Made 4 Mungos : Farmers, The Welsh Lavender Company Donates....

November 09 2021 – Victoria Le Marquand

Made 4 Mungos : Farmers, The Welsh Lavender Company Donates....

Made 4 Mungos : Farmers, The Welsh Lavender Company Donates....

A box of 580 Sachets of their beautiful Lavender Body Lotion.

FARMER'S BODY LOTION: An invigorating concoction of rosemary, lemongrass, peppermint, eucalyptus and bergamot essential oils in shea butter and sweet almond oil to soften and refresh your skin. Smooth all over your body.

Lavender field with poppies

The story of Farmers, the first lavender farm in Wales began in 2003 with Oxford philosopher, Bill Newton-Smith, and international journalist Nancy Durham. Both wondering how their Welsh sheep farm in blustery Builth Wales, near Hay-on-Wye could be put to new use. One fine evening in spring, Nancy was reminded of the lavender hedge in their Oxford garden and wondered if she might be able to grow a similar one on the farm. By September that same year an entire field of lavender had been planted and this is how the philosopher and the journalist became distillers of lavender oil and creators of lavender gifts, Farmers.

We currently sell a select range of product from the farmers brand, (Shop The Farmers Welsh Lavender Range) I've visited the farm and its such a beautiful location, can't wait to go again. 

The farm has spectacular views across Mynydd Epynt and is open all year round. They welcome visitors to walk through the lavender fields and there are wonderful cakes with coffee and tea served through the summer and out of season by arrangement.

The peak-time for growing lavender is midsummer. The distillation process begins in late July continuing through into mid-August. Out of season, their distillery is also open to visitors so you can learn how lavender flowers produce essential oil.

Farmers Lavender Farm
Cefnperfedd Uchaf
Maesmynis, Builth Wells
Powys, Wales
LD2 3HU

Thanks so much for the support for the sale Farmers Lavender, I'm so pleased with the box full of your beautiful body lotion, Also lovely (and important) to have British companies uniting and supporting this sale. 

The St Mungos Online Sale starts on www.independentboutique.com on the 11th November and will run for ten days until the 21st November.

All profits will go to St Mungo's.

Thanks again for your support.
#made4mungos

 

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