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Space Pirate Life

Cosmic Perfection

Cosmic Perfection

Follow your heart, and have nothing to hide.

 


Space Pirate Log, Kumbh Mela 2019

Space Pirate Log, Kumbh Mela 2019

Love to share. first big life update in a long long time. I hope you take something away from it.

Space Pirate Mission 2.0: searching for the best sustainable, consciously crafted goods

Space Pirate Mission 2.0: searching for the best sustainable, consciously crafted goods

First off, enormous thanks to our supporters, your encouragement has been invaluable to keeping this project on track. In case you are just joining us, we've spent the past year starting this journey to create our vision: an online marketplace for sustainable, conscious, handmade treasures of all varieties from around the world. So far we've made it Southeast Asia and created two incredible artisan product lines that fit our vision. Check out the Artisan Spotlights here!

We are so excited to begin our second mission, back to Asia, to...


Connecting with Vietnam

Connecting with Vietnam

While we were on our 2 week motorcycle trip searching for authentic textiles, we had an incredible experience connecting with the some of the people of Vietnam. There are a number of ethnic minorities living in the country, and we were fortunate to get to know one of them very intimately. 

We were having morning coffee just outside our home stay and getting ready to leave for our next destination. We saw a man walking around with several điếu cây, Vietnamese tobacco bongs. Smoking thuốc lào - strong pipe tobacco - from the water pipe is a big...


Astronaut Briefing

Astronaut Briefing

Welcome, fellow space travelers!

As we prepare for lift-off, it's time to get familiar with our mission details. We've been here in Vietnam for several months searching for the highest quality handmade goods to share with our friends, family, and the whole world! We set out here with a goal that has turned out to be much more difficult than we anticipated: find disadvantaged groups of people that continue to produce traditional products by hand.

Though it's taken a lot longer than we anticipated, we finally found some ethical sources for some amazing products. We aim to be...