As a small brand like Luna & Rose, we know how important it is to support each other and empower other businesses we love, trust and believe in! Today, we want to show you our favourite Black Owned Fashion Sustainable Brands, a way for you to discover new resources, while taking care of our planet.
As we’re doing our best to keep ourselves educated and updated on the Black Lives Matter movement, one of our favourite ways to do so is to listen to podcasts. We’ve been loving learning from teachers, historians, and just regular people experiencing racism and issues we don’t even know about.
As we’re launchingour new Signet Rings, why not take the time to learn more about this timeless piece of jewellery?
First and foremost, signet rings represent a wide range of personalized ring, usually representing family symbols, signs, monograms and more. They were used to represent someone’s identity and they were traditionally used to sign into melted wax. How amazing is that?! A unique representation of someone’s signature right on their finger. In that sense, signet rings were extremely meaningful.
As much as I would love to take credit for this delicious morsel of goodness I'm about to share with you, I can not. This recipe was sent to me from a friend as I begun a journey of ridding Gluten from my life.... and this guy has been an absolute saviour! For when you CBF cooking, for when you just want 'toast' for dinner, for when you're fighting every craving for a hearty 'carb-a-liscious' meal when your GF and for when you just want to wake up and not eat cereal. Introducing to you, what has deemed to be named 'Life-Changing' Loaf...
Gold mining is a practice that has been around for decades. It has helped us create the most beautiful pieces of jewellery, before we realized the impact it has on the environment. We’ve seen itravage landscapes, contaminate water supplies, and contribute to the destruction of vital ecosystems.
As we put sustainability at the core of our brand, it is a no-brainer for us that Luna & Rose needs to be created in a closed-loop production. But while we’re at it, what exactly is a closed-loop production? To put it simply, it means that everything we produce comes back to us in order to be re-used, one way or another. In that sense,we source recycled Sterling Silver that has been extracted from old electronics, phones and jewellery and then purified and brought back to its original perfect form -shiny Sterling Silver.
Luna & Rose is so excited to launch our latest initiative: The Golden Giveback project! As part of our ever-evolving journey to sustainability, we want to invite you to join us in our closed loop production. By doing so, we’re making sure to produce the least amount of waste possible, and recycling what we already have.
Rebekah is the guru behind our latest collaboration collection 'BLUE CRUSH' designing the 2 super rad prints that we have made into Shirts, Scarves, Shoes, Hats & Wallets. But beyond her creative geniusness and inspiring thoughts over on her Goldfish Kiss blog, she is one rad and inspiring human. From fitness workouts to nature hikes to love poems painted in her infamous watercolours, we love getting our daily dose from Rebekah and thought it was time to learn a little more about HER! Here are 10 fun facts she recently shared with us...
At Luna & Rose, we truly believe sharing inspiration, tips and tricks is the best way to evolve on our journey to sustainability. Learning from each other is an endless source to progress and we've definitely learned a lot while reading Anita Vandyke'sA Zero Waste Life: in thirty days. We caught up with her to learn more about the author behind the book and loved every second!
Our latest print collaboration with our favourite beach-babe Goldfish Kiss has landed and we couldn't be more excited to share it with you guys. After such huge success with our previous collaborations with Rebekah, we have been working on these new designs and 2 new prints for the past 9 months. Offering 2 prints across a range of pieces including hats, sandals, Shirts, scarves and a wallet, we hope this collection brings some sunshine into your days ahead x
We've been inspired by MATE for many years and now, and we couldn't keep going without introducing them to you! Their classic, timeless, cosy clothes are definitely an essential in our wardrobe, especially while we're staying home right now. Made sustainably in Los Angeles with non-toxic, natural and certified organic materials, there's nothing not to love about this brand.
Necklaces. Sentimental ones, cute ones, chunky ones, gifts from friends, special pieces you picked up on your travels, talisman to guide you through life and ones from your favourite designers….We all love them. We all wear them. But how to create that lush layered necklace stack with all of them? That is the golden question my friend and we are here to help.
Everyday, Forage and Sustain is "helping you live your best sustainable life" and isn't that what we all need? To celebrate Earth Day, Luna & Rose is sharing with you the people who help us the most and inspire us to always take that extra step towards an eco-friendly lifestyle.
Sustainability has always been at the core of our brand here at Luna & Rose. We are always inspired by people and other brands to keep doing better and walk a little lighter on Mother Earth. To inspire you as well, we'd love to introduce you to the most eco-friendly brands out there, paving the way and making sure we're all in this together!
Dear Mother Earth,
We are so grateful for you! Every day you give us everything you have, and we certainly don’t appreciate it enough. We can’t quite believe we get to witness your endless beauty just by walking outside and we are endlessly fascinated by your richness, diversity, complexity and wisdom. We are grateful for your sunrises and sunsets, for the delicious vegetables you allow us to grow, for the rain on our skin, for the cute and the most impressive animals you have produced....and so much more.
As Earth Day is coming up, we'd love to introduce you to the people who inspire us the most to keep growing and evolving on our journey to sustainability. We get our best tips from them and we had to share with you the incredible people who keep us motivated to make a change everyday!
