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Mörk Artisan Hot Chocolate

The latest addition to the Pookipoiga team are Melbourne-based artisan chocolatiers Mörk. Mörk were inspired by Melbourne's world class coffee scene and had the vision to bring artesian specialty chocolate into the mix.Not only is Mörk chocolate delightfully delicious - but it has a truly fantastic ethos behind it.   All Mörk ingredients are 100% traceable. Mork has chosen not to display their Fair Trade or Organic certifications, as whilst they are both important concepts, universal regulation of these certifications is tricky and unfortunately the logo is not always enough to guarantee ethical production and quality. It can be a bit confusing for consumers wanting to make informed choices! Mörk trace their ingredients every step of the way to ensure...

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Mothers Day Gift Ideas

Just remembered that Mothers Day is less than a week away? Realised you still need to rustle up some gifts for your lovely mum? Have no idea what your mum would like and feeling more stressed than an unfed puppy around dinner time?Well, fear no more! Pookipoiga will be your shiny, feel-good savior!Let us suggest some super quirky, super ethical and super sustainable gift ideas for your mum or mum equivalent.Nine Yaks Cashmere   Who doesn't love to snuggle into a warm luscious jumper or throw as the winter months draw near? Nine Yaks have a large array of beautiful, lux, and cuddly jumpers, ponchos, throws and shawls! Made ethically and sustainably, and supporting local communities in Nepal, these wonderful items...

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Our philosophy is 'Raw Philosophy'

Our philosophy is 'Raw' Philosophy
. Looking for a new skin product that is Australian made, eco-friendly and oh-so-good for you?We've searched far and wide, and have just the answer for you! Raw Philosophy is handmade in Melbourne. The philosophy is simple: why put anything on your skin that you wouldn't feel ok about ingesting?
 Whilst we don't suggest serving these products alongside your supper, we DO suggest you give them a go, your skin will love you for it!Raw Philosophy products are made from 100% natural ingredients, including organic butters, natural Australian clays, plant, floral and food-derived oils and 100% pure essential oils. The process aims to keep the ingredients raw, so the integrity of each product is maintained. All...

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Organics for Lily

A wide range of therapeutic flavours that are refreshing and delightful for the palate? TickNatural and evidence based ingredients made from a naturopathic background? Tick Organic ingredients sourced locally? Tick Small Australian family business? Tick 100% recycled packaging? Tick Free from harsh chemicals? Tick The best combination of wellness, flavour and ethics? Tick The ethos of Organics for Lily is "Changing the health of the world, one cup of tea at time". And changing the health of the world it is. Organics for Lily was created by Melissa Khonsavang in 2013, a Melbourne based naturopath who graduated from The Southern School of Natural therapies in 2009.   Melissa created the range as a blend of her love for tea and...

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Erika Harder Jewellery

Here at Pookipoiga we are so lucky to stock some absolutely amazing products, and we are delighted to introduce our new jeweller, Erika Harder. Her story began two years ago, when her best friend told her that she had been signed up to her Christmas Fete at work. Erika was working full time as a secondary school teacher, was a milliner by trade and had planned to start her own business making wedding dresses. When asked what she was to make for the market her friend looked at her and simply said, "I don't know, you make beautiful things. You'll work it out."Challenged and pressed for time, Erika visited her local gift shop in Hawthorn to get ideas. After noticing...

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