It might not be as permanent as a skin on ink type situation, but it takes a lot of thought and research to settle on a greeting card that says exactly what you want to say.

throwback thursday - ana kras

3:00pm Thursday, 06 Jun.

It was three long years ago when we introduced you to Serbian furniture designer Ana Kras and got all gushy about her simple but oh-so sweet designs.

etsy giveaway: pepper ink

9:00am Wednesday, 05 Jun.

Tribal designs and butterflies aren't for everyone – and neither is permanent ink, for that matter – but whimsical vintage illustrations are a whole different ballgame.

artav ikea hack

3:00pm Wednesday, 05 Jun.

Imagine taking all the pieces in an IKEA flatpack and using every single one of them to create something totally different.


3:00pm Tuesday, 28 May.

Vanilla Ice wasn't the world's best rapper, but if you ask us, he gave the world's best design advice: "If you gotta problem, yo I'll solve it."

the rubber barbers

3:00pm Wednesday, 15 May.

This is one of those so-simple-it-hurts but completely ingenious ideas – take one block-headed eraser then adopt the role of hairdresser, changing their do as you rub out your blunders.

glass into wood

9:00am Wednesday, 15 May.

Andreas Engesvik's The Woods series is tickling us a rather pleasing shade of pink just now. We've got some serious, Golem-like lust on for this one.

h by heather lighton jewellery

3:00pm Monday, 13 May.

When the stork is divvying out talent to newborns, some people are given a double dose, and Melbourne's Heather Lighton is one of those lucky ducks.

A company with the motto 'we believe in handmade' is a company after our own hearts, and we've gotta say, Mr & Mrs White has us well and truly wooed.

vintage camper birdhouses

3:00pm Monday, 29 Apr.

Even birds need a comfortable bed to crash in now and then, and these too-cute vintage camper birdhouses show the ultimate in hospitality.

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