Women Entrepreneurs Day

Women Entrepreneurs Day

Women owned stores that stock flax and loom

The landscape of business is changing, more women than ever are running their own small businesses. Female-owned businesses have risen by 18 per cent since 2017, now accounting for 29 per cent of all small businesses in the UKTo celebrate Women Entrepreneurs day we would like to showcase some of the wonderful women owned businesses that Flax & Loom work with. We are incredibly proud to be a part of these independent businesses and couldn’t miss the opportunity to give them a shout out. 

Mallon and Green

Founded in 2021 Mallon & Green is an outdoor and sporting goods store based in Bakewell. An excellently curated selection of niche fishing equipment and sustainable outdoor clothing. Visit them in person or online at: 

Belle and Blossom

Starting life as a florist Belle and blossom has become a place to go for all things beautiful. Situated in the picturesque New Forest village Beaulieu it is more than worth the visit.

69b Boutique 

69b Boutique was established in 2011 on East London's Broadway Market with a vision to bring together designers who were socially and environmentally responsible. In 2020 the store was bought online and expanded the designers it works with. Visit them in their London store or online.



Based in Ledbury town centre, Ethos have fair trade and a deep respect for the environment at the heart of everything they do. Visit their store in person or support them online.

I Only Popped In For A Card

A Card, Gift & Clothing boutique in the heart of Clerkenwell. They focus on stocking UK based, hand made, and female owned brands! Support them at their London store or support them online.

The Golden Sheaf

A unique, independent store constantly seeking the undiscovered, the classic and the contemporary; celebrating heritage whilst championing up-and-coming artisans and makers.Visit either of their stores in Pembrokeshire or support them online.


An eco lifestyle shop in Neustadt Germany, Kleidergrun is a treasure trove of sustainable lifestyle products and ethical fashion. Discover the meeting of beauty & durability, of design & sustainability. Its well worth the visit if you are in the area.



Sancho’s is a sustainable and ethical fashion & lifestyle shop based on Exeter’s fore street. Discerning and innovative they stock only sustainable brands. Visit them in person or online.