Category Archives: Green Design

Discussing Fair Trade Around the World (and Around the Corner)

I just finished up being a participant in a panel discussion called “Fair Trade: Is it Just an International Issue?” hosted by Foresight Design.  There was a very interesting exchange (debate?) between two of the other participants on the panel. (One was a representative from a fair trade retailer that sells home décor made by […]

Conscious ChoiceMagazine Profiles Leber Jeweler Inc as the First Socially Responsible Jeweler

There’s an article about us in Conscious Choice magazine called “Diamonds: No One’s Best Friend?” It talks about our advocacy and efforts as the first jeweler to offer socially responsible jewelry. We have a lot of firsts under our belt. We were the first to speak out on the conflict diamond issue. We were the […]

Advocating for Ethical Jewelry, and Ethical Living

I’ve been quoted by the trade publication Professional Jeweler in a story entitled “Branding with a Conscience.” The editor in chief of this publication, Peggy Jo Donahue, is one of the strongest advocates for reform in the jewelry industry and I am always pleased when I can offer my input to any of her work. […]