Thursday, September 10, 2009

BrisStyle Weekly Round Up

** New BrisStylettes **

Please extend a warm welcome to new BrisStyle member, Jane from Perlej. Jane creates gorgeous gorgeous pieces of handcrafted wearable art using a fusion of sterling silver with colourful gemstones and sensuous pearls. The Azure Sterling Silver Turquoise Bracelet with medallion piece pictured above is a beautiful example of her work.

And welcome also to Gemma from Mariposa Fashions. Gemma creates beautiful clothes that are flattering and pretty, yet comfortable to wear. The gorgeous Bliss Blouse shown above is a perfect example of her stunning range.

** BrisStyle Member News **

A number of BrisStyle members will be playing down at the Boutique Markets at Portside this weekend on Sunday 13th from 8am - 1pm. If you're popping in make sure you say hi to the following lovely BrisStylettes:

Look for the big scooter girl to find Helen from Ruby 2 Go Go, where you can pick yourself up a little bit of Ruby 2 Go Go gorgeousness for yourself, such as this Muscle Beach Party - enviro resin Go Go bracelet!!

Sandrine from SMboutique will also be at the Boutique Market, and will be debuting her new range of Spring/Summer hand felted tops and wraps (such as the beautiful wrap pictured above), so don't miss out on saying hello to the lovely Sandrine and picking yourself up some new Spring-inspired items!

Megan from Blossom Child will also be also be showing off her new Summer range of divine children's clothing at the Boutique Market, and you will also be excited to hear that she is also currently having a 20% off sale off her entire Winter range (including the gorgeous shirt pictured above). In shop now!

Sophie from Strat Designs is yet another BrisStyler who will be featuring her gorgeous handmade goods at the Boutique Market. Sounds like the perfect opportunity to pick up some gorgeous accessories for your new Spring outfits!

Katie from Kitty Boo Boo will be at the Kustom Krafts Markets this Sunday 13th Sept.

The markets cover the alternative, punk, rockabilly, goth and vintage scenes, and will be held at the Paddington Hall, 10 Moreton St, Paddington from 11am to 5pm. So kick on down to Paddington to say hi to Katie and pick up your own bit of Kitty Boo Boo goodness, and for more info visit Katie's Blog here.

Katie is also running a giveaway on her blog for two bag patterns each with 2-3 styles of bags per pattern. The giveaway is running all month, and she is also going to be clearing out her craft and sewing stash so head on over to grab a bargain!

Teneale from Wicked Child Designs has added some new friends to her softie collection, with the introduction of Jermaine and Brett (from Flight of the Conchords). Visit her Etsy shop to pick up your own personal dynamic doll duo.

Sam from Jetta's Nest has been busy making new 'Eco' Friendly Buttonheads made from 75% recycled cotton and backed with recycled felt. April, May and June (featured above) will make their debut at the Racecourse Road Street Party in Hamilton on Sunday 20th September.

Tracy from Hey Harriet has been interviewed for a photography feature called 'Art Through the Lens' on IndiePublic as part of their monthly 'She Dreams of Art' series.

Visit the IndiePublic site to read the full interview!

Trish from TrishAlan Designs currently has a dying project featured in Girlfriend magazine. Head to your local newsagent to pick up a copy of the magazine, or visit the TrishAlan blog for a behind the scenes look at how the project all came together!

The fantastic giveaway being run by Daneve from Chicuff is still underway, and not to be missed! The winner will receive their choice of any one item from the Chicuff etsy shop PLUS a free studio sitting at Daneve's home photography studio where you will have 20 of your products photographed by Kish Photography & Design. After the shoot you will receive all images re-touched, high quality on a cd ready to upload to your computer or print out. To be in the running for this fantastic giveaway simply become a fan of the Chicuff facebook page, write on the page wall and/or become a follower on the Chicuff blog and leave a comment. The winner will be announced on Thursday 17 September.


Unknown said...

Awesome job Bec ... and how much coolness is happening in BrisStyle this week ... Daneve's giveaway looks FANTASTIC! And Sam's buttonheads are amazing, not to mention everyone's new stuff! xoxo

Jessica Moreau Berry said...

WHAT A GREAT blog and team!

Thanks so much for mentioning my column "She Dreams of Art"! Your team member "Hey Harriet" is a talented girl, and it was fun to get to know her!

I'll be back!


BettsyKingston said...

This post is full of fab things as usual, how fab are those pants rom savvy Trish!

Trish Goodfield said...

What a talented lot. I'm off to Daneve's giveaway. Great post Bec, must have taken ages.

strat designs said...

Fantastic post! So many gorgeous things to go and see on Sunday - looking forward to seeing you all there!

Hey Harriet said...

Wow, so much happening in the world of BrisStyle. Great post Bec. Thanks a bunch for all the work you and Rebecca do putting super swish posts together each week :) xo

Helen said...

awesome post Becarooni - loving seeing what everyone is up to and looking forward to seeing everyone at the Boutique Markets this Sunday