Delivery Notice: during these times all orders are sent out every Thursday to help minimise risk. We are taking all precautions possible to stay safe. We hope you can understand. All parcels are sent with 48 hour tracking. Please allow the time for your parcel to arrive upon placing your order knowing it will be sent on the following Thursday with 48 hour tracking.

Welcome to FTA by Marcia

Original creator of the Messy Bow style headband and Curly Band.

Embroidered ethical wears, art and handmade goods.

Homewares Coming Soon...

Discover Free The Authentic's Exclusive Design - The Messy Bow

The Messy Bow Story

Embroidered Ethical Wears

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Vintage & Reworked

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FTA’s Scrunchie Scarfs

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FTA's Versatile Accessory Scarf Collection

Say hello to our new collection of accessory scarfs. Hand made in a variety of designs and can be worn in multiple styles either as a hair scarf, neck scarf or bag accessory and so much more.

With carefully chosen fabrics that make for some really beautiful and unique scarfs.

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FTA Earrings

Shop our collection of FTA earrings lovingly made using toxic free resin and paints and polymer clay. Wether you like smaller dainty charms or bold statement earrings we create on trend and abstract designs, with a range to suit all of those beautiful ears out there.

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Floral Crowns are here!

Feeling inspired by summer vibes, the festival season, weddings and events? Perhaps your style inspo is the queen of floral crowns Frida Kahlo herself or maybe lockdown got you buzzing on the vibes of Carol Baskin, whatever tickles your fancy in the department of floral crowns we have a range of crowns for you to rock.

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Turband Twists Return

After popular demand for the return of our Turband Twists we are excited to announce they will be part of our monthly restocks. If wide coverage with that elegant boho look is what you are after then you may well love our FTA Turband Twists. Providing comfort, style and coverage!

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