FOR CONSCIOUS SOULS, SEEKING PURE LUXURY.

Philosophers & alchemists have been documenting the lotus’s powerful medicinal properties for 2000+ years, and now lotus silk is leading a new generation of luxury.

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Sustainability
What's wrong with bamboo as a textile?

Bamboo is marketed as a sustainable solution for the textile industry. But its production process into a fabric is where the education is lacking and the facts are frightening. The cellulose-heavy bamboo pulp is dissolved in a highly toxic chemical solution...

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HOLISTIC BEAUTY
HERE’S WHY YOU NEED BLUE LOTUS OIL IN YOUR BEAUTY ROUTINE

An absolute game-changer for your beauty routine. According to historians, and evidence in Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs, the Blue Lotus flower was used as an offering for healing, in rituals, ceremonies, cosmetics, and for aromatherapy.

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Research & Development
PROVEN ANTI-FUNGAL PROPERTIES IN LOTUS SILK

What happened when we dyed a lotus silk scarf in avocado dye? The results were astonishing and it proved the lotus flower's powerful properties are still active in lotus silk long after production.

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Wellness
NEED A GOOD NIGHTS SLEEP?

A good sleep can do wonders for your wellbeing. It can boost your immune system, prevent weight gain, improve your mood, memory & exercise performance, just to name a few.

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podcasts
The Reality of Cheap Labour

Episode eight of ‘Easy Being Green? Lessons in Sustainable Business’, hosted by Charli from Earth Collective. Charli interviews our founder Leanne Savage on why she started Acala Stem after living in Cambodia as an English teacher.

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Wellness
Mind-blowing Benefits of The Lotus Flower

The uniqueness of the lotus flower has led to its wide use throughout history - becoming the wellness go-to for both its practical and spiritual benefits.

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Brand Story
How this all began is quite a story…

It was in yoga class that I realised our yoga clothing and accessories are made from a lot of plastic. I had a cheap eye pillow on my face and had to remove it mid savasana. It just felt so wrong.

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