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What men want! Its not as hard as you think!

Its that time of year again- FATHERS DAY!!We hear it so very often."OMG, men are so hard to buy for" And up until now I totally believed that! Then I asked some men, "hey, what do you want?" Its turns out it's actually pretty simple.Dont overthink it!Men think differently to us gals. It turns out they have far less wants and very specific needs. That should actually make buying for them easy.Their wallet is worn out- they dont want you to find someone that has re-invented the wheel they just want the same thing again. SIMPLES! That's why the old wallet fell apart. They loved it, and that is the key word. Men only bring things into their lives when they LOVE them!So let me tell...

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Workshop Dog - The Good the Sad and the Glad of Greyhounds

You will often see our current workshop dog on Instagram or facebook. They will always be a greyhound with a smiling face and a wagging tail. How did it all start? Our love affair with greyhounds started 8 years ago when we adopted our first from Greyhounds as Pets WA. A carefree blue boy who wanted nothing more than to be loved. He was almost hip height and fitted right in with the Fogarty fam-bam. Many couch cuddles with his humans and zoomies (crazy running for 30 seconds LOL) later we sadly lost poor "Bluey" to cancer a couple years ago and everytime his picture shows up in my Facebook memories I smile. Not because we lost him but because he...

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Girl Power! Meet Leah & Holly; Two very talented ladies...

Over the last 7 months we have been hard at work updating our packaging and we'd like to introduce you to two very talented ladies that helped us to get there. Meet Leah from Studio Bomba - Graphic Designer Extrodinaire Studio Bomba is a creative consultancy, big on curiosity and collaboration. Bomba works with businesses to shape their look and feel for the first time. And also when re-introducing themselves, or a new product or service, to the market. We geek out on design for brands, packaging, publications, promotions and spaces – all of the moments when companies and clients bump up against one another for mutual goodness. Some of best known work has been for clients such as Fringe...

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Introducing Henry, our Mr Everything

Named after my Dad, Henry is the toiletries bag that every man should own. Angular in its appearance, with a unique zip free top, it brings together the best of form and function. Large enough to really pack it in for long or short stays or something luxurious for your home bathroom to an everyday workhorse for the regular traveler. Seeing Henry when you wake up in the morning is a reinforcement that you can do great things and there people whom you will see again soon that love you very much. Henry has so many uses not just for men. It makes a great project bag for crafters, make up bag for women or a great clutch for going...

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Mabel Makes you Able... The sewer's companion collaboration.

Here she is. You named her and Mabel is now ready to officially meet the world. A creative collaboration between Sonia from Dandelyne and Bec from Hammered Leatherworks, Mabel has been created to solve a common problem "Where are my scissors?". An issue all creatives are faced with on a regular basis we are sure. Mabel is the result of our combined minds  to help simplify your world by bringing your scissors and needles into the closest of reaches. Her bold colours are not just for fun but to help in finding her when she is not hanging around your neck. Meet Sonia and learn more about Dandelyne on our blog.​Mabel is the nifty sewer's companion. Her job is to give...

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