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LAB AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

Great shops and artisans who make handmade & recycled goods Down Under.

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ACCESSORIES, CREATE/INSPIRE, LAB AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

Get Inspired with Handmade Leather Goods from Wootten

What do you do when it’s your family tradition to make incredible handmade footwear coupled with superb customer service? If you are Jess Cameron-Wootten, you keep the family tradition alive by continuing the craft of creating incredible leather goods. Cameron-Wootten is a champion of the “Slow Movement”, which you know I am a fan of.

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clothes, HANDMADE PROFILES, LAB AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

Handmade Profiles: Sarah of The Club of Odd Volumes

I got a little tip from my friend Nicole about an artist that I needed to feature on the LAB. Nicole has mega-good taste, so I thought I’d better check out her recommendation, The Club of Odd Volumes. Am I glad I did! What a fun shop, full of quirky-cool tees, bags and the CUTEST baby onesies ever. Sarah, the mastermind behind TCODV was kind enough to share a little about herself and her creative process. Be sure to check out her entire collection. I’m sure you’ll be rockin’ one of those tees before the summer is over. One more thing: pay attention to Sarah’s answer to #6. Great social media advice.

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JEWELRY, LAB AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

Handmade Essentials from Core

It doesn’t take much to love handmade. All you really need to do is look and you’ll find nifty items that are perfect for adding that little extra something to your life. Take for instance the super-affordable finds in the Core shop. These expertly crafted items are colorful, inventive and priced just right. If you haven’t made the 1AM Promise yet, why not start with an item from Core?

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