Clothing

Brand Shout-Out: Orientique

How to sum up Orientique… Outstanding quality, bright organic cotton fabrics and wonderful easy to wear, flattering designs from one of Australia’s leading labels… Orientique came to our attention a couple of seasons ago when we spotted their flamboyant printed cotton tee shirts. After a little research we went along Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago
Clothing

Brand Shout-Out: Haris Cotton

I’m sure you’re all eager to discover more about this amazing brand so here you go! Firstly, Haris Cotton is a Greek brand and takes a lot of inspiration its origins, such as; Greek nature, civilisation and mythology. It was founded by Alexandros Tsougkranis and his wife Charikleia in 1975. Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago
Clothing

Brand Shout-Out: Mousqueton

Oh my! A newcomer this year to eclectica and perhaps a slightly unusual choice for us as Mousqueton clothes are, well, generally solid colour fabrics – not a swirly Mandala or pattern to be found! So, who are they & what do they do…French, if you hadn’t guessed, based & Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago
Gifts

Brand Shout Out: Fikkerts

Fikkerts has been capturing the fragrance of an English country garden for over one hundred years. It has come a long way since it was first established by Mr Everard Carter. (pictured here with his wife Janet and only daughter Marjorie) but it remains very much a family business; based in Keighley, Yorkshire, UK.  Originally Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago
Local Makers

A big woohoo to the women.

It’s that time of year when we raise a glass to the fantastic women behind eclectica. #iwd2021 Firstly it’s YOU our awesome eclecticats, but we couldn’t entice you through the door without the brilliant brands we stock, many of whom have women at the helm, here are just a few Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago
Gifts

Brand Shout-Out: Heyland & Whittle

Heyland & Whittle is a quality soap and home fragrance manufacturer based right here in beautiful Blighty! Husband and wife team Paddy Heyland & Ursula Whittle combined their names and set-up their award winning luxury soap and fragrance company on a farm in rural Surrey back in 2003. H&W use Read more…

By Jodie & Vicki, ago