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2013 in Review

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2013 in Review

Wow what a year! It has easily been the biggest year of my life with so many important things happening. At the beginning of 2013, Robin and I were living in Brisbane having moved over from London to Australia. Robin was looking for work and got a job in Melbourne which is awesome because Melbourne is the coolest (fact). So we moved to Melbs, found a rental in Fitzroy North and built a nest. I got to decorate the whole place pretty much from scratch which was immensely satisfying. Then it was head down, bum up and working on launching...

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Recent News

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So many things have been going on lately, I thought I might do a little news update. If you have been following Homely Creatures on Facebook you will know that I am very close to launching a brand new product range for children and the home. Designed in Melbourne and handmade (fair trade) in Nepal, I am BUSTING with excitement about bringing my own range to the world. The new Homely Creatures website complete with shop will be up any day now eeeeeek! A couple of months ago I ran a photo shoot for the launch catalogue. It was so...

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Searching for my dream home

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Searching for my dream home

Big news! Robin got the job so we are MOVING TO MELBOURNE!! Finally a chance to nest, but how to find the perfect home? We will be renting for the next year or so but have been travelling around so long that we don't want to live in just any old house or apartment. In this competitive rental market its going to be tough, but I am going to try my hardest to get us somewhere awesome that doesn't break the budget. While I would LOVE to find a converted warehouse with original brick walls or a loft apartment with...

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An Aussie Christmas

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An Aussie Christmas

This year I had an Aussie Christmas, which means yummy seafood, hot weather and swimming. My DIY centrepieces were a hit and I can't even begin to tell you how fresh and yummy the oysters were! It was a lot different to a cosy, festive, London Christmas, but it's good to be home :)

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Homely Creatures Etsy Shop

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Homely Creatures Etsy Shop

Not too long ago, Homely Creatures ran some market stalls and then popped whatever was left up on our Etsy shop. It has been going really well! Our cushions disappeared in a flash and our wall decals and tote bags are generating lots of interest. If you live in Australia, now is your last chance to put in orders before Christmas, and if you mention this blog post in your purchase notes, you will receive a FREE SURPRISE GIFT worth $8.00.    

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