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250 million bombs dropped. 80 million failed to detonate. Each Peacebomb helps clear UXO from land in Laos

Bomb to Bracelet

The transformation story from negative to positive.

The alchemy of transforming negative into
positive, aluminum shrapnel, melted and recast in wood and ash molds becomes beautiful and meaningful jewelry.

One of the principles of fair trade is transparency. In pursuit of that principle, the posts below give you an inside look at some of our favorite fair trade brands and the amazing work our fair trade partners do on a daily basis.

All of our partners work directly with their artisans, communicating by many means and many travel once or twice a year to their partner countries.Much can be done via email and Skype these days, but there’s nothing like talking with someone face-to-face to really collaborate, solve problems and plan for the future.

These types of personal relationships are the driving force behind our partners. The following posts hopefully provide a sense of the deep commitment our partners make and give you a sense of the type of work they do to create amazing fair trade products.


Lonely Whale is an incubator for courageous ideas that drive impactful change on behalf of our ocean. Inspired by the power of community to create the change we need to ensure a healthy planet, we are working towards a new era of radical collaboration, together facilitating the creation of innovative ideas that push the boundary on current trends in technology, media and advocacy that positively impact the health of our ocean.