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Summer Accessories for the Ethical Fashionista

Summer Accessories for the Ethical Fashionista

Accessories for Summer 2017

Strappy leather sandals
ssekodesigns.com

Scarve
72.135 COP - tamgadesigns.com

Purse bag
seekwandershare.com

Cut out earrings
lovejustly.com

Accessories are an easy and relatively cheap way of introducing ethical fashion in your closet. Here's the first of many accessory sets I will be sharing with you! Links to shop below! 

Tree of Life Earrings

Product Details:

hese cutout Tree of Life earrings make a great go-to accessory. The simple, yet beautiful design creates the perfect earring for any occasion.

Details:

Since 1949, Serrv has worked to lift disadvantaged artisans, farmers, and their families out of poverty. The nonprofit, fair trade organization partners with 55 small-scale artisan/farmer organizations and cooperatives, in 25 countries, to help impoverished communities and support sustainable development. 

Serrv works to:

  • Empower women;
  • Provide training and education;
  • Provide tools and resources;
  • Offer support in time of need (e.g. when artisans are affected by natural disasters, such as the Nepal earthquake, Serrv steps up to help).

Scarf by Tamga Designs

Product Details:

The Cinta scarf is the perfect accessory to add a pop of color to any outfit! The elegant maroon and indigo combo of the Sumba print catches the eye when worn as either a boho-inspired headwrap or a classic scarf.

  • 100% Micro TENCEL®
  • Ethically Made in Bali

Market Tote by Seek Wander Share

Product Details:

Our versatile large market tote is handwoven by artisans in Morocco and can be used as a statement beach bag, home storage basket, shopping basket, you name it! It's boldly decorated with a wool blanket stitch detailing and fluffy bright pink tassel. Made from natural palm leaf and a sisal cord handle, our market tote empowers women with jobs and creates sustainable income opportunities. 

  • Free US Shipping on all orders, all the time
  • Ethically Handmade in Morocco
  • Size: H 20 in x L 13 in 

Beige Leather Ribbon Sandals by Sseko

Product Details: 

Sseko Ribbon Sandals are produced in Uganda and help enable young women to attend university. Sseko hires academically gifted young women during the nine month gap between secondary school and university to earn money that will go directly towards their education. At the end of their nine month term, Sseko will match 100% of their savings with a college scholarship.

In addition to providing opportunity to college-bound students, Sseko employs women from all walks of life who are ending the cycle of poverty. By wearing Sseko Ribbon Sandals, you're providing opportunity and making a direct impact in the life of a woman. Sseko Ribbon Sandals are made with material sourced locally from the East African region. You can learn more about our social impact by visiting our “Mission & Impact” page under “Our Story”.

Which one is your favorite? Comment below! 

Summer Trend: Palm Tree Print

Summer Trend: Palm Tree Print

Tire recycling, innovation and uses

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