Wow our first trade show! We are so excited to be showcasing our products to new potential retail buyers at the LifeInstyle Melbourne Show on this week 1st August - 4th August.
Life Instyle is a beautiful trade event for boutique retailers. Life Instyle runs over four days at the heritage listed, Royal Exhibition Building, an amazing location that will be full of over 430+ unique and wonderful exhibitors.
We chose to exhibit at the LifeInStyle trade fair due to their commitment in encouraging originality and creativity in the production of eco-friendly and ethically produced products and we felt this is a great way to meet likeminded buyers.
The doors open Thursday 1st August 10am, the dates and times are as follows:
august 1 | thurs 10am - 6pm
august 2 | fri 10am - 6pm
august 3 | sat 10am - 5pm
august 4 | sun 10am - 4pm
Life Instyle is a trade only event for the retail industry including retailers, buyers, interior designers, stylists, agents, and industry media groups. Attendance is free and visitors must provide proof of business with an ABN and or business card. Life Instyle is not open to the public.
For more event information and to register to attend click here.
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Call it fake, call it a cheap copy, call it cultural appropriation…
Whatever it is, we do not like it one bit. Why? Because it is the artisan who will suffer. It is the artisan, the innovator, the original idea maker who loses out and it is down right unfair when those with greater resources, those in a more advantaged situation, replicate a product intrinsic to a particular groups culture, for their own financial gain.
You may have seen seagrass baskets identical to our hand woven baskets floating around in large department stores lately. What infuriates us is when these seagrass baskets are labeled and marketed as “Bolga baskets”. Read the full blog to learn how to tell a fake from the true "Bolga Basket" and how you as a consumer can help.
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