ruby pilven / melbourne / ceramics

Ruby creates her colourful porcelain wares between her Melbourne home & the family studio in the country

organic hand-shaped forms embellished with gold . . . 
Ruby's distinctive metallic lustre brings a touch of shimmer to her popular 'bling rings' & her beautiful Nerikomi vessels (pictured)

 

read the interview with Ruby, on the blog

 


benconservato / sydney / art

Sydney artist Emma Kidd is the creator behind Benconservato & its hinged 'beasts'

Emma creates a visual feast with her imaginary winged creatures

her articulated beasts are hand-drawn/painted/cut, then joined together with dainty brass pins & finished with shimmery wings 

the extinct Thylacine (Tassie Tiger) was the first creature-collaboration with Benconservato . . . in honour of Benjamin - the last known Tassie Tiger in existence who died in captivity in 1936 . . . although, there have been reported sightings ever since!

 

 


elkcraft / melbourne / timber

Paul, of Elkcraft, hand-carves small runs of timber objects using traditional Swedish carving tools 

Paul uses locally-sourced timber that is reclaimed or sustainably-forested

Elkcraft is exclusive to falling for florin 

 

read the interview with Paul, on the blog

 

 


susan simonini / gold coast / ceramics 

Susan works with a variety of clays & hand-shapes most of her pieces 

earth-coloured organic hues to lolly-coloured glazes embellished with cute creatures are some of the finishes she creates in her coastal-Queensland studio 

when not sculpting clay into beautiful shapes, Susan takes her longboard for a skate along the beach

 

 

 


inaluxe / country victoria / art + illustration

Inaluxe for Earth Greetings

the signature artwork of design-duo Kristina Sostarko & Jason Odd, of Inaluxe, appears on a range of colourful greeting cards printed with vegetable-based inks

 

earth greetings / south australia / cards

Earth Greetings is a 100% CO2-Neutral certified-company 

creator, Heidi Hackworth, has a grassroots approach to what she makes & caring for the environment is at the core of her business

all Earth Greetings cards are created with australian-made 100% post-consumer recycled paper, printed exclusively with vegetable-based inks - 'earth friendly paper' at its finest!


sassy park / sydney / ceramics

ceramic artist, jeweller, sculptor, painter . . . Sassy's porcelain brooches embody her creative background in all its forms

her miniature ice creams, with the tiniest of writing, to giant drips of fine porcelain are lavished generously with gold lustre 

 


lene kuhl jakobsen / melbourne / ceramics

with her Danish background, & decades working with clay, Lene's designs have an evident Scandinavian know-how

her unique glazes, with their satin finishes, are definitely touch-worthy

Lene hand-throws all her pieces at her Melbourne home-studio surrounded by trees & the chatter of native birds

 

read the interview with Lene on the blog

 


falling for florin / melbourne / handmade

all in-house designs are made in Melbourne from new & vintage materials & are exclusive to falling for florin 

 

vintage homewares 

all vintage stock was made in Australia during its heyday by local manufacturers that, sadly, closed their doors long ago . . . 


handmade • homegrown • heartfelt