Posts in : Fair Trade Gifts
by FreeTradeAndUniqueProductsposted in Guatemalan Gifts
When I was recently looking for a unique gift that I could give to my kids I decided that it might be a good idea to get them something fair trade so that I would be able to teach them a bit about supporting artists in other countries. I decided to look at a lot of different fair trade gifts so that I would be able to pick something that was absolutely perfect.
I was really impressed with the different types of items that I was able to find. I considered beaded animals, different types of jewelry, and even some key chains that were all amazing items that I am sure that my children would have loved. In the end, I decided to purchase Guatemalan Huipil coin purses for them instead of buying any of these other items.
I chose these because of their intricate designs and the way that these just jumped out at me. I know that these beautiful coin purses are something that my children will always cherish as a unique gift. They will also be able to use these to carry their coins in so that they can take their money to the store when they want to buy candy.
by FreeTradeAndUniqueProductsposted in Fair Trade Gifts
When you give a gift, it is often very important that you are able to give something that is unique. For specific holidays or occasions, it may be normal for everyone to get you some basic items such as clothing or items for a hobby. While these items may be well received, they are definitely not unique gifts that people will remember or cherish for a lifetime.
In my opinion, there are many great gifts that are unique simply because of the way that they are made. If you select some gifts that are made by individuals who are talented at creating specific kinds of items, then you are likely getting a unique and high quality gift. This is why, I usually buy fair trade products if I am looking for a unique gift for anyone.
These products are made by people who are masters at their craft and plenty capable of creating amazing items that make great gifts. You can choose from jewelry, home decorations, and different types of purses that are all made by people who are devoted to creating a high quality and unique product each time they start to create anything. These make the very best gifts.
by FreeTradeAndUniqueProductsposted in Fair Trade Gifts
When I recently had to look for a new wallet, since my old one was starting to show signs of wear, I decided that I really wanted to have some kind of wallet that was especially beautiful. I looked online for unique wallets with bold patterns and designs since I knew a wallet like that would be the perfect kind of wallet for me.
I was able to find a lot of different wallets that were great, but there weren’t many that really felt like something that I wanted to carry everywhere. I did managed to find some beautiful fair trade wallets that I felt a much deeper connection with. What attracted me to these wallets immediately was the incredible detail that was in the pattern on the wallets.
I knew that whoever had made these wallets had created these wallets while focusing on each and every detail that went into them. The elegance of the wallets was obvious in every single stitch that was part of the design. I am definitely going to purchase a wallet like this for myself and I may even get one for someone else as a gift just because I like them so much and want to share their beauty with others.
by FreeTradeAndUniqueProductsposted in Gifts from India
The way I dress is usually more interesting than average day clothes. I like getting clothes from all over the world, which makes my wardrobe a bit out there where I live. But to me, that’s the fun part of it. I like meshing different clothes from different countries together to create unique outfits you don’t usually see. You can get a glimpse of the world just by seeing the outfits I put together.
But although I have lots of outfits, there are some things that I like to wear more than others. In particular, there are special scarves that look great with almost anything I put together. These infinity scarves are handmade in the heart of India, and they’re made through a special process called the batik technique. It involves waxes and dipping the cloth into a dye right afterward.
Not to mention, these infinity scarves come in so many different colors. I like that there are pinks, blues, and other colorful hues. They also have a certain texture to them that I really like. The little tiny pom poms on each scarf are also very intricate, and give them a certain playful personality. I just love wearing them.
by FreeTradeAndUniqueProductsposted in Gifts from Indonesia
Crafts that are handmade by people truly are special. There’s a bit of individualism in each piece of art they create. For example, the hand carved baby turtles wooden relief panel I got the other day from Indonesia is truly spectacular. It’s a great centerpiece to my living room, and it’s really neat to know it’s made by someone’s own hands with their own artistic vision.
The artist, Nyoman Karsa, really put effort into this wood carving. The artist thinks hard about what wood would be the best for the piece, since each type of wood has a different color, texture, and scent. This one is made out of suar wood, which is grown locally where Karsa lives. The artist also said they enjoy getting ideas from the environment and the community, so it’s really neat to think how turtles are an everyday sight in their environment.
Where I live, I’m nowhere near turtles. And yet, I have a gorgeous piece right here in my living room. It looks really nice on the wall, where everyone can see it. It makes me smile when I see it, and I think it instills happiness when others see it, too. So if I ever need a gift idea, I think having Indonesian crafts for gifts would be swell.