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Maker Story: Denz and Co

Maker Story: Denz and Co

1. Can you tell me what you most love about making your beautiful Denz pieces? I love making earrings that make people feel good. When a customer tells me they get compliments when wearing our earrings, that's the best feeling ever.   2. Can you tell me the thing that is hardest? The hardest part for me is also one of the best parts, coming up with new and fun designs all the time.   3. What's keeping you sane in this difficult year? This year has been crazy, and i'm not exactly sure that i'm keeping that sane lol. I've been...

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Maker Story: Ivy and Wood

Maker Story: Ivy and Wood

We love love love Ivy and Wood candles, the scents are so unique, and they are so beautifully created, from the stunning jars to the artists they work with who paint gorgeous artworks for every different scent! Here is the wondrous Jess from Ivy and Wood sharing her responses to some questions about her business. 1. Can you tell me what you most love about making your beautiful Ivy and Wood candles and other products?  I just love creating! I find pouring candles therapeutic (though that’s more Brad’s realm these days) and I love designing new products and ranges because it allows me to...

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Maker Story: Melanie Kienzle Aquarelle Cards

Maker Story: Melanie Kienzle Aquarelle Cards

I thought it would be nice for you to get to know the makers we stock at Brown's, and so I've been contacting some of these amazing creatives and asking them key questions, and for a photo of themselves so you can learn more about the amazing people behind the beautiful, handmade and ethical goodies we stock at Brown's!  First up is Melanie Kienzle who creates Aquarelle Cards. I asked her 3 questions so we could all get to know her better. 1. Can you tell me what you most love about creating your gorgeous Aquarelle cards? I really love...

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Brown's General Store Thursdays: Thursday 3 September, 2020

Brown's General Store Thursdays: Thursday 3 September, 2020

Hello Lovely Hearts! I'm sorry I'm a bit late getting to write this email this week. It really is a great pleasure for me to write each week (even though it's a bit of work too) but some days it just gets pushed back with all the life stuff. I've been a bit down in a dumps this week, the change and the difficulty of this year kind of hit me, and poor Walt was sick again with an ear infection (but we got to see an ENT today so we have a plan, yay!). Anyway, I won't go on about...

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Brown's General Store Thursdays: Thursday 27 August, 2020

Hello Lovely Ones!  Ooh, they're big weeks aren't they... So, unfortunately we've had a cluster of new covid cases in Brisbane this week which meant that we had to cancel the Brown's Pop Up. But we're doing a few nice things this week online instead:* We have free shipping on all orders* 10% off storewide with the code 'PopUp' * Every customer this week goes in the draw to win a pair of Denz and Co earringsIt's not the same, and of course we're sad we won't get to see everyone, but this is the situation right now isn't it and...

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