Founded by sisters Rowena and Lily Lei, August Sage is a women-run company based in New Mexico and Washington State. Rowena and Lily design modern and ethical home decor, all handcrafted by artisan communities around the world. Every August Sage piece is handmade and sourced through fair trade practices using natural and sustainable materials and processes. August Sage’s mission is to provide lasting economic opportunities to artisans and to celebrate and preserve their unique and diverse heritage craft techniques. All artisan partners receive living wages, allowing them to provide for themselves and afford healthcare and education for their families.