We are thrilled to partner with talented artisans working in ateliers throughout India and Bangladesh. Each atelier hosts hundreds of artisans who create the beautiful, handmade products we love. Just as each piece in our shop holds a story, each atelier has its own unique expertise and regional traditions. Learn more about the stories, materials, craftsmanship and handmade goods that make each of our artisan ateliers so special.
Atelier Ouest Inde is a certified Fair Trade organization founded in 1975 in northwest India. Today this atelier is made up of over 800 artisans from around the country, working closely with marginalized and at-risk populations. As a Fair Trade organization, all profits are used to further the social welfare of the artisans and their families. Artisan benefits include educational assistance for children, medical check-ups and treatment, a health centre at Saharanpur, savings programs for artisans and spouses, non-formal education projects and relief–related social projects. Our artisans at Atelier Ouest Inde create beautifully detailed products that bring a bit of luxury to every home. Using natural and recycled materials, our artisans design gorgeous pieces that blend contemporary styles and traditional Indian craftsmanship.Shop their products
Atelier Norde Inde was started in 2012 in rural North India and supports and empowers women from marginalized communities to start their entrepreneurial journey as artisans. Our artisans here specialize in traditional weaving techniques going back for generations, and use them to create contemporary designs for the home. The beautiful, handmade benches, tables and products that come from Atelier Norde Inde use all natural and upcycled materials that are locally sourced. They promote sustainable living from conception to realization and are dedicated to giving fair wages and entrepreneurial support to the women they employ.Shop their products