Since its nearing the vacation season, I believe it’s extra vital than ever to assist small and unbiased enterprise’s. Supporting neighborhood, and smaller scale firms can actually assist a group thrive! Plus you’re serving to the setting by way of lowering your carbon footprint.
The beauty of dwelling in London, there are such a lot of sustainable outlets to select from! I’ve additionally discovered Instagram to be an unbelievable platform for locating area of interest enterprise’s to buy every part from crops to artwork.
Over time I’ve definitely turn into a fan of a handful of manufacturers that I believe are price mentioning. A few of my favorite small enterprise’s embody: Alexandria Coe Art, The Sustainable Department Store, and Earl of East.
All that being stated, I might love to listen to from you! What are a few of your favorite unbiased and sustainable outlets?
Alexandria Coe Artwork
Alexandria Coe is a London primarily based artist, whose illustrations of the feminine physique are uncooked and exquisite. Whereas her drawings are summary, they present emotion and search to inform a narrative, which I like. I’m very excited for the discharge of her second guide, ‘Lovers’, which is focus’s on the theme of relationships, and can embody photos 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 may learn that interview here.
You may store Alexandria’s artwork here