We love the woven straw purses that are so popular right now, and the good news is that so many are made ethically. This means that the artisans who design and make the purses are paid fair wages and can make their products in a positive work environment.
The following are some of our favorites for Summer 2019, our top picks to take to the beach, resort, or even to a Sunday brunch!
Handcrafted by artisans in Bali.
The Little Market
Made in Madagascar using local grasses.
Made in Bali by local women artisans.
A portion is donated to International Justice Mission,a human rights organization working to eradicate human trafficking.
Made from raffia straw by artisans in Rwanda.
Ellen & James
Made of woven cane with a unique batik lining.
Handmade by female artisans from their own homes in Bali, Java, and Borneo.
Trades of Hope
Made from woven water hyacinth in Thailand.
Global Goods Partners
Handwoven by women artisans in Madagascar.
Mar Y Sol
Handwoven sisal and seagrass with raffia pom poms.
If you have a fun summer favorite you don't see listed, add it to the comments below!