A Pocketful of Posies— Finding Flowers in Fashion


TTV1597 copyThe long winter left us begging for blooms.  Find the colors and forms inspired by nature’s most delicate art—flowers.

When your outfit calls for something sweet and feminine, there’s no better cure than a dash of floral goodness.  With jewelry, patterned scarves, and bags, make Ten Thousand Villages your destination for fair trade flowers this season.


Dangling Daisy Earrings– Daisy blossoms of shiny metal will catch the light with your every movement.  These petals bring a summery whimsy to your look.

Star Flower Necklace– A row of star-like flowers join hands in this playful piece from Bombolulu Workshops, Kenya.  It’s hard not to feel the flower power in this necklace!

 Good Luck Necklace– The shape of this flower reminds us of a four-leaf clover.  A more sophisticated take on the blossom shape, white metal strikes a stunning finished look, complete with an adjustable chain to suit any neckline.

Lucky Girl Earrings– And earrings to match!  Never was there such a pair of perfectly poised posies.alljewelry



Poppy Garden Scarf- A subtle sprinkle of poppies on this chiffon scarf is a sophisticated choice.

6823870_1Blossom Burst Scarf– Funky flowers are bursting with color in this large print chiffon.  It’s impossible not to feel happy when wearing a scarf as bright and airy as this.

Flowers of Afternoon Scarf– This demure Victorian-style floral pattern feels like a high tea in the garden.6823740_1



Fiery Flowers Purse– This small purse is made in Guatemala, but feels like ancient Spain with the tassels and luxurious floral embroidery one might find on a flamenco dancer.


Flower Filigree Bag– The Flower Filigree Bag features large embroidered flowers on a simple brown background.  This modern take on a floral design is great for everyday shopping or travel.

Blooms flourish in the summer sun. Bring this sensation to your everyday look.