Hand Crafted Collections by Tibetan Artisans
Thank you for visiting our web site. Now that you are here just sit back and enjoy our line of ethnic-inspired accessories and gift items.
Our collections are handcrafted by Tibetan artisans in the age old tradition of cottage industry. All designs are created in-house to bring you unique styles and exceptional quality. Culture Shock is a wholesale company that sells to retailers and also does private label collections.
Our company is eco-friendly as we do not use materials such as coral or ivory that result in harm to any animal or protected species.
Of far greater importance are our artisans and trade partners. As a fair trade company Culture Shock embraces micro-economics by creating a livelihood for Tibetan artisans living in India. We make every effort to ensure that they work in a safe, healthy and pleasant environment earning more than those in similar work. Our company honors children’s rights and only artisans of legal age create our collections.
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What They're Saying About Us
Culture Shock pieces have appeared in various magazines and newspapers including Oprah (picture on left), Teen Vogue, Essence, Lucky, Marie Claire and the Boston Globe. We have been recognized by the NY Gift Fair in their Sustainability exhibition for the past three years.
“This exhibition showcases environmentally and socially conscious products and producers from within the gift and home industries, who further the well-being of the earth and its inhabitants through commercial design and activity. These philanthropic, fair trade abiding, humane and environmentally responsible companies have made a commitment to help benefit the world”. Presented by the NY Gift Fair.