Artisan Workshops

Designed in New York City, and brought to life in our artisan workshops, Faire Collection’s fair trade jewelry and accessories are a fresh interpretation of artisanal craftsmanship.  Faire partners with over 10 artisan workshops in Vietnam, Swaziland and Ecuador.  Click on the artisan workshops below for an inspiring journey through the lives of men and women who make Faire Collection possible.

Vietnam Workshop

Vietnam Workshop

Faire Collection is traveling to the easternmost country in Indochina, Vietnam. Vietnam has a fascinating and rich cultural heritage – dating all the way back to 257 BC with the ancient Hong dynasty, to more recent outside influences from the French and...
Christian & Viviana's workshop

Christian & Viviana's workshop

  Viviana and Christian have been creating tagua jewelry for Faire Collection since 2008. Prior to joining Faire Collection, Christian traveled long distances throughout Ecuador to sell his handcrafted bracelets and souvenirs at low profit...
Amazon Workshop

Amazon Workshop

  Faire Collection is elevating the capacity of struggling artisan cooperatives in the Amazon basin, and has created the first ever high fashion, fair trade jewelry line from this region. The Amazon region in Ecuador is one of the most...
Andean Collection Workshop

Andean Collection Workshop

  Faire Collection’s exclusive production company is in Ecuador is called Andean Collection. Andean Collection started its own in-house workshops in 2013 for two main reasons: 1. We wanted to create a model workshop for our artisan partners t...
Nancy and Carlos' workshop

Nancy and Carlos' workshop

  Nancy and Carlos have been creating one-of-a-kind, Ecuadorian jewelry for Faire Collection since it was founded in 2008. They used to work in one small room in their mud brick house. Since working with Faire Collection they have completely...
Jose Luis and Mercedes' workshop

Jose Luis and Mercedes' workshop

  Jose Luis and Mercedes have been making gorgeous scarves for Faire Collection since 2010. With the assistance of a Faire Collection loan, they expanded their Ecuadorian weaving workshop and look forward to develop it even further in the...