VE Cosmetics: Vegan Beauty

…Because there’s no beauty in cruelty. Today, I wanted to introduce you to a lovely small business run by a friend of a friend. VE Cosmetics is the child of Lynsey who spotted a gap in the beauty market. She will never use animal derived ingredients in any of her products, keeping the full range…… Continue reading VE Cosmetics: Vegan Beauty

Save Waste This Christmas

It’s all getting very exciting! Only one week until the big day, trees are going up and the cupboards are slowly stocking up with food. Plans are hopefully coming together and Christmas shopping is on its way to being completed, finally! Unfortunately, though, Christmas (and any big celebration, really) tends to be a time of…… Continue reading Save Waste This Christmas

The Vegan Larder: Unboxing

I’ve teamed up with the lovely people at The Vegan Larder for a giveaway on my Instagram this weekend – find me at @ItsGemmaEdwards and enter to win this lovely November subscription box, full to the brim with treats and cooking essentials. Great products for anyone but since it’s vegan it would be the perfect started kit…… Continue reading The Vegan Larder: Unboxing

Southampton: My Local Gift Guide

I thought it was about time I put together a little gift guide featuring some of my favourite sellers and makers based in and around Southampton – hopefully just in time for a few of you Christmas shopping! Some of these sellers will also be at the ‘Etsy Made Local’ market on the 2nd of…… Continue reading Southampton: My Local Gift Guide