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Fire hoses transformed by Elvis and Kresse

Elvis and Kresse fell in love with London's decommissioned fire-hoses back in 2005 through a chance encounter with the London Fire Brigade. Hence took this lifesaving material home determined to breathe new life into it and save it from its otherwise inevitable end in landfill, and vowed to donate 50% of our profits to charity.    For over a decade Elvis and Kresse have been rescuing all of London's retired fire-hose by lovingly handcrafting them into sustainable luxury bags and accessories like belts and cufflinks. Admire them here.  Every year since, they have donated 50% of the profits from the Fire-hose Collection to The Fire Fighters Charity. This heroic material, once used to save lives, gets a second chance to keep giving...

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: 2019

Mother’s Day; that time of year where we’re inundated with messages to buy anything and everything that’s floral, pink or cooking-related. But what about those that don’t fit this stereotypical view of what it means to be a Mum? No matter what type of relationship you have with your Mum, or any other female figure, we hope to help you show your appreciation in an impactful way. How about these weird and wonderful things: Candles made out of wine bottles. Mojo make these in Bowral, and have made a limited edition scent for Mother’s Day - “Shanghai blossom”. Chocolates made by Three Michelin Star chocolatier, Catherine. We’ve just received special Mother’s Day packs, with delicious lychee, raspberry & rose hearts....

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Conscious Step Socks

Conscious Step Socks Featured: Socks that Plant Trees About Designed in New York and ethically made in India, Conscious Step socks are 100% vegan and animal friendly. They are made from fair trade cotton and are made to last, making them socially responsible and environmentally sustainable.  Each sock has 168 needle count making them lush, comfortable and soft to wear. Join the slow fashion revolution! We’ve never looked back since stocking these socks and got good use out the ones we own ourselves. And if that ain’t enough, there’s an array of quirkie colours and prints, making these socks fun and unique. Choose either the individual pack or the pack of three, for a perfect, thoughtful gift. We’re one of...

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No Pong deodorant

    Need a deodorant that is bound to keep you feeling fresh and smelling delicious? No Pong is a perfect, all natural deodorant that works. The key ingredients, coconut oil and sodium bicarbonate, both absorb moisture and is anti bacterial. Once you use up the deodorant, you can recycle or reuse the container, eliminating waste. NoPong is only available in store and not on our web store. So come in and stock up one of Australia's best deodorant, buy more than 2 and get 10% off! Phone orders are welcome too.  Also every purchase gives a meal to an Australian in need though Secondbite while fighting food waste  among many other things we along with our lovely brands and artists...

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Back to Regular Opening Hours

It’s time we get in touch with reality and return to our regular opening hours, because the holidays are well and truly over. Eep! But this is good news, during the break we were able to have time to source new, sustainable products, like Australian ceramics, that have the quirk factor we can’t go without. So come into our shop and check out what’s new.

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