Organic and fair trade products to brighten up your household. Including electrical appliances, furniture, ornaments, linens, blankets, towels, cushions and many unusual and unique ideas. All the companies listed have been vetted to ensure they pursue eco-friendly policies and help to protect the environment, so you can be sure your purchase is a green one!
"Our modern industrial economy takes a mountain covered with trees, lakes, running streams and transforms it into a mountain of junk, garbage, slime pits, and debris." - Edward Abbey
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The Natural Rug Store is a specialist rug company that sell superior quality rugs made from natural materials that include, coir, jute, seagrass, sisal, sisool and wool. The website provides users with the unique ability to design their own custom made rugs online using the easy to use Rug Builder tool. All rugs are made in England and free shipping is available within mainland UK. www.naturalrugstore.co.uk
Indian furniture, along with throws, bedspreads, rugs, cushions and unique home accessories. They're proud to be an accredited importer and member of BAFTS (British Association for Fair Trade Shops) with over 90% of products sourced through Fair Trade channels that minimise harm to the environment.
Naturewarm duvets, bedtoppers and pillows are made in the UK using British wool, a renewable, natural fibre from a sustainable source.Wool is a temperature-regulating filling for bedding, promoting a steady, comfortable temperature which results in deeper, more restful sleep.Naturewarm now includes the Cosy Lambs range of products for babies and toddlers, which includes beautifully soft cot blankets and baby shawls carefully made in the UK from 100% Bluefaced Leicester wool.
Passionate about quality and with the emphasis on style and luxury, The Fine Cotton Company specialises in gorgeous organic cotton bedding, the fluffiest organic cotton towels, organic towelling robes and slippers, organic scented candles, unique gifts and stylish home accessories for adults, children and babies which are soft to the touch, kind on the conscience and great value too.
Glotech Repairs are a London based appliance repairs specialist who help the environment by repairing instead of throwing away damaged or broken appliances. Glotech service all domestic appliances from washing machines to dishwashers, ovens to fridge freezers. Website - http://www.glotechrepairs.co.uk/ Phone Number - 0800 0546 326
Spirals offers you the chance to buy from a beautiful collection of ethically sourced products. Including fairtrade gifts, eco-friendly furniture, fairtrade home furnishings, ethical toys and the best in fairtrade and ethical fashion … there is plenty to choose from! Most of their fairtrade products are sourced from BAFTS registered wholesalers. They also stock products made in the UK which are earth friendly, many of them made in Hebden Bridge. This includes items made using reclaimed timber, natural skincare products, and work by local designers using recycled materials. www.spiralsfairtrade.co.uk
Rug Couture is a specialist bespoke wool rugs and runners company. Choose from one of the many designs available from the site, or send in your own images if you require us to create a more personalised custom rug. All rugs are available in any size and shape required and also in any colour combination. A sample service is available, and discounts are available for trade companies. www.rugcouture.com
Hapi Bean Soy Candles is a small ethical business based in Hertfordshire hand-pouring candles for wholesalers and individuals alike. Whether you are planning a celebration, looking for an alternative handmade gift, or enjoy burning candles at home, unscented 100% soy is the way to go. Unlike paraffin candles, Hapi Bean Soy Candles don’t release soot or chemicals into your environment…or into your lungs! These beautiful handmade candles are free from GM products, herbicides and pesticides. The soy wax comes from sustainable sources and not from rainforest land. www.hapibean.co.uk
Suppliers of New and Reclaimed Wooden Flooring, Natural Stone Tiles and Eco Paint. Exceptional natural solid and engineered floors, available in a wide range of species and finishes. UK Nationwide Supply. Surveys and fitting service throughout London. Their New Natural Stone Tile collection was designed to compliment their hardwood flooring range, offering great style, choice of materials and colour. Ecora’s natural, VOC Free, internal wall and woodwork paint from Earthborn provide high performance, style and a great colour selection. www.ecora.co.uk
Vibrant, original fabrics and designs. Chandni Chowk specialises in designing textiles, which are then hand made in India and Bangladesh by wonderfully skilled crafts people to a very high quality. An exciting marriage of Eastern textile skills with a Western appeal. Their aim is to create a beautiful product whilst trying to minimise their impact on the environment and allow for human fulfilment at work.
ECOutlet stock a wide range of exciting products to inspire a more environmentally friendly lifestyle. Items range from energy and water saving devices, kitchen and homewares to recycled bags and battery free cycling lights.
The Recycle Warehouse - where every product is made from recycled materials. The Recycle Warehouse encourages the practice of recycling in order to reduce dependency on natural resources and to help minimise the impact of production on the environment. The Recycle Warehouse is a supplier of domestic and office products, clothing and other products, wholly or predominantly made from recycled materials. www.therecyclewarehouse.com/
Reviews and feedback
The Natural Rug Store. “We have received the rug. It looks great. Many thanks with your support.” - Genevieve Dewez