Excavating the Earth with Ground Soap

Meet Angela Youngs and Glenn Forester, Creators and Owners of Ground Soap. This husband and wife duo hand makes cold-process soaps using ONLY natural and organic ingredients. From plant-based fats to local Canadian honey to the Indonesian Batik fabric packaging, no detail is left unnoticed. Continue reading “Excavating the Earth with Ground Soap”

Storm Calysta: Vintage Instagram Beauty with a Retro Vibe

We sat down with music artist and vintage Instagram beauty, Storm Calysta (@stormcalysta), to find out the how and why behind her iconic 60s/70s vibe. Plus, we talk about the struggles of being a creative entrepreneur and what it’s like being a social media celeb. But first, let’s get to the bottom of this mysterious name…

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Happy National Dog Day from our Two-Legged & Four-Legged Friends

Every Friday at Earthbound Trading Co.’s home office in Grapevine, Texas, we get to start the party early and bring our furry kids to work with us! After the weekly grind, we’re in desperate need of wet puppy kisses and tons of cuddles to ease us into the weekend. At Earthbound, our pets aren’t just animals with cute faces. They’re a part of the family. That’s why we’re constantly working to bring attention to dogs in need. We know a lot of dogs out there aren’t as lucky as our own.

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Travel Tips with Tabitha

At Earthbound Trading Co., we employees practice what we preach. We are true nomads at heart and have a thirst for exploration and adventure. When we’re curious about traveling to a new land or planning a getaway, we don’t just hit up Google. We call up our in-house experienced explorers, like District Manager, Tabitha Britton. Continue reading “Travel Tips with Tabitha”

Wallpaper for Nomads

We nomads have a hard time staying in one place for too long, let alone committing to a permanent style of décor. So how do we express ourselves on our walls when paint and wallpaper are just that—permanent? EB’s Hailey has the ultimate solution for the spontaneous soul: a starched tapestry. This simple yet impact DIY project works best with a partner. Hailey and teammate Alex hit the studio to show us how it’s done.

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Free Coloring Book Page from Wildgarnet

HAPPY NATIONAL COLORING BOOK DAY!

Get your color on with this FREE printable download from our very own Merchandise Coordinator and Jr. Stylist, Hailey Glass!

This creative chica hand illustrates these weird and beautiful coloring book page for WildGarnet.

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Non-Toxic Essential Oil Bug Spray that Actually Works

Bugs and mosquitoes. The inevitable accessory of summer we could all do without. Why Mother Nature gifts us these creatures – we have no idea. But as we enjoy the outdoors, we’re bound to get up close and personal with these little guys, whether we like it or not.

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Our Latest Muse: Rosemari

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Have you ever wondered where we take some of our beautiful fashion and home décor pics for our website and in-store signs? We’ve got a super talented team on staff that scouts unique locations, often near the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex, to be used as a backdrop.  Finding the right place can be a challenge but if you look closely, there are hidden gems around every corner.

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Taste of Turkey: Homemade Kisir

They say a way to a person’s heart is through their stomach and our Turkish friend Hulya chartered a non-stop flight to flavor town. Hulya, a long-time friend of our Director of Online Sales, was born in Adana, Turkey and moved to the U.S. in 2001 after meeting her now-husband who was on assignment in Turkey.

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