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Hawaii made soy wax candles!

North Shore Candles Making a difference one glass bottle at a time There is nothing I love more than lighting some candles at the end of the day and enjoying a yoga session at home.  My go-to candle company is Northshore Candle Co made right here in Hawaii!  They have yummy island scents such as Mai-Tai, Hawaiian Sunset and Lilikoi Love just to name a few.  But I fell in love with the company for a reason other than their scrumptious scents.  This company is known for sourcing their glass (old wine bottles) from Oahu’s North Shore and repurposing it into their trendy jars.  Any company that is helping to keep glass and human junk out of the ocean makes...

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3 fun, fabulous family friendly events on December 2

  "When it rains it pours" a.ell atelier will be at 3 events this Saturday, December 2! We hope you will join us at either the Semi Aquatic Anniversary party in Brookings, ORorSip and Shop on Hawthorne in Portland, ORor First Saturday in Old Kapaa Town in Kauai, HI   In Brookings, 4-7 PM at Semi Aquatic ~ I will be setting up a mini a.ell atelier shop complete with our latest designs as well as some of my favorite clothing, jewelry and accessories from other local artists. I will bring Flipside Hats, COR seaglass jewelry, and Indie Ella silk sari clothing just to name a few of last years big hits. In Kapaa, Kauai from 5-9 join us for the monthly celebration of First Saturday in Old...

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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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Kauai art on tea towels!

E KOMO MAI | WELCOME‘Cultivate Hawaii’ was started by two friends on Kaua`i, Katie and Merlin, with the shared passion of nature and design. Cultivate incorporates the beauty and culture of the islands into every detail of their tea towels. Their love for bold colors and simple lines has driven their artistic inspiration, and their love for the people and the planet has driven their material selection and production process.       BEAUTIFUL PRODUCT, HEALTHY HOMEAll of their tea towels are made in the USA with high quality cotton, using a bleach-free method to reduce chemical usage and leave the natural creamy color of the cotton intact. WHY FLOUR SACK?Flour sack towels have earned their reputation as being a...

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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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