Monday 31 May 2010

Waving and Bear Monster by benconservato

Can't decide which monster to befriend? Why not have two instead? Both are Gocco printed on a lovely acid-free kraft with hand painted detail. 40 in the Waving Monster edition. 36 in the Bear Monster edition. Created to say hello to each other, these would look perfect framed together or stuck to your wall or pinboard. Fantastic!

Sunday 30 May 2010

Wood and Steel Notepad by Fort

A beautiful, previously scrapped piece of walnut serves as the base for this great little notepad. Pieces of steel music wire hammered into the walnut hold hundreds of sheets of recycled paper to the front and a pencil to the side. Made from 100% recycled and upcycled materials this notepad is great for little reminders, to-do lists, etc. And with a handy little pencil holder, you'll never be on the hunt for something to write with!

Saturday 29 May 2010

Stories by Rob Kaz

Beautiful 11" x 14" signed and numbered giclée print from an original
oil on canvas. In Rob's words, this stunning print "aims to capture the
camaraderie from around the campfire after a long day of surfing.
In the distance, the soft clouds appear in the shapes of animals about
which the surfers might be telling stories."

Friday 28 May 2010

Hop To It by Elly Nelly

20 playful bunnies to decorate your room. The bunnies are easily applied and look great on walls, windows, mirrors, fridges, and ceilings. Any smooth clean surface is suitable. Made from high quality cut vinyl, these bunnies measure 3-4 inches in height. Hop to it!

Thursday 27 May 2010

Woodland Cards by Darling Clementine

This series consists of 8 cards celebrating the Scandinavian Folk style, with the twist of using a modern vibrant colour pallete. The designs are printed on thick matt paper with matching envelopes. Beautiful!

Wednesday 26 May 2010

Seedbom by Kabloom

Seedbom. Throw it. Grow it. Seedboms are friendly bombs that contain all the necessary nutrients to grow flowers virtually anywhere! Tools for eco-warriors and guerrilla gardeners in the war against neglected neighbourhoods and weary wasteland. Get outside, join forces with nature and revive dull and lifeless places with an explosion of life and colour. Handmade from a mixture of eco-friendly, locally sourced, organic and recycled materials such as used egg boxes, shredded office paper, organic compost and a selection of easy to grow flower seeds. Seedboms are sold in a pack of 4 individual varieties: Sunflower Incredible, Cornfield Annual Mix, Nasturtium Peach Melba and Native Wildflower Mix.

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Tuesday 25 May 2010

About Face Chinaware by Big Tomato Company

Based on the much loved Bournvita sleepy mug, this highly collectible tea set with matching sugar bowl, milk jug, and teapot is hand cast in fine English creamware. A modern and sophisticated collection that brings style to your dinner table. Dishwasher safe. Made in England in Stoke-on-Trent.

Monday 24 May 2010

Beth's Bubble by ShariArt Portraits

A striking original pastel drawing. 50mm x 460mm /14” x 18”. With a philosophy of offering eye-catching ‘art with a heart’, ShariArt believe modern art should be available to everyone. With pastels on paper, the method is simple & conventional, resulting in a style that is contemporary & bold producing ‘portraits with passion’ that provoke curiosity and create impact on any interior. ShariArt also welcome commissions using your favourite photographs!

Sunday 23 May 2010

Monster T-Shirt by Motmot

Look out, they bite! Meet the monster family. They like to get together to sing a song for you. Kid's T-shirt, screen printed on American Apparel. 100% Cotton. 100% Sweatshop free.

Saturday 22 May 2010

Red Moth Necklace by Wöllies

You don't need a net to catch this little gem. A fantastic home baked resin moth pendant, covered with a layer of shiny resin for that added touch of WOW! It's attached to a beautifully delicate little chain too, so you can wear it whenever and wherever you like.

Friday 21 May 2010

Magpie by Karen Davis

Inspired by folklore, myth and magic, Karen Davis creates beautiful dreamlike illustrations. 'Magpie' is an archival print from an original painting and measures 15x15cms within an A4 sheet. Signed on the back by the artist.

