Did you know that you can enjoy distinctive, eco-friendly and sustainable corporate gifts and also support fair trade practices. Scarborough & Tweed has aligned with socially responsible vendors that support artisans in developing countries through the practice of fair trade. These vendors foster long-term relationships with local artisans, offer them advance payment so they can purchase raw materials, and set realistic production schedules.
Browse the beautiful and unique gift ideas below and join us in supporting fair trade. Each item can be personalized with your logo.
Lightweight and sturdy, this colorful keychain(left) is made from hand-painted leather and Peruvian textiles. Artisans cut, dye and hand-stitch each one. Customize the keychain with a medallion bearing your company logo.
This handmade iPad case (center) is woven from plastic bags by women of the Wayuu tribe in Columbia. The fully lined interior is padded to protect your iPad, while the colorful exterior gives the case a distinctive look and durable texture. A woven label with your logo can be sewn into the iPad case.
These vibrant and durable card holders (right) were crafted from rice bags by members of the Artisans Association of Cambodia (pictured below). A woven label with your logo can be sewn into the card case.
The Color Patchwork Bag (top row, left) artfully blends brilliant patches of blue, maroon, mustard, brown and green. It closes securely with a magnetic button. This pretty and practical Denim Purse (top row, center) features hand-sewn mirror accents, two sturdy straps, a roomy interior and a zipper closure. Lightweight and durable, the Mini Cotton Bag (top row, right) is made from 100% cotton, hand-dyed with care. It features magnetic closures and pretty mirror accents. These beautiful bags can be customized with your logo embroidered on the fabric of the bag, or imprinted on a hang tag or zipper pull.
These extraordinary baskets are hand-woven by talented artisans in Africa. Basket-weaving is a traditional skill in northern Ghana, passed down through many generations. The baskets are perfect for grocery shopping, corralling magazines, storing towels and more. Baskets can be personalized with a leather hang tag embossed with your logo.
These contemporary bowls are made from recycled metals by skilled artisans in Moradabad, India. Beautiful and functional, the bowls are perfect for serving fruit, holding keys, or storing mail. They also make stunning decorative pieces for the home or office. Bowls can be personalized with your logo on the gift box or ribbon.
Add a splash of color to any outfit with the Orange Glow Scarf (left), hand-woven by artisans in Barabanki, India. The soft, mid-weight scarf features vibrant stripes of orange, red and green. The soft, flowing Sequin Scarf (center, in blue), transitions effortlessly from day to evening. The scarf features shimmering sequins woven into the pattern. The versatile Animal Print Scarf (right) can be worn with dressy and casual attire. Artisans choose only the finest threads to create a luxurious texture. These elegant scarves can be customized with a label bearing your logo sewn into the fabric.
Decorate your home or office with fun, functional and eco-friendly picture frames. These unique picture frames are made from a recycled bicycle chain (left), recycled computer motherboard pieces (center), and magazine pages rolled tightly into beads (right). A brass plate bearing your logo can be affixed to the back of the frame.
These unique wooden puzzles, hand-crafted from Shesham trees in North India, make beautiful display pieces for your home or office. Artisans pass their designs from generation to generation, keeping this time-honored craft alive. Your logo can be imprinted on the top of the puzzle.
The cover of this exquisite journal (left) is made from re-purposed Sari fabric, and the pages are made from recycled cotton scraps. Journals can be personalized with your logo sewn inside. These colorful pens (center) are made with lac, a resinous substance deposited on the twigs of trees in Southeast Asia. The pens are artfully embellished with beads and small pieces of mirrors. Store pens and pencils securely in this beautifully handcrafted leather pencil box with two snap closures (right). A plate bearing your logo can be affixed to the pencil case.