selling their amazing products.  Check out their apparel sale page.

HandUp Global Goods is a "non-profit enterprise dedicated to arming teens in Haiti with jobs, spiritual discipleship, and professional development."  They offer clearance sales on jewelry made by young men transitioning out of orphanages.

Partners for Just Trade is a "non-profit, faith-based organization that builds partnerships between producers living in extreme poverty and consumers in North America."  They offer a sale page which includes everything from winter wear to indoor and outdoor home decor to jewelry and purses to stuffed animals.

Serrv is "a nonprofit, fair trade organization dedicated to lifting disadvantaged artisans, farmers, and their families out of poverty."  They offer a large selection of clearance items.

Trove has a mission "to rewrite the story of fast fashion for a more delightful existence."  They make their women's clothing by custom order, eliminating fashion waste, and creating meaningful jobs.  Check out their sale page.

Eternal Threads "mission is 'weaving hope and justice' to improve the lives of women and children who are at risk from extreme poverty and trafficking."  They have a sale page which includes items such as headbands, women's shirts, jewelry and home decor.

The Mosaic Collective exists "to empower international small business owners and skills-based nonprofits by offering beautiful products at a price that is fair to the artisans who create them." They offer sale prices on some of their beautifully handcrafted goods.

WorldCraftsSM "develops sustainable, fair-trade businesses among impoverished people around the world."  They offer clearance prices on various handcrafted decorations and more.

Fair Trade Shops in the U.S.

Adored Boutique's "offers an encouraging environment where a woman can embrace her true identity and celebrate the impact her purchase will make on another woman's life."  They offer a great selection of women's clothing and shoes on their sale page.

Go Fish Clothing & Jewelry Co. is trying to make a difference by "purchasing hand-crafted goods from the indigenous people of developing nations at their asking price." They offer sales on clothing for women and children.

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Ten Thousand Villages, "the original fair trader," started in 1946.  They have an extensive clearance section.  (And, if you sign up for their e-mail list, they also offer frequent sales and discounts. :)

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Hands Producing Hope works in Rwanda and Costa Rica with a mission of "providing the economic, educational, and spiritual resources necessary to empower remote communities to rise above poverty."  Their offer some of their handmade jewelry and other products on their sale page.

Elegantees "mission statement is to provide hope to survivors of sex trafficking in Nepal. A positive source of income that reinforces independence, a healthy self-image, and confidence restores lives one elegant tee at a time." They offer sale prices on some their elegant tops and dresses.

Amani ya Juu is a "social economic enterprise committed to peace and reconciliation for African women." They sew beautiful and high quality products.  Check out their SALE page here.

The Sparrow Studio's "primary goal is to create a fair trade marketplace for handmade home decor and jewelry."  They offer clearance prices on their jewelry and accessories with slight imperfections.

Nightlight Design offers clearance jewelry "made in freedom" by women in Thailand who are coming out of the exploitation of the sex industry and discovering dignified employment and restoration through Nightlight International.

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 Clearance and Sales

If you clicked this link, you probably (like me!) are attracted to a deal.  But you are also probably like me in trying to stretch your budget to make ends meet.  Below are links to the clearance pages for the organizations listed on this site.  But don't worry.  This time there is no need to feel guilty for buying cheap--all the artisans have already been paid in full!  (Also check out Love Justly, which offers last season's discounted ethical merchandise!)

Haiti Design Coop works in Haiti to develop "craftsmen and leaders that are able to use their skills to provide for their families and contribute to the development of their community."  They have a SALE page which offers products such as jewelry and leather accessories.