Coming up with the perfect gift idea for mum this Mother’s Day might be tricky, especially if you are on a budget. How can you show her how much she means to you without breaking the bank?
With worldwide concerns over the coronavirus, our government is advising us to stay at home as much as possible. And for families with kids that can be a particular challenge. At Red Dot we’re always on the lookout for fun arts and crafts activities for kids, so when toilet paper unexpectedly hit the headlines recently, we immediately saw the potential!
December is upon us and, as the old song goes – it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Red Dot is here like always to help you give your home the ultimate festive season vibe with our fabulous range of Christmas decorations. As you’d expect, our range is of unbeatable value, so you can create that Christmas spirit for your friends and family without blowing the family budget.
It’s that time of the year again – the season of wailing werewolves and wicked witches – a time when spirits walk and your little devils dress up to prowl the local streets in search of unsuspecting victims…(well, mostly in search of a haul of lollies and treats, but let’s go with our theme!)
Yes, it’s time to get right into the spirit of Halloween!
Let’s face it—on a beautiful spring day, nothing beats a picnic with your family and friends in a favourite outdoor spot. What could be simpler or nicer than packing some tasty goodies, the gear you need and heading out to that special place at the local park, by the river or on your local beach?
At last the colder weather is behind us. Spring is here and there’s no better time to step out into your garden. A little time invested now will ensure that your backyard is a wonderful outdoor extension to your home—a place where you and your family will spend endless happy hours as the days grow longer and warmer and spring rolls into summer. Head into your local Red Dot store where you’ll find everything you need to get the most out of your outdoor lifestyle.
Across Australia, we celebrate our dads on the first Sunday in September. This year Father’s Day falls on Sunday the 1st, which is as early as it can get! It’s time to think about that special present that will tell Dad how much you appreciate him. Head into your local Red Dot store for a great range of affordable gift ideas.
Every parent knows how daunting it can be to plan and organise kids’ birthday parties. And among all the details we have to take into account, one of the most important is the party bag. It’s a huge part of the tradition and always a hit with the kids—often it’s the highlight they remember the most. Red Dot is your one stop shop for all your party bag needs at prices you can afford—so head into your local store day.
Winter’s almost over and we’re looking forward to warmer, longer days. Time to prepare for that major annual event – Spring Cleaning!
The freezing cold winter days do not only affect us, they affect our beloved pets too! Our pets also love warm conditions and need a little tlc - At Red Dot, we understand the needs of your pets, and offer a wide range of jackets and warm bedding to suit your furry friend! We also have fun games to keep them entertained during the cooler months.
There's so much to think of when you're planning a weekend away! Red Dot make your lives easier by being your one stop shop for travel accessories! Ranging from luggage tags, neck pillows and adaptors, Red Dot has you covered this holiday season!
A small list as to why it is so important for kids to get involved in arts and crafts, to keep their growing and learning minds stimulated, and to show them the fun which can be had all day long!
As the dark and gloomy days are approaching, it's harder to find fun and engaging activities for the kids during the holidays. The simple solution is immersion in arts and crafts. Red Dot have a huge range, at competitive prices.
Mother’s Day is this Sunday, which is quite literally just around the corner! If you haven’t already, then now’s the time to get thinking about how you can make this Mother’s Day one that your Mum will remember for years to come.
In recent years, there has been a massive push for all of us to do our bit for the environment. Regardless of whether it’s recycling, reducing our packaging or choosing to buy products that last longer and can be easily reused, there’s always a little something each of us can do to help our part of the world.
One of the most frustrating things for busy mums and dads is packing school lunches that come home virtually untouched.
Young children tend to turn their noses up at the nutritious snacks parents lovingly pack them for a variety of reasons. Perhaps they prefer to spend their break playing instead of eating, or they tire of the same foods week in, week out.
If this is the case in your family - it’s time to get creative!
Easter is coming and busy mums across Perth are planning ahead.
It’s always great to have something up your sleeve when it comes to entertaining the kids, whether it’s during their time off school or at gatherings and social events with family and friends.
Arts and crafts are always a winner and can be tailored perfectly to suit your children’s ages.
Picking up a basket of arty goodies is a failsafe way to ensure you don’t get caught out during Easter with kids saying they’re bored or have nothing do do.
Some of the easiest Easter crafts can be created with minimal effort, and keep in mind that kids like to be independent, so the more activities they can take ownership of, the better.
Valentine’s Day is here and the craft lovers among us will be busy sourcing all the arts and crafts supplies in Perth that they need to make the day special.
