Posts with: India


Recycled Plastic Bottle Rugs

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When we first saw these soft and beautiful rugs we could not believe that they were made from 100% recycled plastic bottles. They look and feel like our other wool and cotton rugs! They are made in India by a clever process that breaks the bottles down into super fine fibres that can then be… Read more »

Handloom Cotton Throws

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New stocks of these fabulous handloom throws have arrived. They are 100% soft cotton handloom in a chevron design. They come in 6 different colour ways; sage, indigo, red, natural, chocolate and terracotta. There’s a throw to go with every colour scheme. They are 125cm X150cm, not too small but not to big! They are… Read more »

Natural Quality Leather Bags

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We have the quality leather bag just right for your needs! Whether you prefer to keep your things in a satchel, a courier bag, rucksack or a saddlebag, our range of natural leather bags will offer you that perfect mix of practicality and style that you need. Our natural leather bags come from Paper High,… Read more »

So Many Beautiful New Scarves to Chose From!

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We have so many new beautiful scarves in the shop. Many of them come from York Scarves, (no prizes for guessing where their business is based!) They have been working with a Co-operative based in a semi rural area of Northern India for many years. The co-operative was initiated in 1977 and is structured on a… Read more »

Beautiful Fair Trade Ethical and Eco clothing

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Our spring range of beautiful fair trade, ethical and eco clothing is now in the shop. Browse from our range from Braintree. Thoughtfully designed ethical and eco clothing that fits perfectly and feels great. The contemporary collection of organic clothing is from sustainable and eco-friendly sources, including bamboo, hemp and organic cotton. Organic cotton is… Read more »

Recycled Tyre Plant Pots

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Our new range of beautiful recycled tyre plant pots are made from old car tyres given a new lease of life by skilled artisans in Northern India. Eco friendly and fairly traded these planters will brighten any garden, back yard or window sill. Noah’s Ak work closely with their group of producers investing much of… Read more »

Nomads Esme cord shift dress

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This Nomads cotton needlecord shift dress is the most recent incarnation of a firm favourite with Just customers; it’s incredibly versatile and works as well over jeans or leggings as it does with tights (depending on how much you like getting your legs out!!). Nomads grew out of a classic Indian backpacking adventure when Duncan and Vicky returned… Read more »

Hand-crafted clay candle holder

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Back in May, Louise (development manager) and Kerry (shop manager) had the opportunity to hear Dalit’s Julia Hawthorne speak about their work with one of the most deprived, vulnerable and despised people groups in India. We were inspired by her story! All Dalit candles are handmade by the Dalit people of India and the purchase of these… Read more »

Blue multi colour stripe rug

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Namaste products have long graced the shelves of Just Fair Trade! We love their use of colour which often reflects the cultures who create the products, and summer really is the season to indulge in their great range! These rugs would be the perfect addition to a picnic or barbecue, adding a little bit of class… Read more »

Men’s White Pants To Poverty Trunks

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The ultimate in practical presents, these Pants to Poverty trunks do exactly what it says on the package! Pants To Poverty was launched as part of the Make Poverty History campaign back in 2005 and since they’ve been committed to ‘developing a transformational business model that is beautiful from cotton to bottom’! They say: ‘We… Read more »

Act Justly Territory Satchel

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This practical and stylish satchel was made by women in India working with Freeset, an organisation set up to provide choices and opportunities for former prostitutes. They say: Freeset was established in 2001 to provide high quality jute bags whilst also providing intervention and employment to women who had been trafficked into prostitution in Kolkata,… Read more »

April Showers Necklace

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As you know, here at Just Fair Trade we have a particular soft spot for anything a bit quirky and unusual, and what could be more quirky than this textured brass necklace, produced in Tamil Nadu by the Flowering Desert Project?! We also have matching earring (either a pair of clouds, raindrops or umbrellas) in… Read more »

One Village Paradise Garden cushion cover

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One Village began in 1979 as an organisation providing marketing support for craftmakers  co-operatives in Asia and Africa, before ‘fair trade’ as we recognise it today really existed. Today, they retain this commitment to producers but with a focus on making their beautiful products available to consumers. Of the Paradise Garden cushion cover, they say:… Read more »