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5 Minutes With: The Midnight Gang, serial game-killer and creator of dreamy bedding

5 Minutes With: The Midnight Gang, serial game-killer and creator of dreamy bedding

Many of us only dream of running a successful and popular kids' clothing/homewares business, but Angelique Woodburn of The Midnight Gang has done ...

The Minimalist Kid : a moderate guide to dressing kids ethically and fashionably

The Minimalist Kid : a moderate guide to dressing kids ethically and fashionably

Two things happened to me in the last 6 months which made me completely rethink how I buy for my kids:1) I happened across this pretty damning Aust...

Hello, Tokyo

Hello, Tokyo

When I was growing up we hosted a huge number of international students. Somewhere between 35 and 40, I reckon. Some stayed for a few weeks, some f...

5 Minutes With : Doo Wop Kids, creators of bold, colourful kids wear

5 Minutes With : Doo Wop Kids, creators of bold, colourful kids wear

My respect for Doo Wop Kids was born before they launched, in the form of a crush on Astrid's baby, @paperplayground on Instagram. When it became c...

5 Minutes With: Nerida Hansen, world's greatest textile agent

5 Minutes With: Nerida Hansen, world's greatest textile agent

About a year ago a sweet friend messaged me and said, 'have you heard of the agent, Nerida Hansen? I think your work would be a great fit for her'....

5 Minutes With : KaPow Kids (flashback Friday + new KaPow range!)

5 Minutes With : KaPow Kids (flashback Friday + new KaPow range!)

I interviewed KaPow Kids about a year ago for another blog. As a flashback this Friday you can see that post below and after, quite excitingly, a p...

5 Minutes With : Next State Print, textile print legends

5 Minutes With : Next State Print, textile print legends

When I discovered there was a fabric printer in Australia who could match international prices and quality with speedy turnarounds and only a 1m m...

The Copycat Antidote

The Copycat Antidote

When I was nine, one of my best friends copied my work. I had been copied for a long time before that, but when her work received acclaim I couldn'...

5 Minutes With: Goosebumps Boutique Bedding, colourful kids' bedding Queen

5 Minutes With: Goosebumps Boutique Bedding, colourful kids' bedding Queen

I've long admired Goosebumps Boutique Bedding. In fact, when I received an email from Inga asking if I would be interested in designing for her com...

Friday Five

Australia is doing rad stuff. Did you know that other countries are looking to us for inspiration? I firmly believe in the homegrown talent we have...