Thursday, December 10, 2009

Sukie Iron On's back in stock!

Back in stock, the Sukie Iron On's.
30 pages of iron on transfers, a simple and creative way to turn any T-shirt into eye-catching, "gotta wear it" piece of art.
Featuring instructional text and 30 pages of colorful, scrumptious designs easily transferred to all kinds of fabric.
Rrp $20

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

New stationary for Mama

New stationary for mama's drawer arrived and we particularly love the patterned stickytape.... a wonderful way to spruce up plain Christmas wrapping.

Also back in stock - message in a bottle rrp $14.95, Scissors, String and Spool Set rrp $39.95, A day for Me Notepad rrp $10

Monday, December 7, 2009

new organic tee's by well spotted

Cheeky but oh so good! The organic cotton is nice and soft and Tony promises they wear beautifully....not that you would expect anything else!
They are really really cute in the smaller sizes.... and would look great back with the Nature Baby drawstring shorts in natural.
See them instore and online

Sunday, December 6, 2009

New Littlehorn has arrived just in time for Christmas holidays!

Some fun tshirts have arrived from Littlehorn, bring back memories? We especially love the MJ tribute tee.
Instore and now online

Saturday, December 5, 2009

Christmas card delight

We are selling these cards instore and there are so sweet!
It may just be me, but this year i feel like Christmas wants to be celebrated and for all the right reasons. I am already starting to wrap presents, the Christmas tree is up, handmade garlands are around the house and shop, customers are happy about upcoming holidays, weather is warm..... It just feels like we all want to enjoy it this year.
Its going to be a lovely December! x

Friday, December 4, 2009

Our very 1st newsletter!

Did you get it? what did you think?

After many months of talking about one, we have finally started writing a newsletter! Subscribe now and be my best friend!

We are going to try our very hardest to send it out fortnightly, with all our favourite things...even the really really super duper cute stuff that doesn't last very long in the shop.

Subscribe now xx

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Oeuf toy store

Look what just arrived! We are loving the new Oeuf Storage unit called 'toy store' that just came in. Were using it as a bookshelf but it would look great storing just about anything....and it shouldnt be pigeonholed for kids rooms, it would be fab in a kitchen, lounge, hallway!
We are lucky enough to now be a stockist so if you like it, call us and we can give you some more details.

Monday, November 16, 2009

new giddy giddy

Isnt this divine! The Mermaid clip holder by Giddy Giddy. All handmade. love it.
Instore and online

The Magical Milk Way's SUPER Galactic Zoo

Seen this fab book yet? It is the 1st book in the My Pictures Storybooks series, designed and illustrated by Melbourne Author Nicole Mandile, and we have it instore!Why is it fabulous? It's designed to inspire our kids to draw, paint or paste their own illustrations....cute huh! Each page tells the story and you illustrate according to how you view the story...

It could become a keepsake or a present for a loved one... a great Christmas holiday activity too.
A goodie!

Instore and online now Rrp $20

Sunday, November 8, 2009

sweetie petites

Christmas delights have started to arrive and these new kits are about as sweet as can be!
The Sweetie Petites are sew your own doll kits by Australian designer and illustrator Lisa Tilse from Red Thread. There are 4 designs and each also come with a little friend...
In the kit you receive printed fabric panels, stuffing, ribbon loops and sewing instructions. Each one has her name printed on the back and a little note for her new owner. All you need is a sewing machine or needle and thread... super super easy!
Rrp $20 and available instore and online

Monday, November 2, 2009

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

New friends...

The prettiest dolls ever! arrived today and earnt they the sweetest... I love their fashion sense too, quirky cuteness in fluro and blue.. Pop in say hello!

Monday, October 26, 2009

Dont forget that Mathilda's Market is on this weekend!

We are giddy with excitement about Mathilda's Market this coming weekend. We have got some gorgeous new Christmas treats (not even in the shop yet!), lampshades, kitchen stuff and books all ready for the market this weekend....all so fun! Pop in and say hello!
Its on from 9am thru to 1pm and its a lovely morning out... but dont forget to bring your Xmas list!

Sunday, October 25, 2009

A discovery

a drive to Culburra Beach and this is what i found along the way....

a beautiful shop called One Wise Owl that sells all things organic, handmade or fairtrade.

The styling was inspiring and product unique, from food, fairtrade coffee, fashion to their very own cleaning products; well worth a visit, especially with Christmas so close. One Wise Owl - 719 Greenwell Point Road, Jindyandy Mill, PYREE

Friday, October 16, 2009

Recettes de Mamans a Paris

Today a customer asked why are we selling a cook book that is written in French and Japanese?

.... and the reason is that it's from a series of books published by small Japanese publisher Paumes. Know these books? They are fabulous! This title Recettes de Mamans a Paris is packed with secret family recipes from creative French mothers, and a sweet glimpse into their kitchens. It's in full colour and each recipe has a great visual of all the if you understand a little of either language - your fine!

..... so that's the reason! Online and instore now

Thursday, October 15, 2009

A new book for the creative miss

A new title by activity expert Jane Bull just arrived. It's a great book for a young girl that is or wants to be creative.
They’ll learn basic sewing, embroidery, knitting and appliqué techniques, and enjoy using the simple patterns for lots of fabric fun. From bags, badges, and bobble hats, to jazzing up clothes and jewellery, there are lots of inspiring projects for your child to design and create.

