Monthly Archives: October 2011

Almost Melbourne Cup day! Get your hats on!

Last year I posted this little pattern on race day.  Mainly because I FOUND it on race day… which race? Melbourne Cup of course. Australia’s Spring Carnival premier event. Here, you have a WHOLE WEEK to get your act together … Continue reading

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Does it come with a matching oxygen tank?

This ad was placed in Australian Home Beautiful way back in August 1959. Back in the day, asbestos cement sheeting was a beaut new roofing product to make your home the bees knees.  I bet the neighbours were jealous. Not so … Continue reading

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It’s an envelope… no, it’s a laptop cover… it’s a MACENVELOPE!

A cover for a MacBook Air by Grantwood Technology! But I don’t have a laptop. Boo. This might convince me to get one though…

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Send the best Christmas cards ever!

Ah… Christmas is (almost) in the air. I suspect, however, that “sweet scent” I smell is not so sweet after all, but is actually the sweaty smell of fear and desperation. Relax! No longer need you be the sender of the … Continue reading

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Simple. Beautiful. Life is simply beautiful.

Okay so it’s kinda been one of those weeks. First it was Steve Jobs, then I learned about a wonderful, WONDERFUL little boy called Harry Moseley. I learned about him only a few days before he died from the effects … Continue reading

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Vale Steve Jobs

He was a genius. He provided me the tools I have to do what I love. He amazed me with every new product launch and inspired me to think forward. iPhone 4s > iPhone for Steve? I hope so.

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Market madness!

Hello, hello? Anyone still there?  I’ve been off the air for a week preparing for the big Canberra Handmade Market. It was so much fun.  Thank you to all who dropped in to say hello. Seeing our regular customers laughing … Continue reading

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