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Meet the Makers: Homeboy Industries

We are so excited to welcome a new partner to The Little Market, Homeboy Industries! Based locally out of Downtown Los Angeles, Homeboy Industries is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization empowering individuals who have been formerly incarcerated and gang-involved. Every year, thousands of individuals are welcomed into Homeboy Industries with access to essential services and/or to…

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Recognizing Ramadan + Eid al-Fitr

At The Little Market, we are proud to celebrate cultural diversity. Our community of supporters, including customers, readers, our team, and the artisans we work with, are from all over the world. We value inclusivity, and we are ethically sourcing products from more than 65 artisan groups in over 25 countries. On this blog, Cultural…

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Meet the Artisans: Sidai Designs

We are so excited to announce our newest partnership at The Little Market! We are proud to work with Sidai Designs, an incredible social enterprise based out of Tanzania. Sidai Designs supports sustainable employment opportunities for Maasai women. Sidai itself means “good” and “beautiful” in the Maasai tribal language, Maa. Two of more than 120…

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Our Team’s Favorite Summer Drinks

Summer is almost here and we are ready to celebrate with a refreshing drink! Read below for our team’s favorite drinks to sip this season. Kombucha Paloma Punch – “I love this unexpected combo. I’m a sucker for kombucha, so I can’t help but enjoy it with a splash of tequila.” – Lindsay Abrams, Sales & Outreach…

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Gift Guide: For Father’s Day

As Father’s Day approaches, you will want to find the perfect gift to give one of the most important men in the world! Celebrate the amazing and thoughtful fathers in your life by giving a gift that gives back. 1. COFFEE – For the father that’s a coffee connoisseur! The Little Market has 12 different coffee flavors perfect…

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Event Recap: The Little Market x Cupcakes and Cashmere

Last week we hosted an event with our friends from Cupcakes and Cashmere. Thank you to The Coast Lounge at the Palisades Village for hosting us in your beautiful space. Guests sipped rosé and snacked on the yummiest cheese and crudité boards from our friends Lady & Larder. The theme of the evening was female…

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Top 8 Summer Essentials

Summer is for longer days and warmer weather! We’ve gathered some of our favorite items that will help you enjoy these next couple of months. Take a peek below for inspiration.  1. GLASS PITCHER – Keep cool with delicious drinks! Serve your family and guests in one of these beautifully handcrafted, eco-conscious pitchers made from recycled glass….

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Meet the Artisans: Meyelo

Photo Courtesy of Meyelo We are thrilled to introduce our brass collection crafted by artisans in Kenya. Since 2008, Meyelo has partnered with Maasai communities to create sustainable income opportunities in safe and dignified working conditions. More than 80 artisans partake in the maintenance of traditional leather and brass techniques at Meyelo. Despite the high…

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Meet the Artisans: Camaxtl

Photo by Valorie Darling At The Little Market, we carry a collection of serape blankets, each of which is hand-woven by artisans at Camaxtl in Mexico. We are so excited to share a behind-the-scenes look at this wonderful organization! Keep reading to learn more about Camaxtl and these stunning designs. Photo Courtesy of Camaxtl Camaxtl…

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