toy brick colour sorting labels

toy brick colour sorting labels

My newest product is designed to help sort and store one of the most common types of toys that’s found in almost every home (and often makes piles of mess!). I’m excited to launch these new toy brick colour sorting labels! Sorting by colour is a great way to store toy...
new toybox label & custom option

new toybox label & custom option

Custom sized toy storage label sets You asked for it, and now you can have it! One of the pieces of feedback I’ve received since launching my toy storage labels is that some people want to be able to order more of a particular category or perhaps don’t need one of the...
rainbow cloud wall hangings

rainbow cloud wall hangings

One bright thing to come out of the past difficult year, is all the beautiful rainbows that appeared around the world as a symbol of hope. As the pandemic took hold across the globe and we were all confined to our homes, did you notice rainbows began popping up in...
Red poppy crochet patterns

Red poppy crochet patterns

(updated April 2021)   With ANZAC Day coming up it’s a good time to revisit some red poppy patterns. I know they’re traditionally worn as a symbol on Remembrance Day, but this striking red flower is increasingly being used as part of Anzac Day observances too....
star stitch crochet tutorial

star stitch crochet tutorial

If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook you’ll have seen the cotton face cloths I’ve been making for my friend Anna’s business Salamanca Skincare Co. She commissioned two designs, one of which uses star stitch (to great effect if I do say so myself!). Star stitch is...
Crochet ear savers

Crochet ear savers

When I first travelled overseas in my previous work with an aid organisation, one of the cultural differences that was immediately noticeable was how it’s common practice in many South-East Asian countries for people to wear a face mask. Donors and volunteers who had...
Joy: An Advent Calendar

Joy: An Advent Calendar

This year I’ve received a number of requests for custom orders and commissions, which is always such an honour. One of these was to paint a wreath for an advent calendar card set. The brief was an Australian Christmas wreath in watercolour to be used as the artwork...
Crochet colour change trick

Crochet colour change trick

How to change colours neatly in the middle of a row There are a few different ways to change colour in crochet, depending on the location of the new colour and its purpose, and whether you’re working in rows or in the round. Here’s a little trick for when you need to...
Iso-crafting for Anzac Day

Iso-crafting for Anzac Day

Red poppy pattern round-up   With ANZAC Day coming up I thought it’s a good time to take a look at red poppy crochet patterns. I know they’re probably more appropriate for Remembrance Day but since there won’t be any public dawn services or veterans marches this...
How to organise a child’s bedroom

How to organise a child’s bedroom

How to organise a child’s bedroom (image credit: photo courtesy of a Little Button Blue customer)   Not that long ago (or so it feels like) we exchanged our daughter’s toddler bed for a ‘big girl’s bed’ and had to rethink what other furniture was now needed in...