Eco Gypsy was founded in Bali, Indonesia in 2015 - Born from Our Ethical Online Travel Magazine & A Passion for Protecting the Environment.
Making Custom Pieces from Local Artisans on the Island Soon Lead to an Idea to Set Up a Simple Collection of Handmade Pieces from the Local Community She Lived Amongst in Bali. The Brand Quickly Became a Staple of People Living the Same Globetrotting Lifestyle.
Electra Gillies Founded Eco Gypsy - A Nod to Her Name & Origins from Indian Gypsies as Well as Nomadic Lifestyle. Being a Myriad of Ethnic Mixtures Meant Growing Up in a Between Four Continents & Leading a Peripatetic Lifestyle.
After Completing Her MSc in Environmental Sciences at SOAS, London, An Impulsive Foray into Travel Writing Led Her to Work for Prestigious Publications such as The Independent, Condé Nast Traveller UK & The Ecologist.