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Online Shopping Hints and Hacks

Online Shopping Hints and Hacks

  Online shopping is a great way to save money and time. There are so many deals you can find and quickly compare prices around the web, but many people don’t know all the special tips to saving money and getting the most for your cash. You don’t have to be frugal to...

Ajana

Looking for a gift for that person who has everything, well, Ajana may just have the right thing. Ajana sell home-made body products and homewares and today we are reviewing their reed diffuser. Ajana sent us a lovely packaged reed diffuser in scent; lavender,...

Anniversary By Year

Anniversary Traditional Modern 1st Paper Clocks 2nd Cotton China 3rd Leather Crystal/Glass 4th Fruit/Flowers Appliances 5th Wood Silverware 6th Candy/Iron Wood 7th Wool/Copper Desk Sets 8th Pottery/Bronze Linens/Lace 9th Willow/Pottery Leather 10th Tin/Aluminum...

Native Box

This week we bring you an exciting product or is it a service, I’m not too sure now… in any case, we introduce you to the wonderful Aussie business: Native Box. Native Box is a monthly package delivered to your door and it is full of Australian natural,...
Everloc Suction System

Everloc Suction System

The people from Everloc Suction Systems have launched a great range of bathroom accessories that are good value and terrific for your bathroom, the range is called Xpressions. This week we are reviewing their Xpressions Medium Shelf which provides practical and...
Coddlelife Baby Bottles

Coddlelife Baby Bottles

We received two baby bottles from Coddlelife to review and we have to say they have had a positive result! There are many anti colic bottles on the market but our reviewers found Coddlelife to be the easiest to use. The difference with the Coddlelife bottles is that...
Andatech – Air Purifier

Andatech – Air Purifier

The people at Andatech, in Blackburn Victoria kindly sent us one of their Ionmax® Air Purifiers to test and review and we put it to the test in a variety of situations. The service and communication Andatech gave us was flawless, so that was a good start! Firstly, let...
Plantae Organic Skincare

Plantae Organic Skincare

New Zealanders, Carol Priest and her daughters Janelle, Jacinta and Fiona have created a lovely organic skincare range called Plantae, which is now available in Australia through http://chikii.com.au Today we’re reviewing their Rosehip Fruit Omega Rich Night Cream,...

KBS Designs – Dinosaur Tail

KBS Designs is a funky website with lots of fun things for the home. The creative Karyn Sealby, owner and designer at KBS Designs, has created a website that keeps you fascinated with her unique, one of a kind designs for the nursery and home. “I am now a mother of 2...

Wooly Mates – Dryer Balls

Anna from Wooly Mates was generous enough to send us at Aussie Product Review their Wooly Mates Dryer Balls so that we could share our opinion with you. I was curious, because I had never heard of dryer balls before. I’m at a stage in my life where I want to...
Sun Zapper Sunscreen

Sun Zapper Sunscreen

Follow Sun Zapper on Facebook | Instagram It’s that time of the year again – SPRING AND SUMMER IN AUSTRALIA. No doubt you are looking for a sunscreen that will protect everyone in the family, no matter what skin type – well Sun Zapper have all your...
Bamboo Bath Caddy

Bamboo Bath Caddy

Purebamboo.com.au believe that Bamboo has a great and bright future in every aspect and we couldn’t agree more! They sent us one of their beautiful bamboo bath caddy’s to review and our reviewer, with two small children, set to the task. Purebamboo.com.au...

Crackling Candle Co.

Crackling Candle Co. is an Australian business which hand-crafts wooden wick candles on the beautiful Sunshine Coast, Queensland. It is the wooden wick that makes these candles unique within their field because when lit, this wick crackles like a gentle open wood...

My Night Light

The lovely Phillipa from My Night Light http://www.mynightlight.com.au kindly sent us one of her beautiful night lights to review this week. My Night Light is an Australian Business based in Brisbane in Queensland that has a large range of lights to suit all areas of...

Mater Maternity and Baby Care

  This week we are reviewing a new range of baby care products from the Maters Mothers, the Mater body balm for pregnancy the Mater baby wash and the Mater baby moisturiser. Mater maternity and baby care products have been developed specifically for newborn babies and...

