11 Artisan-Made Home Decor Brands For The Conscious Home

Ethically-Crafted Home Decor
For The Modern Home

There is nothing that makes a house feel like a home more than filling it with the people we love and the simple things that tell a story of thoughtful craftsmanship. These brands are pioneering what it means to make globally-inspired, expertly-designed home goods. They are handmade by artisans around the world.

Each of these companies is committed to ethical sourcing and production of their products, and to giving back to their communities. If you're outfitting your home, also check out our guide to ethically-made furniture brands, all of which are focused on ethical labor standards and sustainable practices. Happy home decorating to all!


1. The Citizenry

Based In | Dallas, TX
Ethics | Artisan handmade
Product Range | Furniture, rugs, decor
Price Range | $125–$1,950

We are big fans of The Citizenry. They’ve set out to build a company that celebrates the people behind their products. Their name, The Citizenry, is a reflection of the collective of individuals— artisans, designers, and dreamers—who rally together across cultures and continents to craft their collections. Each item is handcrafted, hand-numbered, and available only in limited quantities to ensure it’s as extraordinary as the culture that inspired it.

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2. Parachute

Based In | Venice, CA
Ethics | Eco-friendly textiles, responsible manufacturing, give back
Product Range | Bedding, bath, decor
Price Range | $19–$499

Parachute's bedding is manufactured by artisans who have been weaving world-class linens for over 80 years. By collaborating with expert craftspeople, Parachute is able to deliver premium quality textiles that uphold the high standards and heritage of that region. We adore their duvet cover sets, made by artisans in Portugal, that are free from harmful substances and chemicals. Parachute also give back through a partnership with the United Nations Foundation’s “Nothing But Nets” campaign.

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3. Ten Thousand Villages

Based In | Akron, PA
Ethics | Fair trade, artisan handmade
Product Range | Kitchenware, wall decor, home accents
Price Range | $12–$395

For over 70 years, Ten Thousand Villages has been a pioneer of the Fair Trade movement, laying the groundwork for sustainable change in more than 30 developing countries. They provide a space for people to take charge of their own lives and build something for themselves. Each piece of housewares and decor is created by independent small-scale artisan groups, co-ops, and workshops, and are crafted with love using local materials and time-honored skills.

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4. West Elm

Based In | Brooklyn, NY
Ethics | Fair trade collections, local maker collections, organic collections
Product Range | Furniture, rugs, lighting, bedding, decor
Price Range | $60–$580

West Elm is one of our favorite go-to’s for stylish home design and decor. The company believes in making sustainable products while being mindful of their impact on every level. They have committed to sourcing products that are handcrafted, Fair Trade Certified™, organic, sustainably sourced, and local. Their handcrafted products are currently sourced from a network of 35+ artisan groups in 15 countries, employing nearly 5,000 makers.

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5. Made Trade

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Based In | Portland, OR
Ethics | Fair trade, sustainable, artisan handmade, vegan whenever possible
Product Range | Kitchen, bath, living room, rugs, Price Range | $25–$1,110

Turn your house into a home with Made Trade’s sustainable home decor. Their line of eco-friendly and fair trade home decor, sourced from brands like Kazi, Conejo & Co, and Katie M Mudd, brings together all kinds of styles to elevate any room’s look. Many products—like their fair trade baskets—are artisan and handwoven, while others are made in the USA and are an investment in our own communities. This curated online marketplace is the perfect platform for creating the ethical home you’ve always envisioned.

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6. Jenni Kayne

Based In | Los Angeles, CA
Ethics | Ethically-made, gives back, working towards sustainability
Product Range | Throws, pillows, vases, side tables, home gifts
Price Range | $45–$1,295

Jenni Kayne knows that the space we spend our time in can make or break our days—so they’ve debuted a stunning line of home decor products that will make your home cozy and comfortable. With beautifully neutral colors; materials like alpaca textiles and linen; and handmade throws, vases, and pillows, you’ll bring warmth and style to any room. Not sure how you want to style your space? They provide plenty of decorating tips and inspiration. Welcome home.

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7. Raven + Lily

Based In | USA
Ethics | Fair Trade Certified, artisan-made, B Corp
Product Range | Dinnerware, pillows, candles, blankets
Price Range | $8–$248

Raven + Lily is a socially conscious lifestyle brand dedicated to empowering women through design. They produce stunning home goods through partnership with at-risk artisan women in 10 countries at fair trade wages. All of Raven + Lily’s designs are thoughtfully made, and consider the impact on people and the planet.

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8. Rose & Fitzgerald

Based In | Kampala, Uganda
Ethics | Artisan handmade
Product Range | Kitchenware, barware, chairs
Price Range | $65–$975

Husband-and-wife duo Courtney Rose and Laren Fitzgerald were provoked by a desire to merge their sense of contemporary fashion with the beauty of indigenous materials and craftspeople in their adopted home of Uganda. There, they founded a small design studio in Kampala. Rose & Fitzgerald employs local artisans and craftsmen to create and curate unexpected, beautiful pieces for the home. At Rose & Fitzgerald, they know there’s something truly special about knowing who made your product—and also knowing that it was handcrafted by someone who was fairly paid for their work.

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9. ACCOMPANY 

Based In | Curated from various places
Ethics | Artisan handmade, fair trade
Product Range | Blankets, throws, storage
Price Range | $22–$368

ACCOMPANY's mission is to change the lives of individuals, families, and communities for the better. Their team scours the globe for the coolest, most beautiful one-of-a-kind finds. They then create unique boutiques that contain an eclectic mix of cultures. You'll find handmade pieces and ethically-sourced items that bring human impact and thoughtful style together. Each piece has story behind it, while simultaneously embodying exemplary design. 

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10. Equal Uprise

Based In | Ecuador
Ethics | Artisan handmade
Product Range | Blankets, hammocks, pillows, rugs
Price Range | $60–$580

Equal Uprise is made up of objects for the modern dweller and accessories for everyday life. In a world of mass production, Equal Uprise supports and celebrates artisans that craft ethically-made pieces, incorporating traditional production methods as well as organic materials. This combination results in labor-rich, one-of-a-kind pieces that are as unique as the person that made them. The name Equal Uprise represents the idea that success is attainable when it is equally shared. In addition to paying artisans fair wages, 10% of profits are directed to business development projects for the artisans.

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11. The Little Market

Based In | Santa Monica, CA
Ethics | Fair trade, artisan handmade
Product Range | Dinnerware, decor, candles, baskets
Price Range | $26–$68

Lauren Conrad and Hannah Skvarla started The Little Market, a nonprofit that empowers women artisans to rise above poverty and help support their families. The online marketplace sells beautiful products for the home, uniquely handmade by artisans around the world. The Little Market ensures artisan partners practice fair trade principles. Every purchase from The Little Market generates meaningful income for the artisans and their families.

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