Spotlight on Mata Traders

Spotlight on Mata Traders

I stumbled across Mata Traders while searching for a jewelry vendor for my website in April 2015. I was on the hunt for affordable, ethically made jewelry with simple, modern lines - I want to shop fair trade, but still look like me.  Mata's style? Loved it. Price point? Super affordable. Mission? I needed to know more about the company and started with their website which just had a gorgeous makeover. 

"Three best friends with a serious case of wanderlust set out on an around-the-world adventure and landed in Mother India for four months. Enamored with the people, markets, and colorful textiles, they vowed to make the country a part of their life story."


Mata Traders ArtisansThis may be how the story began in 2003, but it oh baby, it grew. Mata Traders has evolved into a powerhouse of social entrepreneurship. I did a pretty deep dive into their blog and website and by connecting the Google dots was able to find out more information about the company and the...

June 26, 2016 by Sarah McEwan