Oggi Hot-to-Trot Travel Mug

The Oggi Hot-to-Trot Double Wall Soft Grip Travel Mug from Krafty Kitchenware is specially designed to travel. Oggi's reusable travel mug combines function with sleek design. It also easily replaces paper and Styrofoam coffee cups. The double-wall insulation keeps...

The power of smell, a guide to aromatherapy

  Aromatherapy has been gaining a lot of popularity in recent years, and for good reason. Did you know that scents have the power to effect your mood? That’s right, that’s what I said, they can relieve stress, relax you, and even help you get to sleep at...

Belly Art-Baby Imprint Kit

  BELLY ART is an Australian owned company creating innovative, safe and easy to use funky keepsake products that uniquely capture treasured moments in time. They kindly sent us one of their fun and non-toxic Baby Imprint Kits to review. You can also have a chance to...

Naturally Nature

The lovely Amanda from Naturally Nature was kind enough to send us a bottle of her Anti-Aging Night Serum. ENTER TO WIN YOUR OWN BOTTLE OF ANTI-AGING NIGHT SERUM BELOW Amanda is a true believer of the powers of aromatherapy and is a qualified aromatherapist. After...

Christmas Savings

The holiday savings account Saving is always most effective when it’s for a cause, and one extremely popular cause is Christmas. Christmas comes for all, the rich and the poor, and it merits saving up before December to really get some of the best deals. This...

HAAN SI-A70 Multi Steam Mop

This week are reviewing the HAAH SI-A70 Multi Steam Mop. The HAAN SI-A70 Multi Steam Mop Cleaner transforms from a fully-functional steam mop to a handheld steam cleaner and sanitizer with a touch of a button. Specially designed handheld attachments are also included...

Krafty Kitchenware – Eco Cloth

Krafty Kitchenware, the upbeat, exciting online kitchenware website that has sent us products to review in the past have done it again. This time we are reviewing the White Magic Eco Kitchen Care Pack that retails on their website for $44.00. They have an outstanding...

Topszy

Topszy is an Innovative all in one Multi- functional and convertible NURSING GARMENT,  with MULTI COLOURS, MULTI WAYS TO WEAR, MULTI NURSING STYLES, MULTI USES for WOMEN and FOR MUMS. Allowing mothers to change their style to “wear it your way and love your...

Kids Activities Delivered

Sarah is the woman behind Kids Activitites Delivered and is a qualified teacher with 5 years of classroom experience. She is now a stay at home mum who lives in a gorgeous part of North East Victoria and has spent much of her time teaching herself different skills,...

Colorific – Bloom Pops

Colorific is a ‘toy store’ with difference. The people behind the business have worked hard to bring us fun, innovative, safe, quality products for our children. Their newly released craft brand, Bloom Pops is the one we are excited to introduce to you today. It is...

Moana Organic Skin Care

  We received a sample sized selection of the new Moana organic skin care range that is now available in Australia to review this week from the lovely Annette from http://chikii.com.au The samples included: Cleansing Milk Moisturiser Oil Serum Instant Lifting Mask The...

Natures Sway Baby Hammock

  This week we have a special review from our friends in New Zealand, Nature's Sway! They kindly sent us one of their Organic Baby Hammocks to review. You can readily get their products sent to Australia so if you know an expecting mum who'd love one, pop over...

GardenKit

This week we bring you an awesome Aussie business, GardenKit. Now this is something for everybody. GardenKit have created, easy, affordable, all-in-one garden kits for people who don't have gardens or just want to add more. The effortlessness of this product for...

Cocoon Couture

Wow! We received our beautiful review product, which I will reveal shortly; once I saw this product I headed straight to their website to see what other products this Aussie business sells. They are all as I hoped; whimsical, unique and I would use the word exclusive....

Global Kids Oz

Global Kids Oz, do you remember this business name from a few weeks ago? We reviewed one of their amazing recycled mats! Well, this week we have more wonderful products from Global Kids Oz. Now, if you didn't get around to checking out their website last review,...

Smooth Canoes

This week we are reviewing the fabulous Body Lotion from Smooth Canoes! You know when you walk past someone and smell how fresh and clean they smell and you'd just love to ask them what the use? Well I've found out what – they must be wearing the...

