Meet the artisans this Fairtrade Fortnight (plus a discount code!)

Fridah

Right at the heart of the Decorator’s Notebook shop is our mission to give people who love their homes a more meaningful way to shop, while helping artisans around the world build a more stable future. But making the connection between maker and buyer hasn’t always been easy for us to do on our website and… 

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First look at the new Decorator’s Notebook collection

Braided utility basket in Carnival Blue - Decorator's Notebook shop

Putting together each new collection for the Decorator’s Notebook shop is one of my favourite tasks. My ears are constantly open and when I hear of a new artisan group making beautiful homeware or gifts my eyes light up and my heart sings! The pieces we’ve found for the shop for Spring / Summer 2016 are… 

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The Good List: Quazi Design

rolling paper beads quazi design

A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of sharing coffee with Doron Shaltiel, the creative force behind innovative African jewellery brand, Quazi Design. You may not guess to look at these beautiful pieces, but each and every one is made from recycled paper in Swaziland. Not only is it eco-friendly, it’s fair trade too…. 

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GIVEAWAY: win a necklace from People Tree

Win a necklace at Decorator's Notebook 72dpi

Did you spot this gorgeous Sun Beam necklace in our Ultimate Ethical Gift Guide? Would you like to win it as a Christmas treat just for you? Something tells me you would! We’ve teamed up with our friends at People Tree to giveaway a Sun Beam necklace (worth £48) to one lucky Decorator’s Notebook reader…. 

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