technically my husband Norm is the 5th generation sheep farmer, I run the mothership. We’re very blessed to live on Glenwood – which is situated 30km NE of Wellington in an area known as Spicer’s Creek. It’s a beautiful part of NSW
I studied fine art printmaking at uni, and used to take some screens home occasionally and do extra printing, teaching myself how to print onto fabrics. Eventually I made little purses and bags from these prints and it grew from there
Birkenstock has been available in Australia since 1992, we opened the first store in Centre Way Arcade, at 259 Collins Street. Karl Birkenstock himself mapped out his Birkenstock distribution vision for Australia.
For a film about children playing, The Land, Erin Davis’s eye-opening documentary, is surprisingly anxiety-inducing. For The Land is not your average playground.
Brumm is the first piece I’ve created as both a designer and a producer. I wanted to start this new phase of my life with a toy, and specifically with a car, because it reminded me of the forms and passions of 1980s motorsports
Prior to Distillery Botanica I was the founder of Renaissance Herbs, Australia’s largest wholesale herb nursery. It got pretty busy, we got to growing close to a million plants a year at one stage!
Having children really made us want to change the way we worked and develop something that was our very own. More specifically, we wanted to create something for our own homes that didn’t exist already.
When Christine and Sam wanted to reduce their use of plastic in the home, they started tinkering around with making their own plastic free wraps and Bee Wrappy was born.
We chat with Deborah Pike from Brands For Good about ethical shopping beautiful products and changing the way the world consumes.
There are natural dyes all around the home. Beets! Coffee! Cabbage! The coolest part of this crafty experiment is to see what colours come from what ingredients after they’re thrown in a pot.