Change the World by How You Shop Logo: The U.S. Ethical Shopping Guide

Shop with a mission is part of Heavenly Treasures whose "mission is to equip and assist people in developing countries to break the cycle of poverty through their handiwork and creativity." They sell men's fair trade ties and bowties.

  Below are ties and bowties that are made with love, changing the lives of those who sew them.


Amani ya Juu "means 'Peace from Above'. "  They are a "social economic enterprise committed to peace and reconciliation for African women." They sew high quality men's ties and bow ties in African prints.  

(My husband loves his Amani tie :)

2nd Story Goods is a subsidiary of Much Ministries and works in a small town in Haiti to provide much needed jobs and hope to their community. They offer bow ties for men and boys.

Ethically Made Ties

Ten Thousand Villages, "the original fair trader," started in 1946.  They offer a men's bow tie.

Krochet Kids began with the incredible story of three college-age guys who liked to crochet sharing that skill with refugee women in Uganda.  They sell men's bow ties.

Imagine Goods partners "with vulnerable and marginalized people around the world to make products that, in many cases, give the first fair wages they've ever received."  They offer men's neckties and also bowties for boys.