Studios and shops

Makers & shakers - local independent businesses and artists based at The Fold

Our artisan village contains many independent shops, businesses and working studios. They are all local businesses that work with a similar ethos towards creating a better and more sustainable future. From the organic, vegan and cruelty free hairdressers (The Cutting Shed) to the architecture firm designing sustainable buildings (Zero Energy Architecture). Take a look below to find out more. 

One Earth by Satish Kumar

One Earth by Satish Kumar

Written by The Fold's Patron and Activist Satish Kumar When I saw the NASA picture of the Earth, the magnificent Blue Marble, in December 1972 I fell in love with this iconic image instantly! And through this incredible image I fell in love with the Earth herself. I...

When the immune system goes wrong: allergies

When the immune system goes wrong: allergies

By The Fold Natural Therapy Centre Nutritionist - Caroline Rees The term allergy refers to an immune reaction in which a specific type of antibody, IgE, is created by the immune system against an inappropriate target such as pollen, house dust, cat fur, peanuts,...