Dedicated market for Perth artists

We are excited to be holding our very first Art Upmarket on 25 August 2018.  The reason behind this new event is that we know that the target customers for these type of businesses (artists) are a bit different to those for our regular Upmarket.  We have had feedback from local artists that many galleries are closing down and they...

In the media: Jo Duffy Artist

It was great to see talented local artist Joanne Duffy featured in The Post Newspapers recently. Jo showcased her work at March Upmarket and is one of the artists who will be featured at the new Art Upmarket event in August.  Read her story below: Mt Claremont award-winning artist Jo Duffy draws inspiration for her unique paintings from the diverse...




Brighten your home this Autumn

Looking for some inspiration to freshen up your decor this autumn? March Upmarket features a great collection of unique, locally designed homewares - from quirky planters to graphic cushions, ambient candles to luxe textiles, there is something for every home. Meet the makers and shop at Upmarket on Sunday 25 March at UWA. Can't wait until then? Check out our...

Creatives in Action: Miss Willow Designs Handmade Ceramics

When Lauren Williams was looking for something to sink her teeth into, she ended up taking a ceramics class. She immediately fell in love with the world of ceramics and from there created Miss Willow Designs in 2006. With an Interior Design background, Lauren has a great eye for design and a love for creating beautiful things. All of her...

In the media: Raisin’ Bakery

[caption id="attachment_20574" align="aligncenter" width="1273"] Raisin' Bakery featured in The Post newspaper[/caption]   At Perth Upmarket, we are about helping local creative businesses get in front of customers and achieve success. It is great to see talented local people like the girls from Raisin' Bakery featured in the media, like this story in The Post Newspapers ahead of our last Upmarket.

Gold sponsor case study: Meeting City of Subiaco’s strategic vision & increasing community engagement

The three year City of Subiaco sponsorship of Perth Upmarket resulted in valuable community engagement within Subiaco as well as cross promotion of events and branding. Each quarter, Perth Upmarket coordinated and funded workshops involving our creative retailers to support existing City of Subiaco events or new initiatives. These included: A workshop for ratepayers on “taking your hobby to market”...

Silver sponsor case study: Showcasing Hire in Style WA to engaged couples

Hire in Style WA provide high end event furniture and styling. As a silver sponsor of Wedding Upmarket, they styled the August 2017 event, showcasing their talent and services to more than 1,000 engaged couples attending. This provided them with quality leads, enquiries and bookings. They also received significant brand exposure through all of our event marketing to a highly...

Platinum sponsor case study: Extending UWA’s reach

Sponsoring Perth Upmarket provides The University of Western Australia (UWA) with unique marketing opportunities and exposure to a significant database of highly engaged customers and retailers. The UWA brand and name is prominently included in all digital and printed communication materials as well as advertising and PR, with additional advertising spaces and the opportunity to promote specific messages to the...

Upmarket giving UWA student valuable marketing experience

Meet Sharmaine, our marketing intern. Sharmaine is finishing her studies at the University of Western Australia, majoring in Marketing & Japanese. In her penultimate semester of her degree, she was able to work with us, expanding her current skillset and putting the theory she has been learning into practice. Sharmaine said she wanted to do the Perth Upmarket internship for...