Into gardening but not your run-of-the-mill gardening gear?

When it comes to gardening clogs, no surprises, they’re not all made equally.

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plasticana
plasticana

As spotted on the runway of Bode’s FW20 fashion show, Plasticana’s 100 per cent recyclable hemp plastic clogs may well be the shoe of the season.

Sure, it may look like you’re wearing potatoes for shoes but anything goes these days.

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squiggla

Make Your Mark

We speak with Sue Gardiner and Megan Shaw of Squiggla about the Chartwell Trust’s new initiative, an essential tool that helps you develop creative thinking through the power of mark making.

eden power corp

An Alternative Life: EDEN POWER CORP

Montreal-based EDEN POWER CORP co-founder, Isaac Larose, talks to Adam Bryce about the merging of the experimental work and life philosophies he shares with partner Florence Provencher-Proulx.

auor

Brand Spotlight: auór

Founded in Sydney, Australia, by Kristen Lindesay and Claire De Luca, auór is an independent eyewear and accessories label hand-crafted in Italy. After a pre-COVID relocate, auór is now designed between the women’s new homes, one in London and the other in New Zealand. We speak to the co-directors over Zoom to find out why auór is standing out in an already saturated market, gaining momentum and a specific kind of follower.

foile

Brand Spotlight: Foile

For most businesses, a one-dimensional, top-down approach dictates the way of things: they make something, they market it to us, we buy it. Not Foile.