Good On You

Do you ever wonder how to see how ethical your favorite brands are? Or maybe do you need a one-stop shop for all things ethical clothing? We have a solution for you! With Good On You App, you can get access to information for more than 2,000 fashion brands rated on how they treat people,Continue reading “Good On You”

Raven + Lily

Raven + Lily believes that empowering women will change the world. Raven + Lily is a lifestyle brand offering trend-forward fair trade fashion, accessories, and home goods with its core underlying mission to empower women on a global scale. Today, the brand helps to employ more than 1,500  artisan women around the world, providing themContinue reading “Raven + Lily”

Patagonia

“Build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm, use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis.” -Patagonia’s Mission Statement Patagonia is one of the largest growing clothing companies, as well as one of the most popular outdoor sports companies in the market today. Patagonia grew out of a small company that made toolsContinue reading “Patagonia”

The Difference Between Free Trade & Fair Trade

Originally posted on Fair Trade World:
Free Trade Vs. Fair Trade – Not The Same! Many people confuse the terms “Free Trade”, which has played a major role in countries’ trade policies in the past few decades, with “Fair Trade“. The table below will help clarify the key differences between the two terms. Free Trade Fair…

Oliberté

Oliberté Website Oliberté is a sustainable brand supporting workers’ rights in sub-Saharan Africa. They believe in empowerment, transparency, and doing right by all. This means making premium quality products with a lifetime warranty, and it means treating every employee, everywhere in the world, with respect. In 2009, they started off as a small footwear companyContinue reading “Oliberté”

Krochet Kids Intl.

Krochet Kids Website Krochet Kids, a clothing company, also selling hats and other accessories, started by three friends in high school, that lead to a life changing idea they came upon in college.  Each clothing article is personailzed by the woman who created it, signed by them. These women recieve from Krochet Kids: fair wages,Continue reading “Krochet Kids Intl.”

Pure Vida Bracelets

Pure Vida Bracelets Website A five week college graduation trip to Costa Rica turned into a business venture for two Southern California friends Griffin Thall and Paul Goodman. During a visit to a small community in Costa Rica, they crossed paths with two men named Jorge and Joaquin who were peddling bracelets on the street.Continue reading “Pure Vida Bracelets”

Prosperity Candle

Prosperity Candle Website Prosperity Candle creates 3 handmade candle collections: Forever, Coco Shine, and Blue Kaori. These candles are created by refugee women living in the US, building a life for them. This elegant fragrances are coupled with extras, the Forever collection can be refilled for free forever, while the other two collections are madeContinue reading “Prosperity Candle”

TOMS Shoes

TOMS Website In 2006, TOMS founder Blake Mycoskie befriended children in a village in Argentina and saw that they didn’t have adequate shoes to protect their feet. Wanting to help, he created TOMS Shoes, a company that would match every pair of shoes purchased with a pair of new shoes for a child in need.Continue reading “TOMS Shoes”