Blog Posts — Our Partners

(Fair Trade) Coffee: Because adulting is hard.

Posted by Kelsey Whetro on

As I sit here, I'm sipping on a nice cup of coffee. Ahhhh, I need it in my life. Every. Morning. Basically, I'm a shameless coffee addict. That being said, I try to do what I can to purchase coffee brands that are certified fair trade and responsibily sourced. Now...I know what you're thinking. "Certified fair trade and responsibly sourced coffee...probably ridiculously priced and hard to find." But alas! I'm here to provide you with the sources you need to fill your cup (literally and figuratively)! "An average coffee farmer lives on £1.37 a day. With Fairtrade, farmers receive the fairtrade...

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Let’s Talk About One of Our M.V.P's

Posted by Kelsey Whetro on

Chiang Mai, Thailand. Where the seed that has grown into Ethically Sound Co. was initially planted. AND also happens to be the location of one of our favorite vendors that we have the pleasure of working with. So, can we just take a second to brag on how awesome E.L. is? Everything about Ethnic Lanna screams ESCO. helping children infected with HIV live normal and fulfilling livesFrom their message, to their style…we dig it all. Ethnic Lanna is a fair-trade company that not only provides employment and sustainability to the hill tribes of Southeast Asia, but the products preserve the...

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