March LUST LIST: Enjoy a spring fling with these eco skincare and fashion brands

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Embrace the longer days with a spring clean at home and maybe you'll have space for some of these amazing eco-friendly fashion and skincare brands. From award-winning facial oils to men's T-shirts that fund kids' education, this is everything you need for a more eco-aware life this March.

Georgina Wilson-Powell 14 March 2018

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Alchemy Oils all natural haircare remedy

Alchemy Oil | Grapefruit Hair Remedy

Give dry winter hair some love with Alchemy Oil's Grapefruit Hair Remedy. It contains five oils that helps growth, strengthen and shine. Each bottle is a mix of coconut, avocado, almond and castor oils and grapefruit oil which fights dandruff. Alchemy combine the Ayurvedic practice of hair oiling with a Western desire for shiny, A-lister hair in gorgeous glass bottles. Sold.


Finisterre womenswear ethically made cardigan

Finisterre | Mustard cardigan

Our love of a good mustard cardigan isn't fading. Finisterre's spring collection includes this relaxed beachside beauty, made from an alpaca wool blend. The slouchy fit means it will become a wardrobe staple for years to come. Now all we need is a beachside life.


Handmade Soap Company candles

The Handmade Soap Company | Soy candles

There's still a chill in the air so add a cosy touch to your evenings with one of these fab soy wax candles from The Handmade Soap Company (plus the glass jars are tough enough to be reused). The candles are scented with natural and essential oils, will you choose lavender, rosemary and mint or grapefruit and may chang?


Starseeds Ethical Activewear  made from coffee grounds

Starseeds | Ethical activewear

Have you heard the one about the sustainable activewear that's made from recycled coffee? Yup, coffee grounds plus recycled polyester fibres makes a fabric that draws away moisture and eliminates any sweat smell so Starseeds uses it to make next-generation, eco-friendly activewear. Hello hot yoga.


Ethically made artisan made mexican shoes

Cano | Mexican shoes

We reckon these Mexican huaraches will be this summer's must have shoe. Cano works with Mexican artisans and vegetable dyed leather to create shoes that look sharp and last. Cano pay the artisans a premium and are helping to introduce these traditional skills to a new generation.


Isla Apothecary organic skincare

Isla Apothecary | Discovery kit

Pamper yourself or a friend this Easter with this cute treat box from hand blended, small batch wonders, Isla Apothecary. Each box includes a Refine + Radiate Face Mask, Neroli Body Oil, Blood Orange and Vanilla Sugar Scrub and Relax + Recover Bath Salts. All of the ingredients are ethically sourced and organic where possible.


Lucy And Kay Dungarees ethically made

Lucy & Yak | Dungarees

We're calling it. 2018 is the year dungarees make a return. Lucy & Yak certainly think so. They make brightly coloured dungas, handmade in India with tailors who are working towards becoming Fairtrade and all of their bags and product tags are biodegradable, re-usable or recycled. Practical and pretty cool - we're in.


Kipepeo Ethical Menswear Tshirt

Kipepeo | Men's T-shirt

Kipepeo work with Tanzanian school kids to create cool T-shirts out of their drawings. Part of the profits go back into education in the country and the whole thing starts again. We think this is the perfect way to welcome spring back. Available at Think Mamoq.


Flora Curl Ethical Shampoo for curly hair

Flora and Curl | Clay wash

Embrace your curls with Flora and Curl's vegan friendly, all natural haircare range for those with waves. Everything is made in the UK with the best botanicals and real attention to not only to look after your hair but make things easy for you. The Clay Wash includes clay to detox, banana to strengthen and lavender to help new hair grow.


Svala Vegan friendly Handbag

Svala | Vegan friendly handbags

Just because you've gone vegan it doesn't mean you have to give up pretty things. Svala makes gorgeous vegan friendly bags from cork, Italian PU (polyurethane) and Pinatex® and inject them with a serious dose of LA-style. Channel your inner Emma Watson and grab a tote that totally helps the planet.


Memi Vegan PETA approved Make Up

MEMI | Cruelty free blusher

We've fallen for MEMI's vegan friendly PETA approved make up and its new blusher collection which will add a gentle, healthy touch up now that spring's here. Ditch the dull winter face and embrace a pinker, rosier glow. This is a creamy, subtle blush - despite being called Maneater.


By Sarah organic skincare

By Sarah | Facial oil

The organic skincare revolution shows no sign of slowing down. By Sarah has quickly become a cult favourite, its organic face oil has won the Best New Skincare Product Launch at the Beauty Shortlist awards and we're not surprised. 99% organic, 100% plant based, it gives your face skin-boosting nourishment, softness and deep hydration.


T2 tea - brews with benefits

T2 | Brews with benefits tea

Forget the flat white. 2018 is all about loose leaf tea - the plastic free way to drink your brews. T2 have a new range called Brews with Benefits that can help detox, calm or encourage better sleep and we love the cute tea cubes.


24 Bottles stainless steel plastic free water bottle

24 Bottles | Stainless steel water bottle

Did you know every time you choose not to buy a plastic water bottle you save 80 grams of CO2 being released? 24 Bottles know that and measure everything including making sure their steel water bottle business is carbon neutral. We love the simple design and the fact these will last for years.


Atlantis Skincare organic skincare and day cream

Atlantis Skincare | Day cream

Celebrate the warmer days with a skincare refresh and we've got just the ticket. Atlantis Skincare is a luxurious take on the all natural skincare routine, the rich and soothing Day Cream combines hyaluronic acid with seed oils and exotic butters. It's handmade in small batches and is designed to combat anti-aging.


