What is Tanzanite

Tanzanite is a relatively modern stone and has only been mined commercially since the 1960s. The name “tanzanite” is used for a colour variety of zoisite that ranges from blue, through violet to violetish purple. It is named from where it is mined. Most tanzanite that is on the market today has been heat-treated to…

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Natural Dyes For Silk

Natural Silk Dying is part of the tradition of Mudmee silk. The villagers of the Isaan Region in Thailand use natural dyes derived from seeds, leaves, roots, flowers, fruit,bark and insect resin. Onion skins can be used to make the colour orange, a particular insect is used to make a cochineal red, the indigo plant…

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Our Jacquard Weave Range

When I walked into Keshab’s showroom I walked into a winter wonderland of cosiness and was in awe of the skill that was required to make his beautiful 100% Cashmere Shawls. I fell in love with his Jacquard Weave Shawls as they were not only unique but the price allowed me to resell them to…

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How to Remove and Prevent Cashmere Pilling

You purchase a beautiful new Cashmere Shawl and after a number of wears, you start to notice those pesky little baubles appearing on the shawl. I get it, it’s very frustrating when your new scarf no longer looks so stunning. Unfortunately, even the highest quality cashmere can pill but, there are ways to prevent it…

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Increasing our Cashmere Selection

In 2019 we went to Nepal to met with new suppliers and to introduce Pure Cashmere into our brand. We love Cashmere and love selling it to you and I wanted to make sure that I was aligning myself with the right businesses and for my customers to have absolute faith in what they were…

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Christmas Shipping 2020

As you can imagine our Posties have been and will be working overtime leading up to Christmas. Australia Post has advised there Christmas Schedule At Distinct Impressions we will be closing off Free Freight for Christmas deliveries Friday 11th December 12MD to make sure that your package makes the Australia Post Cut Off. If you…

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Freaky Friday Specials

Not only do you have the joy of Free Domestic Freight when shopping on our website but wait there’s more – we are now running a series of Freaky Friday Specials.  These specials will be available with a coupon code.  The Freaky Friday Coupon Code will be published every Thursday on our Facebook and Instagram…

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