Introducing Sarah Tan!
This month we caught up with Melbourne designer and henna extraordinaire, Sarah Tan! Illustration, design, art and henna are more than passions for this delightful artist; who takes inspiration from Malaysian architects, is propelled by positivity and making an impact in her community.read more
Unfortunately, it seems the weather gods are not on our side for our Sydney Rummage on Sunday February 26th.
With great sadness, we will have to reschedule. Our new date is Sunday March 26th!read more
Olivia and Cynthia are two creative friends who often share a Suitcase Rummage stall at our Canberra Rummage! Neither of them can watch TV without a project in their hands. And, if that project is made from recycled materials they find the creation even more satisfying. Ultimately, they just love being creative! And we think they’re gosh darn good at it.read more
Introducing Kathy Seton, from Meta Designs Co!
Kathy Seton, of Meta Designs, jokingly refers to herself as the ‘accidental clothes maker’. She claims that she fell into making clothes and it wasn’t something she ever planned or trained to do. Well, however it happened, we’re so glad that it did!read more
Please meet our next Featured Rummage Re-Designer – Claire Humphrys!
Can you tell us a little bit about who you are and what you do?
I’m a bit of a legend in Melbourne. Many are still around who remember Gerry and I in the 60’s (the late Gerry Humphrys of iconic Oz rock band,The Loved Ones).We left for the UK in 72 after the first Sunbury, 20 years on I came back to Melbourne. Chrissie Amphlett’s book Pleasure and Pain pages 29/30 as I recall, we’re mentioned. I dyed her hair when she was still a girl. I do art on a daily basis, its like a compulsion, its always been that way for me. I do a lot of sketchbook work, putting down ideas.read more
Please meet our next Featured Rummage Re-Designer – Retro Mementos!
Can you tell us a little bit about who you are and what you do? Our shop is called Retro Mementos. It was created just over 12 months ago. Our dog Oliver was diagnosed with cancer so we were spending a lot more time at home. This allowed me to rediscover my creative side that I had put on the back burner for years for career choices. I have always loved the kitsch and colourful design of vintage souvenir tea towels and the story they tell so I began repurposing them into home decor items, bags and accessories.read more