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Travis, Stewart and Kohl of Krochet Kids

Who wouldn't crush on a man that crochets? The founders behind Krochet Kids International, Kohl, Stewart and Travis, starting crocheting in high school, but then after going to college and travelling the world, they decided to start a company. Though their super rad and cozy hats, tees and accessories for men and women are enough to swoon over, the story behind the product is the best part. KKi hats are made by women in Northern Uganda and Peru who are given a stable income to provide for their families and also help them build a foundation for a career. Inside each KKi hat is the name of the wonderful lady that made it; you can even look her up on their website and thank her! At the tail-end of 2012, KKi won Chase Bank’s American Giving Awards and was awarded a $500k grant which they plan to use to start a KKi program here in the USA.

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