Philadelphia, PA

Center City, 1122 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-574-2008
philadelphia@tenthousandvillages.com

Store Hours

We will be closed Monday, June 23 for visual merchandising updates. Our apologies for any inconvenience.

We will be closed Friday, July 4 for the holiday and will reopen with our regular hours Saturday, July 5. Enjoy the day!

Tuesday, June 23 Closed
Friday, July 4 Closed
Mon-Sat 10-7
Sun 12-5

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Jewelry and accessories create a caravan of adventure to stretch across the summer. Necklaces and bracelets crafted of treasures found — from recycled glass to telephone wire. Clutches and totes weave intriguing tales. Chart new roads to explore … wander somewhere wonderful.

Ten Thousand Villages helps to preserve crafting traditions passed down through generations, connecting customers with other cultures and their artistic heritage and creating beauty in the world.


 

Ten Thousand Villages Awarded Ethisphere Award for Seventh Consecutive Year
We are pleased to announce that, for the seventh consecutive year, Ten Thousand Villages has been recognized as one of the world's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Ethisphere recognizes companies that go beyond making statements about doing business 'ethically' to translate those words into action. The winners of the World's Most Ethical Companies are standouts who demonstrate real and sustained ethical leadership within their industries.

Outreach Opportunities
Did you know that we do educational events and community outreach? If you are part of a school, church or other organization, contact our store manager about having a special event either at your location or at our store on Walnut Street.  We are happy to work with groups of all sizes; no group is too small.  Email us at Philadelphia@TenThousandVillages.com.

About Us

About Ten Thousand Villages Walnut Street in Philadelphia, PA

Ten Thousand Villages Walnut Street in Philadelphia, PA, is a fair trade retailer of artisan-crafted home decor, personal accessories and gift items from across the globe. Featuring products from more than 130 artisan groups in some 38 countries, we are part of a network of over 390 retail outlets throughout the United States selling Ten Thousand Villages products.

As one of the world’s oldest and largest fair trade organizations, Ten Thousand Villages has spent more than 60 years cultivating trading relationships in which artisans receive a fair price for their work and consumers have access to distinctive handcrafted items. We seek to establish long-term buying relationships in places where skilled artisans are under- or unemployed, and in which they lack other opportunities for income. A founding member of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO), Ten Thousand Villages sees fair trade as an alternative approach to conventional international trade.

Ten Thousand Villages Philadelphia opened in July of 2001.

Volunteer

We welcome you to join our village of volunteers! As a nonprofit store, volunteers are crucial to our success, helping us to keep our overhead costs lower, which allows us to purchase more from artisans. Apply now to join our fun-filled volunteer positions - greeting and interacting with customers, unpacking and checking orders, assisting with displays and more. We welcome volunteers any time of the year.

Let us know you're interested by filling out an application at our store. You can also call or email at philadelphia@tenthousandvillages.com.

Sales & Events

Upcoming Events

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Table Linen Sale! - July 14, 2014 - July 28, 2014

JULY 14-28
TABLE LINEN SALE

BUY ONE TABLECLOTH,
GET ONE 50% OFF

BUY 3 NAPKINS, NAPKIN RINGS OR
PLACEMATS, GET THE 4TH FREE

Table Linen Sale


Artisans have been paid in full. Discount applied to item of equal or lesser value. Not valid with other discounts. At participating stores only.

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Some Like It Hot Sale! - July 29, 2014

TODAY ONLY - JULY 29
SOME LIKE IT HOT SALE

50% OFF SELECT
SUMMER SUNDRIES

for your backyard, porch and patio.
Plus … carefree, colorful jewelry and accessories.

Some Like It Hot Sale

Welcome Lanterns handcrafted in India.


Artisans have been paid in full. Offer valid at participating stores on select merchandise on 7/29/14 only. Not valid with other discounts.

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Hours

Store Hours

We will be closed Monday, June 23 for visual merchandising updates. Our apologies for any inconvenience.

We will be closed Friday, July 4 for the holiday and will reopen with our regular hours Saturday, July 5. Enjoy the day!

Tuesday, June 23 Closed
Friday, July 4 Closed
Mon-Sat 10-7
Sun 12-5