FREE US & CANADA Standard Shipping On Orders Over $100

Blog

How We Empower Women With Disabilities Through Fair & Direct Trade

How We Empower Women With Disabilities Through Fair & Direct Trade

One of the organizations we work with is Lao Disabled Women's Development Centre (LDWDC).  Founded in 1990, LDWDC is run by Lao women with disabili...
Escaping Laos as a Child to a Foreign Land

Escaping Laos as a Child to a Foreign Land

Not the most positive thoughts or prettiest images come to mind when you hear the word “refugee.” The thing is: refugees are strong, courageous and...
Conscious Life & Style Loves A Million Elephants

Conscious Life & Style Loves A Million Elephants

One of the most rewarding things for us as a social enterprise is seeing the positive impact we can have not only in Laos and the artisans we suppo...
The Lao Elephant Initiative

The Lao Elephant Initiative

The Lao Elephant Initiative is dedicated to the conservation of Asian elephant habitat and populations, as well as the ethical care of those that r...
JUNGLE VINE BAGS: Fashionable and Eco-friendly

JUNGLE VINE BAGS: Fashionable and Eco-friendly

We are so excited about our latest bag collection, which is made from 100% j u n g l e v i n e s.   These bags are LITERALLY the most eco-friendly...
One Year & Counting

One Year & Counting

Is it just us or has time literally flown out the window? Its hard to believe that one full year has gone by since I started A MILLION ELEPHANTS.  ...
Gentle Giants in What was Once Called "Land of a Million Elephants"

Gentle Giants in What was Once Called "Land of a Million Elephants"

Luang Prabang has always been my favourite city to visit in Laos. This last visit was exceptionally special and I have to give thanks to MandaLao f...
Exploring Laos- Kuang Si Falls

Exploring Laos- Kuang Si Falls

Laos is definitely one of those destinations that is overlooked when people, especially in North America, think of a paradise vacation. I hope that...
An Interview with Little Laos on the Prairie

An Interview with Little Laos on the Prairie

  Little Laos on the Prairie (LLOTP) is a blog dedicated to sharing the "Lao'd" perspective. They talk about anything and everything that has to d...
Conscious Style at The Lavender Farm

Conscious Style at The Lavender Farm

Have you stopped and smelled the lavender? If you are in need of a real place to slow down and relax, look no further than a field of lavender. Thi...
How Green is A Million Elephants?

How Green is A Million Elephants?

The Eco Market in Kitchener was the very first marker we ever did and it was such a memorable experience. We had no idea what to expect and honestl...
In with the New & Out with the Old

In with the New & Out with the Old

  Sok Dii Pimai (Happy New Year)! You know that feeling you get at the end of every year in December and you tell yourself next year is going to b...