Suppliers

Traidcraft is our biggest supplier, providing us with about a third of our stock. They supply most of our food which is all Fairtrade certified and an ever changing array of crafts including embroidered cards, terracotta pots, bamboo socks. As both a trading company and a development charity Traidcraft provides employment, training and assistance to people in the most need.

Shared Earth is a WFTO accredited company which works with a variety of fair trade producers around the world. From them we get recycled bike chain items from India; tin bikes and cars from Madagascar; finger puppets from Peru; painted keyrings and pencils from Bali; worry dolls from Guatemala, stick on ‘Bugz’ from South Africa, soapstone, leather goods, jewellery and shopping bags including our own Harrogate bags from India.

New Overseas Traders provide us with a huge array of handpainted wooden and papier mache items, especially our ever popular Christmas baubles, little boxes and elephants.

Namaste trades mostly in India and provides us with handmade paper notebooks, jewellery and fun little gifts.

Bala Sports  Fairtrade accredited footballs from Pakistan

Black Yak Knitwear  Hats and gloves hand knitted in Nepal

Earth Squared  Oil cloth bags from Vietnam

Fair Grounds  Silver jewellery from Mexico

Felt So Good  Felt birds and animals from Nepal

Hadeel  Mother of pearl, embroidered and wooden goods from the Palestinian territories

Just Trade  Jewellery from India and Ecuador

Neema Crafts  Fabric and wooden products made by people with disabilities in Tanzania

Pachamama Jewellery  Silver jewellery from Indonesia

Paper High  Innovative products from India

Red Tribe  Jewellery made by Maasai tribes people from Kenya and Tanzania

Tilnar Art  Soapstone from Kenya

York Scarves  Printed scarves from India

Zhambala  Fairy lights from Thailand

Zuri Design  Soapstone and beaded jewellery from South Africa and Kenya

Zuza Trading  Beaded decorations from South Africa