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PR + advertising advice for independent retailers + designers. Ideas for blogs + magazines on how to design advertising partnerships with independent stores. Hint: Banner ads and print ads are not where it's at.
I have a weakness for papercut artwork and bold colour, so I was absolutely floored when I stumbled across this work by Marine Coutroutsios on Art Pharmacy. There’s something about the interpretation of a bird as a roundel which is so magnetic – perhaps it’s the resemblance to a target.
I did a double take when Belynda Henry was profiled on The Design Files but I fell well and truly when ‘Lemon Tree’ appeared over on the Adore Home Magazine blog. Loving those feathery mountains. And the colours! There’s something about that bloody red.
So, I went to pull together a gift suggestion list for Mother’s Day and was thinking about my 56 year old Mum and what she’d like when I suddenly remembered, ‘hey, I’m a mum too’! 2.5 years into parenthood and somehow I still haven’t quite clocked that Mother’s Day applies to me. So, THEN I started […]
You can almost smell the rain-spattered, wind-whipped foliage in this gorgeous painting called The Storm’s Treasures by Tiel Seivl-Keevers. I pinned it 3 months ago and it caused a bit of a frenzy so I’ve decided to create a little collection of TTR goodness inspired by it. Sunday fun!
I’m completely obsessed with this painting by Sydney artist Emily Besser (@milksaloon) which I discovered on Instagram recently. I’m even infatuated with the name of it – ‘Song Within A Flame’. Amazing! To feed my mania, I decided to create a collection of TTR goods inspired by it. Emily, one of your paintings will be […]
I’m a sucker for a spot and the Daryl bi-fold wallet by Cheddar Pocket was one of many lovely dotted goods on the site that had caught my eye. So imagine my delight when he arrived in the mail, flanked by besties Wallace and Laptop Tracktop 15″ (his real name) along with a request to […]
If a clothing purchase works out at $1 per wear over its lifetime, then it’s completely justifiable. Well, that’s the arbitrary rule I’ve come up with.
Ever since breaking my Hidden Animals Teacup, my enjoyment of the steamy stuff just hasn’t hit the same heights. Enter the Take A Bath Tea Set.