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Fair Trade & Sustainability

Fair Trade & Sustainability

As a member of the Fair Trade Federation, we use their nine guiding Fair Trade Principles to guide our business practices. This ensures that our actions are always in line with our ethos of putting the wellbeing of the makers at the forefront. However, fair trade isn’t concerned exclusively with social justice, it also looks at lessening our environmental impact, as the two issues are...

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Fair Trade Month: 9 Guiding Principles

Fair Trade Month: 9 Guiding Principles

Although every month is “Fair Trade Month” at the MZ headquarters, October is an opportunity to shine a light on the good works that the fair trade movement is engaging in all over the globe.  Fair trade means that producers in developing countries are getting a fair wage for their work. It is an approach to international development and business based on dialogue, transparency, and...

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SEA & SKY | the FW19 Collection

SEA & SKY | the FW19 Collection

SEA & SKY, the fall/winter ’19 collection, is available now! Introducing eight fresh bags inspired by the wide skies and deep seas of Oaxaca. With modern interpretations of traditional Zapotec designs woven in watery hues, you’re sure to find a unique statement bag to transition you into the winter season in style.  The design process is headed by our Oaxaca-based Design + Production Manager, Ana...

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Top 5 Bags for Back to School

Top 5 Bags for Back to School

We're celebrating Back to School with 33% OFF!  SHOP SALE NOW The back-to-school season is upon us and while you (like us!) might feel that summer passed in a flash, we always look forward to fall. Autumn heralds the end of long sunny days and sunshine adventures, but it also brings a welcome feeling of new beginnings. Start the season off right with the perfect...

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