indie Shopping Labels

Melbourne-based designer Liz Spry mixes contemporary design with a touch of vintage for her jewellery and homewares label, a bird of play, which launched in September 2010.

Launched by jewellery designer Natalie Cirillo in 2006, a skulk of foxes offers us a creative mix of sterling silver, acrylic and timber jewellery.

This witty pair is Melbourne-based husband and wife Anna and Gareth. The label launched in February 2009 with a unique range of Valentine’s Day cards using humour and real sentiment to convey messages that were quirky, poignant and personal.

Amy Borrell is an is an Illustrator and Designer based in Melbourne. Her playful drawings and watercolour paintings seem effortless; they lift the spirit and put a little bounce into each step you take.

and the little dog laughed is an Australian babywear label with the sweetest onesies, tees, shorts, dresses, tutus, nappy covers and accessories.

Attic Accessories is a vibrant Australian label who specialise in toiletry and cosmetic bags. They have a great range of styles and fabrics from teeny tiny bags for 'just the essentials' to generous-sized bags for 'all the essentials'!

B.Sirius is an established Melbourne based company designing a unique range of accessories inspired by natures organic colours, forms and figures.

Emma Kidd brings intriguing characters to life in her original artworks, goccos, postcards & prints. She has an incredible portfolio and we are thrilled to offer a selection of her works for sale.

WINTER SALE! Save 50% on current season Berserk.
(Includes all designs on this page. Discount will be applied at checkout.)

Bob Boutique is an independent boutique and gallery in the heart of Bendigo (near Melbourne). Owner & artist/designer Sonia Brit first opened the doors to Bob Boutique in 2004.

Bonnie Poplar is the adventurous project of Evi O., book designer and illustrator from Sydney. The brand indulges her passion and imaginations, translating her 2D delicates onto 3D wearable objects.

Books for Newborns specialises in black and white books designed especially for babies from newborn until 6 months of age. 'Mesmerised' is their first instalment, and more of these wonderful books will follow!

For her label, Button Tree, Annemarie Blades combines her love of vintage fabric and haberdashery with contemporary design elements, creating cute and quirky pieces for the lass who likes something a little different.

Sydney-based designer Annie Schwebel has always loved dressing up. Her Nan's old jewellery and her Mum's discarded 60s frocks were favorite sources of joy and before long, she had the most extensive "dress-up box" in the neighbourhood.

Gorgeous craft kits made by Claire - who has a sock toy addiction! It began two years ago when she was pregnant and nesting. At first she dismissed it. She hadn't sewn in years. "Craft Schmaft" she said. Well it seems this crafty thing is here to stay.

The moment we saw the Sleeping Giant limited edition screen prints by Ella Leach Designs, we were in love! Ella's entire range is stunning - as playful as it is beautiful.

As a small child, Designer Ben Finch was an avid collector. Model aeroplanes, stones, shells, coins and objects in small boxes were highly prized treasure.

An innovative range of educational wooden toys designed in Australia. At very affordable prices, Fun Factory toys make fantastic gifts during party season!

Goosebumps is the perfect mix of colour, fun & style. Launched in 2014 by Inga Rodd, the label's debut collection features her unique take on wild animals & prints.

Growing World is a childrens educational toy label created by Brisbane couple Maria and Peter Storch.

Designer Torunn lives in Sydney, and has a great desire to move to a cooler city that is snow covered all winter and has easy access to majestic mountains so she can go snowboarding, cross-country skiing and snow walking every weekend.

Dan Adams began his design career in the UK, travelled through Europe, and as you might have guessed, Ended Up Here.

Established in 2003, the Iggy & Lou Lou Limited Edition jewellery and homeware collections draw on the rich history of porcelain.

KnitKnit - Modern knitting kits that are perfect for beginners

When we discovered the Knuffle Kid label, we knew instantly that Emma Strybosch's designs would be perfect for indie art and design! Her childrens clothing is creative, beautifully constructed and really gorgeous.

Laikonik is all about clever sustainable design paired with beautiful thoughtful products. Traditional methods are used to produce keepsake and memory based products which have meaning and purpose.

Love hate is a Melbourne, Australia based fashion and jewellery label begun by Geneine Honey in 2002.

Mainichi design inverts the concept of precious jewellery. Designer Dearne Herrenberg uses no precious metals or jewels. Instead, unexpected, ordinary adn everyday materials become pieces of wearable art.

me and amber is a graphic design and image-making duo based in Sydney.

You'll squeal with delight upon discovering Meow Girl's super-sweet jewellery collections!

Micky and Stevie have designed a beautiful and innovative collection of lamps which showcase the beauty of timber and the subtle art of shadow.

Save 30% on Mingus Designs.
Mingus Designs is a small independent business run by Dear Songsuwan from her small studio in Melbourne, Australia.

Mooku contemporary jewellery is designed in Melbourne

Nikki Catalano is a Sydney-based artist and designer. She works mailnly within the realm of illustration, animation and jewelry. Her training also includes glass blowing, photography and ceramics.

CLEARANCE SALE!! All current t-shirt designs reduced from RRP $64.95 to $24.99 each!

After food, clothing purchases have the second highest environmental impact (in terms of land disturbance, energy and water use) of all our consumption activities.

Polli is one of the Australian indie labels which helped to inspire the creation of our indie art & design web site.

Quirky Art Prints for Children & Grown ups by Claire Cimbora, an illustrator and graphic designer based in Canberra.

Sunday Morning Designs presents a range of design products inspired by the flora and fauna of real and imagined worlds with illustrations by Dylan Martorell.

Tina Matthews is an artist and designer who has worked in children's theatre and television for 25 years, including on Bananas in Pyjamas, The Ferals, The Upside Down Show and Jim Henson's Labyrinth.

Two Little Banshees offers us a collection of strange and wonderful creatures as well as gorgeous bags, all handmade by designer Kate Henderson who is based in Bridgetown, Western Australia.


Ute is the brand that brings you Design that works™. Led by Product Designer Kain Lucas and based in Melbourne Australia, Ute manufactures Australian products designed for use, with high levels of quality and aesthetic refinement.

Melbourne-based design label, Wilson & Frenchy, make the most exquisite, illustrated baby wear we've ever seen! Beautifully soft clothes in super sweet styles with adorable, detailed, contemporary illustrations.

about us

Indie art & design is the digital baby of graphic design duo Carolyn & Martin (who are now also mum & dad to adorable Liam and Camille). Since 2006, we have showcased the work of Australian independent artists & designers on our blog, and we stock a large variety of beautiful and unique products in our online store.

We take a great deal of care with your orders, and have many return customers who love our range and service. We specialise in art and illustration (now including the work of the talented Amy Borrell and Dan Adams), and unique handmade pieces such as porcelain jewellery and objects by Irene Grishin Selzer of Iggy and Lou Lou... We have aso recently expanded our range of clever and thoughtful kids' products - from the ever-popular B&W Baby Mobile to exquisite clothing by Knuffle Kid, and delightful soft books and toys from Growing World.