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Maker Stories: J.S. & Mopsi

j.s. and mopsi linen locally made maker stories

Maker Stories: J.S. & Mopsi

Brown's General Store has now been open almost 6 months, and I think I've said it 100 times already, but the greatest joy of having this business is the people I meet through it - both clients and makers/suppliers. Early on in the piece when I was beginning to source stockists for Brown's I came across the work of J.S. and Mopsi at the beautiful Far Container at Vielle Branche at Albion. Gorgeous Sue from Far Container told me about the makers of these goodies, mother and daughter, Sharon and Jill, and I decided they had to form part of...

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Maker Stories - bon label

bon label maker stories

Maker Stories - bon label

Like Kinfolk and Co last week I’m not actually sure how I discovered Bon Label. I know that after I had Eddie in 2014 I bought some basics from Linda (Smyth, the owner and designer of bon label) in the previous iteration of her business. But when I actually began looking for ethical basics for Brown’s I didn’t realise that bon label was Linda’s reimagined business. I did know however that the pieces were beautifully made classics, with perfect ethical pedigree – which is a hard combination to find.  bon label was born out of Linda’s search for the ultimate...

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