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2018 Spring Collection

Introducing a.ell design's 2018 Spring Collection!  This collection combines romantic silhouettes with island-inspired prints to create a unique ready to wear line. As always, we chose eco-friendly fabrics such as bamboo, hemp, and organic cotton that are great for your body, and our earth! Each piece in this collection was thoughtfully created in our Portland atelier.  View new collection here!

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Handmade Holiday Guide

There is an extra level of love and care when you gift items that are handmade with an artists little hands. Especially when they also live in your local community.  We believe that all year around, every year and every day is a great time to show support for our friends and neighbors. Which is exactly why our boutiques and web store are filled with products made by folks in your neighborhood.  Since the holidays are here and that means extra giving we put together an easy to love handmade list for you.  And to give you a little bit for loving us, all your orders over $50 will ship (within U.S.) for FREE!!  Use code SHIPFREE50  Luxury  Just about...

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Super Sale and Free Shipping!

 We are offering you HUGE discounts this week online only, to kick start your holiday shopping!  Use code THANKYOU to receive 15% your entire order! Use code SUPERSALE for special 30% off already reduced Sale prices! YES that is in addition to the already reduced prices and can be combined with the 15% off total order discount! To top it all off your entire order shipped within the U.S.A will  receive FREE shipping! Sale runs 1 week only Monday November 20 - Monday November 27th.  All items are limited to quantities in store, so don't wait, order now! We hope you will take this opportunity to purchase gifts ethically made and fashion created using sustainable practices. Your dollars make a difference to...

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Reusable bees wax food wraps!

Are you tired of spending money on non reusable packaging every month? So are we! Does it make you feel guilty that you are going to use it once then throw away? Us too. So we’ve found the solution. Meli wraps offer a sustainable, tasteful, and ingenious way to contain and preserve your food.   The first time I ever saw a Meli Wrap being used was by a good friend. She had a little wooden bowl with fruit inside and a wrap on top. I thought, “How cute! But what is that?” And so it turned out that her aunty Melia and friend Nicole actually make the wraps, using organic beeswax, tree resin, plant oils and organic cotton. Not...

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