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3 cute shops - The Woodsfolk, Maiike and Naughts & Crosses

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3 cute shops - The Woodsfolk, Maiike and Naughts & Crosses

Last week my boyfriend (Robin) got a job interview in Melbourne so off we went for a few days to explore the beautiful city, and imagine what it would be like to move there. I've been to Melbourne a few times before so am already very excited by the idea. This time around I got the chance to visit three stupidly-cute stores. First stop, 'The Woodsfolk' in Hawthorn. I was booking in our accommodation days earlier when in my inbox arrived the latest from the Design Files - an article about this amazing new shop. So I took it as...

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Striped Flamingos by Homely Creatures

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Striped Flamingos by Homely Creatures

I've decided to 'step it up' a bit with my weekly designs and from now on am only going to deliver artworks that I would proudly display in my hypothetical home or as a decal on my hypothetical ipad. This is until I become less 'pothetical' and acquire a real-life home and real-life ipad. Upon making this commitment I realised that right now, I admire simple imagery with bold patterns and not a lot of different colours or detail. (See also yesterday's post for the colours that I can't get enough of this week). But although I like bold patterns...

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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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Wednesday's Doodle - Abstract Flowers

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Wednesday's Doodle - Abstract Flowers

Something a bit different this week! All these abstract shapes were swimming around my head and I decided to invite them out. I think this artwork would look fabulous on most walls, don't you? This print is available on the Homely Creatures shop and for a limited time I am willing to customise the bright colours in this artwork just for you so that it will match your décor perfectly. This is how excited I get by matching things! Contact me if you want to be one of the lucky ones.

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