Ruth Tate is a designer trained in fashion and knitted textiles, producing two collections per year, in small quantities using local makers. Doing small runs means there is minimal wastage and each design can be custom fit as we cut it all in house. We also do custom orders for the races and weddings. We offer free postage Australia wide and flat fee postage for international orders.
Joining Ruth Tate at 168 King Street, Newtown is Ms Chief Designs, Ida Jaros who trained as a visual artist and produces fabulous textile designs, hand drawn prints of Australian flora, art and photography. Designed, digitally printed and crafted in Australia, fabric is available by the metre on upholstery weight linen or chenille. Lamps and lampshades are also available. It is all printed to order so there is minimal wastage.
Charlie Middleton bags are made from premium quality Japanese leathers, alll leather and all made in Sydney, styles from totes, crossbody satchels to small and medium sized clutches.
Dogstar, contemporary Japanese born Brisbane designer with her intriguing original pieces of timeless clothing
Jewellery from Perlee Creations, hand beaded in beautiful colours, necklaces, chokers and bracelets. Reconstructed Bling upcylcles vintage jewellery, buckles, watches and reimagines them into contemporary pieces.
Design Weavers Sydney presents up-cycled lamps and shades in vintage fabrics. Furniture is beautifully restored and covered in an eclectic mix of vintage fabrics. All crafted in Sydney by local craftsmen and women.
Steve Sheridan is a talented potter, using celadon, ash and chun glazes for his stunning pots, jugs and teabowls.
Trish Bethany is an artist of long standing, studies of boats and reflections on water from her tropical home in the West Indies, works are oil on canvas and shadow mounted.
Signatur Knits makes exquisitely complicated hand knitted coats and cardigans in Australian merino wool in a range of contemporary colours
Window at 168 King Street
Chair upholstered in Ms Chief Designs Kalypto Yuki on chenille, available by the metre. Pots by Steve Sheridan
Bags by Charlie Middleton. Teabowls by Steve Sheridan, Jewellery by Reconstructed Bling, Beaded necklace by Perlee Creations
Ruth Tate custom order leather dress. Sumire knit and Wata skirt by Dogstar
Day bed by Design Weaver Sydney, Lamp by Ms Chief designs, paintings by Trish Bethany