Since its nearing the vacation season, I believe it’s extra necessary than ever to assist small and unbiased enterprise’s. Supporting neighborhood, and smaller scale firms can really assist a neighborhood thrive! Plus you’re serving to the surroundings by way of lowering your carbon footprint.
The beauty of residing in London, there are such a lot of sustainable retailers to select from! I’ve additionally discovered Instagram to be an unbelievable platform for locating area of interest enterprise’s to buy all the things from crops to artwork.
Over time I’ve definitely develop into keen on a handful of manufacturers that I believe are value mentioning. A few of my favorite small enterprise’s embrace: Alexandria Coe Artwork, The Sustainable Division Retailer, and Earl of East.
All that being mentioned, I’d love to listen to from you! What are a few of your favorite unbiased and sustainable retailers?
Alexandria Coe Artwork
Alexandria Coe is a London primarily based artist, whose illustrations of the feminine physique are uncooked and delightful. Whereas her drawings are summary, they present emotion and search to inform a narrative, which I really like. I’m very excited for the discharge of her second e-book, ‘Lovers’, which is focus’s on the theme of relationships, and can embrace photographs and textual content that depict what that phrase means to her. Over on MIRROR WATER, Julie Tanner interviewed Alexandria about her upbringing, her artwork, and why she prefers the phrase ‘bare’ over ‘nude’. You possibly can learn that interview right here.
You possibly can store Alexandria’s artwork right here