Mata Trader's products are handmade using artistic traditions such as block-printing and embroidery...no factory production here. Combine that with flattering design and a flair for color, and you've got the Mata look. But that's just half the story - this is fashion with impact. For their producers, it's an opportunity to make a better life for their families. Choosing fair trade means you're helping fight global poverty. Mata Traders is a handmade fair trade apparel and accessories label located in Chicago, IL. They work with women's cooperatives in India and Nepal to create their collections. Their primary goal has been to create a high quality, aesthetically fashionable brand with the value-added mission of fair trade. Their clothing and jewelry is ethically hand crafted and absolutely on-trend. They are members of the Fair Trade Federation and Green America, and the groups they work with are members of the World Fair Trade Organization.