HANDMADE MONDAYS: Catherine Campbell

Don’t you think these illustrations by Catherine Campbell are just too beautiful? Each has such exquisite detail, and is so filled with emotion. Catherine is a Melbourne-based artist. If you’d like to see more of her work, take a look at her portfolio, or her Etsy shop, and if you’d like to find out more [...]

HANDMADE MONDAYS: Katy Goutefangea

Loving these handmade products, silkscreen printed and sewn by British designer, Katy Goutefangea.  

HANDMADE MONDAYS: Be Still

Loving these beautiful fabrics which have been sourced by Be Still and sewn into scatter cushions. The first few bold patterned, embroidered cushions have been designed by the owner of Be Still, Sarah Robinson. I’m mad about them! Sarah  is Australian, but now lives between her homeland and Bangkok – that’s how she gets to [...]

HANDMADE DESIGN: Local Design Market

Here are some of favourite handmade products from our most recent Local Design and Food Market. VSM With Love Cookies & Things Sterling Girl Creative Collective Christopher Smart Coral in Knysna Cigars & Lace Dear Heart Eclectic Decor Eye Love (Wildflower Journals) Rich & Creamy Sorry I ate your dog Stefni Don’t you think the [...]

HANDMADE DESIGN: Kathy Panton

I came across these sweet works of art by Brisbane-based Kathy Panton, and just think they’re so pretty that I had to share them with you. Some pieces are hand printed, others are a combination of printing and collage. What I adore is Kathy’s use of colour, and how her designs seem simple from far, [...]

BLOGGING BREAK

I’ve decided that for my own sanity, I’m going to take a break from my daily posts for the week. It’s our Winter Market this Thursday, and we have a stall on behalf of our designers at another event today and tomorrow. Between that, guests and a little person on school holiday, I’ve feel like [...]

HANDMADE MONDAYS: Delilah Divine

I’m loving these motifs made by Australian-based Linda Marek of Delilah Divine. Each motif has been cut from an eco plywood base, and then covered by Linda in the most gorgeous vintage wallpapers. To read more about Delilah Divine, take a look here, and to buy her beautiful products, see here.

HANDMADE DESIGN: love, maude

These are some of the prettiest handmade products that I’ve seen in a while. I just love the combination of the embroidery on the felt, and I’m crazy about the simple, botanical designs. Love, Maude, your work is truly beautiful!

HANDMADE MONDAYS: Gemma Orkin

Yay! I just discovered that Gemma Orkin has a website. I’ve always been a huge fan of her work, loving it for its cute, quirky, colourful and innocent kind of feel. Gemma’s latest work seems to have evolved, focusing on subjects like flora, fauna, and birds.  It now has a  more sophisticated feel, but it [...]

THINGS THURSDAY: A Special Gift for Lily

It was recently my Little Lily’s second birthday and I want to show you one of the most special gifts she was given. It’s a blanket, crocheted by hand by her Granny from organic cotton. Like Lily said when I first put it on her bed, “Wow, Mommy, it’s perfect”. If any of you are interested [...]