Just in time for Festive season, a pop-up from The Maiyet Collective– a global curation ofpositive-impact luxury brands that will cover ready-to-wear, beauty, accessories, lifestyle and fine jewellery – is opening at Bicester Village. Launched on 9 November and open until 23 December 2019, the pop-up will bring together a rotating curation of 40 conscious designers– each one dedicated to changing the way the world thinks, creates and consumes luxury fashion.
Guests keen to get aheadwith theirFestive season shopping will discover artisanal jewellery from the likes of Sandy Leongand Flora Bhattachary, while La Pochette’s smart yet stylish accessories are perfect for the eco-conscious traveller in your life. The pop-up will also house ethereal designs from Edward Mongzarandsustainable hair accessories from Saya Designs.Plus,clean skincare is made easy withthe likes of Malakoand PurEarth, whose products are packed with precious botanicals.
Founded by Paul van Zyl, The Maiyet Collective aims to teach the true value of fashion. Van Zyl is also a dedicated human rights campaigner and founder ofThe Conduit, a sustainable members’ clubin London’s fashionable West End for those passionate about positive social and environmental change.
Paul Van Zyl, comments: “The future of fashion will require the perfect blend of ethics, desire, design and sustainability. The Maiyet Collective and Bicester Village will blend these imperatives and offer the largest collection of ethical and sustainable brands under one roof. This unique offering will debut in November and offer shoppers an unparalleled opportunity to look great while supporting ethical brands.”
Alongside the exciting pop-up, there will be a series of public talks hosted in The Apartment, the Village’s VIP Lounge, where guests can enjoyinspiring, immersive and educational events. The line-up includes a look atmaking ethical jewellery with diamond expert Helena Lappin; how to build a sustainable wardrobe with the British clothing brand DEPLOY; how to create a toxic-free home with Angelika Davenport, the founder of chemical-free cleaning brand Tincture; and many more.
With sustainable shopping and creating a conscious Christmas both key topics on everybody’s minds, Bicester Village is proud to launch its collaborationwith The Maiyet Collective.The pop-upis the first opening in a series of collaborations with The Bicester Village Shopping Collection, with the boutique set to tour the Collection in Ireland, Spain and China in 2020.