It doesn't seem like that long ago when we were celebrating all the market holders who were part of the June edition of the Gathered SA virtual market - what a colorful and delightful weekend that was! After a few weeks of rest and relaxation, we are now back with a range of returning and… Continue reading Gathered Design Market – Virtual Edition (August)
Juggling two very distinct careers across sustainable fashion and social work, Mazzprints founder Marie-Jeanne Tuyisenge has made waves over the past couple of years with her unique styles of African prints that are bound to make a statement as soon as you put them on. With a range of crop tops, mini skirts, maxi skirts, dresses, and power suits, Mazzprints has… Continue reading Q & A – Mazz Prints
So it's been just over 10 days since the Coronavirus outbreak swept through a number of major cities throughout Australia but everything that happened before then seems to be a distant memory, what with every single media outlet, newspaper, and person that you come in contact with talking about it non-stop. Of course it's imperative to… Continue reading My Infectious Thoughts on the ‘C’ Word (The One That Went Viral)
After watching and witnessing the horrors of overseas dog meat trade via social media, Annie Leo came up with the idea to create a haven that would be based on the mantra: Compassion. Education. Collaboration. Rescue Paws For Change (PFC) - a not-for-profit, registered Australian organization - works at improving the lives of dogs on a local… Continue reading Paws For Change – Q & A
Having launched their brand in 2017, Adelaide-based fashion brand Willow Bay Australia (WBA) have created designs for women that can be seen as down-to-earth, urban, and most importantly, practical. Co-owners Tammy Bishop and Hayley Norman are now taking their brand a step further by streamlining their label to offer a travel edit collection. “This collection is hands-on and versatile, and is designed… Continue reading Willow Bay Australia Launches Travel Bag Collection For Women
Indian-Australian artist Ayesha Aggarwal hopes to inject a sense of her culture and inspiration from her upbringing in India into her beautiful pots and ceramics, which are made by hand and painted in fun and upbeat patterns that are bound to brighten anyone's day. Her pots are minimalistic and aesthetically pleasing beyond belief. Her ceramics-based jewellery has… Continue reading Ayesha Aggarwal – Interview
From hand-made 100% organic cotton fabric cushions that are stuffed with recycled plastic bottles to super cute and colorful tote bags and pencil cases that are decorated in eco-friendly water-based ink, Ashleigh Clark from Lil' Leigh Designs is all about creating screen-printed goodies that are sustainable and environment-friendly, in addition to being beautiful, quirky, and eye-catching statement pieces that can… Continue reading Lil’ Leigh Designs – Interview
With thanks to Neon Moose for the information Images by Fatema "Tema" Sitabkhan Guys, gals, and everyone in between - do you know what day today is? Hint - it's something to do with your oh-so-beautiful faces (yes, I'm talking about YOU)! October 5 (Sorry, no Mean Girls reference here!), which is also affectionately known… Continue reading Celebrate World Smile Day With The Aussie Smile Co.
With thanks to information supplied by Neon Moose and images supplied by individual food vendors Market season is upon us and what better way to make the most of this gorgeous weather than to step out and explore what small businesses across Australia have on offer!? The Bowerbird Design Market will be hosting a 3-day community affair… Continue reading Eat. Drink. Shop. At the Bowerbird Design Market
Information + images sourced from the official Adelaide Fringe website Matthew Clarke headshot image by Trentino Priori While the Adelaide Fringe (my favourite time of the year in South Australia) may still be a good 4 months away, the excitement never stops in the Fringe realm. The latest news that has made the rounds across… Continue reading Adelaide Fringe 2019 Poster Revealed!