Calling all handmade designers, sewers, & knitters!

Child and family charity projects have been a big part of KID independent over the past five years. This month, as part of our 5th birthday celebrations, we’re calling upon our kind-hearted network of handmade designers and crafters to make a special item for Yasminah’s Gift of Hope. Do you [...]

Smiley Saturday... Meet Kaya from Wholehearted

Have you met Kaya from Wholehearted? A mama-to-be from Melbourne, Kaya adores quality keepsakes. Her collection is made with love and from the heart, and includes gorgeous hot air balloon mobiles, quilts, cushions, bunting and banners. Oh, and her fabric angels are all kinds of lovely! Here’s a few of [...]

The evolution of a custom handmade quilt...

I recently contacted the lovely Jemima Flendt from Tied with a Ribbon to commission a custom quilt in bright cheerful colours for a very special new arrival. Quilting is a craft best described as ‘pure love expressed in stitches’ and I had so much fun collaborating with Jemima on the [...]

Custom Handmade Quilts by Tied with a Ribbon

Our friend Jemima from Tied with a Ribbon has hit the ground running this year with a beautiful new selection of handmade quilts. Her sewing room is overflowing with heavenly fabrics and she is currently accepting orders for a custom quilts in your choice of colours and patterns. You can [...]