New August Items
This pair of Chevron Brass Earring comes from the fields of Cambodia. Made at Rajana Association from recycled bombshells, it would make a lovely gift for someone who likes bold jewelry. 1.5"L, $24.95.
For the person who likes to travel the world, this Map of the World Necklace would be the perfect present. Made at Apriki in Indonesia, this artisan group is heavily focused on environmental conservation. 16"L, $39.95.
We are celebrating the fabulous teachers we've had throughout our lives, not to mention all of the retired teachers who volunteer at Ten Thousand Villages! Teachers will receive 20% off their purchase. Please bring your school ID.
Back to School
The start of school is just around the corner and this stainless steel sandwich keeper would make a great lunch box. From India, the top says "yum" and the Hindi word for "tasty." Hand wash, 7Lx4.5Wx2H, $24.95.
Started by Manish, an engineer working in Austin, TX, who traveled to his native India and was shocked by the level of poverty. In 2006 he started partnering with grassroots organizations that worked to train unskilled men and women into master artisans. Their yoga mat tote bags, rings, cotton fiber journals and wrapping papers are just stunning. We are absolutely thrilled to be carrying Matr Boomie's gorgeous merchandise.
Ten Thousand Villages validates parking in the ramp at the corner of Grand and Victoria. One hour free parking with a $10 purchase.