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Our Family, Our Farm, Our Sheep, Our Wool: Love Merino

Our Family, Our Farm, Our Sheep, Our Wool: Love Merino

Over the course of five generations since 1898, Phillipa Louise Smith’s family has lived and worked on the same farm in Wellington, NSW: Glenwood Merinos. The wool they produce is... Read More

Transforming Nature Into Jewellery: Kaleidoforest

Chloe Ching Yee Wan, the creative mind behind Kaleidoforest, believes that flowers are gifts from nature. She takes those gifts and uses them to create truly exquisite pieces of jewellery,... Read More
Transforming Nature Into Jewellery: Kaleidoforest
Sustainably Minded and Driven: Palm Art Boutique

Sustainably Minded and Driven: Palm Art Boutique

It can no longer be denied that the natural world is in danger. The encroach of industry and development has led to an alarming and undeniable increase in the damage... Read More

Four Ways to Pamper Your Pup

Our dogs are more than just family. Often they are silent confidantes, sources of comfort, playmates, and cuddle partners and sometimes it’s easy to forget just how many roles they... Read More
Four Ways to Pamper Your Pup
Discovering and Sharing Happiness: Hence the Zen

Discovering and Sharing Happiness: Hence the Zen

It’s all too easy to get overwhelmed by life’s burdens in this day and age. When it happens, many of us go searching for ways to inject a little bit... Read More

Christmas Gift Guide

It’s now November, which means that Christmas is waiting right around the corner. Now is the time to start thinking about potential gift ideas for your friends and family, and... Read More
Christmas Gift Guide
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Going Green: Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Crafts and Fashion

As a society, we can no longer pretend that pollution isn’t a serious problem. There are many contributors to that problem in terms of industry, fashion and art among them, and that’s what has prompted many artisans and designers to alter their methods and take a more eco-friendly approach. Click to read more.

Inspired by Wanderlust: Quality Handmade Leather Luggage

It’s not often that a person is able to take a hobby and turn it into a fulfilling profession, but that is exactly what Ruchi Naik has done. Their expertise with raw leather has led to their creation of bags that are gorgeous, functional, and durable, a must-have for people who are constantly on the go and in need of quality luggage. There’s more to this craft than meets the eye, so it’s time to explore just what it takes to make each one of these bags. 

Inspired by Wanderlust: Quality Handmade Leather Luggage
Navigating a Crisis: Sydney Artisan Collective

Navigating a Crisis: Sydney Artisan Collective

The pandemic currently sweeping the globe has had repercussions for all of us, and it’s clear that we will still be experiencing those for years to come. The impact here in Australia has been felt on both personal and professional levels regardless of how we make our livings, and as a result many people have found that their passion and motivation have suffered immensely. For the local artistic community, the ramifications of the pandemic have been widespread and serious, but from all of the chaos something innovative and helpful was born. 

Finding Peace and Wellness, One Cup of Tea at a Time

It’s an unfortunate fact of life that many people live their lives in a mechanical way, which is to say they go through all the motions without really taking some time to themselves in order to disconnect and decompress. This became very apparent to naturopath Denise Harvey, whose clients all shared a similar trend in their lives: they were all overworked, overwhelmed, and stressed. Wanting to be able to offer her clients something they could use on a daily basis to help with all the negative aspects, she created Inspired Health by Dee. 
Finding Peace and Wellness, One Cup of Tea at a Time