Shop Local: Christmas Cards and Gift Wrapping / by Brooke Tunbridge

Looking for the perfect Christmas cards, gift tags, wrapping paper or decorations? Here are a few local stores that have a range of options. Support local businesses this Christmas: 

Palm & Pine Premium Party Goods
67 Parry Street
Newcastle West, NSW 2302
There's an incredibly cute dog in this shop too, in case you needed more of a reason to visit. While you're there head over to The Edwards Shop and grab a copy of Newcastle Mirage while browsing through records. 

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Blackbird Corner
70 Darby Street Cooks Hill
2300 Newcastle, New South Wales

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Honest Paper- Specialty Stationery Shop
Shop 20, 200 Union Street
The Junction 2291

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Creative Village Newcastle
At the entrance to Westfield across the walkway from the Post Office,
Level 2, 89 Park Avenue
Kotara

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Local Artist: Sami Bayly (Natural History Illustration)
Read a little bit about her here, and take a look at her wonderful cards and more here (including bin chicken stubby holders, shirts and mugs + other designs on tote bags, cushion covers- everything!). 

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