Zaggora Hot Pants

Fold Over HotPants boost your calorie burn with ThermoFit Technology and a sleek new design. These HotPants that we received from Zaggora are a revolution for your workout. Zaggora’s signature fabric technology gets you hot, increasing calorie burn, but now a new,...

Global Kids Oz

This weeks review, the first for 2014, is a wonderful ‘Tracks’ game mat for children from a unique company, Global Kids Oz. Global Kids Oz is an information and resource rich website built on the foundation of a critical need for a more multicultural understanding...

Walls That Talk

Walls That Talk has a wonderful selection of wall decals for any room in your house. Their vinyl wall decals offer an easy, do-it-yourself decorating idea for your living spaces. You can easily create a fantastic feature-wall design, and when you want a change they...

Mad About Christmas – Personalised Christmas Decorations

  My gosh, can you believe it is nearly Christmas again, already…… but we LOVE Christmas here at Aussie Product Review. It is a wonderful time of the year and a perfect reason to start spending money with all the wonderful Aussie businesses out there. This...

Soupcan Stubby Holders

We didn’t have to go far to find a reviewer for this weeks review product, Stubby Holders from Soupcan. Soupcan are proud that they are one of the few Australian manufacturers of Stubby holders, who compete with offshore products. Their holders are made from premium...

Wilde Organics

Emerson from Wilde Organics has produced a wonderful product created from passion and motivation. E’lustorious Shea is a powerful, yet delicate mixture of unrefined raw shea butter and organic cold pressed coconut oil. E’lustorious Shea is specifically made for those...

Glow in the Dark Skeleton

A review for the kids this week from SMARTY ARTY – Glow-In-The-Dark Sand Art Skeletons! The kids will love making these for a Halloween treat! The kit comes complete with everything you need to make your own glow in the dark skeleton. Get ready for some bone rattling...

She-Tea

The creative, insightful and fun girls, Vanessa and Jodie from She-Tea sent us a few samples of their wonderfully different teas for us to try and review. Ah tea, you say, ho hum – well NO! The teas from She-Tea are definitely not your ‘run of the mill’ teas and...

Modko FLIP Litter box

The very trendy people from d&c Lifestyle kindly sent us one of their Flip Litter Boxes for us to review this week. We have two cats here at Aussie Product Review who were more than willing to do the review for us. d&c lifestyle have some wonderfully stylish...

GAIA Natural Skincare

GAIA is an Australian owned company that was established in 2002 by mum Michelle Vogrinec after her baby developed eczema at 8 weeks old. GAIA does not test on animals and their products do not contain any sulphates, petrochemicals, lanolin, paraben preservatives,...

Alexami Cosmetics

Alenka from Alexami Cosmetics generously sent us her pure and natural skincare products from their Hydrabotanique collection to review this week. We received the Purifying Gentle Cleanser, Hydrating Toning Mist and 2 in 1 Hydrating Primer in a cute 3 pack and we also...

Wotnot Baby Wipes

Don’t you love it when you find a product that’s not only good for the environment but for your baby’s skin as well? This week we reviewed the biodegradbale baby wipes from Australian company Wotnot. Wotnot have a wonderful range of organic products for you and your...

Bissell AirRAM

We were pretty excited about reviewing the Bissell AirRAM cordless vacuum here at Aussie Product Review because we all love to keep our homes clean with the least amount of effort and this vacuum looked like it would fit the bill. It didn’t disappoint either – when it...

Corka – Mens Swimwear

This weeks review from Corka will get you in the mood for the warmer months. Australian swimwear has always been iconic but nothing more than our favourite men’s swimwear, the briefs (more commonly known as a Speedo)! OK, in all honesty we each have our favourite name...

ABC Funpads

Reviewing the city theme ABC Funpad this week from cheekielilmonkie.com.au, was, dare I say it, fun! The ABC Funpad is a well made, elasticised coffee table cover that is well padded to protect your table from the little ones, six months and over, while also keeping...

Sheer Bliss Travel Pillow

The Sheer Bliss travel pillow from MicroCloud is comfort, prestige, and indulgence all rolled into one small pillow. Measuring a generous travel pillow size of 37 x 22 x 8 centimetres, this travel pillow will fully satisfy travellers. This pillow is such a great size...

