Manhattan – SoHo
232 Mulberry St between Prince and Spring Sts
Socially conscious shoppers should flock to White Saffron, an eclectic Nolita boutique that promotes ethical fair trade practices by stocking its shelves with global goods. Each piece in the store is meticulously handmade by artisans from New York City to Guam, Singapore, Paris and other faraway lands. Among the international finds are foldable leather totes ($318) from Erisa Cristobal (Guam), fine jewelry by Dave Soh (Singapore) and feminine dresses by Daniel Jasiak (Paris). You'll also discover organic soy wax candles from Thailand, Indian beaded coasters, and handmade Vietnam beaded lamps ($98) and hand-embroidered table runners ($37).
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