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A love letter to handmade goods: Why buying artisanal is more badass than ever

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A love letter to handmade goods: Why buying artisanal is more badass than ever

   Artisanal goods are kind of like the hot barista you’ve secretly got a crush on. There’s a hidden story behind them, they smell a bit like love should, there is no one else with those eyes… not to mention the beard. Oops, we got carried away there. But really...   The handmade market is blowing up, and blowing the mass produced world out of the water. It’s sexy, full of love, makes you laugh, and makes you feel great. Just like any good relationship should.   So today we’re talking about the beautiful universe of handcrafted things. We’re here...

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Does art make you go 'eh'? We've got 10 top tips to mastering art appreciation!

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Does art make you go 'eh'? We've got 10 top tips to mastering art appreciation!

  Do you find yourself staring numbly at pieces of art when you visit museums, being shown up by the fascinated friend or relative beside you? “Isn’t it amazing”, they say… “how the use of periwinkle blue can make you feel so alive?” You nod, trying to think of something intelligent whilst really your mind is screaming “But it's just a blue square!!” Sound familiar? All jokes aside, a lot of people say that they ‘don't get’ art. If that's you, never fear, as we’re here to change that. We're self confessed art-lovers, and since we are going to be...

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Hello world

Hello world

Well hello there world. Welcome to our brand spanking shiny new blog, a space in the corner of the internet where we can share advice, articles, photos, news… basically, all the good stuff - with our readers. We (as you may know) create handcrafted handbags using a range of materials, often leather offcuts from design houses across the high seas. We make everything by hand right here in Australia, pouring love into every piece. We’re harking back to traditional methods of creation with a modern twist, using our hands to create artisanal bags that are functional and basically, fabulous. But enough...

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