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Join the Movement of Crafting Peace through Culture

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Global Shokunin brings you a highly curated selection of quality hand-crafted products made by Shokunins or artisans all over the world.

We believe that the way to create a more equitable world is by supporting ethically made small-batch production, rather than supporting mass manufactured goods with murky supply chains and questionable labor practices.

When you purchase from Global Shokunin, you are:

Buying high quality hand crafted products made by skilled artisans receiving fair wages.

Supporting ethically made products with minimal energy usage, and often local supply chains.

Keeping ancient handicraft traditions alive and celebrating our global cultural heritage.

A Cultural Ambassador for artisans around the world!

Blog posts

"I Am What I Wear”

"I Am What I Wear”

There is fierce competition amongst fashion companies to capture the consumer’s attention and bring more visibility to their respective brands in a...
Rayon Rayon Everywhere, Especially in the Sea!

Rayon Rayon Everywhere, Especially in the Sea!

What was the last piece of clothing or home-furnishing you purchased? Do you recall looking at the label inside to see what it was made from?  Was...
Of Cherries and the American Revolution

Of Cherries and the American Revolution

  Fireworks over the Statue of Liberty (photo credit CNN) This week we celebrated July 4th as the birthday of the United States of America. For ma...