The weather is slowly warming up and everyone is out and about leading into this weekend's AFL Grand Final. It really is the best time to be in Melbourne! The streets are bustling, roof top bars are open, and everyone has a smile.
We are so excited to see who will take home the trophy this year. Will it be Collingwood (carn' the pies!) or Brisbane Lions? No matter which team you are supporting, we have the perfect handmade items to show your colours and celebrate the game.
In some exciting news, we will have a market stall at this weeks Richmond vs Fremantle AFLW game this Friday 29th September from 11am at Ikon Stadium Gate 6. Come and visit us and support the Richmond AFL girls!
Opening Hours for Grand Final Week:
Fri (public holiday): Closed to be at the AFLW market
Sat: 10 - 1pm
Top 5 Handmade Footy Gifts
Whether you are looking for a gift for a footy fan, a cozy accessory for watching the game, or a fun way to decorate your home, we have something for everyone.
Our 5 best sellers in the lead up to the Grand Final include:
- CC Knits Footy Beanies: These are hand-knitted with 100% Australian wool and come in a variety of colours and sizes. They are super warm, soft and stylish and Jenny makes them right here in Richmond.
- Designer Footy Cushions by 3 Pears: Fi's Magpie and Tiger cushions are walking out the door. Gorgeous soft velvet these stylish, plump cushions are the perfect way to relax while watching the game.
- Mopsy Football Prints: Lets face it, these are hot stuff all year round! Available in her vintage style with an old school footy and Grand final wins OR her classic stadium prints.
- Footy Themed Knitted Toys: Beth from Zoo Knits handknits some amazing creations, but her footy range cant be beaten - Geelong Cats, Gawny zebra, Toby Tiger, Lions and her iconic hanging magpie. A win for young and old every time.
- Get the new bubs celebrating their teams with Great Aunty May's hand knitted baby footy scarves. So adorable!
Our full Handmade Footy Range has be found HERE
Footy Fever Competition
To celebrate the grand final, we are running a Footy Fever competition*!!!
Enter online with your email and footy team for your chance to win:
- 1x A3 Mopsy Vintage Football print (valued at A$39.95)
- 1x CC Knits footy beanie in your team’s colours (valued at A$50)
- 1x A$50 House of Handmade gift voucher
Available to Australian residents only, over the age of 18.
*T&C's apply (https://www.houseofhandmade.com.au/pages/footy-fever-competion-terms-conditions)