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Tag Archive: handmade

Space to Create: Cath Derksema of Prints Charming

I have serious studio envy. Cath Derksema of Prints Charming has the most amazing warehouse studio space and it’s a riot of colour and pattern. Prints Charming is known for its beautiful fabrics in bright, saturated hues and simple, graphic patterns, and the studio is a reflection of that aesthetic. Cath is creative to the […]

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Design Scout: Ottoman Hamam towels

These are some of the most luxurious towels in the world. Come over to the blog to find out more…

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How to Make Marbled Polymer Clay (+ a necklace + plant holder)

Have you noticed that marble is everywhere right now? We’re loving this gorgeous trend, with marble finishes popping up in fashion, accessories and homewares. It looks amazing and very ‘now’ mixed with different materials, especially copper and timber, as well as pastel tones like blush and dusky pink. In this post, I’ll show you how […]

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Space to Create: Michelle Harvey

I first met Michelle Harvey of Crayon Chick around eight years ago when we both had market stalls. Michelle was always the super organised one – she set up early, and was consistently bright, bubbly and enthusiastic. Although her products have evolved over that time Michelle is still a constant ray of sunshine on the […]

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Scouted in Sydney: Shibori shop

Renowned for their beautiful shibori textiles and leather, Pepa Martin (above) and Karen Davis of Shibori have recently opened the doors of their studio shop. You can’t miss the boldly painted building and front window covered in shibori wallpaper in Stanmore, a suburb in Sydney’s inner west. The feature wall of dramatic indigo stripes immediately […]

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WIN! A shibori workshop with Karen and Pepa of Shibori Textiles

The shibori and indigo trends are showing no signs of slowing down. Would you like to learn how to dye your own fabric using the shibori technique from masters of the craft? If you’re in Sydney, or you can get yourself here, then you’re in luck!  To celebrate the launch of We Are Scout, Pepa […]

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the Makers pop up event :: curated handmade gifts

If you’re in Sydney tomorrow – Saturday 29 November – come along to the Makers pop up. click through to see the makers and event details…

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TUTORIAL :: Make a gorgeous gold paper storage sack

This easy, fun and stylish tutorial is an excerpt from SCOUT magazine. I hope you enjoy the sneak peek…

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INSPIRATION :: Mimi Krichner’s embroidered portraits

Sweet and quirky embroidered doodles. More on the blog…

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Join me for a weaving workshop in Byron Bay

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Make a braided cuff bangle using Hama beads

Make your own cuff for under $10, and it’s the perfect craft for older children to do in the school holidays. Pop over to the blog for more…

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