Just Trade

Brand:  Just Trade
Material:  Brass



Hammered brass heart earrings

Price:  £10.00Earn 10 Loyalty Points

Hand made by Selvi and the ladies from the Flowering Desert project in Tamil Nadu, India, these earrings feature hammered brass heart shapes on brass ear wires.
The hearts measure approx 2 cm across and give a total drop of approx 3cm.
Flowering Desert gives disadvantaged women training opportunities and empowers them to earn their own money. Since working with our suppliers they have employed ten more ladies just to keep up with demand.


This collection is hand cut from brass sheet and planished using a specialist hammer to give it texture.


Availability:  

In stock - available for immediate despatch  

In stock - available for immediate despatch


Payment

We take online payments via PayPal.

If you prefer not to pay this way, we can take your card payment over the phone.

Simply fill your basket with all the items you want to buy - and remember you get free UK delivery when you spend at least £15. When it comes to checkout please click the "Secure Payment" option instead of PayPal.

All you need to do now is give Joanna a ring on 01757 617143 and she'll take payment - 10am to 8pm 7 days a week. If she's popped to the Post Office leave a message and she'll call you back. 

Loyalty Points

If you register your email address with us you'll receive 1 point for every £1 you spend. Each point is worth 10p and when you've placed orders to the value of £50 or over - whether that's one order or five - you'll be able to use your points in part payment for your next order.

For more details read our blog post about the scheme.

Packaging

We are trying to reduce our impact on the environment in as many ways as we can without compromising on customer service and safety.

Where possible we reuse packaging we receive from our suppliers. Our leaflets and paper invoices are 100% recycled paper. Our mailing bags and bubble wrap are 100% recycled plastic. Our documents enclosed envelopes are biodegradable. We are on a journey with this and will be making more changes as soon as products become available.

Delivery

Royal Mail 1st Class delivery costs £3.50 in the UK for orders up to £15 and is free for orders over £15

We offer a home delivery service in the local area. Home delivery costs £3.50 for orders up to £10 and free for orders £10 and over in the following postcode areas: 

YO1, YO8, YO10, YO17, YO19, YO23, YO24, YO26, YO30,, YO32, YO41-43, YO51, YO60-61, HU15, DN14, LS24-25

Non-UK Customers:

Customers outside of the UK will have their order shipped by Royal Mail's International Standard service. The cost for delivery depends on the weight of the goods you are purchasing, and ranges from £5.00 to £15.00 per item - you can see the exact cost of shipping in the Shopping Basket before you checkout.

Non-UK customers have the option to upgrade the delivery service to Royal Mail's 'International Tracked & Signed' or 'International Signed' service, for an additional fee of £5.50.

Estimated delivery times are 3 to 5 working days to Europe, and up to 7 working days for the Rest of the World.

Returns

We are confident that you will be delighted with your purchase, however to ensure that you are completely satisfied All's Fair offers a "no quibbles" 28-day returns policy.

If you are unhappy with your purchase for any reason then you can return it to us for a refund or replacement.

For more details see our Returns & Refunds page.

Just Trade was founded in June 2006, initially to provide a route to market for Zoe Creations, a struggling fair trade project in the shantytowns of Lima, Peru. The company was born out of first hand contact with real people in the developing world and the recognition that in order for such projects to be sustainable they need a long-term route to market for their goods.

 

Combining traditional craft skills and materials with expert knowledge of contemporary jewellery, we have developed ranges of unique, characterful pieces with strong appeal in the European market. From exquisite crocheted silverwork to beautifully carved tagua pendants, our distinctive products are made with care and skill from locally-sourced and ethical materials where possible.

 

We work collaboratively on the design of our products with the artisans who make them. By teaching the fundamentals of design, we give the artisans that we work with the tools to take an active part in the product development process, encouraging a sense of pride and ownership in their work.

 

We believe this collaborative approach makes for better products, and a happier, more fulfilled workforce. Together, these make for a sustainable business model.

 

Plus, it’s fun. We organise competitions (what better way to find the perfect design for a crocheted bee?), and encourage the artisans to try new things and come forward with their own product ideas. New skills are learned and shared, enabling the projects to grow as knowledge spreads among the communities.

Watch this video about Just Trade

We are a small home based business.

We keep all stock at home, so when you place an order, we don't have to travel to collect or package your items. It's all done in our home office.

We package the majority of our goods in recycled plastic mailing bags. Originally we started doing this to protect against rainwater, but now it means you have the option to disinfect the package when it arrives in your home.

We have been strictly observing the government's advice and have been socially distancing - staying in apart from for essential trips - since 16 March.

As far as we can be sure, nobody who lives in or has visited our home has been ill since the outbreak hit the UK.

We use the Royal Mail and very occasionally Parcelforce for deliveries. We have a "Drop & Go" account so we don't have to wait in line or get within 2 metres of anyone when we post out your goods. As long as our local post offices are open, and we remain well, we will get your orders out. Like a lot of essential services, the Royal Mail is under pressure with staff self-isolating, so your parcel may not arrive as quickly as you would normally expect, None of this is normal, but we'll get through it together.

Artisans and producers in low income countries rely on fair trade to support their families. Fair trade has helped build some resilience into the communities we help in the form of better hygiene and sanitation, better nutrition and healthcare support. Most of the countries where our goods originate have banned exports and imports to limit the spread of the virus. This means workers are unable to get their work to us, and in some cases their workshops are closed. Our suppliers are continuing to pay for and place orders to keep their producers going through what we hope is a very short-lived period in our lives. In contrast, high street fashion companies in the UK have cancelled $1.5bn in orders with garment factories in Bangladesh, putting thousands of low paid women out of work.

The need for fair trade has never been clearer. Thank you for your support and stay safe and well.

 

 

Royal Mail 1st Class delivery costs £3.50 in the UK for orders up to £15 and is free for orders over £15

All Just Trade jewellery items are shipped to you direct from their premises in London. This means if you order Just Trade items alongside other items you will receive two deliveries. 

Non-UK Customers:

We are sorry that because of the arrangement with Just Trade we are unable to accept orders from customers outside the UK for Just Trade jewellery items. 

All's Fair offers a "no quibbles" 28-day returns policy on all the items we post out direct to our customers.

For Just Trade items which are shipped from their London premises, our returns and refunds policy only applies if the goods are faulty.

For more details see our Returns & Refunds page.


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Wednesday, 5 August 2020  |  Siobhan

Its beautiful!!.....

Will be definitely looking at your site again to order more beautiful fair trade items!!!


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Wednesday, 5 August 2020  |  Sarah

My purchase arrived swiftly, and I was very pleased with it. Will certainly shop with this great company again very soon

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