The Little Market
In addition to her thriving fashion label, Lauren Conrad is the co-founder of a growing global shop, The Little Market, which sells beautiful lifestyle accents, home décor, and fashion accessories made by artisans in developing nations. Today, Conrad and best friend Hannah Skvarla give us their picks for the perfect home décor accents, including stylish storage ideas.
Fall is our favorite time of the year for refreshing our home décor. This season, we’ve been incorporating woven pieces into our homes to easily and effortlessly add texture to any room. The Little Market, our nonprofit and online fair-trade shop, includes a variety of home décor accessories that are unique and beautifully handmade by artisans from around the world. They are wonderful items to use for stylish storage ideas. We love the way they pair with smooth, wooden accents like the items in our acacia collection. Keep reading to see how we style these handwoven pieces in our home.
This medium-size basket is the perfect hideaway for your belongings at home. It was beautifully handmade from the locally grown sisal leaf by artisans at All Across Africa in Rwanda. We believe every detail in a home matters, and this piece makes for a charming accent in a living room or bedroom.
These sophisticated handwoven coasters are the perfect way to add contrast to a tablescape. They are versatile pieces that make it easy to protect your beautiful countertop or table.
We love the texture and design on this handwoven vase. Just add a glass jar and water, and you'll be ready to put fresh flowers on display. This is also a creative storage option for stashing away cooking utensils.
Instantly incorporate texture into your home with this handwoven basket from our new collection from Rwanda. Personally, we love keeping fresh produce handy in a basket like this one. It's also a classic catchall for anything from keys and pens to accessories and a remote control.
The Little Market
We love pairing our woven accessories with sleek extras for contrast. Items from our collection of wood utensils serve as the perfect complement.
Elevate your tablescape with a pair of handcrafted salad servers. You can mix and match them with many of our home décor accessories.
Dress up a dining room table or kitchen counter with this calabash bowl, which is handmade from acacia wood. Artisans in the Philippines at Acacia Creations made this bowl from sustainably harvested wood. Not only does this piece make a great fit for fall dinner parties, but it's also timeless and versatile, making it perfect for almost any occasion.
Browse the rest of our fair-trade products on our site. Your support empowers our artisan partners and their families throughout the world.