Stuffing your gob with lolly-covered biscuits is one way to find a pick-me-up, but these Fancy Face earrings by EAT.ME.DO deliver bursts of energy and joy without the sugar coma that follows.

that dapper chap

3:00pm Friday, 17 Jul.

Folks with a thing for fancy neckwear might be pleased to learn about That Dapper Chap – the Melbourne-based makers of spiffy hand-crafted bowties.

furoshiki bags

3:00pm Thursday, 16 Jul.

Turn a Japanese invention into a sweet, silky handbag with just a few folds.

grav grav wooden things

3:00pm Wednesday, 01 Jul.

If you’re in the market for a hardy, hand-held, pretty-as-a-picture carrying device, Grav Grav might be the place for you.

salty gems

9:00am Wednesday, 17 Jun.

Things this pretzel is making us: happy, vaguely peckish, keen to spend some dosh. Thing this pretzel is not making us: thirsty.

thisispaper knitwear

9:00am Sunday, 14 Jun.

These cosy pieces from Thisispaper are taking our fancy right now, and, just our luck, all of their knitwear is on sale – hurrah!

Cuteness, comfiness and the ability to stow a stack of random stuff are high on our list of handbag necessities, and this little doozy comes up trumps with the full trifecta.

cover your mitts

3:00pm Thursday, 14 May.

You'd be forgiven for thinking that mittens had just one simple purposen, but these creature-themed hand warmers are branching out to two.

nina fuhrer's critter scarves

3:00pm Sunday, 05 Apr.

There's no need to waste your effort commandeering a ship or sailing the high seas if you'd quite fancy a parrot perched atop your shoulder.

lack of color hats

3:00pm Monday, 30 Mar.

We're giving a big ol' tip of the hat to Lack of Color, the Brisbane-born brand that has us swooning over their range of beautiful head toppers.

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