21 Oct '11, 5pm

eco-fashion friday finds – fair trade, too

eco-fashion friday finds – fair trade, too

Designer Anabel Fournier and her company, Fournier Designs , make fabulous clothing and accessories (like the handmade Martha necklace, $42 pictured right ) from Bolivian baby alpaca wool, organic cotton and pima cotton. While living in Bolivia a few years ago, Founier founded her company as a poverty alleviation project. She trained local artisans to crochet, knit and embroider her designs and uses locally harvested natural materials in her eco-friendly fashion line. Find more of Anabel’s fashions @ her Supermarket shop (above) These handmade, lightweight shrugs can add a sexy layer to the simplest of casual outfits. Knitted meticulously by hand and designed in Fairtrade ‘eco cotton’ by iLE AiYE . $61 at the ileaiye Etsy shop (above) Fair Trade USA is a non-proft which certifies that you’re receiving quality products created by workers (no child labor) receiving a Fair De...

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