Archive - March - 2014
Mix Tape #5

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Hiya gang! Well I’m having a stab at the Mix Tape Series this week and I am heading down town to Motown. Sometimes you just need a lil’ bit of soul to get your week of to hip jammin’ start. So Get On Up and shake your money maker… Get Up I Feel Like Being Read more

Flower Focus: Tulip

Flower Focus: Tulipfeatured

I’m so excited to introduce a new series I’ll be bringing you over the next couple of weeks/months/years/millennia. Now, I am no expert by any means, and I have to give full credit to my best friend and favourite brother Timothy for teaching me soooo many things about growing flowers, which mostly involves me sending Read more

DIY Tri-foil Earrings

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We’ve got a really simple DIY project for your Friday. They are so quick and easy to make you’ll be making them for your friends in no time! Materials: Oven bake Polymer clay Earring backs Foil leaf (pretty sure they only come in Gold, Silver & Copper or Bronze) PVA glue or Leaf seize Super Read more

By my Bedside: Bec

By my Bedside: Becfeatured

This week Bec give us an insight into what our flower friend, has to have by her bedside. One: Aesop Geranium Leaf Body Balm I have been obsessed with Aesop for years, from their package design, to their stores, to the product itself. I get really gross hands from working with flowers (trust me it is not a Read more

A Nourishing Kale Salad

A Nourishing Kale Saladfeatured

Hello everyone! I’m Penny! I’m so excited to be coming on board with The Makers Society as a contributor, and oh boy do I have some tasty treats for you guys to come. To start things off, I thought I’d start with a super simple Nourishing Kale Salad to support  Meat Free Week, which is an Read more

A Prettier Instagram Feed – Part 2 – Photography

A Prettier Instagram Feed – Part 2 – Photographyfeatured

Obviously, it’s not all about the apps to make your Instagram feed look better. A huge amount of it is strong and striking imagery. So here are just a few tips that will significantly improve the quality of your photos. Focus I can’t emphasis this enough. SO many people don’t bother focusing their images and Read more

Brekkie & Blooms Floral Workshop

Brekkie & Blooms Floral Workshopfeatured

UPDATE! WE NOW HOST PRIVATE FLOWER WORKSHOPS !Yay! If you would like us to host a private flower workshop for your next hens party, birthday or bridal shower, please visit out workshop & events pages for more info on booking a private event.     Happy Monday Makers! Hope your weekend was spent creating your latest DIY’s Read more

Mixed Tape #04

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Mixed Tape #04 is easily my new favourite playlist! We blasted it a few times over the weekend and I found it so very enjoyable to listen to. It’s a mix of some new and some slightly less new tunes, with a hint of folk, rock, electronica and a whole lot of solid lyrics. Personal Read more

DIY Pom Pom Crop Top

DIY Pom Pom Crop Topfeatured

I’m so very sure this has been done before because there is nothing new under the sun, but the other day I was in a fabric store and spotted some of that bright pom pom trim that is so versatile and felt the need to attach it to a top! And since we are experiencing Read more

Scrumptious herb and bloom posies you can eat!

Scrumptious herb and bloom posies you can eat!featured

Ok let’s face it, I’m the first to admit that I’ve never been much of a cook, but I have always wanted to grow my own herb garden. Without really knowing what to use them for (besides attracting insects) I recently started incorporating them into my floral arrangements, ranging from Rosemary, Mint, Dill and Sage. Read more