As we welcome May, here at Calla we are continuing with our mission to spread some joy to our lovely followers.
In a time such as now, we believe it has never been more important to spread happiness where possible, and show support to other small brands who may be facing tough trading times.
We've teamed up with six small British brands, to highlight and support each other, while giving you an unmissable chance to win the ultimate treat bundle.
The winner of our giveaway will become the proud owner of:
✨ A pair of beautiful miniature olive bushes⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
✨ A set of active wear⠀⠀
✨ 1 pair of Calla shoes (you choose which pair!)⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
✨ A gorgeous skincare set
✨ A versatile fuchsia vest
✨ A 100% natural spa box
✨ A beautiful recycled wool throw
Squats Not Sweeties
Squats Not Sweeties was created as founder Charlotte wants every woman to feel comfortable in their skin. Whether you’re nipping to the shops, pushing for the last rep in the gym or you are having a chilled evening at home she wants you to be able to wear activewear and give your skin the love it needs. Charlotte has conducted years of research on the best activewear for your body and has sourced the finest fabrics to complement your assets and enhance every inch of your skin you should be so proud to be in. The fabrics promote breathability as well as elasticity to ensure that you are able to sweat, move and support your body seamlessly. Being active is a life-long investment to yourself and we are so excited to share your journey with you.
Squats Not Sweeties focuses on the quality and affordability of our products and we inspire our customers to truly care for their body, from inside out with an aim to help you improve you improve yourself and your confidence through exercise and good nutritional choices.
‘Fitness isn’t all about the weights you can lift and miles you can run it’s having the ability to feel confident in your own skin’ we are a brand that seeks out self-improvement yet remains friendly and accessible to all customers.
Prize description: A set of activewear from their latest collection
Tree2mydoor is the award winning tree gifts company based in Manchester, UK founded in 2003. The renowned gift service combines expert grown trees and shrubs, personalised greeting cards and convenient, eco-friendly wrapping. Trees, shrubs and plants are lasting alternatives to the clichéd gifts most people are used to sending and receiving. They don’t need a huge garden to grow trees, as many of our trees and plants can be kept in small gardens, patios or conservatories.
Choose from over 100 natural gift ideas, including trees native to the UK and other locations throughout the world. Perfect as anniversary gifts, birthday presents and for celebrating the life of someone with our garden memorials. We even offer some tree care products to pair with your gifts. Send unique and unforgettable presents to loved ones all over the UK, Ireland and Western Europe with our timed courier service.
Prize Information: The winner will receive a pair of beautiful miniature olive bushes from their collection. A symbol of hope and friendship and a fantastic way to brighten up the corner of a garden or patio.
Esteem – No Pause
Esteem – No Pause is a solution clothing brand providing a solution to excessive perspiration. Founded in 2015 by Jane Hallam, a menopausal woman who was at the time experiencing debilitating and uncomfortable menopausal night sweats, and unwilling to wear the existing old fashioned designs made in fabrics that would not deal with the volume of perspiration. Desperate to have a comfortable night’s sleep Jane sought out fabrics and designs that she wanted to wear herself as well as being effective.
All Esteem – No Pause clothing is designed in Britain with the majority of clothing also made in Britain, bar a new long line knicker which is manufactured by a small family firm in Portugal to ensure that the pricing is accessible to customers. As a small self-funding business, we keep manufacturing numbers low. Fabric is made in Italy using a unique honeycomb structure which allows air to circulate making it effective at wicking perspiration away from the body, regulating body temperature and being quick drying.
Prize description: The winner will receive a vest in a cheery fuchsia colour which has adjustable bra straps and a hidden bra shelf. This item can be worn flexibly as lingerie, daywear, nightwear, loungewear, exercise wear and on holiday, especially in humid climates.
At Lavandi all our products are:
- Zero Plastic
- Zero Palm Oil
- Zero Waste
- 100% Natural
- Cruelty Free
First hand experiences and a belief in the need for zero plastic, zero palm oil, natural, and cruelty-free products lead Gavin Erlam and Matthew Wareing to create Lavandi Body and Nature. This is our story. Gavin is a keen sailor and scuba diver, and Matthew has spent over a decade in administration working towards the fight against cancer.
Meeting up with friends for a Sunday lunch, the conversation turned to Gavin's last sailing holiday. He spoke about the only thing that had really stuck with him on this trip: the amount of plastic debris in all the ports he had moored up in. The conversation moved on to single use plastics and the need to stop using them before it is too late. Soaps, shampoos and cosmetics seemed to be an area that most people bought single use or non-recyclable plastic. At this point, Matthew chipped in about the number of harmful chemicals there are in some soaps, shampoos and cosmetics. The pair decided that instead of waiting for
someone to do something, they would... and so Lavandi Body and Nature was born. At Lavandi everything starts with 'But what if we could' and ends with 'Luxury should not cost the earth'.
