Matt Akehurst of Liberation Jewellery worked as a scientist in microbiology for twenty-seven years before leaving to follow his passion. Now navigating through the world of small business together with his wife Julie, they place an emphasis on community, handmade, and reducing the environmental impact of their products.
Sonia McManus of Sonia Therese Design is a jeweller with a passion and a purpose. Before becoming a jeweller Sonia attained three university degrees (including a PhD in civil engineering!) but she put all that aside to follow her true creative passion – eco-ethical jewellery
Dreaming of a green Christmas? We’ve got a beautiful collection of items made from renewable, upcycled, recycled, or reused materials, and gifts that promote nature, the environment, sustainable living, and celebrate all things eco-conscious. (And of course, they’re all made right here in Aotearoa!) Check out our Eco-Gifts Collection now.
Khadil dolls represent our inner spirit and are here to remind us that beauty and joy come from within…
The L’oil balms brand is created by Kelly Dorgan in her home in Beckenham, Christchurch, which she shares with her artist partner and their two teenagers. Their property (which they have dubbed Birdwood Studios) is a bit of a creative hive with music, dance, food … Read more »