Come Shop Local With Us
Here at Flamingo we think it’s so important to support local businesses, which is why we make a conscious effort to stock products made right here in Ottawa! Today we want to introduce you to a few of our favourites. Broken down by category, we'll talk about what makes each one so great!
Fizzy Cakes Bath Goods
If bath products make your heart tick, you’ll love Fizzy Cakes Bath Goods! Amy, the owner makes sumptuous bath bombs, delicious smelling salts and amazing body sprays. We always look forward to trying her latest scents!
Creme brulee bath bomb, $9.95. Shop here.
Meghan’s Natural Deodorants
Owned by Meghan Racine, Meghan’s line of toiletries has an emphasis on all natural ingredients that work. We carry her deodorants that come in a range of scents, from sweet orange to cypress!
The Wash Shop
We are so excited to be stocking Wash Shop soap! They make cold press soap bars using a traditional method, with all-natural oils and butters. They do not use synthetic fragrances or any animal products. With a range of gourmet bars
like shea butter + maple syrup and cocoa + cinnamon + oatmeal you're sure to find one you love.
The Wash Shop soaps on display, in store.
With a focus on self-care Nurture soap bars offers everyday me-time in every bar. With each scent named after an emotion you can pick a bar based on how you feel – Happy is an uplifting mix of orange and lemongrass essential oil while Calm has soothing lavender and patchouli.
Morgan Makes Cards
Owned and designed by Josephine Morgan these greeting card designs are guaranteed to put a amile on the recipients face. Josephine does beautiful illustrations with her own unique style!
Eleven Love Cards
This brand is run by all women; Alda Lee, Dawn Evans and Shannon Silsbe! The cards we stock feature cute, simplistic designs that get the message across just right.
"I Love You S'more" card, $5.95. Shop here.
Art In Jest Cards
This Ottawa operation is run by artist Brenda Dunn. Jer cards feature stunning illustrations of iconic Ottawa landmarks like The Big Spider, The Museum Of Nature and Parliament Hill, complete with gorgeous colours!
Set of 3 Landmark cards, $14.95. Shop here.
Made By Madame
With an emphasis on reusable products, Made By Madame makes the cutest reusable paper towels, we believe are a kitchen necessity! Each one is made with bright fabrics to brighten up the home. Owned by Jess, she is also an elementary French teacher, which is where the name comes from!
Set of 6 reusable kitchen towels, $12.95. Shop here.
Destiny Design Drinkware
Based in Gatineau, Destiny Design makes tumblers you won’t anywhere else! She offers a number of fun designs, with cheeky phrases, bright colours and even flamingoes!
Be sure to check them all out on their social medias, and let us know about some of your favourite local vendors in the comments!
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