We have some incredible products, local artisans and makers who sell a plethora of goods right here in Mount Isa!

Looking for a gift or service? You’d be surprised how much good can be done by keeping your purchases local where possible. Have you ever thought about where your money goes when you purchase an item or a service?

When you shop local, your money is going to a family just like yours who, shops locally, uses a local mechanic, shops in a local supermarket and eats out in local restaurants. Small business owners remain the backbone of our community, and our economy and we are proud to announce that Shop Local Mount Isa boasts many artisans amongst our goods and services available. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best local products available online or at our local markets! So the next time you’re in need of a gift, kids clothes, soaps or kitchenwear shop local before you shop online!

If you’re a local Artisan who’d like to be featured on our Shop Local Page, contact us here!

Bunny Bubs

After calling Mount Isa home for 8 years now, Leanne Klowss’ Bunny bubs is into it’s seventh year of production. Featuring stunning locally made baby and toddler clothes, Leanne has created an eyecatching and colourful collection. Found at local markets, local BSS pages, and an equally impressive range available in at “The Baby Shack” on Simpson St. Leanne has also launched her BigCartel store online this year too.

You can shop Bunny Bubs online here: www.bunnybubs.bigcartel.com

And catch her stunning designs on Facebook and Instagram

Email: bunnybubs@hotmail.com

Handmade by Sara Rosetta

Sara Rosetta makes handmade boutique soft dolls for boys and girls. Her dolls are styled to not only be a gorgeous compliment to any child’s room decor, but to be able to be pass down in generations to come. Each handcrafted doll has its own unique personality and is made with love and a special bit of magic, with no two of the large ragdolls being made the same.

You can shop Sara Rosetta’s handmade collection here: www.etsy.com/shop/SaraRosettaHandmade and follow her creations on Facebook and Instagram.

Email: sara.rosetta@bigpond.com

Mug Mail

Mug Mail is an online shop offering custom printed coffee and tea mugs. Each mug is made to order and finished with a premium ceramic coating, making them dishwasher and microwave safe! Mug Mail caters for the everyday customer, event organisers and businesses for promotional purposes.

www.mugmail.com.au

0408 168 118

Ashlee Rose Bath & Body

Ashlee Rose is one of Mount Isa’s most recent artisans! Launching on May 5 this year, Dee and the team behind Ashlee Rose have nearly finished their second month of trading. Selling more than 500 products already, these decadent handmade soap bars, body scrubs and bath bombs are flying out the door!

You can shop Dee’s creations at the Mount Isa Community Markets at the Overlander Hotel 1st & 3rd Sunday of the month, 10-2 and Xtra Mile are currently stocking a few of Ashlee Rose’s choice items! Bespoke orders can be arranged too, just contact the Ashlee Rose team on Facebook!

Marj R. Arts

Marjorie Renouf is a local Mount Isa Resident who is the artist/owner of Marj R Arts. Specialising in Ceramic, Pottery and painting. Marjorie has always been creative, and is self-taught. A passionate arts advocate and experimenter with different materials, Marjorie is continually experimenting with new techniques.

Marj R Arts feature individual and unique pieces that are original fluid acrylic paint flow technique with resin; this technique is used on different media and materials. Each piece is one of a kind with different colours, patterns, flows and extra qualities to suit the customers individual needs and colour design.

Marj R Arts wants their customers to enjoy their individual art pieces to suit them; making custom colours with Acrylic Paint to suit their needs. This may take up to 6 weeks to complete; due to the unique techniques it is not possible to create the same design as every piece is one of a kind, which makes it special for the customer. Marj R Arts has the perfect gift ideas for all celebrations and occasions; housewarming, weddings, engagements, Birthdays, Christmas, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day.

Marj R Arts, creates all art pieces from the heart and they are made with love, care and uniqueness.

Follow Marj R Arts on Facebook and also at the local Mount Isa Community Markets. Feel free to message through Facebook for any inquiries.

When you purchase individual pieces from Marj R Arts you are getting beautiful designed art that are one of kind. These beauties are designed to become centerpieces, that symbolises uniqueness for each occasion. So why not treat yourself or gift someone a beautiful accompaniment with love.