Dinosaur Designs – extinct and exotic!

Servers from the Dinosaur Designs Safari Collection

Many of you would be aware of the Australian duo Louise Olsen & Stephen Ormandy otherwise known as Dinosaur Designs. Formed in 1985 Dinosaur Designs began selling pieces of fimo jewellery at Sydney’s Paddington Markets, their range now extends to Continue reading Dinosaur Designs – extinct and exotic!

Under the Shade of a Bonsai Tree

Japanese Origami Crane Wooden Brooch

Jacquie Rodemann is the designer behind the label Under the Shade of a Bonsai Tree, a jewellery and accessories label based in Hobart, Tasmania. Jacquie crafts a range of products using pretty colourful resin flowers, laser cut designs from beautiful Continue reading Under the Shade of a Bonsai Tree

Vintage fabrics get a make-over

The Orient Express Clutch

Well, no complaints from me about the festive season. (Which seems like eons ago now!) I had a wonderful time with family and friends and was VERY fortunate to get a few bob in my wallet to purchase some delightful Continue reading Vintage fabrics get a make-over

A curious collection at Flotsam and Jetsum

The gorgeous Deb - making magical modern retro inspired goodies!

Flotsam and Jetsum is the wonderful creation of Deborah based in the historic gold mining town of Charters Towers in Queensland, Australia. Specialing in a range of unique clothing and accessories that have both a retro/vintage and modern feel Deborah Continue reading A curious collection at Flotsam and Jetsum

Colourful, cheerful creations from Pirdy

resin vases

Pirdy is the brand of creative talent, Juliet, from Melbourne, Victoria. With an emphasis on modern and vintage inspired home wares and jewellery all meticulously handmade from her home studio a Pirdy product is sure to brighten up your day. Continue reading Colourful, cheerful creations from Pirdy

An artist who loves to Flapper Doodle!

Ramona the tattooed lady

I couldn’t help smiling when I came across the wonderfully intricate, yet fun and playful illustrations of Flapper Doodle recently whilst browsing on Etsy. Kate Gabrielle’s range of stationery and jewellery harks back to the 1920’s yet has a moderness Continue reading An artist who loves to Flapper Doodle!