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General Updates

02/02/2019

Pi Stone Donuts – Munay Ki / Pendants

We are excited with the new stocks arriving of Pi stone donuts. Its funny call it small things but we love unwrapping, looking sorting and uploading the products to the site. We have added some extra options now. The ever popular Clear Quartz and the new Turquoise is simply beautiful. Capturing images is a very time consuming job and some of these like to remain a surprise to viewers as the colour and definition is very hard to obtain. The picture of the turquoise above looks blue and actually its... Read More

Plastics & Recycling

Sacred Essence Plastics & Re-cycling Policy 2018 We are committed in taking care of the environment and the earth. We are constantly reviewing in particular packaging materials. This is ongoing. Commercially we are challenged with making sure products arrive safely, using recycled packaging and biodegradable products where cost and value meets the customers requirement.  

Payment Gateway Improvement & GDPR DATA PROTECTION

Payment Gateway improvements with Barclay Card have just been updated on the website. What this means is customers should notice a new look and feel and an even easier payment gateway that will speed up the check out process when using debit and credit cards. One of the options is something called tokenisation. This allows individuals that regularly purchase to have a token that links to the payment gateway and our site. This is an opt in only option that will display clearly at the relevant time. GDPR – One... Read More

Cumbria – Severe Weather ***Shipping Delay***

Cumbria – Severe Weather ***Shipping Delay*** UPDATED-28-2-18 Due to adverse weather conditions Royal Mail and our other Couriers have advised us with impassable roads they are expecting temporary delays on collections and deliveries. This is countrywide not just local. We hope to see everything returning to normal within 48 hours. Thanks for your patience. Sacred Essence  

Press Release – Gold Award for Service

Sacred Essence AWARDED FEEFO GOLD TRUSTED SERVICE AWARD 2018 A big Thank YOU! February 2018, Sacred Essence has won the Feefo Gold Service award, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences, as rated by real customers. Created by Feefo, Trusted Service is awarded only to those businesses that use Feefo to collect genuine ratings and reviews. Those that meet the high standard, based on the number of reviews they have collected, and their average rating, are awarded. A badge of honour, this accreditation remains unique,... Read More

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Compassion – Full Moon 2nd January 2018 – Being Compassion

Compassion As we approach the end of 2017 it is important to find a moment to reflect on the adventures, challenges and achievements of this year, no matter how small or grand, as every step contributes to personal growth and the experience of living. For 2018, we invite you to explore compassion, for compassion seems to reflect a force that brings us close together; a force that whilst being a human feeling also has the sense of something far greater. A force that comes from our hearts’ wisdom, helping us... Read More

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Sacred Essence: Another year has nearly passed and much has grown and evolved. Indeed it has been a very busy year! Exciting plans are ahead as we finally get to grips with opening the Lake District Shop. This now after being planned for the last 18 months should open by Spring 2018! We hold dear to us our business, having the right staff was the goal set, to give us the support to continue with the web adding capacity for the high street shop. This we now have! While the... Read More

Christmas Opening and Posting Times

  (Coniston Oldman) Website – Always Open (orders processed over the closed period will be prioritised and shipped on the 28th, 29th Dec 2017 with any back log being processed from the 2nd of January 2018. Shop – Official Opening TBC (early spring 2018) 19th Dec 2017 – Open – Last day for standard delivery option to arrive before Christmas. (UK) 20th Dec 2017 – Open – Upgrade delivery options to arrive for Christmas. (UK) 21st Dec 2017 – Open – Upgrade delivery options to arrive for Christmas. (UK) 22nd... Read More

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New Palo Santo Prayer Malas Now In Stock!

Beautifully handmade New Palo Santo Prayer Malas – 27ct (Bracelet) £13.95 or 108ct (Necklace) £33.95 in 9mm beads. Mala beads are a string of beads traditionally used in prayer and meditation. They are a beautiful reminder of our intentions and prayers. These can be made from many different items. These Malas are infused with Palo Santo as they are made form the Palo Santo tree. Palo Santo Sacred Wood Incense sticks is considered to be the cleansing wood of the qero shaman in the Andes, South America. Can also be... Read More

28/11/2017
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New Qero Shaman Textiles & Prices!

