Design:Made:Trade + GIVEAWAY!

It seems Melbourne has been spoilt for choice lately with design markets and trade fairs popping up everywhere, showcasing our local talents. Last weekend I visited the ‘Big Daddy’ of Melbourne design events, Design Made Trade.

Design Made Trade was held at my absolute favourite expo venue, The Royal Exhibition buildings, Carlton.

Me at the Design Made Trade stand and Furnitex. Who could walk past this rainbow splashed wall by Rowena Martinich!

One of the first group stalls to pop out at me. I love these hanging pendants lights and perspex bowls by Lightly.

Polka-dot earrings and bubble necklaces by Victoria Mason

Yummy letterpress design by The Hungry Workshop

Moody ceramic lighting by The Mod Collective

Hand casted ceramic vessels by The Mod Collective

Notebooks, swing-tags, cards and other eco-friendly printed things by Mingus Designs 

Stunning hand-made lampshades and vessels by Thread Architecture

OMG how cool is this bentwood chair by Thread Architecture!

My eyes almost popped out of my head when I saw this beautiful flower arrangement at the Surface by Belinda Christie stand!

…and now for the GIVEAWAY!
WIN a Kick and Screen Tea-towel!

Last, but certainly not least, I came across this gorgeous vintage inspired stall by Kick and Screen!

This week, one lucky Cherry and Me fan will WIN one of these hand printed, organic cotton & hemp tea-towels by Kick and Screen. You choose which one and we’ll post it off to you in the mail!

To enter the draw to WIN this fabulous prize, simply:
1.  Leave a comment telling us why you’d like to win
2.  LIKE Cherry and Me on Facebook
3.  Share this link on Facebook or Twitter or both! Make sure to tag @Cherry and Me!
Entries close 04/08/12 midnight. The winner will be selected and random and notified via email. Good luck!

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16 Responses to Design:Made:Trade + GIVEAWAY!

  1. Phoebe Teniswood says:

    Hi there! I love the fish or afternoon tea design…as much as Melbourne rocks, I’m a Tassie girl, and I don’t like octopusses, and the others are lovely, but not as lovely as the fish and tea set! Thanks!
    Phoebe 🙂

  2. Jen says:

    Love the designs, but I think i like they’re name even more! xx

  3. Melissa K says:

    Love the unique designs, will certainly jazz up my kitchen that’s for sure!

  4. Jennifer B. says:

    I’d love to trade up a tired old supermarket tea-towel (or three) for ANY of the elegant Kick and Screen Tea-towels… Instant kitchen renovation!

  5. Jennifer B. says:

    Shared on both FB and Twitter.

  6. Karina w says:

    My fingers are itchin’ to do some craft!

  7. Tony Avery says:

    Need new tea towels and these are just great – so different, so cool!

  8. Elle, Where do you find out about all these great design shows? I am gutted that I am missing them all, but don’t know where to look. Can you clue a newbie in? What are your sources?

  9. Di Childs says:

    I’d love to win because I only own boring tea towels. None like these!
    Liked on Fb, shared on Twitter @FunkieFrog
    https://twitter.com/FunkieFrog/status/231250466074419200

  10. Jasmine says:

    I need tea towels. All the dirty dishes have been cleaned and sitting on the sink waiting to be wiped 🙂

  11. Jasmine says:

    shared on twitter

  12. Karlene says:

    We got a new kitchen in March and my new obsession is fun teatowels….which is lucky at the rate they seem to get so dirty

  13. Monica says:

    Love tea towels with personality!

  14. Monica says:

    Liked on facey 🙂

  15. You guys say the nicest things – thank you!

    Hey, Karina W, Kick and Screen does workshops where you can screenprint your own organic cotton tea-towel if you fancy getting your craft on – from your designs or selected from our vast array of public domain ones.

    Cheers, and congratulations to the winner,
    Eleanor.

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