Good Morning Texas Segment!


Below you can find a few of the brands that were featured on the segment!

1) Sseko- Best known for empowering women in Uganda through their shoe program, now they are branching into Ethiopia offering jewelry and hand bags. Based out of Portland, OR
Sseko Logo.png
Sseko_July2014-11.jpg
2) 7 Stitches- Hand made in San Diego, CA using beads and findings made by artisans all over the world.
7S Ethnic Logo.jpg
2015 Postcard.jpg
3) Tonlé- Made by artisans in Cambodia. This brand is responsible from start to finish by using every scrap made from their clothing line to be woven into fabrics and pieced into jewelry. You've got to see their creative video that shows exactly what it means to be "Zero Waste". Based out of San Francisco, CA
1444189123800.png
Leak-16+copy.jpg
4) Aid Through Trade- Their journey began in 1993 in Nepal. They are an original founding member of the Fair Trade Federation and also the original developers of their classic "Roll-On®" Bracelet. A great gift for bridesmaids, stocking stuffers, or sports teams! Based out of Annapolis, MD (NOTE: For Amazon orders use code GMTX20RO)
att_logo_large_black_highres.jpg
Photo By: Esther Havens
5) Raven + Lily-  Is an ethical fashion and lifestyle brand dedicated to empowering women through design. They work in many countries including India, Ethiopia, and Cambodia. Based out of Austin, TX
ravenandlilylogo300_1418328821__10698.png
Photo By: Esther Havens
6) 31 Bits-Working with women in Uganda to bring change in the fashion industry by valuing the creator and consumer. A great brand focusing on the holistic care of their artisans; physically, mentally, spiritually, and financially. Based out of Southern California
31 Bits Logo.jpg
Screen Shot 2015-10-14 at 5.59.47 PM.png

7) Fait La Force- Inspired by the Haitian flag "L'Union Fait La Force" or "Strength In Unity" Employs artisans using traditional techniques and natural materials to provide jobs, skills and access to markets by bringing modern design to indigenous craft. Based out of NYC

logo-1.png
FaitLaForce_Andre-8572.jpg
8) SOKO- Creates stunning hand crafted jewelry and technological innovation to support it's artisans in Kenya. It is the first to develop a mobile phone driven business model that connects artisans directly to consumers.
Logo-2015.jpg
Esther_long.jpg

9) Matr Boomie- Which means "Mother Earth" in Hindi. Empowering a network of 20,000 artisans in India. Items are available for retail at Central Market off Lovers in Dallas. For first time wholesale orders use code GMTX20 on the Matr Boomie web site and get free shipping. Based out of Austin, TX

logo.png
matr-boomie-sustainability-1-copy.png
Also here is a link for more information about the Fair Trade Federation.
Fair Trade Federation.jpeg