Hunters & Gatherers
About Anne and Jacqui
Anne Sherlock and Jacqui Thomas are design hunters and creators. Their careers span design creation and design management in Australia and Internationally. They share an enduring passion for creating an enhanced lifestyle through beautiful designer homewares and the integration of good design into our homes and our lives.
Anne has a background in consumer branding, fashion and designer homewares and a forensic interest in lifestyle products ranging from furniture to jewellery. She is a keen collector of watches and with a surname like ‘Sherlock’, she is quite naturally an astute discoverer of funky and beautiful designer gifts.
Jacqui, a doer of many things and true design hunter, has a quirky leaning toward the right side of the brain. She loves designer objects that are inspired by real passion, that have rich origins, real character and depth. With an uncanny ability to match unique objects to people, her joy is to delight and surprise, putting a smile in the minds and on the faces of the people she encounters.
Together they hunt and gather unique Australian productsTogether, as ‘Hunters and Gatherers’ of Australian design, they've discovered a fantastic collection of Australian designer homewares, furniture, tech accessories, unique gifts and, of course, the amazing designers who have created them.
About Sooper DesignSooperDesign.com.au is an online destination for creative thinkers and design hunters with links to trends, news and events in Australian design. The unique designer products curated here by the Sooper team will help you to find contemporary objects of design for a special someone or as a designer corporate gift, all in one easy to navigate design gift shop.
Sooper Design was created to nurture Australian design
Sooper Design was created out of the desire to share and discover Australia’s talented design community and provide a mainstream platform to showcase products of excellence and innovation. It's a place where you can find super design without the long and frustrating search.
Anne and Jacqui are dedicated to assisting Australian products by fostering the design community here. Sooper Design aims to assist in building successful and sustainable businesses, creating awareness of designers through profiles and blogs and making Australian objects of design available to you directly through our design shop online.
Sooper Design features designer homewares and unique gifts curated by passionate hunters and gatherers of objects of design
Enjoy being part of our Sooper world,
Jacqui and Anne