At the start of 2015, I decided that this would be the year we started to ‘create’ in a language that independent designers and retailers, and design-lovers – our audience – REALLY understood. Continue reading
Warning: Highly prescriptive!
It’s not Urban Outfitters or Typo or H&M. It’s someone you know well: a creative and clever wolf dressed in independently-designed sheepskin clothing, and you probably emailed them just yesterday. Continue reading
If you own any recent Jamie Oliver cookbooks (I own three!), you’ll know Jamie’s always banging on about buying the best quality ingredients you can afford. Continue reading
When I look back at the person who started the journey to build this website, 2 and a half years ago I can’t help but shake my head and sigh. Oh, the naivety! Continue reading
It should come as no surprise to hear that we think ALL independent designers and retailers who sell online should be trying to get bloggers to talk about their wares.
“You can feel the spirit of punk in retail at the moment. It’s a really exciting time.” When Kevin Sanderson, lovely owner of eclectic Perth-based gift, furniture and homewares boutiques Store and Corner Store, mentioned these words, it felt like stadium lights were switched on. What a perfect analogy!