On The Journal

Welcome to Meet the Makers, an extraordinary series that unveils the remarkable individuals responsible for bringing our beloved products to life.

Handcrafted items possess an indescribable charm. They carry within them narratives and deep connections to their skilled artisans.

We find ourselves amidst a profound transition, moving away from mass production and embracing the allure of uniqueness. In this shift from fast-paced manufacturing, we rediscover authentic happiness and unrivaled beauty in the traditions, creativity, and rawness that lie at the heart of craftsmanship.

An interview with NOKA Design

Meet Karima & Noemie, the all empowering female duo behind NOKA Design. When we first discovered this beautiful brand of sculptural candles we were mesmerized. Our love for the brand grew as we learned...

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An interview with Wildfemmes

Meet Emma Maggs, the remarkable founder and creative director of Wildfemmes. Emma is a multifaceted woman whose talents you'll learn more about shortly. On first encounter with Emma's work we...

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An interview with ADHOC

Meet Ignacio Pistone, founder and creative director behind the esteemed brand ADHOC. With a mission dedicated to fostering cultural connections between Argentina and Australia, ADHOC achieves this through their ethically...

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An interview with Maria Milan Studio

Maria is an artist and interior designer by trade. She loves to use a galaxy of materials including onyx, natural stone, semi - precious stones and brass to create other worldly...

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An interview with Mudlarks

Meet Louise, the visionary artist at the helm of Mudlarks. With a passion for crafting contemporary and practical ceramics, Louise dedicates herself to producing small batches of pottery, employing various...

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An interview with Michael Judd

Michael Judd is an Australian photographer, filmaker and performer based in Japan. His photography is all shot on film using vintage cameras and filters and traditional techniques, often incorporating multiple images...

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