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Fashion and accessories from Surevolution focus on sustainability

By Email author - Tue, 10 May 2011 11:20:00 GMT
Fashion and accessories from Surevolution focus on sustainability

The next time you are in the market for a unique accent piece to decorate your home or the perfect accessory to complement a new outfit, consider checking out Surevolution.

This revolutionary fashion and home accessories company focuses on providing products that are aligned with the process of fair trade and sustainability.

Surevolution provides consumers with a variety of luxury handcrafted items, including jewelery, home decor, handbags, hats and other fashion accessories.

The products come from Columbia, India, Peru and Tibet, and their purchase helps to alleviate poverty and strengthen developing markets. The company directs its branding efforts at raising awareness about developing communities around the world and humanizing the way trade relationships are established and managed.

By allowing local artisans to continue to make a living from traditional handicrafts, Surevolution ensures the survival of these important skills and provides much-needed income for parts of the developing world.

In addition, the company works to ensure that its artisans employ sustainable production methods and the chemical-free harvesting of raw materials whenever possible.

Surevolution also encourages the re-use and re-purposing of materials, as well as the use of certified organic cotton and FSC certified wood.

More than 1,000 artisans are already working with Surevolution, while another 1,500 are involved in the various manufacturing and distribution processes.

The company was awarded the 2008 US Secretary of State's award for corporate excellence (ACE), and uses the Grassroots Business Fund's stringent metrics of social impact to monitor the results of its combined efforts to postively affect the global marketplace.

In 2010 several of Surevolution's luxury home decor products and fashion accessories were featured in Elle Decor, Forbes Lifeand Elle, while the company has made a number of appearances during previous years in both Harper's Bazaarand Vogue.

For more information or to make a purchase, please visit SUREVOLUTION.

Image Credit: Copyright Surevolution.

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