Meet the Maker
Committed to building up sustainable relationships with our artisans and working together to preserve the culture and history while providing our artisans access to fair wages, broader markets, and secure, sustainable livelihoods, Korissa partners with four artisans organizations in Bangladesh that operate according to fair trade principles.
Korissa co-founders found inspiration to seek ways to alleviate poverty, increase social responsibility through fair trade and strengthen the personal skills of the women who suffered gender violence in the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Paired with a goal of offering environmentally and socially responsible handmade goods, they are encouraging the modern shopper to purchase consciously.
Every Knot is handwoven by fair trade artisans whose hopes and dreams are put into each thread as they work who are committed to consuming less and being more conscious about waste by using eco-friendly, sustainable materials and forms of production. These artisans are also able to find financial independence and self-sufficiency. provides training for new artisans and provides job opportunities for disadvantaged women who live in a rural area.