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August 14, 2019

Meet the Maker – Tassel Slides

Whilst in Bali on our girls vaycay, I made sure to visit the lovely makers responsible for bringing my leather slide designs to life. Tucked away in the back streets of Kuta, are Iwan and his wife Retno who have a family business that they operate in a shed outside their home. Here they make […]

good morning paradise - creative finds on tour
August 9, 2019

Bali de-brief

Oh my. Bali with your buddies. 5 days and 5 nights with no kids – which essentially means; no cooking, no cleaning, no washing, no grocery shopping, no car pooling, no mediating, no negotiating, no home-work supervision… I’ve been lucky enough to make a few trips to Bali over the years, some as a family, […]

Lauren Blundell - Mateship Mondays - creative finds
July 31, 2019

Mateship Mondays – Lauren Blundell

Relationships and Intimacy Coach Lauren Blundell came into my world as a fellow lady start up, as we navigate the joys and challenges of running our own shows. Each fortnight we catch up with a group of local biz babes to chew the fat, trouble shoot, cheer-lead and motivate one another in our businesses. Over […]

how to fold a pocket square - creative finds
July 13, 2019

How to fold the perfect pocket square

Gentlemen! This post is for you. Whether you want to channel your inner James Bond or Bradley Cooper, there is not a jacket or blazer that wouldn’t benefit from a cheeky pocket square. In the creative finds store under Gifts for Him, there are a few versions of pocket squares made in Melbourne by The […]

creative finds on instagram tv - creative finds
July 7, 2019

creative finds on instagram tv!

Introducing…. creative finds on instagram tv! Yes, creative finds has it’s very own channel on the newest platform by social media megalith Instagram; that’s IGTV. Video clips that appear in your insta feed have a limit of 60 seconds, but on IGTV videos of up to 10mins can appear. In order to show you some […]

Ballet Flats - Creative Finds
June 30, 2019

ballet flat inspo

Should you require any additional proof that ballet flats are timeless, classic, comfy and oh so versatile, well here it is, in the form of some ballet flat inspo via our favourite picture resource – Pinterest! The handmade ballet flats in the creative finds store are the softest pair of shoes you are ever likely […]

Mateship Mondays - Zoe from The Design Order - Creative Finds
June 25, 2019

Mateship Mondays – Zoe from The Design Order

Okay, when I’m not espousing the virtues of all my lovely suppliers through my Meet the Maker interviews, I want to share the stories of my many business buddies. Through my own adventures into small business, I have been lucky enough to meet and rub shoulders with all manner of inspiring women, doing all manner […]

Finders Keepers - Creative Finds
May 16, 2019

My favourite finds @ The Finders Keepers!

A couple of weeks ago the creative wonderland that is The Finders Keepers Market was held in Sydney. Such an inspiring group of talented entrepreneurs gather for 3 x whole days showcasing their passion pieces, meeting their customers and educating a supportive community through talks, workshops and just general chit chat. I had a whirlwind […]

Ally Prim & Co - Creative Finds
May 2, 2019

Meet the Maker – Ally from Prim & Co.

Just in time for Mother’s Day, these sophisticated silk scarves from Prim & Co have arrived onto the Creative Finds virtual shelves. The subtle messages of empowerment are sure to elevate Mums everywhere! Designed by Mum to 2 x tiny people Ally, I was thrilled she could spare some precious moments to answer questions in […]

gift wrap ideas - creative finds
April 9, 2019

It’s a wrap!

By now it’s probably clear that I love to gift wrap all gifts going out the Creative Finds door. ┬áIt’s one of my favourite things to do. The wrapping in my mind, is just as important as the gift inside. You’ve taken the time to choose the perfect present for someone, so add to the […]