Whether you have a classic dress waiting to make a comeback or a well-worn favourite that needs freshening up, sometimes, all it takes to complete an outfit is the right accessory.
Here are five Fair Trade accessories that will complete your spring-time outfit and give you confidence that runs straight into summer.
Make blue jeans and a white shirt pop
Want to make an impact while keeping things casual? Finish the perfect weekend look by adding a unique piece of jewellery from around the world.
Costume jewellery collections have something for everyone. By adding to a simple outfit, this give you free reign on your choice of style and colour. Try a beaded statement necklace from the Philippines or stunning crochet chokers, handmade in India.
Let the classic blue jeans and crisp white shirt be your blank canvas.
Carry your little black dress into spring
Fan of the timeless little black dress but want to keep things fresh for spring?
This is picture-perfect attention-grabber is made for a cool spring evening. Pair your LBD with a statement necklace in gold or silver and give the outfit a new lease of life in the spring time.
For a trendier look, try stiletto heels and some bigger, bolder jewellery – colourful and great for evening cocktail parties.
Transform your office suit from chore to chic
Keeping outfits interesting in the office can be tricky, but it doesn’t have to be! If you need inspiration, look no further than a well-deserved new handbag.
We all like an excuse for a new bag, but this is a great way to turn an everyday suit into a fashion statement. There are so many styles to choose from and spring is a great time to mix things up.
Whether you opt for linen, herringbone, or even tweed – the right handbag will keep your workplace chic. Just remember to coordinate your shoe colour!
Have fun with an all-white outfit
Flowers aren’t just for the garden… As daffodils and tulips start to bloom, take your favourite white ensemble into the spring season.
When the sun is shining, there’s nothing that says springtime more than light shades with a splash of colour.
Try a stunning crochet flower shawl, hand-made by the women artisans of West Godavari District in India, and discover how to make a real springtime splash.
Celebrate Earth Day with fabulous eco-friendly fashion
On April 22nd, Earth Day is an annual event marked across the globe to show support for environmental protection.
Help celebrate by spreading the word of an ethical alternative to high-street fashion. Handmade from natural materials, our eco-friendly Fair Trade accessories are designed to be a great substitute for fast fashion.
From tote bags to crochet jewellery, these accessories make an impact in more ways than one.
So celebrate the season and encourage others to make a positive change. Show off your stylish straw bag at the shop instead of double-bagging… Get your unique fashion from craftsmen and women who are fairly paid and work in decent conditions.
Practical and beautiful, Fair Trade accessories are designed to bring style and substance – so help yourself feel good, not just because of your outfit, but what it means to wear it.
To find out more about ethical fashion, here are seven reasons to start buying Fair Trade today.