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Welcome to our Journal.

This is where we write about things we like, trends we’re noticing and thoughts we’d like to share.

To Barwyn and Back – Interview with Gemma Baxter

To Barwyn and Back – Interview with Gemma Baxter

15 June 2017
Community, Cool


We were stoked to sit down with Gemma Baxter, the boss and brain behind to Barwyn and Back, a new Me... Read More

Lunchtime series – Alchemy Produx

Lunchtime series – Alchemy Produx

26 April 2017
Community, Influencers


Introducing the imitable Sara McLelland of Alchemy Produx, a local artisan candle manufacturing busi... Read More

Lunchtime Series – Ellie Bullen

Lunchtime Series – Ellie Bullen

21 February 2017
Community, Cool, Influencers


Meet our friend Ellie Bullen; social media virtuoso, health and wellness enthusiast and, if we&rsquo... Read More

Lunchtime Series – Lara Vrkic

Lunchtime Series – Lara Vrkic

07 February 2017
Community, Cool, Influencers


Meet Lara Vrkic, curator of the rapidly re-fuelling movement that is The Ladies Network: “a mu... Read More

Launching: The Lunchtime Series

Launching: The Lunchtime Series

03 February 2017
Community, Work we do


We’re a curious coven here at the Nitty Gritty studio. Our mornings often commence with a verb... Read More

Feeling the Love for Local Businesses

Feeling the Love for Local Businesses

10 January 2017
Community, Cool


At Nitty Gritty, we are big fans (the biggest!) of local businesses. We shop local, we boogie close ... Read More

How to Write Copy that People Will Actually Want to Read

How to Write Copy that People Will Actually Want to Read

10 November 2016
Community, Cool, Trends


We know content is king, but how can you ensure your content reigns supreme with the ever shortening... Read More

Our picks for MIFF 2016

Our picks for MIFF 2016

03 August 2016
Community, Cool, Love


Here at Nitty Gritty, we have to agree that Melbourne is a pretty grand old place to live. Its eclec... Read More

We’re going All Out!

We’re going All Out!

07 April 2016
Community


Community projects are fun, because giving back is cool and warm fuzzies are nice! We're lucky t... Read More

Fundraising for Craft

Fundraising for Craft

01 April 2016
Community


Craft, (Craft Victoria as it is formerly known) is a not-for-profit organisation that supports maker... Read More

Ethical businesses, not just a passing trend

Ethical businesses, not just a passing trend

28 October 2015
Community, Thoughts


Being aware of ethical (and non-ethical) businesses is a focal point now, more than ever. Sometimes ... Read More

Loose Leaf, purveyors of all things green

Loose Leaf, purveyors of all things green

26 August 2015
Community


Were strangely obsessed with the idea of transforming the Nitty Gritty office into our own personal j... Read More

Sui Zhen, Musician, Artist & Video-maker

Sui Zhen, Musician, Artist & Video-maker

24 July 2015
Community


Were spoilt for musical choice in Melbourne. Not to mention the fact that every dude and his dog seem... Read More

Billie Justice Thomson, Illustrator & Sign Writer

Billie Justice Thomson, Illustrator & Sign Writer

24 July 2015
Community


If youre familiar with the footpaths of Melbournes inner north, youve no doubt chanced upon the kitsc... Read More