Christmas Party Guide {Handmade Favourites}

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1. Christmas Ornament Rag Balls from Velvet Bean 2. Christmas Handmade Fabric Wreath from Bubby Makes Three 3. Printable Christmas Cupcake Wrappers from The Quirky Quail 4. Christmas Paper Straws from Pocket Carnival 5. Personalised Christmas Stocking from Cabo Pickles 6. Oh Christmas Tree Clay Tags from French & Sparrow 7. Letterpress Christmas Gift Tags from Ruby Victoria 8. Christmas Tree Peppermint Soap from Vice & Velvet 9. Christmas Triangle Gift Boxes from My Paper Planet 10. Felt Christmas Tree Garland from Lullaby Mobiles {Use Discount Code ‘ETSYKIDS10’ to receive 10% off} 11. Jingle Bells Christmas Shoe Clips by Eliza Jane Clips 12. Christmas Print Organic Cotton Tea Towel from Myadashi 13. Handmade Christmas Tutu by Piggy & Squirrel 14. Christmas Candle & Jar Trio by Wedding Desire 15. Retro Christmas Party Tags by Sassaby 16. Personalised Christmas Wine Charms by Charmed I’m Shore


We’ve handpicked a fabulous selection of Christmas Party Goodies from a group of very talented Australian Handmade Artisans, to make this year’s Christmas Party Decorating, Gift Giving and Styling that much easier!

Halloween Party Guide {Handmade Favourites}

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Check out our Favourite Handmade Halloween Party Picks from these Amazing Australian & NZ online sellers!


1. Handmade Halloween Chevron Gift Bags by Printable Party Bags 2. Custom Made Halloween Wooden Letters by MillyandMe Designs 3. Handmade Halloween Gift Tags by SuppliesfromOz 4. Bat Wings & Mask Costume Set from Sparrow & B Costumery 5. Handmade Paper Witch & Bat Halloween Decor by Paper Craft Creatures 6. How to Train your Dragon ‘Night Fury’ Ornament by Here be Beasties 7. Czech Glass Orange Pumpkin Earrings by Wedunit Jewels 8. Orange Pumpkin Pincushion by Nest in the Attic 9. Halloween Neon Orange Ceramic Ring by Studio Leanne 10. Printable Trick or Treat Candy Boxes by Emily Hingston


There’s no excuse not to do some Halloween shopping now – your Halloween Party this year will be so Creative & Fabulous…it’s scary!

Create your own Giftwrap {with Spoonflower}




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The innovative team at Spoonflower have come up with a fantastic idea to allow you to Create your own Personalised Gift Wrap!


Simply Upload your own image, design or drawings to their website, choose between Matte or Satin Paper and the best part, a 1.8mt roll only costs $15!


The possibilites are truly endless. Love it.



Favourite {Sassaby Loves} Handmade Kids


Handmade Kids is an Australian directory of fabulous finds and handmade goodness where mums love to come to have a little oooh and ahhh over lovely things.


From Microbiologist to Mumpreneur, Handmade Kids owner Maryanne chases big dreams.  In her life BC (before children) she spent her days examining little things through a microscope but when her own little life-form arrived, she suddenly saw the big picture. She had to find a way to stay home with her new baby while still paying the bills.


Maryanne has a self-confessed “crafting disability” but also a heartfelt love for an exquisitely made, beautifully stitched handmade kid’s items.


Handmadekids.com.au has an absolute treasure-trove of gorgeous Handmade Items, Ideas, Tutorials, Links as well as a Handmade Directory, so you can put your finger right on the pulse of whatever creative handmade items you’re looking for.


Don’t forget the Fabulous Freebies you can Win as well as a Monthly Newsletter, packed full of Inspiration & Ideas!


Make sure you take a look at Handmade Kids and get Inspired!

The Wild Bunch {by Mibo Studio}

Here is a Fantastic Idea for your next Safari Party…why not create ‘The Wild Bunch‘!?


This gorgeous Printable Kit is one of the many delightful creations of Madeleine Rogers from Mibo Studio. These cute paper animals are easy to assemble and the perfect Party Decoration for next Safari Adventure!


The Wild Bunch by Mibo Studio. www.mibo.co.uk



Make sure you check out Mibo Studio and take a look at what other fun fold-up friends Madeleine has created.

Favourite {Sassaby Loves} Malmaison

One of my all time favourite online haven’s for French Style Homewares and Vintage Style Kitchen Items is Malmaison.

Owned and Operated by Edwynna & Bradley Adams since 2003, this delightful online shop is a Must See for all things French Provincial Chic!

Not only do they stock an exquisite selection of French Limoge Porcelain, which is perfect for an Afternoon Tea Party, but they also have a beautiful array of Savon de Marseille Soaps & Durance Provence Body Products, as well as some delightful French Provincial Furniture Pieces and a range of French Style Children’s Products, such as toys, decorations, bedding and furniture.

Treat someone special to a Gift, or just treat yourself, make sure you visit Malmaison!

Favourite {Sassaby Loves} Emerald + Ella

We are Loving Emerald + Ella! It’s such a pleasure to browse a stylish and eclectic mix of homewares and party goods carefully selected by Jane, the talented owner and stylist of Emerald + Ella.

If you haven’t taken a look yet, make sure you do. You’ll find a delightful array of kitchen, home and party wares – beautifully selected and presented. The Online Shopping Cart is easy and convenient, and the Emerald+Ella Blog promises to be full of ideas and inspiration!

Favourite Products {Sassaby Loves} Fiskars Lever Punch


I just wanted to share with you one of my absolute favourite products.


The 2″ Lever Punch by Fiskars is a fantastic item to have in your Tool Kit, especially if you’re planning a Party. The clear window at the base makes it easy to position what you’re punching, and catches your punched circle.


Not only is it a great too to have to punch out your Sassaby Party Circles, but you can use it for all kinds of Scrapbooking or Craft Projects & Card Making too!


You can purchase a range of Fiskars Punches online from Scraptivate from only $25.95 for a 2″ size. There’s plenty of shapes and sizes to choose from. So get punching!