Special Offers from Winter Issue 34
Our lovely Marketplace partners from Issue 34 are offering exclusive discounts for the Peppermint community. Simply check below to see the discount details, then head to that brand’s online store using the code below when completing your purchase. These discounts are valid until Wednesday 30 August 2017, so grab a feel-good bargain while you can. Happy ethical shopping!
Australian-owned and family operated, BellaNaturally brings a personal touch to shopping for skincare and beauty products. Each of the more than 20 brands on offer – including Vanessa Megan, Ere Perez and Eco Tan – are vetted according to a strict natural ingredients policy and tested by the BellaNaturally team, who are on-hand to help you find products best suited to your skin.
OFFER: 15% off
Inspired by the slow fashion movement, COSI. COLLECTIVE encourages ethical lifestyles through thoughtfully hand-crafted accessories and homewares. From hand-loomed organic cotton scarves to West African textiles, each piece is sourced through artisan partnerships that enable sustainable livelihoods. COSI. COLLECTIVE’s own hand-poured natural candles complement the range.
OFFER: 15% off
Extolling the benefits of a good soak in the tub, EcoNirvana is an all-natural bathtime outfitter. Handmade bath brushes, Olieve & Olie organic products and other accoutrements sit alongside Eco Nirvana’s own range of Japanese towels. Their super-soft feel is down to a traditional manufacturing process that doesn’t damage the flax and organic cotton fibres like standard machine weaving does.
OFFER: 10% off
For Flo is on a mission to encourage more Australian women to make the switch to sustainable hygiene products. Check out your options with the help of For Flo’s educational resources, and then shop menstrual cups, reusable cloth pads and period underwear from brands including Lunette, DivaCup and Eco Femme. Natural bath and body products plus Pukka teas are also available.
OFFER: Free Cloth Pad Liner Gift With Purchase
MERCHANTS OF CHANGE
People, planet, purpose – these are the three guiding principles behind online marketplace Merchants of Change. A sustainable shopping all-rounder that aim to help consumers make better choices, the site stocks fashion brands ALAS, Etiko, TOMS and Mud Jeans, plus accessories, toys and homewares from companies that all back their own social or environmental cause.
OFFER: 15% off
Mosov’s sweet and simple babywear is made with organic fibres and water-based inks. Limited-edition ranges feature classic cuts, repeat patterns and cheeky slogans, designed and made in Australia to be as unique as your little one. Complete the outfit with a pair of mini moccasins or booties, hand-made from recycled and genuine leather in Brisbane.
OFFER: FREE SHIPPING on orders over $50
Determined to do denim differently, Gold Coast-based Outland Denim put a sustainable spin on an old fave. All their jeans are made at Outland’s own facility in Cambodia, which provides career pathways for young women. Organic cotton and natural indigo dyes minimise environmental impact, and Outland’s support for anti-trafficking initiatives means your purchase has long-lasting benefits.
OFFER: 25% off two pairs of jeans
SMALL WORLD DREAMS
Small World Dreams pairs Australian fabrics and leather with handwoven cloth from Asia and Africa. Their practical, sustainable handbags, clutches and totes combine traditional Malian mud-dyed fabrics with GOTS cotton, organic flax, hemp and leather for a stylish, contemporary look. Bags are hand-made to order in the Small World Dreams studio in Queensland’s Whitsundays.
OFFER: 15% off all orders over $150
Silversmith Laura Falkiner hand-crafts artisan jewellery that transcends seasons. Made in her country Victoria workshop, Soluna Designs unique pieces are intended to convey meaning and capture the wearer’s individuality. Earrings, rings, bracelets and necklaces are all created from sustainable and recycled materials; there’s even a special range created with the mothers of babies in mind.
OFFER: 20% off Love birds Stack Ring Set
Spindrift Collections is a thoughtfully created jewellery brand inspired by the ever-changing beauty of our oceans and wild natural landscapes. Using authentic, hand-collected, sea-smoothed beach glass and recycled sterling silver, the collections are created for dreamers, adventurers and barefoot wanderers. Spindrift Collections is a proud member of 1% for the Planet.
OFFER: 10% off
THE ELOPEMENT COLLECTIVE
Do you dream of breaking from tradition when it comes to saying ‘I do’? Headed by husband-and-wife team Josh Withers and Britt Snow, the elopement collective crafts intimate, stress-free elopements in Australia and abroad. They work with the best celebrants, photographers, florists and others to cover all the logistics, while bringing their own creative flair to the planning process.
OFFER: $100 off any Elopement
Give your wardrobe a hit of vibrancy a-la Central America! Wandering Heart partners with co-ops and artisan families in Mexico and Guatemala to create a range of colourful garments, bags and home textiles that fuse modern design with traditional knowledge. Part of Wandering Heart’s mission is to preserve traditional skills, so you can be sure every item is the genuine article.
OFFER: 10% off
WHITE CLOUDS BLUE SKY
Italian-born textile artist Mariangela Vecchi has a long history with fibre craft. After making specialty cushions for meditation studios for more than 20 years, she now offers her signature round zafu cushions under her own label. Sewn in her Sunshine Coast studio from colourful Bhutanese fabrics, zafu cushions make the perfect ottomans or can be used for your own meditation practice.
OFFER: 20% off all Cushions and Ottomans
Sisters Lisa Grant and Anita Miles capture the beauty of the Australian landscape and cast it in porcelain, timber and recycled sterling silver. Based in the Blue Mountains (where they’re never short of inspiration), Wild Wattle jewellery showcases organic shapes inspired by native flora. A portion of every purchase goes to Hope For Health, a community-led project in Arnhem Land.
OFFER: 25% off any order over $100