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Spread the message of peace this Christmas

Share the message of peace this Christmas with these beautiful hand made cards. Pack of 5 cards for £3.50. https://www.scarletbanner.com/collections/peace-1 Printed on recycled paper, with image reproduced from original block cut. Envelopes from recycled paper, packaged in bio-degradable cellophane wrapper.

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Why we use soy wax in our candles

Why we use soy wax in our candles

 All our candles are made from 100% soy wax. The wax we use is guaranteed to be free of genetically modified material, and contains no herbicides or pesticides. Every stage of the production process is performed by hand to create an individually crafted, artisan product. The majority of commercially available candles are made from paraffin wax, which is a by-product from the petroleum industry. Paraffin candles are made from a non-renewable resource that contains carcinogens. Paraffin wax candles also create more soot, and can be aggravating for people with asthma or allergies. Soy wax is a much better product. It...

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Welcome to Scarlet Banner

We hope you like these range of products here. This is a newly launched idea, where we are hoping to provide high quality, craft based products with a bit of a left of centre flavour. There has been a tradition on the left very much focused at the inequality of distribution, the difference between the haves and the have nots. The fight for equality is of course important. But that great English socialist and designer, William Morris, also emphasised that one of the woes of capitalism is that the very practice of work has ceased to be a creative joy,...

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