Archive for November, 2011

The Finders Keepers Sydney Spring/Summer 2011

Yes, it is already that time of year again… The Finders Keepers Market for Spring/Summer 2011 is on this weekend! Yay! This incredible event will be held on the evening of Friday 2nd December from 6-10pm and all day Saturday 3rd December from 10am-5pm at the amazing CarriageWorks in Eveleigh.

As proud sponsors, you’ll be able to find us there, along with some of your other favs including Made By White, Candy Stripe Cloud and frankie magazine,  as well as friends of Made590, newcomers Me & Oli, The Raisin Did It and Emily Green! It is an especially great line up this year of some of Australia’s best emerging designers and artists. You can view the full list of stallholders here.
Come along to check out free workshops, listen to some live music and have a drink as you shop up a storm.
Over the next couple of days we’ll let you know what we have in store for you if you plan on going to the markets, so stay tuned!

Perch Ceramics have arrived!

I’ve been searching for some really unique, well priced ceramics and I finally found them- Perch Ceramics, all the way from Brooklyn New York!

We have just received the most amazing smelling candles, scents such as Green Tea & Willow, Organic Lemongrass, Lavender Peppermint and Bergamot Citrus. The shop smells fantastic!! All candles are hand poured soy candles in our cute reusable pots!

Priced at $33 these candles make the perfect Christmas present

Also in the range are the cutest little hanging birds named Henrietta, You could use her as an ornament or decoration from a window or bookshelf.  Come on, she’s just cute to have around! Priced at $25

We have limited stock available therefore Perch is only available in store, be quick!

Christina xx

Biggest Birthday Surprise of All!

Hi everyone! We’ve left the best Birthday Surprise til last – our 20% day!

Tomorrow only, everything instore and online will be 20% off. Yes, EVERYTHING! Make the most of this amazing opportunity and shop up a storm for Christmas, for yourself or for no reason at all! Don’t miss it!

** Please note, due to the busy nature of our sale period, if we do not have the item you have ordered we will cancel it and refund you the amount of the ordered item back onto your credit card **

Up, Up & Away…

Create a sense of wonder and whimsy in your little one’s room with these beautiful new model replica Hot Air Balloons. Highly detailed and colourful, these delightful keepsakes can be hung as a feature on their own or as a collection dotted around the room.

Priced at $28 for the small (8.5cm) and $59 for the large (18x30cm), both are available instore, with the large also available online in blueyellowrainbowgreen and red. They would make a wonderful gift for Christmas or you may like to use them as part of your Christmas decor this year – they’d look amazing hanging amongst all the Candy Stripe Cloud ornaments you no doubt also have your eye on!

Women's Blindwear/Made590 Tees Restocked!

I’ve been super busy this week re-printing all our women’s blindwear/made590 tees.  For just $35 these tees make the perfect Christmas gift – they’re a great shape, nice cotton fabric, made in Australia and HAND-screenprinted by me (Christina!). The tees are exclusive to Made590 and our online store.

Buy them while you can, as I would like to say that we will have enough stock till Christmas, but with the Chrissie craziness already starting we might be sold out sooner rather than later!

** I am re printing all Men’s tees next week, more stock of them will be available on Wednesday**

New Books Just In!

Some exciting new book titles have landed instore this week! Not surprisingly, given our obsessive love for all things food, most will satisfy and inspire the foodie in you. From Adriano Zumbo’s fantastical cookbook of other-worldly delights to the Women’s Weekly Retro Cookbook and the 2012 Foodies’ Guides to Sydney and Melbourne, there’s something to satisfying any craving!

Books never last long here on our pretty bookshelf wall, especially with Christmas just around the corner! So pop in quick to grab yourselves a copy of your favourite titles and start ticking of that Christmas List.

New Tops have Arrived!

It’s felt like ages since we had some new Made590 clothing arrive, so we’re super excited to let you know that we’ve received 2 new styles instore and online this week. The Summer Breeze Top is back in Blue and Charcoal, both featuring gorgeous new Japanese cotton detail, priced at $88:

The Little House Top is a lovely brand new style and is great for the warm days ahead:

Priced at $77, it is available online in the floral and black, with more colours and prints available in limited numbers instore. Beautiful and oh so special.

Week 3 Birthday Surprise!

Sadly our amazing 30% off sale on ALL Ryan Berkley and Hidden Eloise Framed Prints has ended. But no need to worry as we have another great birthday surprise for you… Yep, this week only, you can snap up any of the gorgeous Bamboo Clocks by Decoylab at 30% off! Yay!
A beautiful collection of animal and decorative clocks made out of eco-friendly bamboo, they are perfect for the little ones in your life or as a standout feature in your living room!
This Birthday Special is available from today until next Tuesday, 22nd November both instore and online.

SO MUCH New Stuff at Made590!

We have just received some beautiful new limited edition pieces from Supayana. Inspired by both vintage and modern trends, each top and dress is made from great quality vintage and second hand fabrics and features an amazing digitally illustrated front panel.
All pieces are REALLY limited, if there is anything that you would like please call the shop on 02 9550 1020 or leave a comment on the blog and we will get back to you asap!

We are now stocking Moby Duck! The collection by Amy Marshall includes beautiful multi-coloured handmade resin floral bangles, flying bird brooches and bunny trinket boxes with prices starting from $16.50.

Finally, Down to the Woods Lamps are now back in stock instore and online with a few new ones to add to the collection! The ever popular Bunny Lamp has returned, joined by the new Kitten Lamp in blue and pink and the amazing new Buck Lamp. We love!


A Candy Stripe Cloud Christmas

Yep, it’s time to start thinking about Christmas! Don’t fret, here at Made590 we’ve got you covered – we’ll be posting regularly from now until the big day with great decorating tips and gift ideas for everyone on your list to help keep you stress free so you can relax and enjoy the holiday season!
To start you off, we are super excited to share with you the new collection for Christmas 2011 from Candy Stripe Cloud, a to-die-for collaboration between Andrea Smith and Candy Stripe Cloud. The collection includes an array of wonderful, beautifully detailed laser cut plastic and wooden animal decorations and 2 stunning wooden wreaths all featuring Andrea’s original illustration work, brought to life by the talented Candy Stripe Cloud team:

Hang the wreaths on your front door or above your mantlepiece and the decorations on your tree, from the ceiling, along some festive tinsel or use them to add that final touch to your lovingly wrapped Christmas packages. They are all very special pieces to treasure for many years to come.

Lucky us (and you!), we are the only store to stock the ENTIRE range! Available both instore and online now from $12.95.