Issara Designs Australia

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Issara Designs started up Etica as a collective of like-minded brands with an ethical and sustainable focus. We have come together to create a unique shopping experience for the conscious consumer. The Etica Concept store is the first of its kind, bringing together small ethical  brands  that work together to make a difference for people and our planet

Who's new @Etica

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Each month we have new brands joining Etica Collective. As a Pop Up space dedicated to ethical brands, we love to give our customers a wide variety of choice.  Brands are chosen to participate and must meet our ethical guidelines. See below for whats new at Etica or Join our events list to find out what's new and exciting each month at Etica Collective. 


 For July we have a beautiful fashion along with a homewares and jewellery brand come in. Let's welcome Dorsu and Kashae Wings of Hope. 


Read about these wonderful brands below.

What Our Customers Say

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"Love Etica Collective. We're one of a collective of ethical and sustainable brands featured in store and I'm so thankful to have a beautiful and diverse range of quality products with our Whollygrail range." - Danielle, Whollygrail NSW

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CURRENT BRANDS IN STORE

Issara Designs Australia

Issara is an exclusively fair trade, sustainability-focused organisation curating fine hand-crafted home and lifestyle products. 


A social enterprise working to eradicate poverty and improve the livelihood of thousands of skilled artisans, their families and communities in developing countries.


Purchasing products generates income for artisans who would otherwise be unemployed or underemployed, enabling them to provide food, education, health care and housing for their families.

On line store www.issara.com.au


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Whollygrail

Design and select all of our products to be sustainable, organic and ethical; supporting the best of small, family owned Australian business, and transparent fairtrade partnerships overseas.

All of our textiles are 100% GOTS certified organic and fairtrade cotton. We have designed products through partners in southern and northern India, Nepal and the Philippines. 

Online Store www.whollygrail.com 

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By Celeste

Designs and produces handmade organic skincare and soap products for the discerning woman.

Nourishing Sapone clay and body products are handmade and hand cut by our master soap maker using raw ingredients sourced from local orchards, vineyards and olive groves.

Body silks, hand creams, foot creams, facial products, bath products and men’s shaving range

Online Store www.byceleste.com.au

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Ayana Jewellery

Lifestyle jewellery brand for the young at heart, combining everyday staples alongside more detailed pieces to create the perfect collection for every occasion.

Ethical, environmentally friendly and locally sourced materials. The products are designed and handmade from raw silver sourced from reputable Australian and British companies whom have strict standards such as ISO and Fairtrade. 

Online Store www.ayanajewellery.com.au

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Earth & Kin

COMING SOON!

Sustainable, quality, eco-friendly products for the home. Both handmade and ethically sourced. Aiming to make a conscious action towards a sustainable future. We want to reduce our environmental impact on our planet by promoting the use of less plastics and chemicals by choosing reusable, biodegradable or compostable products. Every little change helps in preserving our planet for future generations. 


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LoveBomb Jewellery - Sacred By Design

Sacred by Design is about helping others and living a more satisfying life.  We work with the local artisans of Xieng Khuang Province, who make our designs from aluminium recycled after bombs are safely dismantled. we  help artisans with income opportunities; delivered school and sporting supplies to children of the province; have built handwashing stations and a mud brick library.   Online store  https://sacredbydesign.com.au/  

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Global Conduct

Fair trade handwoven textiles from Kashmir and Nepal.  Their products use wool, cotton, recycled wood and recycled plastic. Encouraging local artisans in these countries to maintain their skills and craftsmanship by purchasing particular handiwork from remote regions to give exposure and allow our customers to appreciate such amazing, unique and beautiful work.  

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Soap De Villa

Australian made goats milk soap, hand poured soy candles and other body pampering products. Using packaging that is either recyclable or reusable. 

Online Store www.soapdevilla.com.au

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Hanny D Creations

Upcycled/re-purposed media combined with small quantities of newly purchased resources to create ONE-OFF garments, handbags and accessories. Many of the styles are retro or vintage-inspired. Using mostly natural fibres and some blends. Linen, cotton and silk feature quite often.

The label was started in 2008 as a means of bringing awareness to the issues related to sustainability in the fashion industry and of the effects wasteful practices have on the environment. 

Online Store www.hannyd.com

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Fair Blossom

Fair Blossom is about sharing some of the beautiful fair trade artisan products, from all over our small planet, to enrich all our lives! Give customers a reason to do business with you.

Online Store  https://www.fairblossom.com.au/ 



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Life Interwoven

We are a social enterprise that follows fair-trade principles and we work with artisans to create high quality lifestyle products from natural materials.   Lifestyle and homeware decoration such as placemats, cushion covers, doona convers, bags, ceramics and recycled products.   Online store  https://www.lifeinterwoven.org/ 

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Ethica

Endorsed by FToA, they specialise in quality fair-trade products ethically made by artisan women in Peru. Designed in Australia consulting with Peru trying to keep their traditional look. Alpacas are eco sustainable and have a lighter environmental footprint.

Online store  https://ethica.org.au/ 

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Kashae Wings of Hope

Supporting small groups and communities in South Africa, madagascar and Kenya they produce beautiful jewellery and Kisii Stone product as well as bags and baskets. 

Online store  https://kashaewingsofhope.myshopify.com/ 

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Dorsu

Ethical clothing label, based in Kampot, Cambodia. Their approach to design and production is slow, mindful and transparent, producing collections that are versatile, transeasonal and designed for travel, work and home. Working with remnant cotton jersey fabric, producing limited collection with pieces to build the base of a core and functional wardrobe. 

Online store  https://dorsu.org/ 

Each month we have new brands joining Etica Collective. As a Pop Up space dedicated to ethical brands, we love to give our customers a wide variety of choice.  Brands are chosen to participate and must meet our ethical guidelines. See below for whats new at Etica or Join our events list to find out what's new and exciting each month at Etica Collective.


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