At Luna & Rose, we truly believe sharing, exchanging, debating are the best ways to grow together. That's why, to celebrate Earth Day, we're introducing you to our favourite people who inspire and teach us everyday thanks to their advice.
As we’re all isolating during these crazy wild times, it’s especially important to slow down and take care of yourself. We’re all dealing with this exceptional situation in our own way, but if we can, we’ll help a little bit! So, here’s a list of what we’ve been doing so far that has helped us take the time to re-center and be patient…
We get it, it's rough times being bound within the confines of 4 walls trying to self stimulate and find activities to pass the hours, days & weeks with. ** Insert trusty Kindle. In between downward facing dogs, meditations, baking, eating, sleeping and netflix, I have found myself smashing through books on my kindle like the world depends on it. I have been going from crying over love stories during World War II to visualising living my best life on the streets of NYC to being questioning the western society & life that Michelle Obama has lived & things she has seen.... My Kindle has me on a rollercoaster I can assure you of that!
While being confined at home, we understand that it’s harder to stay inspired, motivated and busy. To help you get through this weird time of self-isolation, we put together a quick list of activities to do and evolve on your journey to a more sustainable lifestyle!
We love sharing with you where to find our jewellery, so you feel extra comfortable trying them on and playing around with our pieces!
Introducing another one of our amazing retailers, Dear Blackbird Boutique is a stunning, full of treasures, bohemian shop in Victoria, Australia. We talked to the beautiful souls who own it to learn more about the history behind, their passion and inspirations.
Here at Luna & Rose, we're big fans of podcasts. From Eco Warriors to inspiring business ladies to everyday chit chat keeping you company on long scooter rides to genuinely f**king hilarious humans... There really is a podcast for every human & every mood. Today we're here to share our top 10 podcasts right now. Each one VERY unique and suited to a different mood, but all of them will bring some laughter, light & bloody good food for thought into your brain while we slow down & isolate from the rest of the world noise.
It's a time to stay home, stay clean & stay fresh. My mum has always been an avid user (and creator!) of natural sprays, body lotions, cremes, deoderants and laundry powder. When she sent me this Natural Deoderising Room Spray to make as a 'measure' to help keep the air fresh & clean through the Corona virus outbreak, I couldn't help but share it with you guys!
Luna & Rose necklaces come in a variety of lengths from 18" to 23". Our 18" chain necklace is made from our Fine Chain with the 20" and 23" length chains in our 'Everyday' Chain. These are the same chain design, just slightly heavier in weight for the longer lengths. For a rough guide (as we all have different, amazing bodies) the 23" chain sits around or just above your nipple line...
We're big fans of layering necklaces and I'm pretty sure you are too. All of our chains are adjustable in length by 2" to make sure you can style your layers to perfection and mix them up with other pieces in your jewellery wardrobe.
Although all necklaces are adjustable, for the perfect layered look we suggest that you purchase your necklaces on different length chains. This way you get to see the beauty of both pendants and there's less chance of scratching! We also personally like wearing the smallest pendant on the shorter length and the larger heavier pendants longer. That's just our personal choice though, we're all awesome & individual humans and ultimately you get to decide how you style your pieces!
Below is a little guide of some of our favourite pieces layered and their lengths:
|SALLY T-SHIRT MEASUREMENTS||SMALL (Size 6-10)||MEDIUM (Size 10-14||LARGE (Size 14-16)|
|CLASSIC T-SHIRT MEASUREMENTS||SMALL (Size 6-10)||MEDIUM (Size 10-14||LARGE (Size 14-16)|
It is important to note that different countries have different sizing methods.
Most of the world goes by number sizing which is the easiest and most accurate.
Because we sell our jewellery all over the world, we have decided to stick with number sizing and have put together the below chart to help you out. The most common size for ladies is a size 7 and size 10 for man. If you are unsure of your size you can measure the inner diameter of one of your own rings and refer to the below measurements.
Feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any further issues.
Please also note that if you are ordering a wide band ring, its usually a good idea to go up a size.
Size 4 = Ring Size H 1/2. Inner Diameter measures 14.9mm (Recommended Pinky Size)
Size 5 = Ring Size J 1/2. Diameter measures 15.7mm (Recommended Pinky Size)
Size 6 = Ring Sizes L, M, Inner Diameter measures 16.5mm
Size 7 = Ring Sizes N, O, Inner Diameter measures 17.3mm
Size 8 = Ring Sizes P, Q, Inner Diameter measures 18.1mm
Size 9 = Ring Sizes R, S, Inner Diameter measures 18.9mm (Recommended Male Size)
Size 10 = Ring Sizes T 1/2. Inner Diameter measures 19.8mm (Recommended Male Size)
Size 11 = Ring Sizes V 1/2. Inner Diameter measures 20.6mm (Recommended Male Size)
Size 12 = Ring Sizes X 1/2. Inner Diameter measures 21.3mm (Recommended large Male Size)
If you require a ring in a different size in any of the designs offered, please send us an email here and we will see what our clever silversmiths can do for you.
Luna & Rose chain bracelets also have a 2" adjustable chain length with a clasp. Therefore they have two/three size options for you. They sit at a total circumference of approx 16cm & 17.5cm
If you require any other sizes for any of our items, please just let us know and we will see what we can whip up for you! You can contact us here.