To only 10 clients - a free hand cream when purchasing our Lavender Bathroom Set through Faithful to Nature. Lavender in Lavender Hill's Bathroom set is a lovely set of a deeply soothing and hydrating Hand & Body Lotion and Lavender Hand Wash that will fill your bathroom with the soothing, uplifting fragrance of real lavender essential oil. Lavender in Lavender Hill products are made with ethically sourced, natural ingredients. Our Hand Wash is gentle and cleansing and our Ha
With a splendid festive season behind us we at Lavender in Lavender Hill look forward to bringing a year of lavender love and relaxation to you in 2017!
As part of our social aim we host education sessions in the community of Lavender Hill, work with product suppliers from communities or small entrepreneurs and empower job creation. This year we hope to add more suppliers to our list and to create more beautiful lavender products for you to enjoy. We also look forward to ho
At Lavender in Lavender Hill we pride ourselves in working as much as possible with producers from the community, underprivileged circumstances, small enterprises, entrepreneurs and job creation companies. This is because we are passionate about job creation and entrepreneurial empowerment. Cherylene is our first Lavender Ambassador and runs a shop at the V&A Food Market selling the Lavender in Lavender Hill products. She runs the shop as her own business and is a brilliant e
After studying and graduating from BAS (Bachelor in Architectural Science) at UCT I decided to change my route and move to entrepreneurship. I have always wanted to own my own company. I am an extremely creative person and doing business is an extremely creative process. I completed a post graduate degree in Management in Entrepreneurship at UCT. This, combined with my compassionate heart and creativity, launched me into starting up an NPO called the Lavender Upliftment Trust
That’s right, you can use lavender in your cooking and baking too! It’s also a delicious addition to cocktails and non-alcoholic drinks. Here are a few classic ways to utilize lavender in the kitchen: Cocktails Lavender is one of the trendiest cocktail ingredients – particularly as it lends a fragrant complexity to all manner of tipples. Whether you are a fan of gin, vodka or Cognac, one of these lavender inspired drinks is sure to please your palate. Lilac Lemonade This pret
With such beautiful purple flowers and strong aroma, there are endless possibilities for using fresh and dried lavender to decorate and enhance the home. Here are just a few: Potpourri Preserve your garden flowers by making a batch of potpourri to fragrance your home through the winter. Using rose petals, orange peel and lavender buds, you can easily whip this up in minutes. DIY Scented Soy Candles Homemade soy candles are a safer alternative to store-bought scented ones, whi
Purple lavender, standing tall and proud, is a beautiful Mediterranean plant. Used for centuries for medicinal and beauty purposes, and with a myriad of applications in the kitchen and home, lavender should be in every natural living enthusiast’s garden. Here’s why: 1. It’s Hardy and Easy to Grow In general, lavender is a hardy plant that doesn’t require a whole lot of care once established. It thrives in sunshine and dry soil, so under watering or drought isn’t an issue for