Sue Webster arranges bracelets at Hope Village, a fair trade shop inside First Presbyterian Church in Charleston. Proceeds from the shop go to support the artisans who made the items. The shop is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday and after Sunday's worship service. It will close for the season on Dec. 22.
Hope Village has many unique items from all over the world. They include jewelry, woven baskets and colorful purses and scarves.
Hope Village in First Presbyterian Church has fair trade aprons, scarves and handbags.
Hand-woven baskets, like the ones pictured, are a big selling item at Hope Village, a fair trade shop inside First Presbyterian Church in Charleston. The church sits at the corner of Leon Sullivan Way and Virginia Street E. on Charleston's East End.