We love working with brands and helping them to collaborate with our bloggers – so much so that we are always on the lookout for exciting people to talk about and share with our bloggers. During our extensive research to find the hottest trends and coolest products, we come across up-and-coming brands that we just have to introduce you to! Some of the brands below you’ll find in our opportunity board, others are simply companies our detectives found online. Let’s take a look at what’s trending in the HBC Edit this week.

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Creators of naturally nutritious birch water, bamboo water and maple water, Sibberi are at the frontier of delivering  freshly tapped sappy tree water straight from the forest. It tastes better than it sounds, we promise. Birch water is excellent for helping your body to cleanse itself, as it supports kidney and liver function whilst speeding up the process of elimination – goodbye toxins! If you prefer to mask the taste of the..err.. forest, then the maple water may be more to your liking. With a subtle, sweet taste, it’s a party for your taste buds and a treat for your body!

Pick it up at: Available in store at Planet Organic and Selfridges & Co,  and online from Ocado and Amazon. For a full list of stockists and to find out more, check their website.

Perfect for… Rehydrating post-workout. Move over coconut, there’s a new super water in town.

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We’ve all been there – trying to frantically squish your towel, water bottle and trainers into a medium-sized rucksack whilst battling with your headphones, only to realise that your keys are right at the bottom of the bag. *Face Palm*. Despite this, gym bags are just about the only piece of activewear that have been neglected in the latest athleisure craze. Until now, that is. Introducing Caraa: uniting fashion, performance and practicality, Caraa have created super stylish bags that transition perfectly from morning pilates to bottomless brunch. We guess it was only  a matter of time before gym bags got the makeover that workout clothes received.

Pick it up at… Stockists include Equinox in New York. Also available online worldwide.

Perfect for… gym/lunch/dinner/swim… The ultimate all-rounder.

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Vegans all over the world: rejoice! Organic, dairy-free ice cream that tastes as good as it looks is finally here. Made mainly from coconut cream and coconut sugar, the guys and gals over at The Nude Spoon use 100% natural and organic ingredients in all their ice creams. So you don’t even have to feel guilty about enjoying this deliciousness! With four tasty flavours to choose from – including Creamy Coffee Kiss and Sultry Salted Caramel – you’re bound to find your new Friday night BFF. You’re welcome.

Pick it up at… Currently available in London from Alara Health Store but stay tuned for more stockists coming soon.

Perfect for… Friday night film night with the girls.

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Organic, gluten-free and dairy-free – there’s not many people who can’t enjoy the delicious wholesome taste of Rhythm 108’s tea biscuits. Made from wholegrain oats, these biscuits are the perfect accompaniment to an afternoon cup of tea, without all the sugar and artificial nasties of a digestive. We really love the lemon and ginger flavour, but there’s also the chocolate & hazelnut flavour which is perfect if you’re craving a sweet treat. With no more than 8 ingredients in each biscuit, we love the simplicity of these awesome snacks.

Pick it up at… Available online for orders in the UK and internationally.

Perfect for… Dunking in your tea