We’re excited to introduce you to our second half of our In Good Form applicants. We hope you’ll take the time to learn a little more about each brand and give them a follow on Instagram. Applications for the second round of In Good Form will open at the end of February – stay tuned!
Kingdom of the Horn Candles
Kadhija Ali is a Toronto-based candle maker and owner of Kingdom of the Horn Candles. In addition her candles are inspired by ancient scents from East Africa. Follow Kingdom of the Horn Candles on Instagram here to learn more.
Kate and Frances
Kate Pierre is the Vancouver-based designer, pattern drafter, cutter and stitcher behind Kate and Frances. With over 20 years of experience in the industry, Kate and Frances’s mission is not only to create functional, sustainable and classic pieces, but to also be a platform for representation of BIPoC creatives in Vancouver. Follow Kate and Frances on Instagram here.
Hyon Software Inc.
Kristy Ehman is the owner of Hyon, a Saskatchewan based re-commerce business. With a mission to make consignment convenient by connecting sellers and buyers of secondhand goods. Follow Hyon on Instagram here to learn more.
Healtea Botanical Infusions
Leila Kairns is the co-founder of Montreal-based Healtea which is a 100% organic, cold-infused, caffeine-free, low-calorie, and lightly sweetened Canadian maple syrup drink. To learn more follow Healtea on Instagram here.
Valley of the Kings
Leslie Jones is a Toronto-based card creator and owner of Valley of the Kings, a greeting card company that creates cards for the dearly departed. Follow Valley of the Kings on Instagram here to learn more.
Lisa Michelle Cornelius is the owner of Toronto-based health & wellness company Aries Garden, an online spiritual shop carrying items that raise your vibration, connect you with spirit and promote self-care from the inside out. Follow Aries Garden on Instagram here.
Dalaga Beauty Studio
LJ Cajigas is the owner and visionary of Dalaga Beauty Studio, a woman-owned beauty studio specializing in high-quality eyelash, brow and facial services for all ages, with locations in both Vancouver and Richmond, BC. For more information follow Dalaga Beauty Studio on Instagram here.
Meredith Garristen is the manager and founder of Hervana Collection, a Vancouver-based entrepreneurial hub providing female-led start-ups the tools to build their business. Follow Hervana Collective on Instagram here to stay up to date.
Vellum Wellness Inc.
Sarah Sangha launched Vellum Wellness Inc. in 2018 with vegan wellness products that provide natural remedies for a modern lifestyle. Their blends help sore thumbs from scrolling, aching necks from emails and restore sleep long lost to side hustles. Follow Vellum Wellness on Instagram here.
Sheliza Jamal is the founder and lead facilitator at Curated Leadership. Sheliza provides anti-racist education and leadership coaching to build inclusive communities. Currently, Sheliza is completing her Phd in Social Justice Education at OISE, University of Toronto. Follow Curated Leadership on Instagram here.
Essentials by Stefanie
Stefanie Henderlin is the owner of Essentials by Stefanie a Surrey-based eco-friendly, handmade line of cosmetics and health products, ranging from herbal tea kits to baby oil. Follow Essentials by Stefanie on Instagram here.