Here at Portobello West we are committed to putting you in touch with some of the city’s finest artists and designers and Port Paper Co. will not disappoint! This week I had a chance to ask Travis about his craft and dish to you some of the info about the man (and cat) behind the fabulous work we get to enjoy at the upcoming Portobello West Market.… Read more >>
When an artist’s values translate into their designs a lovely marriage occurs. Daub + Design is the epitome of just this. Lexi Soukoroff, the primary designer, ensures her products align with not only her aesthetic, but her ethics as well.… Read more >>
This past weekend I chatted with Sarah: the founder and creative mind behind Bless this Mess.
When did you first start your business?
My business will officially start at the upcoming Portobello West market!… Read more >>
When did you first start your business? Why?
Officially, I started Jordan River Soapworks in August, but the planning and development process continued for quite some time after. I began making soap and body care products out of necessity. For years, my skin would react with most commercial products. While there are many beautiful handmade products on the market, I found that the majority had more fragrance and colour than my sensitive skin could handle.… Read more >>
Tins, magnets, and cufflinks oh my! Sandy, the talented maven behind Firefly notes, is making this year’s search for quirky stocking stuffers less of a pain, and more of a treasure hunt.… Read more >>