Summer Wedding Checklist

July 02, 2015 0 Comments

Summer Wedding Checklist

It's summer time! which also means... it's wedding season! 

If you are trying to include some sustainable or ethical elements in your wedding, we've picked out some great options for you. From jewelry for the ladies to gifts for the couple, consider supporting global artisans and helping people out of poverty by purchasing from Yobel Market!

Let's start with some fair trade jewelry for the bride:

Marisol Pendant and Earrings.

Delicate disc-shaped, hand-crocheted by women in Lima Peru. These pieces are unbelievably intricate, beautiful, definitely unique. Find the necklace here and the earrings here

 

Cristabel necklace and earrings

Crocheted silver around a crystal bead, these are simple, delicate, and incredibly eye catching. Also made by women in Lima, Peru, earning a fair wage and maintaining a sense of cultural identity. Find the necklace here, and earrings here

Silver Triangle Pendant and Earrings

Simple and bold, these geometric accessories could be great with a structured gown or as a great accent for bridesmaids. Find the necklace here and the earrings here

We've also got some gold-toned options for you or some alternative gifts for your bridesmaids. 

Hammered Brass Heart earrings

Celebrate love and have your ladies wear these lightweight heart-shaped earrings. Each pair is individually handmade and one of a kind. Find them here.

Inca Discs

How about these beautiful Inca Discs jewelry? The asymmetrical necklace and cascading earrings are a beautiful blend of structured geometry and natural aesthetics. Necklace is here, earrings are here

There are also some great options to give the happy couple as an alternative gift! Here are some beautiful gifts with great stories that do good!

Recycled Sari Blanket

Incredible, unique kantha quilts will make a statement and tell a story in any home. Each blanket is one of a kind, made from a handful of recycled cotton saris and then completely hand stitched. Find the current beautiful options available online here.

Wine Bottle Holder

Made from sustainably sourced Costa Rican hardwoods, pair it with your favorite bottle of wine as a gift for the wedding day or a shower. Buy it here

This is just a taste of the ethical gifts that we carry! Click on the "shop" tab above and check out everything that we have! Are you a retailer? Click the "wholesale" tab and see what we offer for fair trade wholesale.