The Treehouse Craft Shop

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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,…

Little Chips Handcrafts and the Q’ewar handmade doll project

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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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  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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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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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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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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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…

Where to buy eco-friendly, timber or handmade toys for children

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In 2006, I was lucky enough to purchase the most glorious wee felt folk in a seedpod shaped hanging bag from a business called The Friendship Tree Started by two sisters, Kim and Donna, in Melbourne many years ago, their work is divine and has inspired many a toadstool house, I’m sure! The girls have a broad range of wooden…