Our hand selected textiles are as popular as ever, we are currently updating all the textiles with new images and reduced pricing! Whilst the exchange rates seem to be not in favour of GBP Sterling, other aspects have helped in us reducing where possible costs…. We have a unique way we select, sit, photograph and upload textiles………. Some like to remain hidden for a few months and others like to go straight out to work! Whilst its very time consuming doing this, it is also very grounding! All our cloths... Read More

05/04/2017

Shipping Rates Reduced or Re-distributed Weights

Shipping Rates Reduced or re-distributed prices into different weight bracket! Since the success of adding extra services giving customers more choices on how fast they receive there products has meant we have been carefully monitoring costs charged for orders. We are pleased to say while there will be some small increases, these have already been met with re distributing weights against costs charged. Very simply costs have reduce either by new rates added or the fact that a relevant weight has been increase within a given charge. We remain conscious... Read More

20/03/2017

New Vogel Crystal Stock Arrived!

Part of our crystal order arrived today! Phew, its been a busy time on crystals and trying to keep up with demand has been difficult. Please note individuals and groups can make a reserve against incoming crystal stock. Giving us advanced notice. Note; Exchange rate price changes have happened but this has been limited as much as possible due to raw stock price increases! We have two further orders due in the next few weeks that should see us with some new additions! Exciting and back to normal stock levels……... Read More

08/12/2016

Thankyou! – Christmas Opening, Closing & Delivery Times

Firstly can we Thank all our customers, friends and those that have supported and continue to support the shop in some way in the last year…… This supports many different artisans & communities throughout the world. We have seen a number of developments including the new website, improvement for delivery shipping and timing options now available for customers to select, an increased range and a broader choice to some of our favourite products! www.sacredessence.co.uk NEW RETAIL SHOP – The high Street Shop is still in its development. We are split... Read More

17/10/2016

New Testimonial page

Past or Present customers: We would love to hear back from our customers with all the wonderful comments we have had and do get.   Now the new website has a testimonial page. Please feel free to share your findings of the products and services. New Testimonial page Thanks for supporting us that supports artisans, traditional and community. In gratitude, Sacred Essence.

27/09/2016

Exciting New Website goes live!

Exciting New Sacred Essence Website goes live! Fresh – Clean and smoother to use. New products and improved descriptions are still being added and so far it seems to be well received. The focus has been to improve the flow of the layout and the relevant delivery options now being down to a customer to choose. The products are a continually evolving process, but one of the improvements we are working on are the descriptions and uses for individual items. We would like to thank all our customers and of course the... Read More

03/08/2016

8th – 23rd AUGUST SUMMER HOLIDAY SHUT DOWN & STOCK AUDIT 2016

AUGUST 8th-18th SUMMER HOLIDAY SHUT DOWN & STOCK AUDIT 2016 Advanced notice that all orders placed between  Monday 8th – Friday 19th August WILL NOT be shipped UNTIL Monday 22nd AUGUST. We will prioritise orders on date received and process all orders within 48 hours to clear the backlog on Royal Mail 1st class or relevant courier. We apologise for the inconvenience for this needed time to rest and audit the stock. Thank you for your custom and patience.

02/06/2016

Re-stocked Californian White Sage

Re-stocked Californian White Sage: Sacred Essence – Californian White Sage Selection! This popular product seems to be more and more in demand, whilst we continue to grow the stock levels so does the demand!! Anyhow new stock has arrived with the prices kept in line with previous shipments barring in mind the dollar exchange rate fluctuations…… California White Sage Wands have a strong aromatic scent. Smudging is a traditional ritual from native american people and many other cultures, (to smudge is to purify with smoke). The wand is lite and blown... Read More

29/05/2016

Website Improvements and Delivery Postage Methods

We are making further upgrades to the website with this biggest one due towards the end of next month. This will add a fresh modern feel, a further level of support,  helping towards an already smooth ordering process! Feeling very excited we have been working hard towards some initial changes that are already helping EU VAT companies purchase direct instead of placing orders via email correspondence.  Other changes consist of adding new products, researching new items and sitting with the current options, how they all work and what they offer! Some... Read More

29/05/2016

Website Service Update-Resolved!

Last week many experienced website and processing order difficulties. I pleased to say that in 8 years this is the first time we have experienced this! But I am pleased to say that all the technical difficulties experienced by the web hosting companies has been resolved for many thousands of websites including ours!!!!! Phewwwwwwww. We would like to thank you for your patience and email communications!      

26/05/2016

Intermittent Temporary Website Technical Issue

Intermittent Temporary Website Technical Issue Well they say there is a first for everything! Yesterday and today customers are experiencing temporary issues with placing orders. Our hosting companies servers are being brought down by a series of attacks by web entrepreneurs that like to show there ability and expertise in taking down large audiences, sellers and web advertisers all at once! These events are outside of our control that is effecting 1000’s of websites! What this means is for some they cannot access the website and for others they will... Read More