Our Ethos — Ethical Gifts
Here at The Creatives Corner, we are constantly on the lookout for new and exciting makers to join our creative community. We’re growing and we want to continue welcoming creatives until we are bursting at the seams with talent and creativity to inspire all. We aim to be known as the online corner shop, where people go to be connected with independent makers who hand make their products with skill and love.
The season of giving is well under way, and so is the pressure to find the perfect gifts for your loved ones. Even though we live in a world of abundance, each year the challenge becomes harder and harder. With the rise of cheap tat and low-quality gifts, we’re easily overwhelmed with stuff we don't want and things we don't need.
We wonder whether the gesture of giving has lost it’s meaning to popular culture? And whether we're just giving for the sake of giving these days?
The current trend of handmade goods has been on a steady rise in recent years and for good reason. With the introduction of the internet the truth is finding its way out and let’s say that the bigger the brand the bigger the scandal. It seems that their low prices are too good to be true and either someone or something is paying the price. Here are 10 reasons why it’s better to shop handmade...