Thursday 20 May 2010

Wine Ring Cocktail Napkins by Avril Loreti

Oops. Red wine rings! Set of four handmade cloth cocktail napkins. Each napkin has a different print of a wine ring stain. Flat size 8 1/2" × 8 1/2". White cotton/poly blend. A great fun accessory that will certainly be a talking point at your next gathering!

Wednesday 19 May 2010

Possibility by Siiso

This is a gorgeous giclee print from an original oil & mix media painting. Printed with archival ink on 260 gsm heavey weight Epson Velvet Fine Art Paper, that has a bright white surface for excellent color reproduction. Print measures 8 1/2" x 11". Signed by the artist. I love the hint of purple and turquoise sneaking into the bottom corner. Beautiful!

Tuesday 18 May 2010

Cuddle Bunnies Earring Studs by Figs & Ginger

Figs & Ginger is a husband and wife team making eco-friendly sterling jewellery which is designed to complement that sexy black dress or simply spice up your favorite ripped jeans. Each piece made by hand and much of their work is inspired by the simple beauty found in forests, both imaginary and real. These Cuddle Bunny earrings are great everyday wearers in that they are small, light weight and unassuming. They are great for kids too! At only $20 you don't have to be overly stressed if little Suzy loses one in the sandbox!

Monday 17 May 2010

Stripey Stained Glass Bunting by AmyOrangeJuice

Fantastic in a sunny window or in the garden as a party or wedding decoration! These five cheerful stained glass bunting flags are strung on thick contrasting ribbon with loops at the end for easy hanging. Each 10cm flag is unique and made from recycled stained glass in a rainbow of colours. Constructed using the copper foil technique.

Sunday 16 May 2010

Dreamboat by Tugboat Printshop

Glowing tangerine and velvety berry red layer into an out-of-this-world, futuristic paradise on this personal yacht, toting everything from fig trees & pineapple gardens to geodesic domes & heart-shaped swimming pools! The "Dreamboat" lit by the rich, fiery colors of sunrise/sunset majestically glides toward the papers edge – a coral trail of nesting hearts churning forth in its wake. Printed from 3 hand-carved woodblocks onto Pale Pink Arturo paper. A limited edition of 100 prints. Each print is signed, titled and numbered. Beautiful!

Saturday 15 May 2010

Counting Sheep by Gifts Define

A beautiful way to introduce your little one to ‘counting sheep’. This whimsical decorative mobile will add a boutique element to any room in your house. Four sheep in white and cotton cream colors circling a little cloud. Each plushie is made of real wool felt and is entirely hand-stitched, hand-cut and lightly stuffed with hypo-allergenic premium polyester fiberfill. Hung on ecru natural cotton string and balanced on a hand-finished wooden hanger. Packaged in a ribbon-tied handmade fabric bag & gift card – ready for gift giving or keeping.

Friday 14 May 2010

And You Thought You Were Special Birthday Card by Konnie Kapow!

An A6 typewriter style birthday card that lists a number of celebrities with the same birthday as the recipient. This card is made to order for any date of the year, all you have to do is send Konnie Kapow! a message. For example…
13th October eh?
That’s Your birthday, Sacha Baron Cohen’s Birthday, Ashanti’s Birthday, John Travolta’s wife Kelly Preston’s Birthday, Marie Osmond’s Birthday (how nice!), Paul Simon but not Art Garfunkel’s Birthday, Nana Mouskouri’s Birthday, Footballer Gabriel Agbonlahor’s Birthday, Ian ‘Thorpedo’ Thorpe’s Birthday, Paul Pott’s Birthday (not to be confused with Pol Pot), Kate Walsh from Grey’s Anatomy, Actor Robert Walker who plays creepy Bruno in ‘Strangers on a Train’, Edwina Currie’s Birthday, Sammy Hagar of Van Halen’s Birthday and Auntie Maggie Thatcher’s Birthday.
And you thought you were special!

Thursday 13 May 2010

Teeny Tiny Bear Head Vase by prettyrandomobjects

Here is a sweet, tiny bear head vase for the smallest blooms from your garden. This vase was thrown on the potter's wheel and has a white lead free glaze. Approx 2 1/4" tall.

