D.I.Y Magical Christmas Stand

“Without a doubt, Christmas is my favourite time of the year. The smell of Christmas trees, the twinkle of lights, carols, the whole kit and kaboodle. I love the magic.” So I thought to myself, what better way to kick off the festive season than with a Christmas D.I.Y. And not just any ‘ole D.I.Y. […]

Progress is impossible without change

“If you WANT something you’ve never had, then you have to DO something you’ve never done.” I have been banging on for a while now that huge exciting change is coming, even did a video on instagram promising to tell you and then……nope she leaves us hanging again. I guess I have been a little […]

Space Room

Stylish Space Room

A child’s room is their sacred SPACE (get the pun..lol) a place to call their own, where they can unleash their imagination. Play. laugh, retreat and sleep. If you have a budding astronaut who dreams of working at NASA or an outer space obsessed little one, then we have the room they have been dreaming […]

D.I.Y Easter Hat Project

The countdown is on to the school Easter Hat parade. You knew it was coming, when Easter eggs and fluffy bunnies started lining the shelves of nearly every retail outlet, but it isn’t until you get the note home from school about the looming Easter hat parade that you start to freak out. Of course […]

The Christmas gift I never knew I needed

I have never met my biological father, and to tell you the truth it never worried me either. My Mum told me from a young age all about him, and how they met and how they couldn’t be together for social reasons. So even though I have no Father listed on my birth certificate, I […]

Did you know…

A couple of years ago, before I started Bear and Sparrow, I was studying to be a Career Counsellor at University and I wrote and published a book called “Get Job Ready: A teens guide to getting their first job”. I even appeared on Sunrise about it CLICK HERE TO SEE. It is funny though […]

Make and Style It: Mountain Shelf

Welcome to Edition 2 of Make and Style It. Initially we had planned to release  a new design every 4 weeks, however we are just too darn excited, and so here we are only 2 weeks after our first release, revealing our second. But wait there’s more? We also plane to reveal our third one […]

Make and Style It: Moon Shelf

Welcome to the First Edition of the “Make and Style It” Blog. “Make and Style It”, is a D.I.Y Designer Living Blog and collaboration between Bear and Sparrow and The Styling Mama (You can check out The Styling Mama at www.thestylingmama.com.au) “Make and Style It” was born because we want everyone to be able to […]

A psychic predicted my future!

A little over 2 years ago I was studying to become a Career Counsellor at University and had just written and published my first book about Careers and appeared on Channel 7 Sunrise about it, when I went and saw a psychic. I vividly remember sitting there across from him as he closed his eyes and connected to […]