Lots of our lovely stockists have unfortunately had to shut their doors for the moment. Some of them have been working hard behind the scenes though, setting up online shops so that you can still get your hands on all the amazing things they have to offer. Below are some great options for supporting new independent online shops!
Based in Blackheath Village, Blackbird Boutique has a beautiful range of clothes from brands including Lilly and Me and Seasalt. Whether it's some simple basics you're after or a new summer dress to welcome in the warm weather, they've got you covered. They've also got a great selection of bamboo socks to choose from which are our faves!
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Spirals is a wonderful shop that covers all bases when it comes to ethical shopping! They've got bathroom essentials like Emma's Soap Ramie Cloth to Beeswax Food Wraps perfect for the kitchen. If you feel like spending some much needed time in the garden too then check out their garden section with all the basic kit to get you started alongside some great Seedball options to attract the bees.
A treasure trove of lovely things, Iota is located in Bristol and has been in business there for over 20 years. For their new website, they have curated a selection of some of their favourite things for you to shop. If you've been embracing the opportunity to cook more then have a look at the selection of cook books they have on offer filled with lots of new potential recipes to keep you busy. Or if you're in need of something a little more relax then their vegan Balance and Renew Dead Sea Salt Soak by Chickidee is the perfect thing to help you unwind.
Just Fair Trade
New online, Just Fair Trade Leicester is the perfect shop for all your fair trade essentials. They've got a great selection of store cupboard basics including coffee, rice, honey and Tony's Chocolate - another favourite of ours at Just Trade! You can also find lots of toiletry options for example shampoo bars by Suma or Ben and Anna Natural Tooth Paste. It's not just not the household essentials though, you can also shop their new spring/summer clothing by No Mad.
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Based in Leeds, Chirpy Store are now offering a selection of their wonderful stock online. If you're on the look out for some fun activities for the kids, then check out their great range of children's craft activities from Clockwork Soldier - we highly recommend these from experience! Or if you've been inspired to decorate then they've got some lovely prints and pots to choose from to give your room that finishing touch.
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