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5 Unique Gift Ideas For Any Occasion

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5 Unique Gift Ideas For Any Occasion

While finding that perfect gift for your friends and family is fun and fulfilling, getting there can cause a headache. Especially If you’ve already exhausted your options for the year. The Leprosy Mission Shop aims to offer unique gifts you can order easily.

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3 Benefits to Shopping Fairtrade + Handmade Products

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3 Benefits to Shopping Fairtrade + Handmade Products

Shopping for handmade and fair-trade products is a conscious choice that can have a significant impact on the lives of artisans and their communities in developing countries. These products are made by skilled artisans who use traditional techniques, often passed down through generations, to create unique and high-quality items. By choosing to buy these products, you are not only getting a unique and beautiful item, but you are also supporting a sustainable and ethical model of production. 1. Providing financial freedom When you purchase handmade products, you are supporting the artisans who created them. These artisans often come from marginalised...

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5 Home Décor Ideas to Upgrade Your Home This Summer!

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5 Home Décor Ideas to Upgrade Your Home This Summer!

Summer is a time for relaxation and enjoyment, and you can bring that summer vibe into your home with a few simple changes to your décor. Here are some ideas for how to get a summer vibe in your home: 1. Lighten up: Summer is all about light and airiness, so consider incorporating lighter colors and fabrics into your home. Swap out heavy curtains for sheer items, and opt for linens and cottons over heavier materials like wool and velvet. Get the look: 2. Bring the outdoors in: Incorporating natural elements like plants, stones, and wood can help bring a...

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Shopping for Independence

Posted by Marija Mrvosevic on

Shopping for Independence
Samjhana knew nothing about crafting but was determined to do something to give her daughters a better education. She learned felting, matting and stitching. Now she makes beautiful handcrafts for sale.
Earning a living not only helps her to pay for the family’s food and other needs, it has also has greatly improved her sense of self-worth.

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The Hands That Produce Handmade

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The Hands That Produce Handmade

We are proud of our producer-made items. Artisans who work in workshops across the world, create these amazing products for you.

But how do they do it? What techniques do they use and what this means to them and their livelihood? In this article, you will get all those questions answered.

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