All these products are made in Bali or Java, where they work closely with a small number of local artisans, each hand-crafting every piece in natural materials, which are both ecologically sustainable and locally-sourced, to produce truly individual and fabulous jewelery.
Suzie Blue deals directly with the actual artisans who make the products, never dealing through agents, thus ensuring that the full local market price goes directly to the maker. No child or indentured labour is employed by any of the suppliers.
AID THROUGH TRADE
Each piece is handcrafted with love by artisans in Nepal. They work with over 200 artisans in several villages who take pride in their creations and their ability to support their families. Each artisan is treated with kindness and respect, receiving fair pay, a sustainable income, and a safe and healthy working environment.
HOUSE OF JEWELLERY
A second generation family business that prides itself in being based on the simple family values of trust, dedication and hard work. The largest sterling silver wholesaler in Canada, their product lines target a wide group of customers, carrying many trendy designs in dazzling Cubic Zirconia, semi precious stone and high polished sterling silver jewellery.
From countries including Bali, Guatemala and India, who support various artisan communities through their own social responsibility initiatives. This is a form of fair trade, where income is being used to support a diverse group of small manufacturers and families. They only purchase minerals from suppliers with the correct mining certificates, which establish their operations as safe and environmentally sound. Natures Expression actively supports charities including Variety Club the Children’s Charity, The Salvation Army, The Community Arts Council of Richmond, The Food Bank, as well as the Annual Nite of Hope event to fight Breast Cancer.
Veena is a designer & artisan from Toronto, Ontario. Her one of a kind jewelry is handcrafted using nickel, lead free and tarnish resistant materials. She uses high quality glass beads and crystals which are incorporated into her unique and trendy designs.
Vena donates a portion of every order to Canadian charities.
These designs are inspired by he landscapes of Canada. Committed to supporting the local economy, BEL hires college students, who meticulously handcraft our designs. They are committed to using the best and healthiest materials that feel as good as they look. All their jewelry is made using lead free, nickel free, and hypoallergenic materials.