Event: Greenheart Earth Olympics, Saturday May 12th

   Greenheart Earth Olympics (GEO) is a daylong “field day” of interactive “Olympic games” and educational workshops on Saturday, May 12, 2012 in Chicago’s Wicker Park. Brought to you by Center for Cultural… Continue reading

Well Howdy, Country Living Magazine

A few month ago, one of our vendors mentioned they would be submitting a product to Country Living magazine for review. As time began to speed up for us during this busy spring… Continue reading

Shutter babe

As of late, time seems to be whirring by here at Greenheart. With new ventures being undertaken (check out our shiny new wedding registry), conferences being attended, new products arriving, and a fairly… Continue reading

Spring Brunch Party & Greenhearts Fresh Chai Recipe

Ahhh, Spring. You bring a sigh of relief and a warm fuzzy feeling to our very being. Here in Chicago, spring has been making itself known. The tulips are in bloom and the… Continue reading

We’ve Got Good Jugs

Gracefully hand painted by fair trade artisans in Kashmir, on CAT 65 certified aluminum with lead free paint, our jugs are something we take great pride in. They gleam and they glow, they… Continue reading

Greenheart Fashion Pick- Upcycled Flour Sack Dress

Here at Greenheart, we love fair trade. More than love it- we eat, wear, and sleep fair trade. Needless to say, supporting safe working conditions, education, and paying a living wage is something… Continue reading

It’s Time for a Spring Fling (with fair trade cotton that is)

The sun is shinning, a cool breeze blows, and seagulls croon in the distance. How wonderful it would be if this was all happening on a tropical beach paradise and not the city… Continue reading

Lookin’ Good: Fairtrade Looks for Less

It is no secret that most women wish their homes (and closets) could be pulled directly from the pages of an Anthropologie catalog. I shamelessly admit that I have harbored the desire since… Continue reading

The glorious floral franjipani enamelware

Today, we got a surprise, and oh what a wonderful surprise it was…. our NEW hand painted floral enamelware from Kashmir arrived two weeks earlier than expected!!! I use an over abundance of… Continue reading

Can you spot the fair-trade rug?

Here is a challenge for you: Two Jute Rugs, very close in size. A 113.05 price difference. Can you, my very smart readers, figure it out? Ex. 1 –  Diamond Jute Rug 4×6… Continue reading