Archive for 2010

conspiracy of love

Written on December 23, 2010 at 5:22 pm

Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.
~ Hamilton Wright Mabie

i can’t quite believe eight thousand, seven hundred and sixty hours have ticked by already.
the festive season is again upon us and i keep thinking this year has gone even faster than the previous. i feel all sorts of emotions.. sad.. scared.. happy… and sometimes i don’t even know what i feel. time has that effect on me. i live …

home in the Herald Sun

Written on December 16, 2010 at 6:18 pm

“stunning photos are at the heart of these desirable homewares. Mariana Garcia-Katz has the enviable knack of being able to see beauty in everyday objects. Even more  fortunate, she manages to capture them through the lens of her camera.”

a full page feature in the home magazine in Melbourne’s Herald Sun on saturday 27 november 2010.
and stay tuned Sydney… the m2matiz feature is due to appear in the Daily Telegraph in 2011!

thanks so much to Joanne Trzcinski, the …

follow that star giveaway

Written on November 26, 2010 at 10:29 am

‘follow that star’ t.lighthaus and 8 gift tags are up for grabs in time for christmas decorating and wrapping.
the last little giveaway for 2010.. can you believe the year is almost over?

to enter… simply ‘like’ the m2matiz facebook page [if you haven’t already] AND comment below to be
in the draw. it’s that easy. your names will be put in a vessel and m or j will pull out the lucky winner on
Friday 3 December 2010.

good …

i have a gorgeous friend….

Written on November 25, 2010 at 1:32 am

… who is like the pied piper.. seriously. her name is sumi and is quite capable of talking the leg off a chair [she knows this and jokes about it herself]. i love her dearly. we get along really well, partly because i listen! i don’t talk so much [she knows this and jokes about it herself].

getting back to the pied piper description. sumi is truly AMAZING with children. she and her partner have a gorgeous little girl, rubi. …

Craft Victoria’s Craft Hatch

Written on November 3, 2010 at 12:31 pm

Craft Hatch is a bi-weekly craft market and this one is right in the heart of melbourne. come and take a look at the local talent and their gorgeous wares. it’s a wonderful opportunity to buy something beautifully unique and locally made for that someone special…..
……. and of course, it goes without saying that someone special could indeed be you!

Saturday 13 November
City Library, Level 1 Gallery
253 Flinders Lane

i’ll be there with my new …