Design Challenge... Iconic Aussie Summer!

KID independent has teamed up with a bunch of awesome artists from the Handmade Cooperative to bring you an “Iconic Aussie Summer”. This theme was nominated by Angie during our Design Challenge, and our artists have created something that reminds them of our beautiful sunburnt country. Thanks guys, great job!

Handmade Cooperative Iconic Aussie Summer Theme

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Monkeys Over The Moon
Summer days will be fun and full of sunshine and adventure in this bright and beautiful hand stitched camper van appliqué -tshirt. This design features Liberty of London and Jennifer Paganelli fabrics on a fantastic 100% Australian Made design.

SunHaze
This girls bright spot rashie is made from high quality swimwear Lycra that is chlorine resistant and sun protected 50+ with lining on the front and back. It matches perfectly with the girls ruffle swimmers (below).

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Handmade Cooperative Iconic Aussie Summer Theme

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Charlie Loves Pearl
Made from felt, this imaginative camp fire, stones, and log kit is perfect for your little ones flights of fancy! Playing in tents and cubbies will be so much more fun when they can cook their play lunch over an open flame right inside their living room! Made to order…

Kaetoo
This summer sunglasses notice board is embossed for a textured finish and painted with pink and gold. Strung with pink ribbons and embellished with gold polka dots washi tape, you can hang light weight objects on this board using the six tiny wooden pegs.

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Handmade Cooperative Iconic Aussie Summer Theme

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Made By LT
These “Gelato” bowls and handmade from clay, hand painted and distressed. Summer in Australia is the perfect time to enjoy a delicious, creamy Gelato… and you may as well do it in style!

Schooza
This Shark tail and fin set is perfect for pretend play and dress ups! Easy to put on for hours of fun.

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Handmade Cooperative Iconic Aussie Summer Theme

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Charlie Loves Pearl
This ‘Snugglepot & Cuddlepie’ paper bunting is made from a re-purposed vintage children’s book and would look great hanging in any room in need of decoration. It features the original pages from the book ‘Snugglepot and Cuddlepie Meet Mr Lizard’ by May Gibbs.

SunHaze
This girls ruffle swimmers are designed with comfort in mind and feature a halter neck, high back, and low leg. The halter neck can be changed to a cross back if you prefer. The material is of high quality swimwear Lycra that is chlorine resistant and sun protected 50+ with lining on the front and back.

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Handmade Cooperative Iconic Aussie Summer Theme

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Ben & Jess Bespoke Partyware
Christmas day isn’t complete without a surf at the beach followed by lunch and chasing away those pesky seagulls! Get in the spirit for an iconic Aussie Christmas with this beach themed handmade card.

Kaetoo
Let your kids spend this summer painting their own masterpiece with this summer ice cream paint kit. This cute canvas is painted with an outline of two summer ice creams and comes with a watercolour paint set for loads of artistic fun.

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Handmade Cooperative Iconic Aussie Summer Theme

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{Gracious} Princess
An Aussie summer isn’t complete without an ice cream cone filled with yummy flavours… inevitably starting to melt before you can eat it all! This melting ice cream appliqué t-shirt features a cone with layers of deliciousness with the famous Aussie ice cream droop!

Made By LT
This art piece is titled ‘Flavours’ and is inspired by present and childhood memories of the Mr Whippy van calling! Yummo!

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Handmade Cooperative Iconic Aussie Summer Theme

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Babee & Me
This full sized iPad sleeve/case (also suitable for other tablets/laptops) is lightly padded and with a front zip. It features an appliqué of an Aussie surfer, which embodies the true essence of summer in Byron Bay (hometown of Babee & Me). It is made from designer cotton prints and hemp/organic cotton.

Schooza
Finally, when you’re talking about summer you simply can’t leave out the koala! This grey faux fur clip on Koala tail is wonderful for pretend play, instantly turning any pair of pants into a koala butt!

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A huge thank you to all the fun folks from Handmade Cooperative who participated in our Iconic Aussie Summer theme.

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