Ten Thousand Villages
Fair Trade Holiday Ornaments
These fair trade ornaments are a great addition to your holiday decorations. From felt ornaments to a gorgeous vegan ivory turtle, there are a few options to add beauty to your holiday, sustainably.
Marigold Angel Ornament - The Marigold Angel Ornament dances gracefully, bringing light and cheer for the holidays. Hand felted by artisans with Manushi, meaning "energetic woman" in Nepali.
Rainbow Quill Ornament - Made from recycled quilled paper, the Quill Rainbow Ornament celebrates the diversity of humanity in flying colors. Handcrafted by makers with Mai Vietnamese Handicrafts, this unique Christmas ornament hangs from a metallic gold thread, ready to brighten your holiday.
Flamingo Santa Ornament - Merry Tropical Christmas from this Flamingo-ho-ho. This Flamingo Santa Ornament is made of felt and stuffed with polyfill. Its wire legs are posable so it can boogie while hanging on your tree from its twine hanging loop.
Tagua Turtle Ornament - Celebrate a slow holiday filled with meaning and take stock with this symbolic Tagua Turtle Ornament. Handcarved from 100% vegan ivory, tagua is a renewable seed from a palm tree, an ethical alternative to elephant tusk. Sustainably harvested and crafted by makers in Ecuador. Gift those close to you an ornament every year, and soon, their holiday will be filled with memories of you!
A hand-made fair trade certified alternative to mass produced plastic holiday ornaments
Handle with care as you would with traditional holiday ornaments
Marigold Angel - Wool/Felt
Rainbow Quill - Recycled Quill Paper
Flamingo Santa - Felt/Pollyfill/Twine
Tagua Turtle - 100% Tagua (renewable palm seed)
Ethically sourced from New SADLE, a fair trade enterprise in Nepal providing employment, education and medical support to marginalized communities. Partnering with Ten Thousand Villages. Ten Thousand Villages is a global maker-to-market movement that addresses economic injustice. Because every handcrafted object has a life of meaning behind it. We’re a way for you to shop with intention for ethically-sourced handcrafted wares - and to share in the joy of empowering makers in ten thousand villages.
All are fully compostable