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Fair Trade Eco-Friendly Social Enterprise


Elegant Handwoven Accessories and Linens for the Home.

Complimentary shipping on all orders within the USA

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Fair Trade Eco-Friendly Social Enterprise


Elegant Handwoven Accessories and Linens for the Home.

Complimentary shipping on all orders within the USA

Uchit is a fair trade earth friendly social venture!

Uchit which means 'Fair' or 'Just' in Hindi is a California Benefit corporation aimed at Empowering of Women.

Enjoy Elegance and Luxury achieved with no compromises - with our hand-woven and hand-dyed clothing accessories and linens for the home at the shop.

We believe every woman deserves a fair chance. 

Fair Trade

Uchit collaborates with artisan cooperatives to bring you our products. A vast majority of artisans in these cooperative societies are women.  

Earth Friendly

Uchit sources natural, sustainable products and operates in an earth friendly manner.

Public Benefit

Uchit  puts a majority of profits back into communities, both here in the US and in the product sourcing country for advancement of women. 

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We are Fair Trade

Fair wages and good working conditions for our partners are important to us. Therefore, we have partnered with hand loom weaver cooperatives that are artisan owned and run. A majority of the artisans in these cooperatives are women. As a cooperative they follow the wage and benefit guides as per the rules and regulations of the Government of India. Thus, all members are paid better wages and have access to benefits such as pensions, retirement funds, bonuses, and paid medical leave and enjoy paid government holidays. 

We are working towards Fair Trade certification for Uchit and its products.

Hand loom weaving:

Hand loom weaving is an age-old profession. Traditional wooden looms have been used for weaving textiles made of natural fibers like cotton, silk, and wool. The weaving skills and the wooden looms are passed on from generation to generation. The yarn is hand dyed using traditional dyeing methods. The yarn is then hand spun to form spindles for use on the looms. The skilled artisan then weaves these weft and warp yarns into beautiful hand woven fabric that rivals in quality any machine made fabric. However, this age old tradition is a dying art in the era of cheap machine made fabrics and low wages. Uchit hopes to play a small part in keeping this ancient art of textile hand weaving alive and bring you these artisan's beautiful creations.

We are earth friendly

Being good to the earth is important to us. We use sustainable, eco-friendly products, processes and practices and offset what we can't reduce. We are a Green America certified business.

In order to achieve our environmental objectives, Uchit is proud to source only eco-friendly fabrics made using earth friendly dyes. We take every care to use only such products and processes as to keep our footprint on the earth as small as possible. We use minimum paper and plastics, and when we do, we always use recycled versions of these. Every aspect of Uchit is run with the environment in mind, and this is reflected in our fabrics to labels to packaging and to even shipping. We try to reduce our carbon footprint, and until we find a way to ship products using renewable sources of energy, we are partnering with carbonfund.org to offset our footprint. 

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We Give Back


We aim to empower more women

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We Give Back


We aim to empower more women

We give back

Uchit is a registered California Benefit Corporation, which means that a main goal of the business is a public benefit, whether social or environmental. Uchit achieves this by being fair to people (sourcing only Fair Trade goods) and being fair to the earth (we minimize our carbon footprint using sustainable eco-friendly products and processes; and in day to day business conduct, we offset what we can't reduce). Five percent of all sales goes to benefit girls' education. In addition, we give back a majority of our profits to projects aiming for women's empowerment both here in the US and in developing countries.

One of the first projects Uchit plans to do this year is to help our fair trade partners be 'certified organic'. Organic certification is time consuming and cost prohibitive for our partners at present. We are in talks with them to help them monetarily and otherwise to achieve the 'organic' status. This will bring in additional international customers and allow them to charge a premium for organic products thus improving their well being.

One of the requirements of being a Benefit Corp. is that we produce an annual benefit report on our social and/or environmental performance. This report needs to be based on transparent and credible third-party standards, such as B corp.

Please look forward to our annual benefit report in 2014 measuring the social impact that Uchit has had in its first year of existence; we certainly are.

We believe every woman deserves a fair chance.