Whether you are getting crafty to decorate your home or workplace or simply looking for a fun activity to do with kids, our top picks will see you through.
Think of summer dining and entertaining and the first thing that springs to mind is BBQ season.
That favourite time of year is just around the corner and let's face it we don't really need an excuse to fire up the grill as it's fun, tasty and oh so easy to pull off - if we are prepared.
Part of the fun of Christmas is the preparation.
The lead up to December 25 is just as important as the day itself and if we have our homes decorated just as we would like, then we tend to feel happier and more content.
In recent years, there has been a massive shift towards the DIY approach when it comes to decorating and if there are kids in the house - even better!
When Halloween’s over, you almost always have leftover candy. Your kids may have gotten a huge haul of candy while trick-or-treating, or you may have overestimated how many spookily-costumed trick-or-treaters would knock on your door. Either way, there’s more you can do than sit and eat each individual candy bar alone. Instead, you can go into the kitchen using what you already have from your favourite confectionary store in Perth and make something amazing with that leftover candy. Measure your ingredients and get started!
Grab a few of your girlfriends for a scary movie night with these five spooky punch recipes!
Your spooky Halloween party doesn’t have to be just for the kids. Head to your home entertainment stores in Perth to find everything you need for your Halloween party. Have your friends and their little monsters join you for a fun movie night that you’ll all enjoy. Mix up one of these scary Halloween-themed punch recipes in a cocktail bowl from your favourite party supply store in WA and have some fun!
All kids love playing with slime, and it’s fun and easy to make it yourself. What’s not to love about a Halloween-themed slime recipe? You can get everything you need at your favourite arts & crafts store in Perth.
Everyone loves Halloween decorations, and kids do most of all. Get them involved by letting them help you create some awesome spooky spiders to hang around the house. But first, take them to pick up the arts & crafts supplies in Perth.
Picnics are a great way to enjoy the warmer weather. Let us help you plan the perfect family picnic by giving you the right tools to make the most of eating outdoors – all from the best store for home entertainment products in Perth.
Your pantry may be the most important storage location in your home, especially if you love to cook. Unfortunately, it’s also one of the most overlooked areas during spring cleaning. Make sure it’s clean and organized with these simple storage hacks, including kitchen storage containers in Perth, from Red Dot.
Can you smell the sunshine yet?
Winter is almost over, and that means it’s time to stop thinking about your winter clothes, right?
Anytime is a good time to upgrade your electrical products or find a new way to make your life more efficient – or just more enjoyable. There is always a new way to work out…a new toy for the kids…or even things you need to keep on hand.
Spring is right around the corner, and it’s time to start thinking about doing some odd jobs outside, planting or transplanting, or just generally sprucing up your garden. Maybe you need a gift for someone who thrives outdoors. Maybe you’re just starting to learn about gardening and need basic supplies Regardless of the reason, Red Dot is the place to be for all your gardening and outdoor needs.
*Brrrrrr* baby it’s cold outside. It’s time to warm up your insides with some yummy recipes to feed your soul and heat up your cold bones!
With the temperature dropping and the rain increasing, nothing says comfort food more than traditional favourites, so we’ve put together a list of our three favourites.
You’ll love them, the kids will love them, and we’re pretty sure Chopper loves them too!
It’s okay, take a breath, Red Dot can help!
The school holidays are almost here, and we can feel stress levels rising as parents tear out their hair wondering how they can keep their little monkey's darlings occupied over the mid-term break.
Red Dot has a few ideas to help you cope over the holidays, so read on and enjoy.
Winter is slowly creeping up on us, bringing shorter days and cold temperatures. Like us humans, our pets prefer to stay cuddled up in a warm blanket, away from the cool, dark, windy conditions. Red Dot are passionate about our pets – we can’t help it, we love all our fur babies!
We want you to keep your pets safe this winter, so here are our top tips to keep your pet’s healthy and happy this winter:
Winter is around the corner, and it is one of the best times to go for a hike. Average winter temperatures in Perth are lovely and mild, so, gather up essential items in a stylish backpack from Red Dot, and set out on a beautiful winter adventure. Winter is around the corner, and it is one of the best times to go for a hike. Average winter temperatures in Perth are lovely and mild, so, gather up essential items in a stylish backpack from Red Dot, and set out on a beautiful winter adventure.
Are you that person who rushes home, pushes past the kids and grabs your fur baby in your arms? Us too!
The good weather is set to last a little bit longer, so why not take advantage of it and plan a picnic this weekend? Red Dot has everything you need for a successful picnic. Follow our top picnic tips and get into your closest Red Dot store.