.... a goodie for Christmas too at $20. Online now.

Thursday, October 8, 2009

new summer pj's..

Now that baby H is ONE, I thought he deserved 'big boy' pjamas that are his very own...not hand me downs from big brother! So when Snugglebum arrived instore, I just couldn't resist buying each H a pair.

1st day and spotless.... didn't last of course... but the quality of snugglebum is excellent and will look as good as new after many a soak this summer!

Instore now xx

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Mathilda's Market Sunday 1st November

Mathilda's Market showcases and sells beautiful handcrafted and limited production baby and kids goods. Carefully handpicked stallholders bring the most divine and original clothing, accessories, homewares and toys for the little ones. It’s a shopper’s heaven for those who want to stylishly dress their children or decorate their kids’ home environment, but don’t want to buy mass produced, chain store items.
Come and see our stand at the upcoming Mathilda’s Market on Sunday 1 November, 9am to 1pm at St Ignatius College Riverview, Tambourine Bay Rd, Lane Cove.
With 80 stallholders, great kids entertainment and yummy food this will be a fantastic day out for young & old.

For a sneak preview, have a look at the website. I look forward to seeing you there!

why we love parties

have i mentioned these Sambellina cups and plates before? Besides being super dooper sweet, they are the easiest and (most) practical way to brighten up any party - with a small or large budget. At only $7.00 for a packet of 12, irresistable wouldn't you say?

Lots of colours to choose from and available here

Friday, October 2, 2009

Fancy a cup of tea from Ivy Designs?

Gorgeous Wynona from Ivy Designs dropped in our summer order and her new collection is so beautiful....Perfect for summer and that special occasion! I love these shots too, so special.
We are lucky enough to be one of a handful of stores carrying this Australian label..pop in and check it out.... i have a feeling it'll sell out before we know it!

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Happy Birthday Baby H

Baby H turned 1 on the weekend..... with first steps and all! Happy birthday Cheeky boy xx

Monday, September 28, 2009

Coco and Ginger

New label from Bali Coco and Ginger is creating a buzz and im happy to say it has arrived instore. We have a great range of dresses (in a few styles and prints), nappy covers and bikini's all similar in cuteness factor!..... It makes you want summer to arrive NOW, this minute!
I'm not sure whether we will get it online but if you would like to know more, please just give us a bell on (02)97983233 and we can go thru what we have and post it out to you.

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

IOU cards

Oh these are so cute!
Set like a deck of playing cards, there are 50 cards in a clear plastic box. Each card is an IOU - from 'make biscuits' to 'stay in your pjamas all day'. Though designed for children, I love them as a present for any friend or partner that likes a bit of fun and something different! A FAB find for Christmas too.
Buy them instore now.

Monday, September 21, 2009

The new wiggle

For all those mums and dads with little fans of the wiggles - Tony from Wellspotted has just dropped in this new teeavailable in red Rrp $30, instore now and online.

The shapemaker

I'm so excited that one of my favourite toys has just arrived instore. It's the Shapemaker a stunning set of 25 colourful, geometric design, hand printed, environmentally friendly, rubber wood blocks that can be excitingly arranged to create a menagerie of thousands of surprising creatures and tons of sparkling, imaginative, engaging images that guarantee to delight children of all ages.
Designed by Zoe Miller and David Goodman of Silence UK, Shapemaker has already won a major industry award and is destined to become a classic.
Its a winner and real goodie for Christmas!

Friday, September 18, 2009

What Shall We Do Today?

A great new book to end the working week on!

There are 60 Creative Crafting Projects for Kids and is packed with colourful, fun and imaginative projects designed for boys and girls (aged between 3-12 years).

The book is arranged by season and is crammed full of vibrant, appealing ideas for fun crafting activities, great gifts and pretty decorations.

What is good too is every project can be completed using readily available materials - just follow the step-by-step instructions and you can’t go wrong.

Available in the shop or here and we can post it off straght away x

Thursday, September 17, 2009

LMNOP Issue 8 Out now!

A favourite of ours LMNOP has issue 8 out, and as usual, is so divine.... we love so many things! Local store to us Monkey Puzzle has some great toys featured, you must pop and visit both of us.

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Munster Munster Munster

Australian brand tick, cool boys clothes tick, lovely owners tick, great fit and quality tick.. this is munster - the coolest boys brand around. These four new styles arrived and of course i just want every piece! I've just posted them online or pop in and check them out...I cant imagine they will be instore for long!

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

baby h is turning 1

I found this today on etsy and i just love it for baby H's 1st birthday in two weeks - TWO WEEKS!! It feels like he was only born yesterday, yet when you see him try to walk, wrestle with his dad or laugh at his brother you remember how long and memorable the year has been .... xx

Sunday, September 13, 2009

Polk Polka Polka

oh my oh my! Polka arrived instore this week and my golly gosh, I'm impressed big time! Its their 2nd season and wow-wee! I'm in Love with so many styles, but these are my favourite:

These knitted bum pants are just irresistible!

the purple print dress, tee and white kaftan are just pure summer fun,and the swimsuit in the so cute!
instore and online now