• GANT Lights
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    Shop Feature: GANTlights

    Today, I would like to introduce you to Stefan Gant, founder and designer of  GANTlights, an independent brand of finely handcrafted lighting. Gant earned his Master’s degree in Architecture in Berlin, where he founded his product design label in 2012. His elegant, minimalist, architectural inspired lighting fixtures adorn many restaurants, cafés and business establishments in Germany, and beyond.   What’s the story behind the shop name? The story behind my label name is quite simple, My last name is Gant. At the beginning my label was called “Gant lights and more”, now it is “Gantlights”, but I would have preferred “Gant” most, but the clothing company was faster…. What do you love most about…

  • The White Ribbon handmade upcycled shoes
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    Shop Feature: The White Ribbon

    I am a huge fan of flat shoes.  You can find me wearing flats in most days, whether I’m in jeans or wearing a dress.  I just love pretty flats so when I come across this shop, I knew I have to check them out.  Reading about the brand all the more made me want to put them on the spotlight. The White Ribbon is a sustainable brand that makes use of upcycled leather to create fashionable, handmade shoes and handbags. Upcycled leather is combined with recycled fabrics reclaimed from used clothing that have become unsuitable for wear. Apart from pretty ballerina pairs, they also create handbags from recyclable materials.…