Craft Rooms and Office Space Organisation

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2Jul
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  Craft Rooms and Home Office Space: my top practical tips for organisation Making better use of my space, and in particular my office/craft rooms, has been my goal for the past few weeks. When baby Jack came along, it just did not feel right to be taking him into my craft/office space but I still needed to work and…

The Treehouse Craft Shop

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1Apr
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If you are ever in the vicinity of Brisbane and looking for a lovely craft shop to visit, then do stop by The Treehouse. The Treehouse Craft Shop  is located on the premises of Samford Valley Steiner School but the shop is open to the public. We’d love you to visit us. It’s a gorgeous space filled with handmade toys,…

Christmas Shopping for Kids on Etsy by Friday’s Guest, Sharni.

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20Nov

Christmas Shopping for Kids on Etsy! Part One.  By Friday’s Guest, Sharni.  I have finally made peace with the idea that my son does not share my love and appreciation of wooden toys. We have many beautiful items here, but he just likes his plastic (more detailed) dinosaurs and Matchbox cars. I come across so many beautiful things during my…

Little Chips Handcrafts and the Q’ewar handmade doll project

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11Aug

A few weeks ago, I met Annie from Little Chips Handcrafts. Annie’s display featured the most lovely dolls with delicate knitted clothes and I was intrigued to know a little bit about where they had come from.  Annie shared her story with me, and I like it so much I want to share it with you too!   Little Chips…

Morning Star Crafts, a shop of silks and wool dyed using plant colours

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16Jul

  Morning Star Crafts was one of the featured stalls at the conference. Elizabeth stocks a wide variety of natural and organic products, including items from the Weleda range, organic cotton facecloths (divine!), beeswax candles and books.   But the most beautiful things on her display and in her shop have to be the lovely PLANT dyed items.   My…

Sponsored Giveaway: Make your own Rainbow Horse Kit from Indigo Inspirations

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25May

Sponsor Giveaway     The lovely Jo, from Indigo Inspirations , is excited to offer MamaMoontime readers a wonderful giveaway.  Thank you, Jo. This giveaway is now closed. Thank you for entering. A RAINBOW HORSE KIT The lucky winner will receive an all-inclusive kit to make their very own rainbow horse. (Actually, Jo kindly suggested that the winner might like…

Magic by Mum, a new Steiner inspired shop for crafts and toys

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28Mar

My friend Natalie has finally opened her craft shop online!  Here are the details…  “Well I have been talking about it for long enough, and I am finally ready to launch my little venture - Magic By Mum - and introduce my signature product range, theGuardian Dolls.  I’m very excited as they are a long awaited (by me anyway) addition and I have put a…

Silk colour dyes for sale at Time for Craft

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19Feb

Silk dyes can be purchased from Nikki and Mia, those lovely ladies who run ‘Time for Craft’. The rainbow dye kits are small packets of all six rainbow colours (10 grams per colour) -enough for a lifetime of colour!- are $15 AU plus postage. You can also purchase dark blue and red dyes (10gram each) for $2.50 AU per colour….

Where to buy a child-size tin dustpan and broom

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9Dec

Thanks to the lovely Lauren of Tasmania (and everyone else who gave sage advice), I now know where to purchase a child size tin dustpan and broom. Perhaps, you’d like to know too! Dragonfly Toys They retail for about $25 each, and would make a wonderful Christmas gift for home corner play, or tidy up after cooking time. I bought…

Christine Lane’s Nature Landscape Kits for sale

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25Oct

A wonderful friend of mine, Christina Lane is the artist behind these lovely landscape craft scenes. You can see examples of Christina’s work at her blog Fruits of Heart and now Nikki and Mia, from Time for Craft at Toadstool House  are selling the packs of materials.  Purchase a pack to find all the things you need to get started. (Approx…

The Treehouse Craft shop at Samford Valley Steiner School

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6Sep

Samford Valley Steiner school is now lucky enough to have a dedicated craft shop, The Treehouse. Oh, the joy of being able to access beautiful, quality materials easily.  What lucky parents and local residents! Avril, and her team, have done an amazing job.  It looks and feels wonderful. Contact the school for opening hours. See this lovely “Rainbow Haven”? I…

Maria Borreli dolls and doll workshops in Sydney

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5Sep

Thanks to Melissa, (big hugs!!!) I now know the maker of my Mother Earth doll. And the great news is, you can make your own one too! Maria Borreli is a Crafter extraordinaire attached to the Glenaeon Steiner School community. She recently ran a workshop over two evenings (plus a little homework) on making these Mother Earth dolls and if…