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Take a peek inside the Two Thousand Apartment

Two Thousand opened an apartment last month, a two bedroom space in Paddington above Alpha60. Everything inside was curated by them - the furniture, the artw...

Limedrop nail polish

If I said ’Fifty Shades of Australia’ to you, would you think of think of Ossie Ostrich tied to a bed, biting his lip suggestively with Plucka Duck standing ...

'The Summer Scarf' by Over/East

How good is that feeling at the very start of summer when jasmine's in the air and everyone's excited and and all the hotties start coming out of the...

Klein & Schön

A quick search of 'polymer clay' on Etsy provides eons of pages of coloured globs on string or mystical toadstool figurines. The plastic modelling cl...

Vege Threads AW15

Amy Roberts of Vege Threads is one neat woman. I'm not sure if her room is tidy but boy, she is neat. Apart from being the brains and braun behind a grow...

Kitiya Palaskas's laser cut jewellery

When you like stuff a lot, you wanna wear it as a badge. It’s a way of saying ‘I love this thing so much that I wanna tell everyone while keeping it as close...

3D printed containers by Mimaw

If you could 3D print anything in the world, what would it be? A fat man with a removable hat to hold trinkets in? Yes! But too bad. Mimaw beat you to it. M...

Arro Home, 'Patchwork Jungle'

I cannot tell you the number of times I've looked up at the full moon, or at a snow-capped mountain peak in the distance, and thought to myself, 'Hey...

Bianca Mavrick 'Brick Block' Earrings

In my opinion, jewellers are grossly underrated. The act of handmaking individual adornments is awe-inspiring — the process is intricate, yet involves some p...

Underground Sundae, 'SKIN'

SKIN is the newest collection of handmade jewellery from Underground Sundae – aka Melbourne-based designers Mima Bulj and Anne-Mieke Ytsma – and it's loo...

A Mother’s Day guide based on TV mums

Do you find it hard to impress your mum on Mother’s Day? Here is a foolproof method that will work every time. Simply choose which TV mum your mum is most si...

The Great Beyond

I first saw the beautiful neutral colours of The Great Beyond's designs at one of those 'champagne and goodie bag' VIP fashion events that you th...

The Welcome Committee's 'Welcome Mat'

The Welcome Committee are an organisation working to affect a change in the Australian Government's refugee and asylum seeker policies, particularly want...

Emma Mulholland, ‘Cry Birdy’ AW15

Local fashion is on an Australiana tip at the moment. Celeste Tesoriero is equally embracing Sydney and the shakka; Romance Was Born have a whole collection ...

Studio Arhoj, SS15

In 2006 when he was based in Tokyo, illustrator and interior designer Anders Arhoj established Studio Arhoj out of a love of ceramics. Now operating out of A...

Soot, 'Half Full' AW15

SOOT designer Edwina Sinclair has had a big couple of months. In November last year she was picked to speak at GOMA's 'Future Beauty: 30 Years of Jap...

Karen Walker dog collars

Karen Walker has been putting a dog on it for years. Dogs on rings. Dogs on necklaces. Dogs on bags. But now she’s putting dogs on dogs. She’s just release...

Odd Pears Winter Collection

I first spoke to Queensland guy Brock Sykes just after he had released his first collection of Odd Pears socks, and he was a wealth of enthusiastic designer ...

Pageant AW15, 'レディース (Ladies)'

I cannot express how hashtag blessed I feel to live in a time where Bosozoku girls, a subculture of motorbike-loving Japanese girl gangs, exist. Amanda Cummi...

Victorian Craft Awards are open

Attention crafters! Submissions for the inaugural Victorian Craft Awards are open until Monday April 6. So if you were thinking of entering, or you just hear...

House of Cards AW15, 'In Too Deep'

Consistently on-point Brisbane label House of Cards are at it again – their autumn collection In Too Deep is about to drop, and rain down an avalanche of sup...

Georgia Perry's enamel celeb pins

Earlier this year designer and illustrator Georgia Perry tried her hand at a collection of super sweet enamel, gold toned pins. Among them: a half-peeled ban...

Two Hills, 'Soak'

Fine jewellery and soaking in a tub may seem like an odd couple. That's where you typically lose your favourite earrings, right? Down the slurping drain,...

'Return Investment', a chat with KA–HE's Kacy Heywood

When I admitted I don't really know how to write about fashion, emerging designer Kacy Heywood responded by asking “what is fashion journalism anyw...

Deconstructed Indigo Garments

I approach denim with the same unbridled enthusiasm as Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake at the 2001 American Music Awards. As history has taught us, jean...

BGOODS Label x Kara Town

Adelaide and Australian sustainable fashion and boutique label darling Anny Duff of BGOODS Label has a penchant for making some pretty amazing stuff. I don&#...

Scottie Store

They say necessity is the mother of invention, and for Gemma Leslie, they were right. A graphic designer by profession, Gemma noted an absence of sustainable...

Romance Was Born AW15 'Bush Magic'

Do you remember Snugglepot and Cuddlepie? The Banksia Men? May Gibbs? If not, you have some deep Australiana soul searching to do. The tale of two tiny gumnu...