16 January, 2019

Femeconomy Retail Gender Equality Progress Report January 2019

Last week, we updated our brand directory. It’s an informative process of reviewing each record against our criteria, re-researching each brand’s leadership composition, and amending our website directory to reflect any changes. Over 890 brands meet our criteria. When we started Femeconomy it was just over 700. It is important to communicate and celebrate the positive...

10 December, 2018
Amanda Blair and Gillian Corban blog header image

Gillian Corban & Amanda Blair: Female Leader Conversations Ebook

Female Leader Conversations Ebook feature, Corban & Blair Owners, Gillian Corban & Amanda Blair said, “If you are not learning every day, you are probably going backwards.” About Gillian Corban and Amanda Blair were inducted into the Australian Businesswomen’s Hall of Fame The reason they  started Corban & Blair was...

10 December, 2018
Temples & Markets Founder, Judith Treanor

Judith Treanor: Female Leader Conversations Ebook

Female Leader Conversations Ebook feature, Temples & Markets Owner, Judith Treanor said, “I love the idea that the successes and failures of a business are mine alone. Yes, I can work crazy hours, but I will be the one who ultimately reaps those rewards.” About Created  another business called the...

24 September, 2018
Restyle Closet

The Safe, Eco-Friendly Way To Go About Your Next Wardrobe Haul

Restyle Closet is the only designer fashion-focused marketplace that lets you shop others people’s closets safely with escrow, while creating an all-in-one, stress-free solution for your selling needs. Women can make money from the designer pieces in their wardrobe without lifting a finger, and receive personalised service right to their doorstep....

29 August, 2018
The Simple Gesture gift hamper

The Simple Gesture – a bespoke gifting studio

The Simple Gesture specialises in providing curated and custom gift hamper boxes and florals. They take the stress out of gifting in today’s busy world. The gifting service provided by The Simple Gesture is premised on the knowledge that giving is an important way of saying thanks, I love you...

30 July, 2018
bbox for kids fun and functional

b.box is Fun for Kids and Functional for Parents

In 2007, best friends Monique Filer and Dannielle Michaels teamed-up to bring the baby-world their first invention, b.box’s diaper wallet. While on a flight to New Zealand, Dannielle found the task of changing her newborn’s diaper to be quite clumsy and awkward. Thus, the idea for a convenient, all-in-1 essential baby...

2 July, 2018
Tinta Crayons

Tinta Crayons – Handmade, Natural Wax Crayons

Tinta Crayons are created by two Melbourne mums who want to produce a safe, natural crayon, without using palm, soy or paraffin (a by-product of petroleum) waxes. Safe for our children. Lots of research and testing has gone into creating the perfect mix of natural waxes to produce natural, sustainable...

18 June, 2018
A Little Surprise

Be Surprised by A Little Surprise

A Little Surprise’s mission is to showcase Australian Artisans via surprise gift boxes. Their customers are passionate about all things handmade, unique and of beautiful quality. A Little Surprise Owner and Femeconomy member, Karla Bradshaw has recently been announced as a nominee for the 2018 AusMumpreneur Awards. So we asked Karla...

25 May, 2018
EOFY sale

EOFY Sale – hardtofind and Farm to Hanger

Farm to Hanger and hardtofind support independent craftspeople and manufacturers. Anna-Louise Howard is the Owner of Farm to Hanger and produces sustainable, eco-friendly and ethical fashion by hand and personally knows everyone in her supply chain. Eri Stewart is the Owner of hardtofind and she supports independent sellers the world over who produce gifts,...

22 May, 2018
She Wear EOFY Sale

EOFY Sale – She Wear

She Wear are Australia’s largest supplier of safety footwear, workwear and personal protective equipment for women. To help you save money on your work gear, we’re featuring the She Wear End of Financial Year Sale!  She Wear are proudly Australian owned and operated. All their products are designed in Australia. She...

14 May, 2018
screen-free children

5 Screen-Free Activities to do with your Children

Box for Monkeys CEO and Founder, Sarah Donges is a screen-free expert and has kindly shared her top five activities. These days, the smartphone is a parent’s best friend and nemesis all at the same time. Yes, it keeps the kids occupied but we can’t deny the guilt we feel...