The Newbies Workshop

Last Saturday was a lot of fun. The Newbies team have worked like there was no tomorrow over the last month, gearing up for the Auckland Spring Gift Fair. We were assembling products right up until the morning of the Fair, fueled by caffine & adrenaline alone. The coffee that Sal made was particularly strong, … Continue reading

Windows to Aesop

9 days ago Aesop revealed window installations for people to get a glimpse into their world… “This is a significant undertaking for our company, and only the second time in our history – the first was in 2005 – that we’ve had the opportunity to explain ourselves in these expansive spaces. The windows in Myer … Continue reading

Aesop East to West gift kits

I know my blog may seem like an Aesop promo site at the moment but they just keep churning out amazing work! These East to West gift packs by Aesop incorporates three things I love: travel, design & packaging. This truly was love at first sight… ‘This is one occasion when the destination is as … Continue reading

The Department Store

The Department Store is a new retail destination, which opened last year on Auckland’s North Shore. The store is modelled on the traditional department store experience of the 1920s and 30s. It is designed to appeal to young, fashion conscious consumers for whom design is paramount. The Department Store houses high-end brands such as Karen … Continue reading