dharf

Dharf

Dharf :: the Dog and cat brand with a unique ability to integrate art and fashion to create quality products that celebrates the human-animal connection.

At Dharf we design what we love, for who we love. Our trendsetting designs celebrate the smart and quirky personalities of our customers and their four legged friends that are sure to spur curiosity and admiration from passers-by. Our innovative approach to our designs integrate style with comfort and practicality.
There’s something for every cool cat or dog at Dharf, whether it be a collar, harness, leash, bow-tie, bandanna, jackets, coats – we have it all! Unique, stylish, quality products with the wow factor – your pet is sure to start turning heads in the street.

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Who has Gone Dotti?

A little bit about our quirky stallholder, up-cycler and jeweller Megan

The physical “Gone Dotti on Latrobe”, shop started in August 2008 with a dream to create a sense of community involvement and encourage talented people to sell their unique hand crafted inspirations. In 2011 the physical shop has become my “workshop” but you can now visit Gone Dotti at Collective Markets South Bank.

More about me…..I am very enthusiastic about handmade items and their individuality. For many years my creative outlook has been painting and recovering other people’s rejected items and redesigning them into treasures. I love to find discarded things and make them beautiful. I love to paint anything that doesn’t move! I am passionate about hunting down different, handmade items. I love to design & create quirky eclectic handmade jewellery and art. My hope is that my wares invoke love, laughter and passion.

Gone Dotti trades all weekend

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Pig & Kraut

We love to see our Stall holders being featured in the Media, The Weekend Edition gives us a great insight into one of our most popular food & beverage stalls.

Suzanne and Brett Lang are the owners and operators of Pig & Kraut, a charming pop-up serving grilled German Bratwurst and iced tea.

The duo spent time running an iced tea stall in New York City, and have now swapped busy boulevards and high-rises for the scenic surrounds of South Bank.

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Introducing Glass Artisan Curly Jo Design

Curly Jo Design Handcrafted Artisan Glass and Whimsical Illustration by Brisbane-based Artisan Jo Kealley.

Curly Jo has specialised in Unique, Wearable Works of Art created by Kiln-Fusing Dichroic and Specialty glass in her adopted home town of Brisbane since 2006.

All pieces are one of a kind and often further accented with precious metal embellishments.

Each year a Limited Edition Homewares Collection in fused and slumped glass is added to her range, including Sweet Dishes and Plates along with some Framed Glass Artworks.

In 2015 Curly Jo has expanded the range to include Museum-grade Archival prints of her Whimsical Illustrations along Collectable Postcards and a Colouring-In Calendar for 2016.

You can find her at The Collective Markets South Bank every Saturday 10am to 9pm.

www.curlyjodesign.com

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Maree the Artist behind Maree Davidson Art

Maree is famous for her fine art, as well as her Happy/Quirky Animal Art.

Her artwork is collected globally, including the UK, Canada, USA, France and China.

Maree holds a Diploma in ‘Cartooning’ and is accomplished in oils, acrylics and pastels.

After many years as an art teacher, Maree became a full-time professional artist in 2003.

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Little Flossy

Our clothing is for little girls and we also design and import some wonderful garments from our travels.

We are a family owned business founded 14 years ago just as a hobby when my children were 1 and 4, now my girls help out in my little business working at our market stall most weekends.

I feel so very lucky to have enjoyed watching my children grow while working from home and now they enjoy working with me!

We are at The Collective Markets every weekend, just outside the Sweet Shop.

Vicki – Little Flossy

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