Yellow Leaf Hammocks
Every 100% Handwoven Yellow Leaf Hammock Directly Supports Artisan Employment and Creates a Path Out of Poverty.
Yellow Leaf Hammocks info is a global lifestyle brand producing ridiculously comfy hammocks, with impeccable craftsmanship that create a positive social impact.
Each perfectly engineered hammock is handcrafted, and each purchase directly empowers hilltop artisan weavers in rural Thailand, their families and communities.
Yellow Leaf Hammocks works by training mothers to weave the world’s best hammocks, spreading good times and relaxation around the globe, in order to break the cycle of poverty through sustainable and ethical job creation to build a brighter futures.
As a certified B-corporation, the brand is dedicated to creating artisan weaving jobs to the bottom one percent. Weavers are empowered to earn a stable healthy income through dignified work.
The company believes creating jobs for women is especially important as research shows that women will spend up to 90% of their earnings on health, nutrition and education for their families. Turning women into the bread winners improves their status in the community, increases self-esteem and enables them to pool resources to improve infrastructure.
The vision for the company is for people to make everyday choices that create positive change in the world and a happier lifestyle for themselves.
“Doing good is good business - we’re seeing that capitalism and job creation are the most economically sustainable ways to bring about social change and working within the system to build a world we want to live in … we are all working to find effective, efficient ways to change the world.”