Summer is a season of having fun in the sun, so we’ve gathered a few of our favorite summer must-haves that are ethically sourced from our artisan partners, so you can shop guilt-free while also supporting Concern America’s work in Mexico, Guatemala, and Colombia.
Floral Purse with Strap (CC108)
For those who are always on the go, bring beauty wherever are with this woven purse with brightly embroidered flowers. This traveling purse can also double as a makeup bag, a work of art, a stylish handbag, etc.
Girl's Summer Dress (CC077)
Our aptly named Girl's Summer Dress is made from 100% cotton manta cloth to keep your little one feeling cool during this warm season. This lovely hand embroidered dress is adorned with Mayan symbols on the chest and colorful hand stitching around the neck and sleeves.
Hair Tie Scrunchie (GA035)
You know you can always use an extra scrunchie, especially as the weather heats up! Look no further than these hand-woven elastic hair ties, which are made from the gorgeous textile scraps of the indigenous Guatemalan weavers. Each one is different and very colorful (useful when trying to find them just when you need them).
Cherry Blossom Jute Bag (BA216)
Before heading to your next family gathering, be sure to scoop up a Cherry Blossom Jute Bag to help you carry your libations! It's size and durability make it the ultimate wine bottle carrier or gift bag. Give as a gift and pass on the good will, as your fair-trade purchase supports rural women artisans of Bangladesh.
Sun Hat (CC069)
Beat the heat this summer with a beautiful and unique hand-embroidered sun hat to protect yourself from the sun’s rays. Made with 100% cotton, this cute hat is like a 2-for-1 as it is also reversible!
Spork and Knife Set (GA544)
Our popular Spork and Knife set is back just in time for summer! This Concern America Exclusive item is perfect for your next picnic at the park and comes in its own hand-woven pouch that has various designs.. Show off your sustainability with this hardwood set made by the artisan cooperative Cucharas Ixchel de Peten.