Sensational Six – Cake Smash

Lights, Camera, Cuteness!
First birthdays are an exciting milestone for your little one – it’s time to celebrate in style with gorgeous Australian handmade gifts.

Curated by Mara of My Paper Planet

Cake by Butterfly Kisses
Paper buntings by My Paper Planet
Photography by Corina Urwin Photography
Felt ball garland by Kirrakai
First birthday crown by Schooza
Fabric bunting by 20 Four Acres

My Paper Planet design and make original party decorations in Melbourne. Specialising in quality banners, cupcake toppers and gift tags for Baby showers, Birthday parties and Christmas gifting.

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Kids Fashion Trends by Lil HipStar

Lil HipStar is our guest for the midweek member montage today. Laura’s Melbourne-based business that sells hip, funky, quirky handmade kids fashion trends and accessories. Their emphasis is on monochrome, geometric, chevron and vibrant fabrics that both parents and bubs alike adore.

Lil HipStar



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Inkling Giveaway

To celebrate the release of the latest issue of tickle the imagination magazine, Handmade Cooperative are giving away one copy of ‘inkling’, issue 19 of tickle the imagination AND $50 Coop cash for you to spend at your favourite Handmade Cooperative store!


To enter, simply:

What are you waiting for? Let us know what makes you happy today.



TERMS & CONDITIONS. Inkling Giveaway is run by Handmade Cooperative operating as kaetoo textured notice boards ABN: 74 639 266 408. To enter, competitors must (1) join the ‘tickle tribe‘; (2) subscribe to the Handmade Cooperative e-newsletter; (3) finish the sentence Happiness is… in 25 words or less (and include your name and state and independent business if applicable). Open to Australian residents only. Entries close 7pm AEST 30 Apr 2015. One prize will be awarded to one recipient based on the quality of the answers provided. Winners will be contacted via Instagram or Blogger by 7pm AEST 3 May 2015. Winners must respond via email to hc4kids@live.com.au to claim their prize by 7pm AEST 7 May 2015. Unclaimed prizes will be redrawn. Magazine prize valued at $15 will be sent directly to the winner by Handmade Cooperative. $50 will be transferred directly to the winner by direct debit upon presentation of receipt of purchase from a Handmade Cooperative member business. Results will be published via Instagram and Blogger. Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash. Should the agreed prize be unavailable for reasons beyond our control, we reserve the right to substitute a product of equal or greater value. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram or Blogger.

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Kids Room Decor at Charlie Loves Pearl

UPDATE: For the latest from Charlie Loves Pearl, head over to their latest member feature.

For today’s midweek member montage we visit Charlie Loves Pearl. They create beautiful paper goods and kids room decor. Designs give vintage books a new life and help you to celebrate occasions or decorate a lonely wall.

Charlie Loves Pearl


Charlie Loves Pearl | Madeit


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Madeit For Heartfelt Fundraiser

From Monday 23 March, Madeit is running a fundraiser for HeartfeltHeartfelt is a volunteer organisation of caring, compassionate Australian professional photographers. This organisation gives the gift of photographic memories to families who have experienced stillbirths, premature and ill infants and children in the Neonatal Intensive Care Units of their local hospitals, as well as children with serious and terminal illnesses.

Madeit For Heartfelt

Many of our members, including designers the little card boutique, Mollydag Made, Schooza, kaetoo, Ted & Toot, SunHaze and OneString, will be listing items including a heart for sale with all proceeds being donated to Heartfelt.

Search Heartfelt Fundraiser on Madeit from 23 March to find participating products or search #madeitforheartfelt on social media to see the works in progress.

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