If you are seeking an unusual handmade gift, Ten Thousand Villages is the perfect location to look for: fair trade baskets, jewelry, crafts and other items from international artisans.
As a nonprofit fair trade organization, Ten Thousand Villages represent more than 120 artisan groups in over 35 countries.
Ten Thousand Villages is one of the world’s largest and oldest fair trade organizations. It cultivates long-term buying relationships with artisans who receive a fair price for their work. Customers have access to gifts, fashion accessories and home décor from craftsmen and women around the world. Ten Thousand Villages is a founding member of the International Fair Trade Association (IFAT) and a certified member of the Fair Trade Federation (FTF).