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​Small Groups Can Make Big Environmental Change: Celebrating Dr. Daphne Sheldrick's Legacy

Read any tourist guide about Kenya and you're sure to hear about the incredible place that is the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. Home to dozens of orphaned baby elephants, the Trust contributes invaluably to the conservation of a species and allows visitors up-close access to these adorable animals. Theirs is a long-term approach to meaningful conservation on two fronts – rescuing and rearing endangered babies combined with community education and awareness efforts.

Paper Star Lanterns: Merchandising Tips and Tricks From the Experts

Over the past few months, we've crunched the numbers and it is clear that our Recycled Paper Star Lantern is our best seller! In fact, over the last year, sales for these recycled décor pieces have more than tripled. To learn more about the popularity of our Recycled Paper Star Lanterns, we checked in with our stellar star retailers and asked how they merchandise these tree-free paper beauties. In this post, we're happy to share with you some merchandising tips and tricks from our experts.

Easter Giveaway!

Easter is a special time of year signaling new beginnings, rejuvenation, and the first joyful signs of Spring. As we celebrate the occasion with light-hearted gifts and fun-filled activities, let's also reflect on how and where those cute chocolate bunnies and Easter eggs were made ...

The Star Lantern: Brightening Your Home

Our hanging star lantern is one of the most innovative pieces in the Acacia Creations collection.

Know Your Product

We believe that fairly traded, ethically made, and empowering products are an extremely effective avenue to bring positive change to developing communities.

A Guide for the Ethical Bride

Beauty need not combat sustainable living, for in pure and fair practices, therein lies the truest of beauties - the life giving honorable work of human hands. [A Guide for the Ethical Bride]

The People Matter

"Act as if what you do makes a difference, it does." William James

Each year, on April 24th, communities from around the world unite to bring awareness to a movement that seeks to make fashion a "force for good" – The Fashion Revolution.

Our Sisal Basket - The Ultimate Spring Essential!

This spring we proudly introduce the keystone of Acacia Creation's Spring line, our handwoven sisal basket! Just in time for the Easter holiday, these baskets have become the highlight of our gift giving experience and a joy to use as both a décor piece and everyday carry.

Gift Guide - 2016 Holiday

This season, the teams at Acacia Creations and Creative Women have collaborated and brought to you all of our best pieces to inspire your holiday shopping; from our hearts to yours with love.

Dear Graduates

The world may not point you toward a path of integrity, but we encourage you to take it! And you're not alone. We understand the struggle (at times) of standing up for our passions and dreams. But please please pursue them regardless. No matter your journey, we are excited to encourage you in it!

Happy Fathers Day

With Father's Day right around the corner, the team would like to say thank you to dads all around the world who are making a positive impact on the lives of their families! Without your sacrifice and love we would not be here today.

Fair Trade Month Story Share Contest

In celebration of Fair Trade Month, Acacia Creations is holding a story sharing contest! Join us as we promote a movement that has brought renewed life, empowerment, meaning, and sustainability to hundreds of thousands of artisans around the world! We want to hear why you have chosen to become a conscious consumer and shop fair trade.

Join the Fashion Revolution

The Fashion Revolution calls on consumers to question where their apparel is made and, more importantly, by whom. Be curious about your fashion, get engaged in the supply chain and, above all, acknowledge that your clothing and accessories do not appear out of thin air. Be curious. Find out. Do something.