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Much of the furniture sold in the U.S. has been sent overseas for production in countries with cheaper labor.  Second hand furniture can be a nice eco-friendly alternative which also helps prevent higher demand for cheap furniture.  (Try Craigslist or your local thrift store.)  And below are some furniture options made by overseas artisans who were paid a fair wage for labor!  

 Fair Furniture

Serrv is "a nonprofit, fair trade organization dedicated to lifting disadvantaged artisans, farmers, and their families out of poverty."  They sell ethically and beautifully made tables and stools.  (To also find their products in a retail store near you, click here.)

Ten Thousand Villages, "the original fair trader," started in 1946.  They sell awesome tables, shelves, chests, stools and lamps.  (To also find their products in a retail location near you, click here.)