Fair Trade Hair Accessories

Headbands, Scrunchies & Barrettes

Below find links to every kind of fair trade and ethically-made hair accessory you could wish for, including barrettes, scrunchies, headbands, head wraps and hair clips. (Click here to learn which scrunchies are our favorite.)

(NOTES: Prices and availability may change without notice.  If you buy through some of these links, a small amount will come back to help support our mission.)

Vi Bella Artisan Made Scrunchies
Vickery Trading Co. headband, made in the USA b refugees. https://vickerytrading.org/shop/
Vickery Trading Co.

"Provides employment and community for refugee women who have resettled in the USA."  Shop their beautiful headbands, made in the USA by refugees starting a new life in Dallas, Texas.

Prices: $10 - $15

Rahab's Rope Fair Trade Headband
Rahab's Rope

"Rahab's Rope exists to empower women and children in the fight against human trafficking."They sell beautiful fair trade headbands and scrunchies.

Prices: $2 - $6

Shop With a Mission Headband, handwoven and fair trade. https://shopwithamission.com/search?q=headband
Shop With a Mission

On a mission "to equip and assist people in developing countries to break the cycle of poverty through their handiwork and creativity."  They offer handwoven, fair trade headbands, both structured and stretchy. and also colorful scrunchies.

Prices: $3 - 10

Trade of Hope juniper headband. https://www.mytradesofhope.com/membertoolsdotnet/shoppingcartv4/MainCartv4.aspx?MG=26&G1=153&G2=109
Trades of Hope

Sells products made by women whose "story has changed from pain and struggle to a story of hope!" They offer a pretty juniper headband set, handmade in India.​

Prices: $28 - $32

Krochet Kids headband. https://www.krochetkids.org/products/womens/womens-headwear/
Krochet Kids

"Every purchase impacts a life and every product is hand-signed by the lady who made it." They sell cool ethically-made crocheted and fabric headbands.​​

Prices: $12 - $28

Berbeda Handmade Scrunchie.

"Ethically made goods changing lives." They sell  beautiful handmade scrunchies and headbands.

Prices: $6 - $15

Naupaka boho bandana scarf.

An ethical Hawaiian boutique.

They sell tropical-themed bohemian bandana scarves and organic cotton hair scarves.

(Get 10% off with the code: LEEANNEMCCOY.)​

Prices: $12 - $34

Grain of Rice Project African Twisted Headband. https://grain-of-rice.myshopify.com/collections/accessories-1
Grain of Rice Project

“A non-profit ministry, which empowers Kenyan people with the love of Christ by training and selling their handcrafted products.” They sell African fabric headbands.

Prices: $5 - $9

Sak Saum Twist Headband.  Gives back to support freedom from human trafficking.
Sak Saum

"Sak Saum works to skill train & create jobs for vulnerable & exploited men & women in the district of Saang, Cambodia." They offer beautifully-made soft headbands and scrunchies.

Prices: $3 - $7

Where to find ethically-made hair scrunchies and hair accessories.
Still Looking?

For more places to find ethically-made hair scrunchies, bands and more, keep scrolling down to the bottom of the page.​

The Village Country Store

Fair trade and fairly made goods. They sell gorgeous fair trade barrettes and flower headbands for little girls. 

(Use the code: ShopWithLeeAnne for 10% off your entire order!)

Prices: $10 - $20

Vi Bella Artisan Made Scrunchies
Vibella Jewelry

Three Cords Haiti, by Vi Bella employs “Haitians with disabilities, as well as at-risk women."  They sell beautiful scrunchies and headbands.

(I love their scrunchies because they are so soft.)

Prices: $3 - $9

Dunitz and Company fair trade embroidered barrette handmade in Guatemala.
Dunitz & Company

They sell beautiful fair trade barrettes and ponytail ties, handcrafted in Guatemala.

(Use the code: CHANGEWAY to get 10% off your purchase.)

Prices: $10 - $32

Ten Thousand Villages Infinity Knot hair clip. Fair Trade. https://www.tenthousandvillages.com/hats-hair-and-more
Ten Thousand Villages

"The original fair trader," started in 1946! 

They sell beautifully made fair trade headbands, barrettes and hair clips.  (I was blown away with the quality of the barrette I bought from them!) They also offer fair trade scrunchies.