Wednesday 12 May 2010

Celestial Hare Pendant by Squarehare

This stunning design is a take on a wearable Masquerade Hare pendant, from the famous book Masquerade. Made from hand beaten brass, copper and silver, hand sawn and bearing the ancient mark of the spiral (placed on the hind leg to symbolise the strength in the hare’s legs as it leaps towards it's destiny). Approx 7 by 7 cm. The copper spiral bale symbolises the creative currents of the universe, whilst the gemstone bead, suspended from the silver chain below, represents the sleeping moon over which the Hare is leaping.
Quote 'I Love Handmade' when you order and receive a 10% discount!

Tuesday 11 May 2010

Teenage Kicks by Kyleighs Papercuts

...everytime she walks down the street
Another girl in the neighbourhood
Wish she was mine, she looks so good This unique handmade papercut uses lyrics from 'Teenage Kicks' by The Undertones. Handcut in timeless Clarendon typeface from one sheet of oatmeal coloured 100% recycled paper it is framed between 2 sheets of glass in a black 18 x 24cm frame (approx 7 x 9.5 inches). Have John Peel's favourite song lyrics on your wall and pogo around to the Undertones. In the right light it throws amazing shadows too. Cool eh?

Monday 10 May 2010

Small Bird Cake Stand by Whitney Smith Pottery

Sweet and perfect small cake stand with sculpted bird perched on the rim. Wonderful for serving any special treats or appetizers, and a great display piece when not in use. It's wheel thrown and glazed in a deep green glaze with a contrasting acorn brown glaze on the bird. 7 inches wide x 3 1/4 inches high.

Sunday 9 May 2010

Multi Colour Feather Necklace by Emma Carroll

Bold and lively multi coloured necklace, hand cut and sssembled from the finest Italian leather. Crisp ribbon ties allows the piece to be worn at different lengths. Feathers 6” across. Ribbon length 12”.

Saturday 8 May 2010

Victoria by kristyndors

This is an original oil painting on wood by Kristyn Dors, entitled "Victoria." It measures 11 3/4" x 23 3/4" x 1" Deep. This piece is unframed, with edges painted pale green. Signed, dated and ready to hang.

Friday 7 May 2010

Milk Moustache by Paperbullet

Hand painted with acrylics on a Poplar wood round and sealed with acrylic gloss. This fun 1.5" mini painting can be worn as a pendant on a chain, added to a keychain, or collected and hung in groups.

Thursday 6 May 2010

Dollars and Cents by typography photography

The ideal gift for anyone with an unhealthy wooden type obsession (that will be me then!) This 8"×10" photographic print features vintage letterpress numbers. Professionally printed with a glossy finish, also available in matte if you ask nicely. Each print is signed on the reverse.

Wednesday 5 May 2010

Home Sweet Home Collage by LillyMakes

A framed felt and embroidery collage with decorative paper message in black wood frame. Very bright and welcoming!

Tuesday 4 May 2010

Elephant Block Print and Fabric Greeting Card by Life With Tigers

This one of a kind card features an original elephant block print with two different fabric swatches mounted onto it. The fold-over card measures 5 x 7 inches and is blank inside. The card is Dutch Felt 80lb Cover (in other words, the good stuff with a nice texture). It comes with a matching Dutch Felt envelope in a protective bag.

Monday 3 May 2010

Bonnie Birds in blue and white by MadeStuff

This delightful little bird has been loving hand-crafted from a variety of media – predominantly papier mache, finished in acrylics and a tough clear high gloss varnish. The design incorporates a simple palette in shades of blue and draws inspiration from designs found on Indian silks. This particular bird will look adorable on any shelf, mantelpiece, or unfilled space in your home – an ideal gift for bird lovers.

Sunday 2 May 2010

Little Bunny Prince by This Years Girl

Fantastic 8" x 10" bunny print. What a regal expression! Professionally printed on premium pearl paper, signed and dated on the reverse by the artist.

Saturday 1 May 2010

Mackintosh Keyhole End Table by Dryad Studios

I love everything Arts and Crafts and think that this beautiful Mackintosh style end table is absolutely stunning. Made from quartersawn oak, it has superb styling, attention to detail, and finish which are combined with the finest construction.