Dinosaur Designs – extinct and exotic!

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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!

A curious collection at Flotsam and Jetsum

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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

Festive finds for the ladies…

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Todays post is one for the ladies! Christmas gift ideas I’ve found – to hopefully suit all tastes, styles and budgets! These gorgeous handcrafted pin cushions from Frankie and Ray. They are hand cross stitched by Frankie & Ray on Belgian Continue reading Festive finds for the ladies…

PalumaPrint puts the focus on Australian flora

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PalumaPrint produces a wonderful range of textiles reflecting the Australian landscape that are then handcrafted into a range of items from table accessories to handbags and more. Working from her studio located on the shores of Moreton Bay in Queensland, Continue reading PalumaPrint puts the focus on Australian flora

An Emporium of Old and New Treasures for Christmas

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Iced Vovo popped into The Drill Hall Emporium and Flywheel both located in the historic town of New Norfolk (see An emporium of dreams and Old world charm abounds at Flywheel) to see what treasures they had in stock that Continue reading An Emporium of Old and New Treasures for Christmas

Sutherland serves up perfect pottery!

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Christiane Sutherland makes a gorgeous array of handmade dinnerware and stoneware from her home-studio in Phoneix Arizona.  Organic in shape and texture, and using lead-free glazes, Christiane’s dinner-wear has particularly grown in popularity with a registry service that makes it Continue reading Sutherland serves up perfect pottery!

OldAndCold classic contemporary collections

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OldAndCold is a wonderful shop specialising in Mid-century modern classics mainly from Denmark and a selection of handmade book hangers, coat racks and the like designed by Agusta and Gustav. Having recently moved from Denmark to Italy, OldAndCold are still Continue reading OldAndCold classic contemporary collections

Colourful, cheerful creations from Pirdy

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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