Green Ant Toys

Polly Green is the director of Green Ant Toys and this week we are reviewing their Cardboard Gingerbread Playhouse. Believing that children develop from creative play, Green Ant Toys offer a large range to suit children from birth to over eight years. It’s a site that...

ProPlenish

  When the ProPlenish marine collagen arrived at Aussie Product Review I was a little excited. I love to try new beauty products and had heard about the effects of marine collagen before, so I new what to expect in results. ProPlenish has developed a product that...

Plug Mate

We love an all Australian product here at Aussie Product Review so we're excited to tell you this week about Plug Mate! This is a brand new product, invented by Matthew who got so sick of labourers using his tools and then ruining the plug pins. Sounds simple...

Jack N’ Jill Kids

If you have ever been concerned about the additives and chemicals that your children are ingesting day after day then this weeks review will interest you. Jack N’ Jill Kids are a Melbourne based company that sell toothpaste for kids that is 100% safe with no fluoride,...

Master and Miss

This weeks review is from the gorgeous Liane Shannon, who is the brains and brawn behind Master and Miss. Her designs are unique, edgy and just beautiful for children. Master and Miss is a wonderful Australian company that not only sell 100% organic, Australian made...

Funky Elephant

Two entrepreneurial young mums, Reg and Barbara started Funky Elephant because they wanted to create something that would help their children, by not only keeping them entertained, but also by helping them learn and develop new skills. Their great Aussie business,...

Gumigem Australia

Catherine Jones from Melbourne had the great idea to bring into Australia the wonderful award winning teething jewellery from GUMIGEM ®. Her own children had a hard time teething and after searching the Internet she found these products from the UK that worked for her...

Tiny Touch Jewellery – Inkless Print Kit

As many of our followers would know, Rashelle from Aussie Product Review had an adorable baby boy 5 weeks ago and thanks to Tiny Touch Jewellery both Rashelle and bub got to review the Inkless Print Kit which ultimately is a great keepsake for Rashelle and her family...

Opulessence Pillow

This is an exceptional review – not only are these pillows truly luxurious but Your support means so much. Opulessence™ luxury hotel pillows are exclusive to the Guide Dogs Association. All proceeds from your purchase go toward helping this worthwhile cause –...

Bags of Bliss

Babies are not guaranteed to come into this world right on time and even if they do will you have everything you need while you are in hospital to take care of yourself? The wonderful company, Bags of Bliss have taken the worry out of going into hospital and having...

Fertile Mind

  Todays review from www.fertilemind.com.au was a timely one indeed! Our reviewer gave birth and instantly got to review the great Aussie invention, The Milkbar Nursing Pillow. The pillow also served as a great support for her during late pregnancy. The Milkbar is a...

Personal Planner.com.au

The personal planner website is an easy step by step approach to creating your very own personal planner or notebook. With so many customisation options available you would never have to worry about creating 2 of the same planner or notebook! The personal planner is a...

Cosima Skincare

We have reviewed Cosima natural skin care products in the past and are not surprised we have received another glowing recommendation from our reviewer.  Cosima has a proven track record of developing skin care products that are not only organic but also exceptionally...

The Lemon Tree Book Company

After three years of reviewing Aussie businesses and their products, we are still discovering unique and intriguing products and I have to say, this week we have yet another to share with you. The Lemon Tree Book Company has created a craft activity pack suitable for...

Earth Greetings

What perfect timing for one of our reviewers to review a pack of Christmas Cards from Earth Greetings. Each pack contains 10 blank cards with envelopes; 5 each of 2 designs. This year the designs have been inspired by Australian bush flora and fauna featuring an...

247 Health

This weeks review is for all those tea lovers and health conscience readers out there. We were sent a selection of Health/Herbal teas from 247 Health. The teas are all natural, they contain no preservatives, colours or anything nasty at all. You can be assured you’re...

Anyce Luxury Natural Candle

We received a natural soy candle to review this week and it wasn’t easy to choose the one person who was going to review it! Candles are popular in our circle and this one in particular got the competitive juices flowing. The candle was sent from Anyce, a Sydney based...

