Artisan Made Modern Textiles for the Global Good
Cart 0

Blog — womens empowerment

Ethically Sourced Clothing and Tableware: Behind the Scenes

batik ethically sourced handmade news process story womens empowerment

Artisans are Ethically Sourced: We help Empower Women Are you looking for ethically sourced products? If the way people are treated when making the products you use is important to you, you'll appreciate the stories behind our products. Our partner organization employs disadvantaged women who sew our tablewares and housewares. When you purchase from Rustic Loom you are empowering women and making a difference in people's lives by buying ethically sourced products. We'd like to introduce you to some of the faces behind Rustic Loom. See how our beautiful, ethically sourced products end up in your modern rustic home.  ...

Read more →


Celebrating International Women's Day 2017 + Women's Empowerment!

inspiration rlprocess womens empowerment

In celebration of International Women's Day and Rustic Looms commitment to women's empowerment, I'd like to highlight Rupali Madan, the founder of ERA Women.  ERA Women is a women's organization in Mumbai who employs disadvantaged women to sew our wares.  I met Rupali on a craft exploration trip in India- and I am so lucky I did!  Rupali is a mother, sculptor, artist, designer, and multi tasking powerhouse who inspires me, and we share the same passion for women's empowerment.  I am grateful to work with her and her team of women who hand craft our ikat and block printed...

Read more →