Skip to content
Nov 12 / Karen

Exclusive Fair Trade Sale Presentation

This Holiday Buy Fair, Give Fair!

Knitting Temptations is proud to sponsor a sale of Fair Trade handcrafted gifts and accessories. Two dynamic women lead these amazing projects that help women in the US and across the globe support their families.

Representatives from Jishike Social Couture and LilBear Shawls will be in the shop to help you select the perfect gift for the women you love.

We Hope You Plan to See This Exclusive Sale Presentation

Saturday, November 13 from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Sunday, November 14 from Noon to 5:00 pm

(Preview samples on Friday, November 12 from Noon to 5:00 pm)

About Jishike Social Couture: Founded by Sinead Fyda, formerly of Powell, Ohio, Jishike Social Couture is a social enterprise designed to empower women in Tanzania by fighting poverty with opportunity. Each purchase returns 30% of the retail value to the artisan/mother who created this one-of-a-kind bag.

Beautiful handcrafted clutches, coin purses and pouches will be available for purchase.

Each purchase helps support Tanzanian women and their families.

* The sale of one clutch allows a child to attend school for a year
* The sale of one pouch provides two month’s worth of food for a family
* The sale of one coin purse pays one month’s rent for a family

Learn more about the women involved in Jishike Social Couture

About LilBear Shawls:  The dream starts with LilBear buying yarn from the fair trade technical schools in Nepal and Bolivia. The dream continues with LilBear hiring American women in low poverty areas.on passion for fiber form communities. LilBear provides yarn, needles, tools and teaches these women the techniques to create beautiful shawls. While earning a “fair” wage for their work, the knitters build a network of support for one another.

Learn more about the  LilBear dream and collection.

Purchases can be made during the special event with check, cash or charge.