Shop For Mom, Change The World, & Feel Good About It

Mother's Day is just around the corner, and you know what that means: It's time to show your main lady some love. And this year, we're springing for something a little more involved than a Sunday evening phone call. Are you with us?
Don't worry, we did the hard part for you and gathered together some of the prettiest, most unique, most giving gifts we could find. That's right, each of these mom-worthy finds gives back in some way, whether it's donating to socially minded organizations or directly supporting local artisans in underdeveloped communities.
After all, moms love a generous gesture...and proof that she raised you right…right? Click through to browse the goodies and snap up something that Mom will really love — we know she deserves it.
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The Brave Collection

Made by fair-trade artisans in Cambodia, the brass charm on this bracelet reads “Klahan,” which means “brave” in Khmer, the language of Cambodia. Even cooler? For every bracelet purchased, The Brave Collection makes a donation to help fight slavery and human trafficking.


"Brave" Bracelet, $38, available at R29 Shops in Coral, Mint, or Honey Mix.
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Indego Africa

One of our favorite do-gooders out there, each stunning Indego Africa product is handmade in Rwanda by local artisans and even comes with a hangtag signed by the individual artisan who created it. And the kicker: 100% of all profits fund business development and training programs for Rwandan communities. Did we mention the products are stunning?


Clockwise from left: Yoga Mat Bag, $45, available at R29 Shops; Black & White Plateau Basket, $48, available at R29 Shops; Lavender Plateau Basket, $48, available at R29 Shops; Hot Pink Plateau Basket, $48, available at R29 Shops; 4-Piece Placemat Set, $36, available at R29 Shops.
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fashionABLE

Handwoven with 100% Ethopian cotton, these scarves are perfect for spring, and we know Mom will love them. Something else to love? Your purchase of any fashionABLE scarf creates sustainable business and ensures fair wages for women in Africa.


From left: White Striped Anchinalu Scarf, $38, available at R29 Shops; Safari Gray Anchinalu Scarf, $38, available at R29 Shops; White Feleku Scarf, $40, available at R29 Shops.
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Cleobella

Each of Cleobella's gorgeous, color-saturated accessories is 100% handmade in Bali, Indonesia, using traditional craftmanship and locally sourced materials. As an extra bonus, Cleobella donates all leftover fabric and leather to charities who support Balinese villages and regularly contributes to CARE, a humanitarian organization devoted to ending global poverty.


Clockwise from left: Mexicana Painted Wallet in Navy, $138, available at R29 Shops; Mexicana Painted Luggage Tag in Hot Pink, $50, available at R29 Shops; Mexicana Small Painted Wallet, $115, available at R29 Shops; Mexicana Painted Clutch in Green, $161, available at R29 Shops.
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giraffe WALK

Handmade in Chennai, India, by local women, giraffe WALK's sensibly chic shoes are finished with an Italian-made leather sole in NYC. The best part? Your purchase brings income to otherwise poor families in Chennai, all while supporting indigenous craft using locally sourced materials and eco-friendly dyes. Oh, and these kicks are ultra-lightweight and made to mold to your feet, so Mom will appreciate that, too.


Clockwise from top left: Egg/White Jaiper Two Tone Shoe, $178, available at R29 Shops; Blueberry Kasbah Basketweave Shoe, $178, available at R29 Shops; Plum & Jade Agra Double Weave Shoe, $178, available at R29 Shops; Oak Jaiper Basketweave Shoe, $178, available at R29 Shops.
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JADEtribe

JADEtribe founder and designer Kimberly Hartman is dedicated to creating products that are 100% natural and ethical. The line is crafted by women in Laos, using organically dyed and hand-loomed textiles, and the results are just as gorgeous as they are feel-good.


Clockwise from left: Samui Stripe Beach Bag, $158, available at R29 Shops; Seminyak iPad Cover, $88, available at R29 Shops; Charcoal Nicole Cosmetic Bag, $75, available at R29 Shops.
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