Welcome to the Concept Store
We are so excited to announce that we are now open! We have paired up with The Wardrobe Workshop for our first ever pop up store which will be open until 15th September and located on Upper Street, Islington.
The Wardrobe Workshop (@thewardrobeworkshop) is a two-way platform showcasing independent designers and reviving and upcycling your pre-loved items. Founder, Charlie Bowring, set up the space to communicate her own style and show the myriad of influencers who have inspired her.
As well as the opportunity to collaborate with an upcoming, platform, we thought it was about time we brought NaturalxLab's luxury lifestyle website to life so you could meet and check out our amazing designers as well as take part in a variety of events that we are hosting alongside the store.
Introducing our designers:
Guy Morgan (@guymorganapothecary): Guy morgan was our first brand to come on board with us at Natural x Lab and is a unisex skincare brand. They are dedicated to using the finest quality natural and organic ingredients to provide effective skincare for all skin types.
Ara the Altar (@arathealtar): Ara the Altar offers earth-ware adornment for the everyday. inspired by constellations, FounderLauren's aim is to tread lightly whilst creating eternal pieces that give the wearer a conscious connection with the beauty of the planet.
Alexandra Long (alexandralongofficial): Alexandra Long is a contemporary fashion brand that speaks to the multidimensional woman. Her aesthetic is smart, sporty, modern, mindful with a spiritual undertone.
Mashu (@mashu_london): Mashu is an accessories label specializing in handbags. Inspired by Art Deco and architecture, the brand is committed to using premium sustainable materials and vegan leather.
AMLY (@amlybotanicals): Amly is a modern expression of holistic skincare devoted to harnessing the health and beauty giving properties of nature. The natural ingredients combined with new generation plant-based bioactives deliver outstanding results for skin health.
Leanne Claxton (@leanneclaxton): Leanne Claxton is an artist with a passion for the environment, new for the pop-up, she has produced an eco-conscious collection of scarves that comprises hand-painted and digital designs on Tencel- a man-made sustainable fabric.
Gung ho (@gungho): Gung Ho is a London based ethical brand that is on a mission to create fashion that means more. The brand 's trans-seasonal collections are not just handmade locally but they also delicately weave more meaning into the prints by subtly illustrating particular environmental issues.
French Kiss (@frenchkissstudio): French Kiss Studio creates limited selections of hand-illustrated basics, all sustainable and made from organic cotton. All pieces are tieless and should be a long term addition to one's closet.
JPL Atelier (@officialjpl): JPL Atelier is an eco-luxe label linking the concept of fashion through time with sustainability, creating a fusion of past and present, helping to secure our future. The label takes pride in championing the women of the past and the women of today.
Ruinn Studios (@ruinnstudio): Ruinn Studios has just produced the world's first plastic-free approved candle. It is printed with 100% soy-based inks using a chemical-free, vegan adhesive on recycled biodegradable packaging.
Designers with The Wardrobe Workshop:
Camilla King (@camillakingmilinery): Camilla King creates bespoke couture and ready to wear hats, headpieces and hair bands.
Vanesa Vinhas (@vanesavinhas): Vanesa Vinhas creates elegant and comfortable garments from natural fabrics. her clothes are made to be treasured, kept and worn for years to come.
Adriana Chede (@adrianachede_jewellery): Adriana's hand made jewelry designs are inspired by her travels, elements of daily life and by watching women- how to improve the relationship between their own style and self-confidence. Every piece of jewelry is handmade, using natural Brazilian gems and recycled solid Gold (9ct and 18ct) or sterling silver.
La Llama (@la_llama_): La Llama meaning 'flame' in Spanish creates unique clothes designed to fit the fiery. The brand started to cater to the modern woman in a more modern way, creating beautiful accessible fashion.
Florence Bridge (@florencebridge): Florence Bridge is a London based fashion label founded in 2013. All pieces are handcrafted in London and they believe in the importance of slow fashion, making sure that all their materials are sustainable and sourced ethically.
Monc London (@monclondon): Monc is a British brand with a distinct design outlook, based in Nottinghill. They believe in responsible product design built on the pillars of craftsmanship, quality, and honesty.
Jemima Sara (@jemimasara): Jemima Sara is a creative project inspired by modern issues. The project also supports the Young Women's trust by donating 10% of profits to charity.
Mae Cassidy (@maecassidy): The London design house explores a unique fusion of east meets west: to create artisan clutch bags to be treasured by an individual seeking effortlessly glamourous, attainable accessories that look just as good with jeans and a tee as they do on the red carpet.
Phoebe Grace (@its_phoebegrace): Phoebe Grace is a British designed luxury leisurewear brand built on the foundations of creating a connection between luxe, comfort and chic.
Kana London (@kanalondon): Kanan London was born out of the founder's love for sculpture. All pieces are stoneware, food safe glazed, made from durable materials and suitable for use in the oven and dishwasher.
All Events will be held at 124 Upper Street, Islington, N1 1QP:
25th August Morning Rise and Shine Vinyasa flow @ 11am- 12 pm Begin your Sunday with an energizing & uplifting Vinyassa flow yoga class led by Camilla Nunn. Camilla believes yoga is all about merging together our breathe with strong, fluid and conscious movements so that we may connect with ourselves more deeply and authentically. Leave your mat feeling deeply nourished, clear and connected.
29th August Fashion & Alter Egos @ 18:30-21:30 On Thursday 29th August The Wardrobe Workshop has teamed up with JEMIMASARA to hold a special event celebrating creativity and confidence. From 6:30 pm until 9 pm join us for a drink (or two) for an amusing creative workshop exploring alter ego and inner confidence gurus. and a chance to view JEMIMASARA'S exclusive paintings/fashion collection.
1st September Kin run club @ 10:30-12:00 Join us for our wellness morning on Sunday 1st September. This will include a 5km run lead by our KIN running coach, followed by a meditation lead by KIN founder Kelly, with protein shakes provided.
5th September Kana London X Alexa Coe Panel Discussion @ 18:30 - 21:30 Join us for an evening of Tequila & Tonics with Ana from Kana London and London based Artist Alexa Coe.
6th September The Wardrobe Workshop & Natural X Lab Launch Party @ 19:00-23:30 The Wardrobe Workshop and Natural x Lab will be hosting a party to celebrate the launch of our pop up store. Come and celebrate in style with us.
8th September Morning rise and shine Vinyasa flow @ 11am-12 Another Sunday morning rise and shine Vinyassa flow yoga class with Camilla Nunn.
9th September Nothing you Think is truth @18:30-20:30 Join Cath and Justin from A Different Donkey to explore a new paradigm- how a simpler way of thinking can lead to living with more joy, ease, and clarity.
12th September Florence Bridge X The Wardrobe Workshop shopping event @ 18:30-21:00 Come join us and British Designer Florence Bridge for an exclusive shopping event.
We look forward to seeing you there!