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Party Animal Set - Jedando Handicrafts (H)
Party Animal Set - Jedando Handicrafts (H) $ 59.99
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Elephant and Giraffe Batik in Black/White - Tonga Textiles
Elephant and Giraffe Batik in Black/White - Tonga Textiles $ 59.95
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Handmade Colorful Zebra Batik Cushion Cover - Tonga Textiles
Handmade Colorful Zebra Batik Cushion Cover - Tonga Textiles $ 34.95
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Hand-carved African Giraffe Mask - Jedando Handicrafts (H)
Hand-carved African Giraffe Mask - Jedando Handicrafts (H) $ 29.99
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Giraffe Zooties Baby Booties - Silk Road Bazaar
Giraffe Zooties Baby Booties - Silk Road Bazaar $ 25.00
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Elephant Zooties Baby Booties - Silk Road Bazaar
Elephant Zooties Baby Booties - Silk Road Bazaar $ 25.00
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Zebra Zooties Baby Booties - Silk Road Bazaar
Zebra Zooties Baby Booties - Silk Road Bazaar $ 25.00
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Lion Zooties Baby Booties - Silk Road Bazaar
Lion Zooties Baby Booties - Silk Road Bazaar $ 25.00
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News

The Eye Clinic is a success!

May 18, 2016

On March 11-13 of this year, many jewelry artisans and their families benefited from a free eye clinic in New Delhi. This clinic was sponsored by Latitudes Fair Trade stores with funds raised from our generous customers and administered in partnership with fair trade wholesale partner Matr Boomie's non-profit organization, SETU. These artisans create most of the jewelry pieces for Matr Boomie. The community consists mainly of families who have been practicing this craft for generations. Many artisans are either unaware about the importance of regular health care, or proper eye care is not accessible. As jewelry making requires attention to minute details, regular eye check-ups and proper eye care is essential for maintaining healthy eyes and a sustainable income.  SETU's preparations for the eye...

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Wear Fair Fashion Show

April 11, 2016

Mark your calendars for our second annual Wear Fair Fashion Show on Friday, May 13th! The show will start at 7pm at the Warrenton Presbyterian Church Hall at 91 Main Street in Warrenton, VIrginia. 14 models, 26 ways to 'wear fair', raffles, refreshments, artisan videos, and the promise of a really good time! Tickets are available in advance for $4 each at the Warrenton and Fredericksburg store locations, or $5 at the door.

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A Visit to India - Delhi

April 05, 2016

Latitudes store owners Lee and Terry Owsley and daughter Anna Schoenduby, along with other independent fair trade store representatives from across the United States, had the opportunity this March to visit artisans in India with our host and wholesale partner Matr Boomie.   Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, New Delhi     We had to wear head coverings when visiting this Sikh temple. We met a local Sikh tourist who told us stories of healings from the pool of water behind us. This kitchen prepares all the food for the free meals provided below. They feed 5000 people three meals daily in a very orderly fashion. It is not unusual for people to sit on the floor. In fact, all the groups we...

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