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Logo, branding and package design for Gift Boss

You know those moments when you meet someone for the first time and before they’ve even said a word, it already feels like you’ve known them all your life? Well that was how I felt when I heard about Gift Boss. Receiving the brief for this project was like catching up with an old friend

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Moon phase desktop and phone wallpaper

Hello October! It’s the month of Halloween and while I find myself getting more and more into this holiday with each passing year, I still can’t bring myself to draw anything scary or gory to mark the celebrations. I guess orange and black will never be my thing. So instead, here’s something pink and shiny

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Clever DIY jewellery organiser for Curbly

Although things have gotten a bit quiet here lately, there’s been a lot action of behind-the-scenes as I work on a brand new and very exciting project. It’s one I’ve dreamt of bringing to life for the better part of my creative career and I can’t wait to share it with you! This shift in

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Urban jungle pot plant desktop wallpaper

Long time readers will know that I’ve got something of a crazy plant lady streak in me that no amount of plant-killing has been able to cure. And now that spring is upon us, I couldn’t help but illustrate the level of plant-ownership I one day aspire to (much to my husband’s dismay haha). Although

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DIY leather pendants for Curbly

Someone please tell me how it’s almost the end of August? That can’t be right. The first cherry blossoms have bloomed in our backyard and the weather’s getting warmer every day… but surely it was the middle of winter only last week?! Clearly I’m in denial about the crazy passing of time (nothing new there).

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DIY Matisse-inspired cushion cover on Curbly

My, the days just whiz by. I blinked and somehow nearly a whole month has passed since my last post. There’s been a lot happening behind the scenes lately – Lauren’s started daycare, I’ve found part-time work, and adjusting to these big changes has left little room for creative side projects. I did manage to

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Our laundry makeover on Curbly!

I think it’s safe to say that this is the biggest home project I’ve ever undertaken. Although I may be a dab hand at small crafts, room makeovers aren’t my forte so I generally stay well away. With my lack of knowledge around power tools, I have (quite well founded) fears that I’ll put a

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Strawberry patch desktop and iPad wallpaper

The first of June arrived and bam! Like clockwork, Sydney turned on the winter weather. It’s been cold, wet and windy all week, and while I’d usually relish the idea of cosying up indoors with a blanket and Netflix, being stuck inside with a bored toddler isn’t half as much fun. So I’ve been channelling

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DIY origami wall art for Curbly

Having lived with bare walls for the better part of a decade, I’ve become a bit addicted to hunting for wall art. It’s a lot of fun to see a piece and imagine how it might transform the look of my living room (or bedroom, or heck any room really because I’ve got blank walls

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Friday faves | The birthday edition

At 11.18pm today, my little girl turns one. I truly can’t believe it. As clichéd as it sounds, it feels like only yesterday that I met her for the first time when the midwife placed her on my chest, red and wrinkled and bawling her eyes out. As the weather gets colder, those memories of

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Printable confetti party invitations

Tomorrow Lauren turns 1, can you believe it? I sure can’t – I’m really not ready for my baby girl to be growing up so fast! Nevertheless, planning for her birthday has put me in a party mood, so I decided to make up some printable invitations that you can use at your own kids’

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