For a long time many of the rugs sold around the world were made with forced child labor; small children weaving until their hands became arthritic. Watch this short video from Good Weave to hear the rest of the story and how they are making a difference. All the fairly made and fair trade rugs you see below were made without exploiting any children.
Fair trade and fairly made gifts and crafts from around the globe. They offer a large selection of country style rugs in all different shapes and styles, including stair tread rugs. (Use the code: ShopWithLeeAnne for 10% off your entire order!)
to find ethically-made candles, quilts, wall art, baskets and more.
"A global marketplace and the beautiful products in this shop are made by women empowered by Mercy House Global." They offer a variety of fair trade, hand loomed throw rugs, available in multiple colors and sizes.
Prices: $78 - $176
"A nonprofit, fair trade organization dedicated to lifting disadvantaged artisans, farmers, and their families out of poverty." They sell gorgeous, high quality, fair trade rugs.
Prices: $34 - $198
"Goods sourced ethically, traded fairly, and selected artfully.” They sell a large selection of floor rugs.