D’Entrecasteaux Natural Soaps

‘We are great believers in keeping it simple without compromising luxury.’ D’Entrecasteaux Natural Soaps are handmade in Tasmania and use 100% natural ingredients in all their soaps. You won’t find any synthetic fragrance, phthalates, parabens, sodium laurel...

Yellow Postie

The business we bring to you this week is Yellow Postie, “Australian Made and Australian Owned”; we love saying that here at Aussie Product Review. 🙂 Yellow Postie is an online greetings card website which allows you to personalise any of their card designs or create...

EcoWheat Organic Wheat Bags

This week we introduce to you EcoWheat Organic Wheat Bags who make Australian organic wheat bags including eye bags, children’s snuggle bags and traditional wheat bags. We are lucky enough to be reviewing three lovely eye treat bags. These beautiful wheat bags...

Babychic Designs – Enter the Competition

‘The Pram Organiser from Babychic Designs was an extremely practical and functional baby product which definitely helped me be more organised‘. Now this is one handy product at all pram owners should have! The Pram Organiser is an all-purpose carry pouch which hangs...

Kajita Candles

The aroma of Japanese Honeysuckle is filling my office and it is an absolutely gorgeous scent. I am lucky enough to be sitting here now typing this review while enjoying this beautiful product that we are reviewing, candles by Kajita. Just about all of our reviewers...

Sunhill Skin Essentials

This week we introduce to you Sunhill Skin Essentials, from which of whom we received three luxurious face creams for three of our reviewers to trial. A unique aspect to these great products is that Sunhill Skin Essentials run their own hobby goat farm, Sunhill Dairy...

Ethman ~ Jackson Reece Baby Wipes

Most parents with a baby or toddler would be using wipes to clean their little bottoms. Well, we have been given some ‘healthy’ wipes to review this week. When I say ‘healthy’ I mean more pure for the children and more positive for the environment. Thanks to Ethman we...

Curry Traders

‘The best curry I have ever tasted and I cooked it myself…… well with a little help from Curry Traders!’ I also have to agree, it was the best curry I have had and I cooked it myself too. 🙂  This is the great thing about Curry Traders they have made things...

SmartStix

What fun SmartStix are! We had a blast with these chopsticks. They made dinner time fun and full of smiles. We received Thomas and Petty training chopsticks plus an adult chopstick design in orange. SmartStix are Edison chopsticks for children aged three and over. Not...

Best Quality Imports

LOMBARDO BICYCLES NOW AVAILABLE IN AUSTRALIA Once upon a time when Europe was on its knees at the end of World War II, in a little village of Western Sicily famous for its coastlines and its superior wineries, the workers faced a hard time walking very long distances...

elly b Organic Skincare

The beautiful Lel Banks of elly b organic skincare says on her website that she sources the highest quality naturally active ingredients and essential oils in generous quantities that really will make a difference to your skin and that their products are packed with...

Born Brands Babywedge

The Born Brands Babywedge is a great item to purchase before your baby gets here. It might be one of the last luxuries you buy for yourself for a little while…. As many of us know, pregnancy is very taxing on your body, especially on the lower back during the...

Sun Shadow Slippers

We were delighted to review these very special slippers from SunShadow Slippers who are based at Mullumbimby, NSW. Here’s a little about them: For those of you who are not familiar with the Steiner philosophy you may not be aware of the importance of daily rhythms...

Catnaps Pyjamas

Pyjamas; Kids spend all night in them. That works out at usually more than 12 hours a day, so they must be comfortable for them! Well, Catnaps has provided the perfect pyjamas! Catnaps was established in 1996 and has been operating at the Red Hill craft market and...

Rose and Lily

Introducing Michele Blanshard, she is a mother of two, a Registered Nurse and Director of Rose and Lily Australia but she also is the inventor of the Baby-Head-Rest. 1 in 10 newborn babies in Australia today will be affected by Plagiocephaly, or Flat-Head Syndrome....

Saponify

Sarah, the founder of Saponify had been suffering from dry skin and extreme eczema for years and after realizing her skin only responded well to natural products she developed her range of beautiful soaps. We have been lucky enough to review a range of Saponify’s...