Local is lovely – Brisbane makers in store K-M

Katrina Johnson Katrina Johnson is a versatile Brisbane based creative, possibly best known for a stint with her husband Mark on (the TV show) The Block a few years ago! More recently, Katrina creates a varied range of handcrafted products and homewares, including ‘Himmeli’ – traditional decorative hangings from Finland, individually handmade using wheat straw and string. From her Brisbane studio, Katrina creates her own contemporary versions of … Read More

We are open | Happy New Year

As we re-open in this new year following our first full year of trading, we have so much gratitude to our clients, customers and colleagues (YOU!) for a wonderful year of collaborations, custom and conversations.  THANK YOU. A little business like ours can only exist with the support of mindful shoppers who value the heart made work of artisans and craftspeople … Read More

Shop Well. Change Lives.

AMPFLY.  GREAT SOUND.  INCREDIBLE CAUSE. AMPFLY hand build portable bluetooth speakers (with a radio + USB port) from mostly recycled electronic waste diverted from landfill.  Parts re-purposed include: computer batteries, switches, wiring, computer fan grills, speaker drivers, radio/bluetooth antennas, bi-cycle tyres, terminal blocks (from traffic lights) and ex-army ammunition cases. This recycling also enables the sourcing of high quality components which would otherwise be too expensive … Read More