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Gusset or no gusset? And do you need one?

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Gusset or no gusset? And do you need one?

Lets talk GUSSETS!

Simply put a gusset is a piece of material sewn into a garment to strengthen or enlarge a part of it, such as the collar of a shirt or the crotch of an undergarment!

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Shock horror! You can IRON cork!

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Shock horror! You can IRON cork!

SHOCK HORROR! You can IRON cork!

Not that I am a fan of ironing you understand, but you can actually iron your Corker items (if you so chose!)

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Meeting the Fam!

Meeting the Fam!

Whilst the majority of the worlds cork oak trees (Quercus suber) are found in Portugal and Southern Europe), New Zealand does in fact have a few prominent mature Cork Trees. One of note is found in the centre of Nelson, whilst the other is located just North of Auckland, in Wenderholm regional park.  So a couple of days ago, I headed along with some of the Corker range to see this magnificent tree up close and personal and to take a few pictures! And this tree didn't disappoint! Situated in the carpark, overlooking the boat ramp this beautiful old tree was full...

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What does a Corker product feel like?

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What does a Corker product feel like?

Have you ever wondered what a Cork bag or purse will feel like? It's surprisingly soft and tactile to the touch.

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Cleaning your Corker items

Cleaning your Corker items

Can you clean cork? And if so, how? This is a question we get asked often. YES you can! And it's super EASY too! Over time and with repeated use, your Corker bag, purse or wallet may need a "little" freshen up. Follow our expert guide on how to ensure your Corker item looks as great as the day you purchased it! Items you will need. 2 x Reusable soft cloth Gentle soap Soft toothbrush (optional) 1) Dampen a reusable soft cloth (choose a soft cloth to avoid scratching your item) with warm water and one or two drops of soap (eco...

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