Journal

Travel, stories, styling and all the latest from Tigmi to inspire and enrich our daily lives.

  • Tête-à-tête | The important work of Artisan Links

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    Imagine that your work helped hundreds, and at times thousands of refugee women each day - this is the important work of Artisan Links. Artisan Li...
  • Tête-à-tête | Woven colour, in conversation with Belgian artist Charlotte Culot

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    Creativity is rooted deep in the life of Charlotte Culot. Born in Belgium to a family of artists, her parents shared their creative worlds with he...
  • Tête-à-tête | Ceramic Art Series

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    In the next instalment of our Tigmi Art Series, we present our first ceramic art show, that showcases the unique and beautiful work of four talent...
  • Tête-à-tête | Parley for the Oceans

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    We all need to talk about Parley! Parley are a new form of environmental organisation that uses collaboration as their greatest resource. Since 20...
  • Tête-à-tête | Artist Daimon Downey

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    There may be various incarnations of artist Daimon Downey you might be familiar with. Perhaps you know him as the restauranteur behind popular Syd...
  • Tête-à-tête | Artist Clare Dubina

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    Clare Dubina is an emerging multidisciplinary artist, that draws influence from the shapes, lines, silhouettes, gestures and negative spaces of th...
  • Tête-à-tête with Steve Clark from denHolm

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    Artist and stonemason Steve Clark is the man behind denHolm and Steven John Clark, where he carves both sculpture and functional art out of limes...
  • Tête-à-tête | Layla from Softedge

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    There is a quiet dualism that exists within every piece of Softedge ceramics. On one hand it is a creative expression distinctive of the makers wh...
  • Tête-à-tête | The Sunseeker

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    Byron Bay has long been a meeting place for like-minded creatives to congregate and cultivate their best ideas. The local spirt has always called ...
  • Tête-à-tête | Lex Williams

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    While his approach to creating is impulsive, working with timber is something Byron based artist Lex Williams was destined to do. His designs are ...
  • Tête-à-tête | Nicoletta Fasano on applying ancient techniques to new ideas

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    In Puglia, there is a small town of Grottaglie that has been known for centuries for its artisan ‘ceramica’ production. Pouring with rich history,...
  • Tête-à-tête | Design duo Flayou on delivering through the medium of fun

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    Hella El Khiari and Thomas Egoumenides met at the National School of Architecture in Paris before forming their multidisciplinary design studio se...
  • Tête-à-tête | ANNI LU, aka Helle Vestergaard Poulsen

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    It is 2013 and Helle Vestergaard Poulsen has left her Creative Director role at a Danish fashion publication to create more than a jewellery brand...
  • Tête-à-tête | Cappelen Dimyr on creating with a conscience

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    Scandinavian collective Cappelen Dimyr is the result of four friends combining forces to create the ultimate sustainable and artisanal rug brand. ...
  • Tête-à-tête | Laurence Leenaert from LRNCE

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    Surrounded by palms and the carefree spirit of the locals of Marrakech, founder of LRNCE Laurence Leenaert revises the purpose of materials and sp...
  • Tête-à-tête | Marta Bonilla

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    Marta Bonilla's organic shaped ceramics prove that functionality can be fun. Playful and voluptuous, her designs have a biomorphic quality that ca...
  • Tête-à-tête | Stefano Alderuccio on creating perfume house Via Dei Mille from the ashes of his grandfathers artisanal distillery

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    Scents can be autobiographical. Assigned to memories we carry from childhood into our adult lives. Markers of time, they allow us to recall a memo...
  • Tête-à-tête | Curiosity leads the way, a chat with Kelvin Ho from Akin Atelier

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    Creating his architecture and design firm Akin Atelier in 2005, Kelvin Ho and his team have worked across a diverse portfolio that spans across re...
  • Tête-à-tête | Emma Lane from The Farm Byron Bay on Building a Sustainable Life

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    What began as nostalgic reminiscing of childhoods spent roaming free with nature, of freshly baked cakes, veggie gardens and beach hangs – sparked...
  • Tête-à-tête with Sam Gibb from Cloud Hidden

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    A little while back we had the pleasure of joining Sam Gibb from Cloud Hidden for tea at our Byron Bay Studio. Through an hour long silent ceremon...
  • Tête-à-tête | Juliette from Deiji Studios

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    There are many things we love about Byron Bay based linen brand Deiji Studios, probably nothing more so than the fact we can confidently wear paja...
  • Tête-à-tête with Lara from St. Agni

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    Founded in 2014 in Byron Bay, design label St. Agni and its handcrafted, woven leather wares is the essence of laid-back coastal refinement. Their...
  • Tête-à-tête | Sylvia McEwan

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    Sylvia McEwan is an expressionistic Australian painter whose work we have long revelled. As the mother of Tigmi director Danielle McEwan, Sylvia h...
  • Tête-à-tête | Stuart Cantor   

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    Photography as a means to transport and evoke nostalgia Meet Stuart Cantor, a well-loved Australian photographer who captures the hearts of desig...