How Sustainable Shopping Can Benefit You Financially

Quality products outlast cheaper ones to the extent that they are better value for money. I know this as I have learned the hard way, through a catalogue of experiences of opting for the cheaper and inferior product I now know that I have paid for it financially.

Yet most of us continue to opt for the cheaper product/service. As a society we do not understand value for money, and this is because it is hidden from us.




Modern pendant lights made using pre-industrial techniques

Robert Wheeldon set up Aditstudios in 2013 and makes ceramic pendant lighting in a range of styles and finishes using traditional hand working techniques.

Following a career in photography and the film industry (in lighting), using the skills his father and grandfather gave him, it became obvious that he must take all that he had learned and make permanent physical objects.

This post will cover some questions that we had for Robert and will introduce you to perhaps the most interesting pendant lights you will ever come across. (more…)


rest relax cool sprung mattress

Mattresses that balance amazing quality with amazing prices

Nick Eary launched RestRelax back in 2013 and we recently added his range to Made to Last. Rest Relax manufacture a fantastic range of mattresses, which of course are all made here in the UK, and sold at every day low prices.

This short interview will give you a bit of background info on Rest Relax and an insight into what goes into making their products. The mattresses are all available in Single, Double, King size and Super king size. If you like the look of a particular one then click on the image to view the range of sizes and to buy. (more…)


Alice Robson Jewellery

Simple beautiful jewellery that is accessible and truly wearable

Alice Robson founded Alice Robson Jewellery in 2005 and is going from strength to strength. Alice’s jewellery is all hand made by her in Sussex. Her jewellery may be geometric but the inexactness of the handmade process gives a unique feel that is lost in the mass produced or computer generated object. Please click on any of the images for more information or to buy. (more…)