Postcards from my time in India, meeting the ladies I am working with, creating connections and relationships, and experiencing Indian culture.... 'I want them to think of our working relationship as a partnership rather than me dictating everything. I want them to know that I value their thoughts and ideas, I want them to feel empowered, and be proud of themselves.'
In starting my search for artisans, I knew that I wanted the brand to be kept as it is, with a focus on slowly made products, heirloom pieces crafted from natural fibres, but I also knew that I had a desire in me to want to be able to help and support other women to fulfil their ambitions. My search has taken me across the globe, I have made contact with various groups and co-operatives worldwide. I
Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? I am joining in with the 'shop small, shop early, shop happy' campaign. So many businesses have been and continue to be affected financially by Covid. It highlights more than ever the need to be wise with your spending......I am including a selection of lovely items for all of the family from big to small available at some of our favourite independents. We hope you like them! Remember not to leave it too late!
‘The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.’ I believe that if we all act more consciously in our decisions we can effect change both to the planet and to individuals and communities lives.
Better late than never! A family blog post sharing our thoughts about plastic free July, and being more mindful generally about our use of single use plastic. Plastic was created as a means of making life easy; because it can be used and then discarded. Sounded like a good idea right?