I’m a big believer in empowering women, that’s why I’ve partnered with Trades of Hope.  I’m proud to be a Trades of Hope Compassionate Entrepreneur because I believe women world wide deserve a dignified and safe work environment. They deserve to keep their children, educate them, and have clean water to drink every single day! They deserve to have a career that gives them hope for a better future for themselves and their families.

Trades of Hope is changing the world, one woman

and one beautiful artisan crafted piece at a time.

And you can be a part of the change too.

We all can make a difference. Will you join me?

Your purchase at Trades of Hope empowers women and creates change!
You get a beautiful pair of earrings, a bracelet, a necklace, or maybe a journal or bag, and you give a woman a chance at a better life.  All of the pieces are Fair Trade, but they are also beautiful and very well made.  These are pieces that you can be proud to own.

You can learn more about Trades of Hope by going to my Trades of Hope website and browsing the online catalog.  Thank you so much for supporting me, but also for being a part of the change and empowering women world wide!  

Here are some of my favorite Fall pieces!  


Product Details: 
Embroidered with warm vibrant colors, this zippered cotton clutch includes a wristlet, red leather tassel, and an interior zippered pocket.

Approx. Measurements: 11″ x 7″ 
Materials: 100% Cotton, leather, suede tassel, and a zipper closure 
Colors: Red, pink, orange, navy, black, brown, and purple 

Artisan Information: 
In remote areas of Thailand, we focus on restoring the strength of women in their country as artists. Your purchase empowers a diverse people, from the Karen Hill tribe, the Thai people, and the Hmong women. In this area, jobs are limited. Many women to move to the city to find work and have to leave their children. Your purchase will help mothers stay in their hometown and earn an income, allowing them to take care of their children and watch them grow up! 

Purchase this piece and empower a woman in Thailand! 


Product Details: 
These leather earrings are more than just a sophisticated statement. With black stitched detailing and a gold painted steel leaf made from upcycled oil drums, these earrings are sure to be a conversation starter. 

Approx. Measurements: 3 1/2″ 
Materials: Genuine leather, upcycled steel, paint, and 14K gold plated stainless steel hook 
Colors: Black and gold 

Artisan Information: 
In Haiti, where work opportunities are scarce, we partner with women to create change through design and job creation. With every purchase of their jewelry, women are empowered to receive these jobs in a family-like environment. You can be a part of them receiving an income, health care, emergency loans, educational resources and counseling! Your purchase brings about generational change! 

Purchase this piece and empower a woman in Haiti! 

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