OUR RETAIL PARTNERS
Michigan-based Bee All Natural produces USDA-certified organic skin care products that are free from artificial preservatives, colors, and perfumes and never adulterated with processed or genetically modified ingredients. Founder Rachel Nonis, the daughter of a certified organic dairy farmer, is a mother and entrepreneur who set out to create all-natural baby and skincare products that are safe, effective, and affordable. Developed using her own recipes, Bee All Natural products are composed of a rich blend of cocoa butter, essential oils, natural vitamins, and organic herbs to soothe, nourish and heal your body and skin.
Betsy Stecker, owner of Big Mitten Linocuts, is a former educator turned linoleum printmaker who draws original sketches onto linoleum blocks, carves the illustrations in relief with woodcarving tools, rolls ink onto the cut lino, and prints the blocks onto paper or cloth, all by hand. Big Mitten Linocuts’ art is inspired by pristine and natural places in northern Michigan, the mitten state. Big Mitten Linocuts has studios in Royal Oak and Presque Isle, Michigan.
CeCe's Wool is the supplier of GOTS-certified organic cotton inserts for Dee Dee's décor pillows. It is owned and operated by Cecilia Tkaczyk, a farmer and former state senator from New York. All CeCe's Wool products are made in the USA. Most of the production takes place at Herkimer Industries, our manufacturer and shipping center in Herkimer, NY. Herkimer Industries is the vocational division of Herkimer ARC, a nonprofit agency providing vital services and meaningful opportunities daily for 700 individuals with disabilities and their families.
Cream Blends, founded by Yolanda Williams, is a family business with a simple philosophy: “Simple Skincare made with Natural Ingredients by Real People.” Cream Blends manufactures all of their products in a 4,000 sq. ft. factory in Metro Detroit. Their goal is to create premium skincare products made by real people. Cream Blends truly understands how to develop products that help moisturize and heal the largest organ in our bodies: Our Skin. Cream Blends offers Body Butters with over 85% Shea Butter, Body Scrubs, and Body Oils with their proprietary shea butter oil blend.
Detroit Rose specializes in the creation of hand-poured, all-natural candles made with premium fragrance oils and natural vegan soy wax that is free from preservatives, additives, dyes, phthalates, lead, or petroleum. Owned and operated by Elaine Stojcevski, Detroit Rose is all about creating space to slow down, celebrate our present, and take pleasure in our well-being. Detroit Rose fragrances are a combination of naturally occurring and man-made ingredients that create balanced, earthy scents with depth and beauty to fill your space. Our candles are made entirely in the U.S. and hand-poured in Detroit.
Inspired by her love of self-care, culture, sisterhood, and self-love, Dr. Nishaun Battle created Lady Rose Specialty Teas. Lady Rose is a one-stop shop for women and men looking to take control over their bodies, while centering the unique needs of Black women. Using 100% natural herbs sourced both globally and locally, Lady Rose Specialty Teas provides customized herbal infusions and tea products as an alternative to the toxic products that we put in and on our bodies daily. Lady Rose products promote self-love, empowerment, and holistic wellness.
Owned and operated by sisters and business partners Abby Black and Alyssa Vorheeis, Live Cozy Boutique specializes in home décor, accessories, and all things cozy. Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, founder Abby is a wife, dog mama, avid runner, and coffee lover, while Alyssa is a business executive, former Washingtonian, and current digital nomad. Live Cozy’s handcrafted hoop wreaths bring beautifully simple and rustic farmhouse charm to any space.
Mandala Moon Candle Co. offers 100% natural soy wax candles, hand-dipped incense, decorative matchbox sets, and moisturizing goat milk soap designed, developed, and handcrafted in Southeastern Michigan by founder Kate Jablonski. Mandala Moon candles are made with 100% natural soy wax sourced in the U.S. and natural, dye-free essential and aromatic oil blends. Mandala Moon Candle Co. proudly offers products that are eco-friendly and cruelty-free, and that inspire, affirm, and celebrate the best in each of us.
Re-Up Designs Co. founder Sadie Frances handcrafts one-of-a-kind boutique greeting cards, stationery, and art made entirely from repurposed materials that would otherwise end up in the trash bin. Inspired by an article about the lack of infrastructural recycling in the Detroit downtown area where she lives, Sadie decided to turn free paper waste into something beautiful and unique. People loved what she made so much that she took a leap of faith and turned her creations into a company. Each Re-Up Designs Co. card is designed and hand-produced by Sadie in Detroit.