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SEMI-PERMANENT // TIMBA SMITS

Monday, May 17th, 2010 by Shannan
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Timba Smits is a multi-talented, award-winning artist / graphic designer / illustrator / typographer from Melbourne.

He’s also the man behind design-intensive arts and culture publication Wooden Toy Quarterly.

Cut & Paste caught up with Timba during the Perth stopover of the Semi-Permanent design conference in 2009. The first 2010 Semi-Permanent took place in Sydney on 19-20 March and will make its way to Perth on 11 September.

Music: ‘Masakela’ by Naik
Courtesy of Paper Chain //

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SEMI-PERMANENT // KEITH SCHOFIELD

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010 by Shannan

Keith Schofield is an American director renowned for his music videos and commercials. Keith has worked with everyone from BeckSupergrassMIMS and Charlotte Gainsbourg through to campaigns for Diesel and Virgin Mobile.

If you’re a fan of Spike Jonze or Michel Gondry then you need to check out the cheeky and totally innovative way he stretches concepts.

Cut & Paste caught up with Keith during the Perth stopover of the Semi-Permanent design conference 2009. The first 2010 Semi-Permanent took place in Sydney, on March 19-20 and will make its way to Perth on the 11 September.

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SEMI-PERMANENT // TARA McPHERSON

Monday, January 25th, 2010 by Shannan
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NYC-based artist Tara McPherson’s body of work both draws from and spans comics, rock posters and toys. Cut & Paste caught up with Tara during the Perth stopover of the Semi-Permanent design conference.

Music: ‘Off With Their Legs’ by Naik
Courtesy of Paper Chain //

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POPSICLE! DESIGNERS // LOVE IS MY VELOCITY

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 by Shannan
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Cut & Paste speaks with Katie and Helen from Love is My Velocity – The Cookbook II and their latest 7″ vinyl release featured on the POPSICLE! bus.

Music: ‘The Last Parade’ by Naik
Courtesy of Paper Chain //

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POPSICLE! DESIGNERS // CHAMP + ROSIE

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 by Shannan

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Cut & Paste speaks with graphic designer Caroline Roach of Champ + Rosie about her range of knick-knacks featuring robots with hearts, elephants holding balloons and plenty of adorable tiny birds.

Music: ‘The Last Parade’ by Naik
Courtesy of Paper Chain //

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POPSICLE! DESIGNERS // MOLLIPOP

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 by Shannan

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Cut & Paste speaks with Erin McGuigan, the creator of MolliPop’s glam rock ’80s meets modern grudge looks.

Music: ‘The Last Parade’ by Naik
Courtesy of Paper Chain //

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POPSICLE! DESIGNERS // PLONK

Monday, December 21st, 2009 by Shannan
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Cut & Paste speaks with Tessa Moncrieff – the recent fashion and visual art graduate’s unique personal narrative has woven its way through her latest collection for Plonk.

Music: ‘The Last Parade’ by Naik
Courtesy of Paper Chain //

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POPSICLE DESIGNERS! // OSIER!

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 by Shannan
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Cut & Paste speaks with Lauren O’Brien, architecture student and creator of Osier!’s quirky handmade jewellery.

Music: ‘The Last Parade’ by Naik
Courtesy of Paper Chain //

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POPSICLE! DESIGNERS // FALLEN FEATHERS

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 by Shannan
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Cut & Paste speaks with Lia, designer of Fallen Feathers – couture creations developed from a background in costume and burlesque.

Music: ‘The Last Parade’ by Naik
Courtesy of Paper Chain //

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POPSICLE! DESIGNERS // SKULLDUGGERY

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 by Shannan
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Cut & Paste speaks with Lake Bovell of Skullduggery, a label of handmade hair bows that range from rocker chic to pin-up psycho punk.

Lake also owns Red Stripe Clothing in Northbridge and is co-organiser of POPSICLE! with The Butcher Shop’s Aimee Johns.

Music: ‘The Last Parade’ by Naik
Courtesy of Paper Chain //

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POPSICLE! DESIGNERS // SUZI HOMEMAKER

Monday, October 26th, 2009 by Shannan
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Cut & Paste speaks with the ladies behind Suzi Homemaker, creators of smokin’ aprons – and more – that bring out the naughty dame and domestic diva in everyone!

Music: ‘The Last Parade’ by Naik
Courtesy of Paper Chain //

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TARVYDAS // 09.09.09

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 by Shannan
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WA icon Ruth Tarvydas unveils her Spring/Summer 09/10 collection at Fashion Paramount in the Gasworks Building //

Music: ‘Young Tram’ by Carbuncle and ‘Little Rabbit, Little Lion’ by Li’l Leonie Lionheart
Courtesy of Love is My Velocity //

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OUTSKIRTS // 05.09.09

Monday, September 14th, 2009 by Shannan
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The creative hub of Northbridge came alive for Outskirts, a precinct-wide festival celebrating emerging fashion and design – with over 50 events //

You can also vote for your favourite Fashion on the Outskirts now. //

Music: ‘Daniel’ by 7 Weapons
Courtesy of Love is My Velocity //

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STYLE OASIS // 04.09.09

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009 by Shannan
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Style Oasis is a lifestyle space appearing in a different CBD location daily //

Visit www.perthfashionfestival.com.au for all the details //

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POPSICLE! // Launch

Saturday, September 5th, 2009 by Shannan
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Launch of POPSICLE! pop-up retail space at the Perth Centre for Photography //

Visit www.OnWilliam.com.au/popsicle for all the details //

Music: ‘Shadows Lonely’ by Diger Rokwell //

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POPSICLE! // BEHIND THE SCENES

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009 by Shannan
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POPSICLE! returns to the 2009 Perth Fashion Festival, this time in a vintage bus!

Visit www.OnWilliam.com.au/popsicle for all the details //

Music: ‘Drum Head’ by Diger Rokwell //

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