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Less. But Better.
Wednesday 07 February|Posted by Freeform

Recently I was fortunate to stumble across the collective work of Ward Bennett & an inspiring insight into his mindset and method.   Still flying under the radar of most, bar the most cognisant of the design cognoscenti - Ward Bennett was the polymath behind the furniture, interiors, and objects that have come to define a certain late-twentieth-century modernist sophistication....

2018 UI and UX Design Trends
Tuesday 08 May|Posted by Freeform

As a designer, being constantly up to date with trends is seen as mandatory and to stay on top of what is current and trending is a crucial part of the job. Staying up to date with global design trends helps designers to venture outside of their design habits and learn about visual worlds which can then be integrated into their graphic style.   First, let’s start with what ev...

How an abandoned Myer building was turned into a bustling business venture! We speak to Kate Hulett from MANY projects!
Tuesday 15 May|Posted by Freeform

We caught up with Kate Hulett, Manager of MANY projects in Fremantle   Picture: Liz Looker of Kate Hulett     Explain MANY to us - what is it exactly?   “MANY Projects is the overarching title for an ongoing set of projects, which sees collections of small, independent businesses grouped together to utilise otherwise empty spaces. MANY ...

Jerry Seinfelds Rules for doing your best work
Tuesday 23 January|Posted by Freeform

Find the thing people want you to spend a lot of time on wastefully.   The amount of time Jerry spends thinking about what most of us consider trivial things is staggering. But he finds his best work comes when he’s wasting a lot of time on stupid things. The more stupid, the better he feels about it. Your work should feel unreasonable for anyone else but you. You should spen...

The Top 10 Mistakes Businesses make on Instagram
Tuesday 08 May|Posted by Freeform

  1. Not using relevant or any hashtags   Hashtags are extremely important on Instagram as they increase your chances of getting more interaction and engagement. If you post the Hashtag #graphicdesign, then anyone who searches for that hashtag will find your photo along with other photos with the same hashtag.  Hashtags increase your chances of exposure and phot...

Behind the Raw Kitchen: Heath Daly
Tuesday 19 June|Posted by Freeform

Behind the Raw Kitchen: Heath Daly   Heath applies the ethos he lives by to his business; The Raw Kitchen, which is centred on a healthy, ethical and sustainable way of living.   The Raw Kitchen is a plant-based restaurant, with a zero waste lifestyle retail store in house,  as well as home to YogaLab, a yoga studio run by SEan and Kellie Taylor. The goal at Raw K...

What's on in Fremantle in June 2018!
Tuesday 22 May|Posted by Freeform

Whats going down in Fremantle for June!   RTRFM’S FREMANTLE WINTER MUSIC FESTIVAL RETURNS TO THE PORT CITY. RTRFM is taking over North Fremantle once again for our 12th annual celebration of the sounds of the port city on Saturday, June 16. Featuring 36 acts across six venues, including a new space at Guildhall Event Space. FWMF will also be filling Mojos Bar Freman...

Fremantle's Vegan Ice Cream shop - Roho Bure!
Tuesday 22 May|Posted by Freeform

    We caught up with Georgina Terrana, owner of Vegan Ice-Cream shop - Roho Bure in Fremantle to discuss how she got started, what she loves about Freo and what’s to come for Roho Bure!   Picture by Elle Borgward   How long have you guys been open?   “We opened in August 2017. It’s been really great, we’ve h...

We catch up with Kat Snowden, from Clean Slate Skin Care in Fremantle!
Tuesday 15 May|Posted by Freeform

We catch up with Kat from Clean Slate Skin Care in Fremantle!   Clean Slate products are plant based, natural and cruelty free certified. Founder, Kat Snowden, was searching for a natural alternative to the cortisone cream she was using to treat her eczema! We speak to her about how it all came about from there!   Picture: www.cleanslateskincare.com   ...

Ice cream sandwiches and Taco Stands! We catch up with Piggy Food Co's Andrea Young
Tuesday 08 May|Posted by Freeform

If a Mexican Señorita with a superb pallet for craft beer walked into a bar in Southern California and fell in love with a man from Louisiana who happened to have a family recipe for slow cooked meats and BBQ sauce, they might one day have a baby and call it Piggy Food Co!   We were lucky enough to pick the brains of Andrea from Piggy Food Co, about what got them started, wh...

Cos Baby's Dynamic Mother and Daughter duo speak to us about their business start up!
Tuesday 08 May|Posted by Freeform

We caught up with the dynamic Mother and Daughter Duo, Petrina and Lydia from Cos Baby!     How did you guys get started, what were you both doing before this?   Lydia:“We’d always dreamt of opening a café but it felt like a dream that was so far away! I went to University and got a degree in PR and Events Management but have always...

Our Favourite Fremantle Coffee shops!
Tuesday 22 May|Posted by Freeform

Our top coffee picks in Freo   When it comes to great coffee in Freo, we are spoiled for choice. But for now, here are a few that we are digging at the moment!    Blink Coffee   We have always a huge fan of Serge and his team at Blink. They are dedicated to making every cup of coffee as best as it can be! Fast and always friendly – we highly recomme...

WA DAY IN FREMANTLE!
Tuesday 29 May|Posted by Freeform

    WA Day, the uniquely West Australian day inclusive for all Western Australians, is set to go off with a bang this year in Fishing Boat Harbour. Fireworks will again light up the skies over Fremantle on the eve of the WA Day public holiday on what is hoped will become a new and amazing annual family experience.   Fishing Boat Harbour is presenting a tw...
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