The Ultimate Journal

Rêve Ultime becomes Stilbaar

Rêve Ultime becomes Stilbaar. In order to bring our concept to the next level, we have changed our name to Stilbaar. This new name honors our Swedish heritage and represents the next step in our journey. Sandrine, our founder, sat down to share her feelings about this, her views on conscious luxury and what she hopes for Stilbaar's future.

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Our chat with fair fashion enthusiast – Chloé Kian
We talked with fair fashion and conscious living enthusiast Chloé Kian, where she touched upon the things in life that inspire her, the struggles she has faced combining fashion and conscious living, and her tips for obtaining a sustainable wardrobe. 

 

Our conversation with Skin Regimen
Through our conversation with Skin Regimen's Swedish Product Manager, Louise Berntorp, we gained insight on the details of being B Corp certified, the core values at the Davines Village, and the benefits natural aromas can have on your skin.

Meet The Knotty Ones: Celebrating local heritage and making sustainable knits that look cool
We had a chat with Danute, Co-founder of The Knotty Ones. Danute shared with us that the perfect knit can be created by celebrating local heritage, being sustainable, while also looking cool.
Meet Valerie Aflalo and her handmade jewellery collection
Valerie was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in the year 2006 by designer Valerie Aflalo. The brand has since become a well-established brand with a growing position in the international market. 
Made for Good: Meet Goldfinger CEO, Marie

We sat down with Co-founder and CEO, Marie Cudennec Carlisle, to talk about the challenges of everyday sustainable living and running a sustainable business amidst Covid times. 

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Olistic the Label's collaboration with Arizona Muse
Inspired by the four elements, Olistic The Label explores the connection between the human beings and the Earth. The sustainable luxury house was born from the desire to create both ethical and elegant garments from day to night. 
Meet Miryam of Miryam the Label
Miryam aims to create products in a way that does not harm the environment or the people working for them. Their mission is to create sustainable fashion for the modern – girl, proving that there is nothing boring about "eco-fashion". 
An afternoon with By Rotation founder Eshita Kabra-Davies
When Eshita Kabra-Davies witnessed the first-hand effects of textile waste during her honeymoon to her motherland Rajasthan, India, she immediately knew that something was wrong with one of her passions in life: fashion. Determined to transform the way we consume fashion, By Rotation empowers you to do good for your wardrobe, your wallet and planet at the same time.
In the studio with Self Cinema founders
Self Cinema is a Stockholm based contemporary fashion brand focusing on responsible and sustainable accessible high fashion. Created in 2019 by former Heads of Design and Development at Acne studios Samuel Thomas and Anthony Rock. Drawing inspiration from Lower east side Manhattan...
Meet Monika Wojtal, founder of 4element

The 4element story began with Monika’s love for jewellery, when she received her grandmother’s antique aquamarine gemstone ring. Since then, Monika began collecting unique designer pieces – enlarged crystal earrings, gold chains with clinking pendants, striking rings and brooches…

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A chat with Susanne Manasi Persson, founder of Manasi 7

Susanne Manasi Persson is the founder of Manasi 7, a Swedish beauty brand that merges the performance of conventional beauty with the nourishing properties of natural and organic ingredients. The collection is made with the highest quality natural, wild harvested and certified organic ingredients.

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At home with Camilla Modin Djanaieff, founder of PHI
Camilla Modin Djanaieff is the founder of PHI, a brand that produces knitwear in Italy using the finest recycled wool and cashmere. PHI hopes to inspire conscious consumption through its classic and timeless pieces, creating garments that are "made to last".