Knit One, Empower Too! Preserving a Cultural Tradition One Sock at a Time

Our newest partner, Azerbaijani Socks, is providing employment for women in rural Azerbaijan through the traditional craft of knitting jorabs. Their vision is to provide fairly paid, flexible employment for women through a craft that has continued for generations, and to provide a cozy, handmade, unique, quality product to sell outside of Azerbaijan.

November 15, 2017 by AMERICAN NOMAD

Celebrating Strength and the Diverse Women Who Represent Fearlessness.

I began to wonder are we actually doing a disservice to our gender by continually associating female empowerment with physical characteristics? How many women may doubt their strength because when looking in the mirror they just didn't have the energy to put on makeup that day and didn't see a muscular woman in leather and carrying a sword?

October 20, 2017 by AMERICAN NOMAD

Meet The Paw Tribe: Preserving Cultures and Traditions, One Paw at a Time

The Paw Tribe is an ethical pet accessories brand that partners with women and men on the continent of Africa to create bold, comfortable, and stylish accessories that speak to your pet’s personality. All of their designs are inspired, intentionally selected and produced based on their craftsmanship and history rooted in Kenyan and Ethiopian cultures. 

October 09, 2017 by AMERICAN NOMAD