WINTER 2017: SILENT SOLSTICE
- A 4 oz, vegan, dual-purpose bath and shower oil by Blooddrop. Quietly to myself, I stride across the snow, beneath the midnight sky: Crystalline black ozone, shimmering starry musk, powdery and sugary snow accord, silver pine needles, frozen juniper berries, and cold, blushing skin.
- A 4 oz, vegan bar of soap by Firebird Bath & Body. Snowfall: Glittering flakes clinging to spruce needles, collecting on bare branches, and gently falling to the frozen ground. This shimmering glycerin soap bar is scented with a blend of sweet balsam and spruce, crisp winter air, icy peppermint, soft vanilla, and a touch of amber.
- A full size bar of vegan cacao by Immortal Mountain. First Frost: The peppermint chocolate experience with a twist: a strong dose of Maple and hints of Vanilla. Sweetened with pure, organic Vermont Maple Sugar. Please consume your bar upon opening your box, or refrigerate until you're ready to enjoy!
- A full size, exclusive, vegan bottle of glittering, 10-free nail polish by Lucky 13 Lacquer. Heart of Winter: Sparkling silver holographic flecks in a midnight blue base. Like snow falling on a clear Winter’s night.
- An exclusive, full size vegan lip gloss by Shiro Cosmetics. Warm and Bright: A golden champagne shade with pink and gold flecks.
- An 8 oz candle tin by Sihaya & Company. Solstice: Honeyed figs, soft bayberry, woolen blankets, and a steaming mug of Earl Grey tea.
- An exclusive pair of earrings by Wyrding Studios. Star Songs For The Longest Night: Vintage firepolished glass beads shift between icy clear and deep winter blue with flashes of iridescence, suspended from delicate scrolls of hand-sculpted silver-filled wire. They measure 1.5 - 2" from the bottoms of their sterling silver earwires.
HALLOWEEN 2017: SISTERHOOD OF THE MOON
- An exclusive 5ml perfume by Arcana Wildcraft. Hexen Moon: The atmospheric scent of wild, dark conjurings in the woods under a full moon. Wildcrafted black spruce, organic vetiver, blood cedar, balsam fir, Port Orford cedar, smoky oudh, bitter wormwood, lightly sugared pumpkin, and burning mallow.
- A fantastic gothic enamel pin by Bird Ov Prey.
- A small package of phenomenal skull-shaped sugar cubes by Dem Bones.
- An ounce of delectable black tea by Dryad Tea. Black Cats and Pointy Hats: All things autumn, mulled spices and apples. Delightful with honey and great to drink as crisp leaves fall from trees ready to sleep for the season.
- A 2 oz jar of organic, all natural glacial silt and juniper facial scrub by Kore Herbal Alchemy, Rune.
- A ghoulish vegan lotion bar by Sophi Reaptress.
- A gorgeously witchy bath bomb by The Potion Cabinet. Moon Magick: An intoxicating blend of cedar, woods, citrus, and musk.
- A pitch black candle tin topped in an iridescent glitter overspray by Sihaya & Company. Sisterhood of the Moon: Amber, crackling fires, woody oakmoss, and warm vanilla.
The above images were taken by and used with permission from the gracious Julie of The Redolent Mermaid.
SPECIAL BOX: ATHENA'S ARMY
A limited box featuring some incredible collaborators for a very good cause. All proceeds went to helping a member of the indie community in need.
- A 5ml vegan perfume oil by Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab. Owl's Wing - An oil of wisdom and guidance; a lantern in dark times. White sage and goldenseal, white sandalwood, hops, Atlas cedar, red benzoin, Somalian myrrh, lavender, cypress, champaca flower, and olive. Botanical fragments will be present in this oil.
- A 7ml vegan perfume oil by Blooddrop. Athene Noctua - Little Owl: Apples upon apples, clementines, acorns, lemon, nutmeg, and dark patchouli.
- A 3g vegan loose highlighter by Corvus Cosmetics. Acropolis: White gold base with a strong turquoise shift.
- A 5ml vegan perfume by Deconstructing Eden. Athena Triumphant: Bright amber, supple leather, olive wood and blooms, salt air, the brush of owl wings, anthos flowers, basil, and a drop of lemon.
- A 4 oz vegan soy candle by Nui Cobalt Designs. Adamantine: A richly-scented soy candle, enchanted to invoke the Warrior Goddess for strength and protection. Ivy entwined with olive boughs and dewy cypress, smoldering myrrh and sacrificial wine, wild rose honey and offertory cakes on a platter of lush ripe fruit.
