Clare Beaton's Animal Rhymes Run, jump and roar along with a rambunctious bunch of wild animals! Name and count the animals in this rhyming board book, illustrated by fabric illustrator Clare Beaton. Perfect for engaging storytimes! For babies to 4 years
Chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate. Feel good about indulging in this selection of fair trade chocolate mint thins and holiday bars. Or kick back with a handcrafted mug of warm and creamy drinking chocolate. The Divine Chocolate Company honours farmers and supports sustainable farming practices. No wonder their motto is “Pa Pa Paa,” which means "the best of the best of the best."
Hit refresh. Treat yourself to some much-needed R & R this holiday season while giving back. Sacred Mark 100% natural soap, handmade by Bangladeshi’s red light district survivors, gives women an alternative income—and hope. The terra cotta scrubber buffs skin smooth and a slather of mango pomegranate body balm keeps winter-weary skin hydrated.
Chase away winter’s chill with this hot drinking chocolate set meant to be savoured with a good book. Divine Chocolate is co-owned by the 85,000 farmer members of Kuapa Kokoo, a cooperative in Ghana and each mug is handcrafted in a family workshop in Bat Trang, Vietnam. A perfect fair trade combo.
This little horse is going places. Children push and pull the hand-carved wooden critter, which rolls easily on wheels. Golden Palm International offers employment and fair wages in areas of Sri Lanka where jobs are rare. Most workers have been able to move to brick homes with galvanized steel roofs and leave their flimsy homes with thatched roofs.
Delicious, high quality and fairly traded, Palestine’s Zatoun’s extra virgin olive oil compliments salads, cooking and dipping. As a staple spice of the Middle East, Za’atar is known for its fresh herb taste and inspiring zing. Then use the cheerful set of trivets crafted from recycled coiled paper and this sari star ornament to give the holidays an eco-friendly, upcycled edge.
Whip up sweet and spicy Snickerdoodle cookies for the holidays. Measure out fair trade sugar, ethically sourced vanilla beans and Cha’s True Cinnamon with hand-painted, glazed ceramic measuring spoons from the Kinh family workshop of Bat Trang, Vietnam. An upcycled sari apron keeps clothes tidy all year long.
Find serenity this season by curling up with a cup of tea. Test and try new Time Out blends, sourced by the Canadian company that grinds and mills its ingredients onsite to bring out the richest flavours. Sipped from this expertly handcrafted ceramic mug, these bagged brews will see you through 2018. Sip and savour while trimming the tree with this eco-friendly star hand-sewn from recycled Indian saris.
A cup of joe and you’re good to go with this handcrafted travel mug and popular cold-weather brew, Winter Harvest coffee from Level Ground. A merging of dark and medium beans from Ethiopia, Congo and Tanzania creates a delicious tasting blend that’s fragrant, playful and slightly bold. Sip and savour while trimming the tree with this eco-friendly star handcrafted
Comfort and joy. Take a break from trimming the tree with this sweetly simple hot chocolate set. Sip Camino’s classic wintertime treat from a handcrafted mug after hanging the star ornament sewn from upcycled sari material. Made with fair trade and organic cocoa from the Dominican Republic, this luxury beverage is GMO-free.
This olive oil and spice combo makes the perfect gift for your favourite foodie! Delicious, high quality and fairly traded, Zatoun’s extra virgin olive oil is perfect for salads, cooking and dipping. As a staple spice of Palestine, Za’atar is known for its fresh herb taste and inspiring zing. Add Za’atar to breads, dressings, soups, vegetables, meats, marinades…anything!
All dressed up and ready for her first day at school! This darling, hand-sewn doll features a gingham school uniform, tie up shoelaces, braided hair and most importantly, a backpack for all of her school supplies. Look for her little blank notebook inside!
Little ones build number and spatial skills with this wooden puzzle game. Just match the number at the top with the corresponding fish and then the numbered word below. Golden Palm International offers employment and fair wages in areas of Sri Lanka where jobs are rare. Most workers have been able to move to brick homes with galvanized steel roofs and leave their flimsy homes with thatched roofs. This counting game changes lives.
Help little ones learn to recycle with this wooden truck toy. Makers from Sri Lanka carve and paint the wood to create the truck and the “paper,” “metal” and “plastic” blocks to be sorted by the driver. Many of the toy’s makers have been able to move to brick homes with galvanized steel roofs and leave their flimsy homes with thatched roofs behind. This truck delivers hope.
Keep little ones busy with this shape sorting box from Sri Lanka. It helps with dexterity and pattern recognition. With employment and fair wages with Golden Palm International, most workers have been able to move to brick homes with galvanized steel roofs and leave their flimsy homes with thatched roofs. This toy has a big impact.