Thursday, June 19, 2008

Original Good: Ethnically Sourced Gifts, Housewares & Accessories

Here's a suggestion from my friend Jean: Original Good, an organization that sources products from artisans around the world. Started by a Stanford graduate, the purpose of this company is to provide employment and opportunity to artisans around the world and alleviate poverty in developing countries. Think of it as the second step of micro-finance, you can make a difference by showing your support for people who are working towards a better life. Available at OriginalGood.com. What's your favorite Original Good product? Email me or leave a comment. Here's my pick: a handcrafted bag from Thailand made with all natural dyes. Price: $9.95 For: Him, Her Interest: Accessories Buy Now Watch and see what The World of Good is all about: