"Wattle Babies", Sydney: Angus Robertson Illustrations by Australian May Gibbs. These may be "wattle babies" to you, but to me they're gumnut fairies!
The Gumnut Babies books published from 1916 to the - by May Gibbs, Australian author and illustrator
Boronia Baby by
Australia- Gumnut Babies - These cupcakes were designed from a children's book series in Australia 'The Tales of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie'.
May Gibbs; artist: images of Snugglepot, Cuddlepie, Little Lobelia, Ragged Blossom eucalyptus gumnut babies
May Gibbs' Nutcote
Happy Whimsical Hearts- Snugglepot and Cuddlepie
So many gum trees in blossom right now. When I was little and living in the UK my grandparents sent over lots of Australian children's books, I think to remind us that we were Australian.
The Society of Gumnut Artists