- An 8 oz vegan sugar scrub by Paintbox Soapworks. Abnoba: Protectress of the woods & the wild. A deep, feral forest blend of birch, pine & juniper with shadows of red musk & patchouli, sage & wild apple.
- Wisdom, a petite owlet pendant in a nickel-free, lead-free silver tone setting, by Sihaya Designs Jewelry.
- A 6ml vegan perfume oil by Sixteen92. Atrytone: The Unwearying. Smoked tea, black elder, ancient oak, white suede, sweet dragon’s blood, forest floor, golden musks.
AUTUMN 2017: WELCOME TO AUTUMNVALE
- A trio of delectable, melt-in-your-mouth apple caramels by Calabasas Candy Company.
- The perfect vegan Autumnal lip tint by Epically Epic. Fig & Berry: a sheer, creamy plum with a fig, raspberry, cranberry, and black currant scent.
- A lovely 18" antique brass necklace of glass Autumn leaves by Minou Bazaar, accompanied by a collaborative poem by Sara Cleto.
- An exclusive 6 oz vegan sorbetto sugar scrub by Paintbox Soapworks. Route 9 to Autumnvale: Rolling smoke-tinged hills lined with scarlet maples & deep evergreen, with a flask of hot cider snuggled in a woolen car blanket. Vegan.
- An exclusive 5ml vegan perfume presented in a glass rollerball bottle by Poesie Perfume. Ember: Enjoy the dying of the light. Warm amber blackened by smoke, bitter orange, dried leaves, charred branches on the forest floor, a hint of lemony coriander and fiery ginger.
- An exclusive candle tin by Sihaya & Company. Welcome to Autumnvale: A warm welcome. Sugar maples rustling in the breeze and pumpkins on every stair.
SUMMER 2017: SALON DES ORACLES
- An exclusive full size perfume by Alkemia Perfumes inspired by the Summer Solstice, one of the best days of the year for fortune telling. Litha: A blend of traditional midsummer herbs and incenses for botanomancy and ritual including mugwort, St. Johnswort, artemisia, hyssop, bay, carnation, honeysuckle, vetiver, and milky oatstraw sweetened with a little early summer honey for good fortune.
- A shimmering, mystical tea by Cherie Anne Designs. Magic Moon: a blend of green and black tea, papaya cubes, rose-hips, and sunflower blossoms, with a special glittering sugar that sparkles in your cup!
- An exclusive pressed eyeshadow (in a single compact) from Corvus Cosmetics, inspired by crystal balls. Boule de Cristal: A sheer, glassy silver with a turquoise-to-violet shift. Note: due to some transit issues, these were re-issued to affected customers in Corvus's well-loved loose form.
- An exclusive, full-size milk bath by Luvmilk. Hydromancy: Energetic grapefruit alongside florals such as frangipani and plumeria with hints of thyme and white ginger finally spritzed with sweet peach on top.
- An exclusive, full-size Mystic Matte liquid lipstick by Notoriously Morbid. Second Sight: A muted berry wine with a pink duochrome.
- A specialty soap on the theme of tea leaf reading by Twisted Wonderland Perfumery. Tea For Two: A blend of earl grey tea, rose petals, and vanilla bean.
- An exclusive candle by Sihaya & Company. Salon des Oracles: Black amber, sandalwood, lavender, cedar, and vanilla.
SPRING 2017: PERSEPHONE RISING
- A poem by Brittany Warman, tucked inside each of two gorgeous 5x7 folding art cards by Vasilion Photography.
- An exclusive 5ml vegan perfume by Deconstructing Eden. Persephone Ascending: The first morning of spring, dew covered grass, pale green leaves and the very first fruits of the year.
- An exclusive full-sized lipstick by Hello Waffle, featuring the vegan Howl Cosmetics formula, Berry Pomegranate.
- A 3.2 oz vegan bath product by Nui Cobalt Designs. Pomegranate Seeds Bath Spell: jewel bright fruits and tender blooms in the obsidian courtyard of Hades.
- A full size vegan hot process soap by Paintbox Soapworks. Melinoia: honeyed pomegranate, freshly turned earth, & a lingering curl of Underworld incense.
- A vegan duet of thematic lollipops by Pamplemousse Sucre.
- An 8oz candle tin by Sihaya & Company. Persephone Rising: Ripening berries and juicy pomegranate upon a bower of sugared blossoms.