Meet The Maker | Made By Me Workshop

Meet The Maker | Made By Me Workshop

Introducing Made By Me Workshop to the Shop Fringe!   Meet the Maker Rebecca Doyle from Made By Me Workshops  For those of you who have attended our many workshops including resin serving boards and resin Jewellery - this sassy lady needs no introduction as she...

Meet The Maker | Hands on Pottery

Introducing Hands On Pottery to the Shop Fringe!   Hands on Pottery AU studio is a small handmade ceramics label based in Penrith. Run by husband and wife duo, Steve and Cushla, these two are dedicated to their craft. They take their wares to the masses -  they...

Knitting her way through her own challenges

Knitting her way through her own challenges

Knitting her way through her own challenges   We get to meet some incredibly resilient humans through the community challenge and Robyn Cullen is one of them. Robyn has handed over 12 beautiful blankets ( not including the gorgeous baby cot and pram throws that...

Crochet queen conquers Cancer

Crochet queen conquers Cancer

Crochet queen conquers cancer Jo’s Story: Jo started her chemo journey back in June of 2020.  The year that presented one of lifes greatest challenges.  She’d had a tough time with it and hadn’t been able to maintain the high level activity she is used to as a...

Queenslander joins the challenge

Queenslander joins the challenge

When community spirit surpasses boarders Meet Katie Katies is our biggest Queensland supporter and has been part of our Think Outside the Square Blanket Challenge since the start in 2017. Katie used to live in Penrith, however when her husband was stationed in far...

The kindness of a stranger leaves a past legacy

The kindness of a stranger leaves a past legacy

The kindness of strangers leaves a legacy The stories of kindness and connection continue to abound during our Think Outside the Square Blanket Challenge. Meet Nicky and Vanita. Nicky got her mum involved in the very first challenge we ran. Di started off crocheting...

The Living Choice Ladies Knit up a Storm

The Living Choice Ladies Knit up a Storm

Meet the ladies from Living Choice in Glenhaven There is no doubt that kindness can be contagious! We are certainly witness to that each and every week that we see volunteers dropping in blankets, people collecting wool, and donating squares. We had the absolute...