At Lavandi, we have seen the need for change and have created a range of products that are all-natural. Made with a carefully curated combination of oils, butters, botanicals, clays and salts. Our promise is that they are all completely free of harmful chemicals.
Enjoy the luxury Lavandi products, safe in the knowledge you are not harming yourself or the planet.
Prize description: A beautiful spa box.
Hemming & Wills is an independent, stand-out, contemporary home brand with a conscience and our mission is to help create Happiness at Home.
Proudly British, we offer a unique combination of design-led, sustainable, contemporary home furnishings, lighting and plastic free & reusable homewares. All backed by an exceptional customer experience, we genuinely recognise our customers are the heart-beat of H&W and we’re here to help you in any way we can.
At H&W, we’re also about more than profit. We’ve partnered with 1% for the Planet to support some great environmental causes through donating 1% of turnover. Together, we can help create a cleaner, more sustainable world!
Prize description: The winner will receive a gorgeous, recycled wool blue/grey throw from their sustainable soft furnishings collection. Perfect for cosying up at home!
Look Fabulous Forever is an award-winning beauty brand with a range of makeup and skincare specifically formulated for mature skin. From moisturising foundations and long-lasting lipsticks to a range of three primers for the face, eyes and lips, our makeup is cruelty-free and made in the UK. It's our belief that age is no barrier to fabulousness!
Prize description: They are pleased to offer their Skincare Collection as a prize.
The Total Skincare Collection includes their entire skincare range for perfectly cleansed and nourished skin. This collection contains A Clean Sweep, Perfectly Clean Daily Cleansing Lotion, Hydration Hold Face Serum, Smooth the Day Face Cream and Deeply Dreamy Night Cream, Includes a Free Makeup Bag worth £135.
As you may know, Calla Shoes is a female-led online footwear brand creating stylish, comfortable shoes for women with bunions, or anyone seeking comfort. The company was founded in 2016 by Jennifer Bailey, a fashion lover and bunion sufferer, who was frustrated at not being able to find beautiful shoes which also fit her feet. Jennifer believed that style and comfort should not be mutually exclusive, and this is reflected in the range of shoes which she sells at Calla, which combine stylistic elements with comfort features to create the ultimate shoe experience.
All Calla shoes are handcrafted in small, family run factories in Portugal, out of soft luxurious materials. Other comfort elements include cushioned, arch support insoles, wide toe boxes, non-slip soles, and hidden stretch panels, all to ensure that bunions are comforted and concealed.
Calla Shoes sells its collection heels, flats, boots, and sandals worldwide, and is loved by customers in 50+ countries.
Prize description: The winner will receive a beautiful pair of shoes of their choice currently available on the Calla website.
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🌺 MAY GIVEAWAY 🌺 As we welcome May, we are continuing with our mission to bring a bit of happiness to your life. We've teamed up with six small British brands, to highlight and support each other, while giving you an unmissable chance to win the ultimate treat bundle. The winner of our giveaway will become the proud owner of: ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ✨ A pair of beautiful miniature olive bushes⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ✨ A set of active wear⠀⠀ ✨ 1 pair of Calla shoes (you choose which pair!)⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ✨ A gorgeous skincare set ✨ A versatile fuchsia vest ✨ A 100% natural spa box ✨ A beautiful recycled wool throw ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ How to enter… ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 1. You must follow ALL brands involved (this will be checked): @lookfabforever @hemmingandwills @callashoesuk @tree2mydoor @lavandinature @squatsnotsweetiesactive @esteem_nopause ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 2. Like this post⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 3. Tag 2 friend in the comments who you would share this prize with ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 4. Bonus entry = share the post to your story and tag all 7 brands! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ For extra entries, head over to our Facebook! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Ends 17th May 2020 3pm GMT. Good luck! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ This giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Instagram. . . . #giveaway #competition #brand #shoes #bunions
This looks like an amazing opportunity to try all these things that I want to try. Thank you so much for this opportunity.
Just ordering my first pair of Calla shoes – so excited to find a comfortable brand 🙏🏼
So wish I’d researched before spending £100 on court shoes needed for my choir – agony! Thanks to Tricia @ Fabulous Forever for introducing us to Calla
Good luck everyone in this May Give Away 🤞🏽