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Here are some budget-friendly, environmentally-friendly choices for Valentine’s Day (all under $20!):
Fair Trade Divine Chocolate Gift Set – Two Milk, two Dark and two White chocolate bars, $19.00.
Fair Trade Raffia Fiber & Faux Leather Light Brown Tote – Created by artisans in rural Alasora, Madagascar, the sale of these bags produces a source of income for rice-field workers during the heavy flood seasons and gives them access to additional training and skills, $24.95.
Ten Thousand Villages Heart Soap Set – Six heart-shaped soaps in a heart-shaped handmade paper box, scented with rose, honey, sandalwood, jasmine, green apple and coconut. The soaps are made by artisans at Palam Rural Centre in India, providing employment opportunities to people of the Harijan community, $20.00.
Set of 4 Soapstone Hearts -These lovely handmade hearts are created by artisans in Kenya. The entire process is done with hand tools. The carvings are dyed and incised with a traditional design or image, $21.50.
Cebra Whipped Vegan Fairtrade Shea Butter Cream – A body & hair wash that is extremely gentle as it is free from sulfates and parabens and made with coconut derived foaming agents and enriched with unrefined fair trade shea butter, $13.00.