THE AMERICAS

Covering the native craft traditions of Canada and the United States; the rich artisanal life of Mexico; and diverse craft techniques of Central and South America and the Caribbean, the Americas are a fascinating source of living material culture, turned beautifully to modern tastes by the brands, cooperatives and artisans listed here.

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cloth roads

Handmade textile accessories, home textiles, fabric and textile artisan supplies sourced from artisans worldwide, with an emphasis on community development and female empowerment.

Based in USA | Produced worldwide

Ships to USA & Canada; international on request

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COLECTIVO 1050

Oaxacan ceramic homewares and jewelry, hand-made in Oaxaca by traditional potters and designers with the aim of preserving the traditional pottery skills peculiar to the region

Based in Mexico | Produced in Mexico

Ships to International

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DARA ARTISANS

Diverse collection of clothing, jewelry, accessories, home decor and textiles curated from artisan sources worldwide. Highlights include contemporary Acoma pottery and an exquisite range of Lao and Bhutanese textiles.

Based in USA | Produced worldwide

Ships to USA and Puerto Rico; international on request

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FAIT LA FORCE

Jewelry, accessories and homewares designed by Emma Allen to utilise local Haitian artisans' existing skills and make the most of available resources. 

Based in USA | Produced in Haiti

Ships to USA

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global goods partners

Jewelry, accessories and home decor produced by 40 female artisan groups in 20 countries across the Global South.

Based in USA | Produced worldwide

Ships to USA

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ibu movement

An 'ibu' is a woman of respect, and the emphasis of this movement is on the sustainable self-sufficiency of women through their skill in traditional crafts, creating handmade luxury goods that seamlessly fuse tradition with classic glamour.

Based in USA | Produced worldwide

Ships to International

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l. A. Cano

Pre-Columbian reproduction jewelry and objects created by highly skilled artisans using the same ancient methods practiced by indigenous, pre-Hispanic goldsmiths

Based & produced in Colombia

Ships to International

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malambo

Bags and accessories, with a particular focus on colourful mochila bags handwoven by the Wayuu people, a matrilineal society in which weaving has traditionally been a central source of income.

Based in Australia | Produced in Colombia

Ships to International

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maya traditions foundation

Accessories, home decor and traditional textiles handwoven by indigenous Maya women, connected by the Foundation to national and international markets committed to Fair Trade Principles.

Based and produced in Guatemala

Ships to see Stockists

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minzuu

Homeware, accessories and toys from a broad range of sources, fusing modern design with traditional craftsmanship as a means of preserving endangered handicraft techniques and empowering their practitioners.

Based in USA | Produced worldwide

Ships to International 

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proud mary

Clothing, accessories, jewelry, home decor and textiles created in partnership with artisans in developing countries to bring to the global market traditionally made goods with a modern aesthetic, deeply rooted in craftsmanship and culture.

Based in USA | Produced worldwide

Ships to International

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tejido

Clothing and accessories handwoven by small artisan communities, to help preserve traditional Peruvian and Mexican techniques of hand-weaving, knitting, crochet and natural dyeing. 

Based in USA | Produced in Mexico & Peru

Ships to USA

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territory design

Home decor and textiles curated from a network of artisans and makers into a collection of unique handcrafted items that reflect the brand's taste for nature, culture and quality, while retaining both function and a timeless aesthetic.

Based in USA | Produced worldwide

Ships to International

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Trasto

Trasto works with artisans in Panama and Colombia to create homewares of beautiful simplicity and tactility from natural materials, using techniques unique to the region.

Based in Panama | Produced in Panama & Colombia

Ships to International

IMAGE: Maya Traditions Foundation - the women of the Waqxaqi' Kan Cooperative of Chuacruz, who specialise in ikat dots and Liso weaving, Guatemala