Prices: $3 - $25

Persona Grata embroidered headband. Made in USA. Handmade by refugees. https://www.etsy.com/shop/PersonaGrataGoods?ref=condensed_trust_header_title_items&section_id=20236525
Persona Grata

"Designed to help moms who care about the world make a difference in the lives of other moms!" They offer colorful headbands and head ties, made in the USA by refugee moms.​​

Price: $12 - $25

Bought Beautifully hair ties. Ethically-made https://boughtbeautifully.org/collections/beauty/products/starry-eyed-ties
Bought Beautifully

“Purchase a product--transform a life.”  They offer cute hair ties which give back to at-risk children in India.​

Prices: $7

Fair Tribe Fair Trade Wooden Hair Pins.
Fair Tribe

"Buy cool stuff, help real people."

They sell handcrafted, fair trade hair pins and hair clips.

Prices: $5 - $27

The Sparrow Studio headwrap. Ethically handmade. http://www.thesparrowstudio.com/headwraps-scarves/
The Sparrow Studio

Their "primary goal is to create a fair trade marketplace for handmade home decor and jewelry." They sell colorful headwraps (some even have matching scarves)​

Prices: $12 - $14

Simple Switch American Flag Turban Headband hat Gives Back.
Simple Switch

They believe "it should be EASY to make a positive global impact with your every day purchases and gifts." They offer a whole collection of hair accessories that give back including turbans, fun hair clips, ties and scrunchies, as well as flower crowns for girls.

Prices: $6 - $18

Eternal threads fair trade hair scrunchies. https://eternalthreads.org/product-category/accessories/?orderby=price
Eternal Threads

“'Weaving hope and justice' to improve the lives of women and children who are at risk from extreme poverty and trafficking."  They offer handmade, fair trade headbands and hair scrunchies.

(I love my Eternal Threads crocheted lace headband!)​

Prices: $5 - 12

Woven Joy handwoven fair trade headbands from the Philippines. http://wovenjoy.com/headbands.php
Woven Joy

Woven Joy, “a Fair Trade Federation member, is a faith-based nonprofit organization working with artisans in the Philippines to create, produce and sell some of the world's finest quality handwoven friendship goods.” They sell handwoven fair trade headbands.​

Prices: $12

Mango + Main fair trade market bow scrunchies. https://mangoandmain.com/collections/accessories
Mango + Main

"On a mission to bring products from tropical lands where mangoes grow...to main street, USA!" They sell handcrafted fair trade market bow scrunchies and kitenge headbands.

Prices: $10

Internaional Blessings Fair Trade Beaded Barrette Handmade in Guatemala
International Blessings

"Handmade products fighting poverty."They sell handmade, fair trade barrettes and headbands.


Prices: $8 - $15

2nd Story Goods hair clip. Ethically handmade in Haiti. https://www.2ndstorygoods.com/collections/all-the-goods/hair
2nd Story Goods

Works in a small town in Haiti to provide much needed jobs and hope to their community. They offer cute headbands and hair clips.

Prices: $4 - $8

Designed for Joy headbands. Throw it up in a bun headwraps, made in USA. http://www.designedforjoy.com/
Designed for Joy

Creates "artisan jobs for North Carolina women living at high risk for sex and labor trafficking and vulnerable to food and housing insecurities."  They offer fun "throw it up in a bun" reversible head wraps, made in the USA.

Prices: $17

Hands Producing Hope Linen Scrunchie wit
Hands Producing Hope

Works to provide “the economic, educational, and spiritual resources necessary to empower remote communities to rise above poverty." They offer beautiful handmade fabric headbands and scrunchies.

Prices: $6 - $14

Amani Ya Juu Fair Trade fabric headband. https://amaniafrica.org/products/kitenge-headband
Amani Ya Juu

"A social economic enterprise committed to peace and reconciliation for African women." They sell beautiful-made fair trade African headbands and scrunchies.

Prices: $8 - $12

Scrunchies that Give Back.

To learn which scrunchies are our personal favorite, read our blog post here.


For more places to find ethically-made hair accessories, check out these brands:


Kantha Bae

(Kantha scrunchies made by women survivors.)


(Scrunchies, hair bands and headbands made in Haiti that give back.)

New Creations

(Fair trade scrunchies and headbands.)


(Hair accessories that give back for women and babies.)


(Headbands and hair wraps.)

Sewing New Futures

(Upcycled scrunchies.)

Love Woolies

(Cozy bow scrunchies made in the USA from upcycled cashmere sweaters.)

Lucia's World Emporium

(Fair trade Guatemalan scrunchies.)

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