Alchemy Oils all natural haircare remedy

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Alchemy Oil | Grapefruit Hair Remedy

Give dry winter hair some love with Alchemy Oil's Grapefruit Hair Remedy. It contains five oils that helps growth, strengthen and shine. Each bottle is a mix of coconut, avocado, almond and castor oils and grapefruit oil which fights dandruff. Alchemy combine the Ayurvedic practice of hair oiling with a Western desire for shiny, A-lister hair in gorgeous glass bottles. Sold.


Finisterre womenswear ethically made cardigan

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Finisterre | Mustard cardigan

Our love of a good mustard cardigan isn't fading. Finisterre's spring collection includes this relaxed beachside beauty, made from an alpaca wool blend. The slouchy fit means it will become a wardrobe staple for years to come. Now all we need is a beachside life.


Handmade Soap Company candles

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The Handmade Soap Company | Soy candles

There's still a chill in the air so add a cosy touch to your evenings with one of these fab soy wax candles from The Handmade Soap Company (plus the glass jars are tough enough to be reused). The candles are scented with natural and essential oils, will you choose lavender, rosemary and mint or grapefruit and may chang?


Starseeds Ethical Activewear  made from coffee grounds

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Starseeds | Ethical activewear

Have you heard the one about the sustainable activewear that's made from recycled coffee? Yup, coffee grounds plus recycled polyester fibres makes a fabric that draws away moisture and eliminates any sweat smell so Starseeds uses it to make next-generation, eco-friendly activewear. Hello hot yoga.


Ethically made artisan made mexican shoes

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Cano | Mexican shoes

We reckon these Mexican huaraches will be this summer's must have shoe. Cano works with Mexican artisans and vegetable dyed leather to create shoes that look sharp and last. Cano pay the artisans a premium and are helping to introduce these traditional skills to a new generation.


Isla Apothecary organic skincare

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Isla Apothecary | Discovery kit

Pamper yourself or a friend this Easter with this cute treat box from hand blended, small batch wonders, Isla Apothecary. Each box includes a Refine + Radiate Face Mask, Neroli Body Oil, Blood Orange and Vanilla Sugar Scrub and Relax + Recover Bath Salts. All of the ingredients are ethically sourced and organic where possible.


Lucy And Kay Dungarees ethically made

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Lucy & Yak | Dungarees

We're calling it. 2018 is the year dungarees make a return. Lucy & Yak certainly think so. They make brightly coloured dungas, handmade in India with tailors who are working towards becoming Fairtrade and all of their bags and product tags are biodegradable, re-usable or recycled. Practical and pretty cool - we're in.


Kipepeo Ethical Menswear Tshirt

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Kipepeo | Men's T-shirt

Kipepeo work with Tanzanian school kids to create cool T-shirts out of their drawings. Part of the profits go back into education in the country and the whole thing starts again. We think this is the perfect way to welcome spring back. Available at Think Mamoq.


Flora Curl Ethical Shampoo for curly hair

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Flora and Curl | Clay wash

Embrace your curls with Flora and Curl's vegan friendly, all natural haircare range for those with waves. Everything is made in the UK with the best botanicals and real attention to not only to look after your hair but make things easy for you. The Clay Wash includes clay to detox, banana to strengthen and lavender to help new hair grow.


Svala Vegan friendly Handbag

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Svala | Vegan friendly handbags

Just because you've gone vegan it doesn't mean you have to give up pretty things. Svala makes gorgeous vegan friendly bags from cork, Italian PU (polyurethane) and Pinatex® and inject them with a serious dose of LA-style. Channel your inner Emma Watson and grab a tote that totally helps the planet.


Memi Vegan PETA approved Make Up

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MEMI | Cruelty free blusher

We've fallen for MEMI's vegan friendly PETA approved make up and its new blusher collection which will add a gentle, healthy touch up now that spring's here. Ditch the dull winter face and embrace a pinker, rosier glow. This is a creamy, subtle blush - despite being called Maneater.


By Sarah organic skincare

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By Sarah | Facial oil

The organic skincare revolution shows no sign of slowing down. By Sarah has quickly become a cult favourite, its organic face oil has won the Best New Skincare Product Launch at the Beauty Shortlist awards and we're not surprised. 99% organic, 100% plant based, it gives your face skin-boosting nourishment, softness and deep hydration.


T2 tea - brews with benefits

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T2 | Brews with benefits tea

Forget the flat white. 2018 is all about loose leaf tea - the plastic free way to drink your brews. T2 have a new range called Brews with Benefits that can help detox, calm or encourage better sleep and we love the cute tea cubes.


24 Bottles stainless steel plastic free water bottle

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24 Bottles | Stainless steel water bottle

Did you know every time you choose not to buy a plastic water bottle you save 80 grams of CO2 being released? 24 Bottles know that and measure everything including making sure their steel water bottle business is carbon neutral. We love the simple design and the fact these will last for years.


Atlantis Skincare organic skincare and day cream

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Atlantis Skincare | Day cream

Celebrate the warmer days with a skincare refresh and we've got just the ticket. Atlantis Skincare is a luxurious take on the all natural skincare routine, the rich and soothing Day Cream combines hyaluronic acid with seed oils and exotic butters. It's handmade in small batches and is designed to combat anti-aging.


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