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    The stories of our products and the people who make them.  By supporting the people making our products, you are helping to make their dreams viable and encouraging responsible enterprise.

     

    Safety Razor Review

    Safety Razor Review – Why We Love Them & Top Tips

    At Biome, we love our safety razor.  Less irritation, longer between shaves, and smoother skin – who doesn’t want that? Caroline (our Brisbane Area Manager), Michele, (our Marketing & E-Commerce Manager), and Nancy (our Product Development Manager), all use their safety razors on the weekly basis, so they’ve given us a safety razor review! Safety Razor...

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    Lōa Miracle Oil for Inflamed Skin

    Sometimes, you just wish there was a Miracle Oil that could solve all your skin problems. Acne, dry skin, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, premature aging – all skin conditions that are hard to find a solution for. More so, hard to find a natural solution for, so that you don’t expose your skin and body to harsh...

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    One Thousand Lines - Handmade in Australia with Love

    One Thousand Lines – The Whole Story

    The Genesis of One Thousand Lines Adelaide creative duo Irena and Alen gave up their day jobs in 2013 to embark on a journey of making beautiful, sustainable bags, scarves and homewares. The result is One Thousand Lines and their startlingly beautiful design and craftsmanship speaks for itself. Shop One Thousand Lines here >...

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    Biome Room Mist - Toxin Free Home Fragrance

    Biome Room Mist – The Whole Story From its Creator

    What is the Biome Room Mist and why is it so popular Have you ever walked into a room and wondered what that amazing smell is? If you’ve ever walked into a Biome store and had that experience, then it would be our bespoke, thoughtfully created Room Mist. These sprays are created by our...

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    Corner Block Studio - The Whole Story - Handmade in Australia with Love

    Corner Block Studio – The Whole Story of this Creative Environmentalist

    About Corner Block studio What do you get when someone is an industrial designer, artist and environmentalist? Well made, ethically and thoughtfully sourced materials and products from Corner Block Studio is what. Corner Block studio was started by aforementioned credentialed Natalie Lane in 2015 on a corner block (of course) of Brisbane. The beautiful...

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    Tracey Bailey, Tasmanian Wilderness

    Visiting the Tasmanian Wilderness and the Fight to Save the Franklin

    As the Harbourmaster slipped along the mist-cloaked Gordon River, dense forest spilling into the tannin stained water, I silently cheered the 2000 protestors who staged the blockade on this river in the early 80’s. They arrived in Strahan on the West Coast of Tasmania from all over Australia and the world to learn the...

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    The Lost Troopy Series: What's inside my Toiletries Bag

    The Lost Troopy Series: What’s Inside My Toiletries Bag

    Jacqui is currently spending time travelling, exploring and living around Australia in a old Land Cruiser Troopy that runs off waste vegetable oil (woohoo!). She is passionate about living a life that is simple and kind to the environment. Follow Jacqui (and Trent’s) low waste living journey on the road in The Lost Troopy Series. ...

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    Bamboo fibre - are bamboo sheets sustainable

    Bamboozled… Are Bamboo Sheets & Socks Eco Friendly?

    Whether bamboo sheets, bamboo socks or any bamboo fabrics are environmentally friendly is a dilemma for those taking a sustainable path through life.  Bamboo is the green-wonder resource that grows rapidly without chemicals, fuelling its huge popularity for all forms of consumer goods.  But, there appears to have been little challenging of these eco...

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    Meet the Maker: Kin Kin cleaning products!

    What do you do after a career of formulating OMO detergents and moving to Kin Kin in the Sunshine Coast hinterland?  You come up with an all natural alternative using the combination of these skills and 100% natural ingredients to produce  natural cleaning products that actually work! This is the story of Felix & Sandy who say they...

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    Meet the Maker: Natural Lipstick – luk beautifood

      Cindy Luken – the creator of lük beautifood, believes that nourishing your body with beautiful food is central to cultivating your beauty. She also believes that food active nutrients are essential for your skin, body and mind to operate at optimum levels. “I created lük beautifood not as a ‘high gloss’ cosmetic brand,...

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