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how we make the Universal Tote Pack

how we make the Universal Tote Pack

October 03 2020

we share with you the craftsmanship and process that goes into each of our made-to-order Universal Tote Packs, which take over 17 hours to make in our Brunswick atelier. by making each of these totes through a made-to-order model, each piece receives the love and attention it truly deserves. 

benefits of making it yourself

benefits of making it yourself

August 29 2020
reconnecting with creative activities offers a sanctuary for us to experience joy and meditative flow. there are many reasons why creativity is good for us. in this piece, we explore the physical and mental benefits of creating on our overall well-being.  
the leather with potential to help australia’s ecosystem

the leather with potential to help australia’s ecosystem

August 21 2020
at simétrie, we are constantly scouting for sustainable materials to use in upcoming collections. our research has led us to the infamous Cane Toad - a pest, introduced to Australia from South America in 1935.
meet clem: the upcoming craftswoman behind simétrie’s leather bags

meet clem: the upcoming craftswoman behind simétrie’s leather bags

August 15 2020
as a true artisan, Clem brings a wealth of experience, heart and traditional construction techniques to her practice. whilst Clem is not able to create in the studio with us, we are taking this opportunity for you to get to know her.
here’s why we make locally in Melbourne

here’s why we make locally in Melbourne

March 28 2020
we are incredibly proud to craft all our products in Melbourne. we explore why making locally forms a vital part of our brand ethos – as well as the challenges that can come with it. discover our processes and why during these uncertain times, it’s more important than ever to support Australian businesses.
made by women

made by women

March 08 2020
an interview with Amy & Sharifa about their craft, what International Women’s Day means to them & how they came to work with simétrie.
bag making film

bag making film

April 22 2019
a film showcasing the handmade creation process of the Crescent Moon Pouch, designed and made in Melbourne, Australia.