Henrietta and Orlagh are the founders of the vintage inspired label RIXO London, distinctively British in flavour this, feminine without being girly, womenswear label produces garments that fuse the best of old and new to surpass trends.
Remember being a kid and cutting shapes into paper for a little something unique. Well thankfully, Alex Mattox stationery offers a more sophisticated and modern approach. Taking paper cuts to a whole new level, Utah’s Alex Mattox stationery is a one-of-a-kind, fanciful laser-cut gem.
If you’re really out to impress, step out in vintage-glam and cutting-edge statement pieces from Mawi London: Jewellery & Accessories. It’s jewels that are fresh. They shout ‘I AM the party.’ This luxury fashion jewellery & accessories brand, led by Creative Director Mawi Keivom and Managing Director Tim Awan, based in the eclectic, creative hub of Dalston, East London. Their star-of-the-show statement pieces hosts a plethora of costume jewellery that are creatively curated into timeless capsule collections. So treat yours with love and it will last forever.
In 1983 two Danes, Annemette Markvad and Thomas Adamsen, created handmade jewellery Danish brand Pilgrim. This Danish jewellery brand’s chic covetable pieces and eclectic, relaxed accessories are inspired by love for music and people. We fell for their one-of-a-kind beauties, strong empathetic vision and social responsibility mantra, WE CARE.
The aesthetic of bold textiles and beads is Brokenfab striking signature mix. This brainchild of Fabienne Morel, combines her passion for three things: beading, dancing and textiles. Each piece is handmade with intuitive attention to detail, splashes of colour to form a funky art-garment that breathes power.
Australia’s Esther Boutique is an online clothing portal that’s fast becoming an international player in the fashion scene. Titled after a queen, the name Esther embodies the brand and Australian fashion—elegant in nature, casual relaxed glam and demure laced a strong current of femininity. And if that wasn’t enough, Esther donates $1 of every sale to three beautiful charities: Save Monther’s lives, Protect Children and Empower Survivors.
“True beauty comes from within and beauty is only skin deep” #estherbabes
Croon’s vintage shoes and sparkly babies sit on the cusp of ‘party shoes’ and ‘do your thing’ shoes. Created by Bangkok based designer Bloom Tripwattana, these handmade leather babies are for those girls who dare to dream and believe all this magical and —- it’s a match made in style heaven. Caution, it’s a perilous peruse on their online boutique.
Think of the classic handbag. Now imagine it made remade with some luxurious fabric and finished with a chic beads and textured embroidered patterns. Enter Moyna Singh’s, handcrafted handbags and scarves embroidered by skilled artisans in India. Beaded or embroidered, fold over or cross body, these clutches breathe personality — a little bit boho and little bit sweet. The result is Moyna, a glamorous by virtue of being retro clutch.
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Australian fashion label, Gorman, the dream child of Lisa Gorman, is an iconic staple of the down under fashion landscape. Whimsical prints, directional knitwear and distinctive colour palettes form Gorman’s signature look.
She’s even collaborated with on of our favourite textile designers, Rachel Castle!
As of late, if you didn’t already know, you can mix ME. jewels and gems with ME. apparel. The clue is in the name: ME. (Read: Melody Eshani) When interviewed, awhile back, we knew that she was going to do big things and in her words, she’s “…a visionary who is designing the future.”
Incredibly laid back yet trendy, her newest collection is a win for us. Our current front runner is the Chambray pullover — the perfect transitional apparel to take us from Autumn into Winter.
Combine doodles and art enter Hattie Stewart a London based illustrator and who has worked a self-proclaimed ‘professional doodler’ whose unique and playful style extends itself through art and fashion. Having worked with brands such as House Of Holland, Marc By Marc Jacobs and Adidas and also exhibited in Miami, L.A, Bangkok, New York, Berlin and London. For all its eclecticism and playful style Hattie Stewarts work her work has a vibe that invites everyone in.
The bedhead or headboard, whatever you like to call it is one of those furniture pieces that usually just chills in the background but thanks to Australian Mexsii Bedhead thats about to change. Sarah and Merryn created these superstar upholstered bedheads out of their frustration at the lack of inspiring bedheads in the interior design world. Luckily, their luxe artisanal pieces comes in a whole bunch of colours, ready to transform any rest environment.
A A K S was founded by Akosua Afriyie-Kumi with two main intentions: to introduce the world to Ghanian weaving techniques; create and ignite sustainable jobs within Africa. The handwriting that underpins all of A A K S bold and bright bags, is quality design, materials and craftsmanship.
Handcrafted in Bolgatanga with ecologically harvested raffia, A A K S bags, have preserved their ancestral spirit while maintaining attention to the people who produced this pieces.