Shop well and do good around Covent Garden
Shop well and do good around Covent Garden with our roundup of where your purchases and can make a difference.
When you buy a pair of For Art's Sake sunglasses, the feel-good factor doesn't stop there. The uber cool glasses brand work with two non-governmental organizations, Restoring Vision and Trees for the Future to donate a pair of glasses to someone in need and plant a tree with every pair bought.
For Art’s Sake work closely with Restoring Vision to donate a pair of prescription glasses to someone in need with every purchase you make. This has an immediate knock-on effect on health, access to education, productivity and overall quality of life for people around the world.
Not only this, but the amazing team at For Art’s Sake plant trees which produce sustainable food and generate income for communities in Asia, Africa and Latin America, while also reducing CO2 levels.
American eatery Wahlburgers has made a pledge to The Felix Project, a charity aimed at helping feed local communities in London by rescuing surplus food from the food industry and delivering it to over 350 frontline charities and schools.
The Felix Project have aligned Wahlburgers with Greenhouse who support children through sports and nutrition and have made the following commitments; to donate £1 from each sale of the Felix Burger, two apprenticeship schemes to young adults through The Felix Project and commitment to The Felix Project's Green Scheme.
In 2016, Charlotte Tilbury created and an award winning collection of 12 lipsticks which paid homage to some of the world’s most iconic stars. From this launch, Charlotte Tilbury launched an empowering collaboration with Women for Women International with a pledge to donate £1 million to this incredible cause.
In 2019, the collection was updated with another 11 amazing shades but this time in refillable packaging. You can shop the entire collection in Charlotte Tilbury’s Beauty Boudoir in Covent Garden.
Fred Perry’s collaboration with the Amy Winehouse Foundation dates back to the iconic singer’s first designs with the British Brand. Always featuring the star’s signature sportswear and pin up style, the team at Fred Perry have updated their classic designs with an Amy Winehouse twist for many years.
You can shop the latest collection at Fred Perry’s Covent Garden store where the sales go to the Amy Winehouse Foundation, supporting the charity’s work for young people with addiction issues.
As a small step to a more sustainable world and reducing the effects of climate change, Miller
Harris has partnered with One Tree Planted; a non- profit environmental charity to plant more
Every purchase in Miller Harris will result in one tree being planted. These trees will be planted in North America, Latin America, Africa, Asia and Australia to fulfil the charities mission of global
reforestation to beat climate change. With each purchase and for an additional $1 per tree
(87p equivalent), customers will also be able to buy more trees to have an even larger impact
on the environment.
TUMI has joined 1% for the Planet, committing to donate 1% of the Recycled Capsule Collection annual sales to support Waves for Water, a nonprofit organization aiming to provide access to clean water to every single person who needs it using water filtration systems, bore-hole wells, and rainwater harvesting systems.
Since 2016, Tumi and Waves for Water supported together over ten humanitarian projects. In 2018, through our annual World Water Day fundraising in-store events, Waves For Water has been able to implement 4,381 filtration systems, 28 rain catchment systems, and 12 wells, impacting 300,000+ people, around the world.
Shop the collection in their Royal Opera House Arcade store in Covent Garden.
The Glossier pop up houses everything a truly millennial pink fan could wish for, however exclusive to their London store is a very special umbrella.
Not only is the design unique to London and this is the only place in the world you can get it, but for each umbrella sold, Glossier will donate £5 to the Young Women’s Trust, a charity that fights for gender equality and helps struggling young women gain confidence and find work.
Everlasting and made bespoke for you, just as jewellery should be! The Alkemistry invites you to create your own unique piece which is measure precisely to fit then laser welded on with no catch.
Choose your gemstone, play with the design or just leave plain, either way this magical piece will forever symbolise a meaningful connection to yourself and women around you with £5 of every sale going to female empowerment charity.
Jo Malone London has a stunning collect of Charity Home Candles. The aim of the candles is to shine a light on mental health, helping to stamp out stigmas, one step (and candle) at a time. Jo Malone London support those living with mental health problems, empowering people to recover, reconnect and grow. Some of the projects supported by the brands Charity Candles are: Martineau Gardens, Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families, NSPCC and St Mungo’s.
The latest addition to the collection is Lily of the Valley & Ivy. Sparkling cassis and green ivy open the fragrance, while lily of the valley adds a lavish heart. You can shop the entire collection at their Covent Garden flagship in Covent Garden.
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