Magpie Goose happenings

from Bali to Bankstown - Magpie Goose manufacturing

from Bali to Bankstown - Magpie Goose manufacturing

We have some exciting news From November 2017 Magpie Goose clothing will be 100% Australian made. But first let us sing the praises of our fabulous tailors in Bali. We first met Ayu and her cousin's son Made in their workshop in April 2016. They came recommended by a friend, and were instantly fabulous business partners. They understood the value of the fabric, the time and effort it took to screenprint and the special stories depicted on the textiles.        Here's Laura explaining to Ayu and Made how the fabric is made There were heaps of benefits to...

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New prints from Urapunga and Borroloola artists on the way!

New prints from Urapunga and Borroloola artists on the way!

The stars recently aligned in KATHERINE (Fashion Capital Of The World) to enable Margaret and Rhonda Duncan and Nancy McDinny and Stewart Hoosan create some new textile prints for Magpie Goose! It all went down at Katherine Regional Arts - a local arts organisation with a small but powerful staff, who had invited the very excellent screen printing master Tim Growcott to undertake a residency in Katherine and share his skills with the community! We were lucky enough to lure emerging fashion designer/textile master Millie Shorter down from Darwin, along with the fabulous  Humpty Doo/Brisbane film maker Thea Shroeder!  Here's Margaret and...

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WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE

WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE

We're so excited to bring you our Magpie Goose website - it's finally here! We wanted to create an online space where we could share Magpie Goose products with customers, but also share the stories of the artists and the creators of the textiles. They're the true heroes in this story! There's so many incredible, rich, powerful stories woven in the fabric of Aboriginal Australia (see what we did there) - we feel so lucky and also proud to be a part of bringing these stories to you.  We had a huge pre-order campaign on Kickstarter (which we're still getting out...

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