Select handcrafted items from Red Instead are now stocked at Trove in Canberra, located upstairs in the Garema Centre, Canberra City. Trove is a collective of Canberra artists and designers and provides a shopfront space for some of the most beautiful handcrafted creations in Canberra.
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This pear tart recipe has a gorgeous Marscapone filling and crumbly almond pastry, amazing tasting pears and then it is topped with a simply lovely Pedro Ximinez syrup.
Here's a great tool to help you learn fashion illustration. I'm an adult teaching myself to draw and I don't mind using tools designed for children.
Today I went on an Instawalk around the amazing Nishi New Acton area of Canberra, as part of the Human Brochure campaign that I'm involved in. We were lucky enough to have Australia's only professional Instagrammer, Lauren Bath ( @laurenepbath ) with us and she gave us some tips and insights while we walked. Here are some of my fave photos from the 2 hour walk.
Contemporary photographic portraiture at the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra shapes how we see the most recognisable Australians.
Recipe and photo of zucchini nutloaf cake. Quick and easy to make. Tastes great hot from the oven, perhaps with a little butter. Don't tell the kids it has zucchini in it until after they say how yummy it is!
Learn how to sew a simple dress (or top) from a pillowcase (or any piece of fabric). Download a free PDF pattern and make a cute dress in half an hour.
Here is an easy way to alter your fave pants sewing pattern to make skinny jeans, bootleg trousers, gauchos, harem pants, lounge pants, tracksuit pants, capri pants and many more - all from a pattern that you KNOW already fits your body.