We rounded up some of our favourite conscious accessories brand for all things head and hair related. Hope it gives you some inspiration!
Saya Design was born out of a deep love of nature, a growing awareness of environmental issues, and a desire to create things with a real story to tell. Designed in the UK and handmade in Bali from wood which is a renewable and eco-friendly material when consciously sourced.
Find out more about Saya Designs from our interview with the founder, here.
Slow fashion brand, KOHR creates timeless, core pieces, a sustainable alternative to Fast Fashion. At KOHR they have three main focuses to ensure they are sustainably innovative: longevity, versatility and traceability. Besides their range of garments they also make a selection of neutral scrunchies (and face coverings too) which we absolutely adore!
Asikara is a Fashion Label designed and made in the UK that takes African influences and fuses them with contemporary British design to create beautiful garments and accessories that reflect both cultures. Asikara creates bespoke clothing at an affordable price.
Blom in effortless put-together-ness without sacrificing comfort, their accessories are as versatile, thoughtful and strong as those who wear them. Made from high-quality long-lasting fabrics, 100% of their materials are plant-based and have two eco-conscious collections of headbands made from ecological TENCEL™️ Lyocell fabric.
Zakaara is a one-woman small African inspired lifestyle brand, founded by Nemi at her kitchen table that has grown quickly. She wants to keep the culture of traditional African prints alive, but re-created for the modern day and make them accessible to everyone. All her head wraps are made by hand in the UK.
Tegen is a boutique which supports smaller businesses, so each accessory they stock is from a diverse range of small-scale designers and manufacturers. These French hair clips have been lovingly created in France by a family business that has been making hair accessories by hand since 1892.
Now that the weather is beginning to change you will need to start wrapping up warmer, there are so many incredible conscious brands making winter warmers, these are a few of our favourites.
Taking a ‘cradle-to-cradle’ approach to design, material selection and making, Ally Bee is a contemporary luxury knitwear brand working with 100% natural fibre yarns chosen carefully for their quality & low environmental impact.
Myssy is a farm-based design company from Pöytyy, Southwest Finland. They produce wool hats and accessories handmade from 100% Finnish eco wool. The really wonderful part of this brand is all the pieces are hand-knitted by grannies! A wonderful idea to employ seniors, don’t you think?
Johnstons of Elgin
Johnstons of Elgin are experts in cashmere & fine woollens. Every part of production from dyeing to blending, knitting to teaseling and cutting to folding, all happens in their own mills in the heart of Scotland since 1797. They are committed to continually improving sustainability and only work with natural, renewable and biodegradable fibres including Vicuña, Cashmere and wool.