Fashion-forward, socially responsible clothing and accessories
Fashionable, fun and functional, TRASH BAGS is a line of purses, pouches, wallets, and accessories crafted in Honduras from 100% post-consumer trash. TRASH BAGS are handmade by the women of COFEACOMA, a cooperative of certified organic coffee growers in the mountains of Comayagua, Honduras, from the snack chip bags that litter their communities. In addition to providing much needed income, the TRASH BAGS initiative also benefits COFEACOMA communities by teaching families the principles of recycling as an alternative to the standard practice of burning trash, which contributes to air pollution, respiratory problems and cancer.Strikingly exotic & colorful, yet elegant - Tanzanian Kanga & Kitenge fabric meets Danish design in MALKIA clothing for women and children. MALKIA Swahili for queen is a womens cooperative of expert Zanzibari women tailors formed in 2003 by Iben Djuraas. Previously only offered in Zanzibar and Denmark, MALKIA is exclusively offered in the U.S. through Manos de Madres/CONNECTusa.Lovingly Made For Women + By Women
Book Publishing Company (BPC) is a community owned, independent press dedicated to publishing books that promote a healthful and sustainable lifestyle. We are located on The Farm in Summertown, Tennessee and have been in business since 1974.BPC titles focus on plant-based nutrition and cooking and feature some of the pioneers of soyfoods cookery and raw foods cuisine. Our vegetarian and vegan cookbooks include ethnic favorites and cover a number of dietary concerns (food sensitivities, diabetes, weight management, etc.).Our Healthy Living imprint offers titles that help people reach optimal health through better nutrition, nontoxic personal and home care, and natural therapies for illnesses. We are a member of The Green Press Initiative and have a commitment to print a growing number of our titles on paper that is post consumer recycled and processed chlorine free.
New green magazine for women.
A new green magazine specifically for women that focuses on becoming more green in every aspect of life. Presented in a lush format with easy to apply advice as well as myth-busting information.
Fun, funky fair trade jewelry
Fair trade jewelry and gifts from India, Chile, Kenya and Indonesia. Fun and fashionable jewelry in silver, beads, glass, copper, and lots more.
Empowering women through fair trade craft programs.
Manos de Madres (Hands of Mothers) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of women and their families through income generation programs which promote economic, environmental and social justice. Offering fashion-forward bags and personal accessories from Rwanda, Congo and Honduras that look great and make you feel even better!Beautiful products made by the hands of extraordinary women.A proud member of the Fair Trade Federation.
Eco-friendly products with style.
Eco-friendly products with style. Green your personal life with stylish accessories for the home and yourself. Products include reusable bottles and bags, to garden composters and rain barrels, to fashion handbags made from reycled materials.
Socially responsible water company
1/8 people around the globe dont have safe drinking water. Together we can change that. On average, it cost $20/person to construct a well in Africa. For each Isabella Water bottle sold, $10.00 funds a well-building project. So why not buy two? Youll help save one life. Give well. www.isabellawater.org