If you'd told us beautiful stationery could be crafted from piles of old, used newspapers, we mightn't have believed it. But the proof is here.

dear golden vintage

9:00am Wednesday, 25 Feb.

Flippy skirts, cinched-in waists and wide-necked lapels, oh my!

retrowhale's righteous prints

9:00am Tuesday, 24 Feb.

Plug in your hair crimper and hit play on your Simple Minds cassette, because these illustrations are likely to induce a spell of '80s-inspired nostalgia.

everlasting flowers

9:00am Thursday, 19 Feb.

Handmade bouquets are a pretty neat way to make sure your blooms stick around for longer than just a couple week.

sipping 9 to 5

9:00am Sunday, 15 Feb.

If you've been working 9 to 5 trying to make a living, this handmade clay mug plastered with Dolly Parton's, well, mug might just be the perfect way to wind down after a grueling day on the job.

portuguese wonders

3:00pm Saturday, 07 Feb.

Portugal: a country of stunning patterned tiles, mouth-watering custard tarts and, as it turns out, a truckload of wonderful kitschy bits and bobs.

the make lab

9:00am Sunday, 25 Jan.

The Make Lab is a group of clever Melbourne artists who make pretty bits for you to pin to your collar or string carefully around your neck.

ana de lima illustration

9:00am Friday, 23 Jan.

Being snuggled up to a sausage under a blanket of fries would be a pretty great way to nod off, don't you think?

pita pata diva swimwear

3:00pm Wednesday, 14 Jan.

The range is basically the swimwear equivalent of a bright, bursting bunch of blooms.

#etsyresolution

9:00am Tuesday, 13 Jan.

Ever thought about turning your crafty ways into a successful handmade business, only to have nerves/procrastination/bewilderment bring the process to a halt?

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