Society Handmade Attracts High End Crowd.
At the start of the month, a
collective of local artists, photographers, designers and makers
better known as Society, hosted their VIP evening
here at 140. The night saw previews for Autumn/Winter 2013 by BHO
bags and purses and host of new handmade goodies from Tamara
Harrison Designs, Twice Loved China, Robin Wells Jewellery and
See some of the photos taken from the evening below.
are interested in producing your own handmade goodies, Society is
running a range of free and paid workshops in their retail space,
here at 140.
Learn to make your own Terrarium with Jules from
The Little Green Project.
Saturday February 9th
Tuesday February 19th
$39.00 - $69.00
DIY Terrarium Necklace
Friday February 16th
Tuesday February 19th
Wire Wrapping - Create Stirling Silver and Pearl
Wednesday February 20th
To secure your place, head to the Society website. You can also visit the Society Facebook page for more information.
On April 3rd a lively community of artists, retailers and
special guests gathered
at 140 to celebrate the effervescent official opening of the140
The astroturf lined laneway of eclectic pop-up shops and
studios, including Zara
Bryson, Father, Miss Brown Vintage, Pigeonhole, We Heart Vintage,
Andy Quilty and All Of The Above Creative was alive with the sights
of sideshow alley inspired theming and in-store activities.
Highlights of the opening included acoustic guitar sets by 'Cleo
Bachelor of the Year'
finalist, Ben Swift and Zara Bryson's own singer/songwriter,
At the neighbouring Miss Brown Vintage pop-up a caricaturist
sketched guests styled
in their favourite vintage era, whilst an air of style and glamour
engulfed the We Heart Vintage pop-up as spirited shoppers sipped
sparkling, indulged in chocolate fondue
and browsed the store's unique collection of vintage garments and
Having quickly established itself as a cultural hub over the
past 18 months, 140's
desire to take its support of the creative industries to the next
level inspired the
The 140 Pop-up Project is the first pop-up community of its kind
and scale in the
Perth CBD and is set to provide consumers with an entirely new
Located on the ground floor of 140, the 140 Pop-up Project
opening hours can be found under each retailer name in the Shop