Cottagecore in the age of Isolation

Have you spent the last few months during isolation cursing your inner-city shoebox apartment, dreaming instead of dancing in white lace dresses in an open green field, with clean linen swaying on clothes lines above fluffy baby lambs and corn swaying far away on the horizon?  Open fires, big verandahs, cooking sourdough and banana breadContinue reading “Cottagecore in the age of Isolation”

SNUGGLE UP FOR WINTER

IT’S TIME TO BRIGHTEN YOUR DAY What better way to spend the darker winter days than snuggling up on the couch with a handmade blanket and getting creative with a craft kit… or two!  Enjoy browsing their designs below, or head over to our Facebook Page to view MORE gorgeous products! If you are a maker, joinContinue reading “SNUGGLE UP FOR WINTER”

BE ZOOM READY WITH THESE HANDMADE EARRINGS!

IT’S TIME TO BRIGHTEN YOUR DAY Up your Video-chat game with some eye-catching statement earrings! You may have your PJ bottom’s on, but there’s no excuse for naked ears on your next video-conference! Below we bring you a selection of Earring designs from our Sydney Made Makers community, each is lovingly designed and handmade rightContinue reading “BE ZOOM READY WITH THESE HANDMADE EARRINGS!”

MOTHERS DAY IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER!

We are LOVING bringing you a selection of our local makers who are all part of our Sydney Made community. Whether you want to pamper your mum this Mothers Day, or treat her to something new for her home, you will find everything you need from our local designers and makers. Enjoy browsing their designs below,Continue reading “MOTHERS DAY IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER!”

The perfect gift for your nieces & nephews!

*Fact: we all know aunties & uncles give the best gifts ( *research based on the reactions from a couple of super awesome little informants I know). Some of us were born into this role, but many of us have been given this title by some very special and close little humans in our lifeContinue reading “The perfect gift for your nieces & nephews!”

Flatlay Tips for Product Photography

Flatlay is a great way to showcase products you are selling and wow your Instagram followers. Not only does it tell a story, it can also create ambiance for your brand. It can be shot almost anywhere, from arranging the items on your work station to displaying your products on a wooden floor or concrete.Continue reading “Flatlay Tips for Product Photography”

Shopping With A Conscience – Supporting Sustainable Makers

It was World Environment Day and World Ocean Day last week and we thought it would be a good chance to share a few ideas for buying an ethical, local and environmentally friendly purchase whether it is for a gift or for you and your family. Every choice we make contributes to a better futureContinue reading “Shopping With A Conscience – Supporting Sustainable Makers”

How to DIY your product photography

This weekend Sydney Made invited commercial photographer, Ben Townsend, to host a workshop called DIY Your Product Photography, where attendees learned how to take photos like a pro. If there’s one thing we learned, you don’t need a big budget to ace your product photography. From styling with props from your studio, to inexpensive lightingContinue reading “How to DIY your product photography”

Trending right now: Linen

It’s natural, breathable and eco-friendly, so why wouldn’t you get excited?! The days are over when linen is something you solely found in your grandmother’s cupboard. Linen is here like it’s never been here before… and friends, it’s sure here to stay! Linen is a perfect material for Summer because it is exceptionally cool andContinue reading “Trending right now: Linen”

Cosy Items For This Winter

  Winter is official in Sydney and those cold blustery days make us want to find a nice fireplace with hot drinks, alcoholic or otherwise, cozy blankets and a good book or maybe a Netflix series. We’ve had more new members join us since March and are looking forward to introducing new members to youContinue reading “Cosy Items For This Winter”