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Category Archive: Australian homewares

Melbourne Shopping: New Jardan Flagship

Shopping for furniture and homewares in Melbourne just got that much better (big call), with the opening of the new Jardan flagship store on Church Street, Richmond. I’ve been a longtime fan of this niche Australian brand ever since I laid eyes on the handsome Nook sofa, so I’m excited by these first glimpses inside […]

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Revealed: The Etsy Design Awards Finalists

It’s official. Australia has talent. No, I’m not talking about that staid old show with Simon Cowell (is he still on it? was he ever on it?), I’m talking about the 58 stellar finalists for the inaugural Etsy Design Awards. And now it’s your turn to vote for your favourite Australian Etsy seller (and get […]

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My Dining Room Makeover

This is a sponsored post for Freedom. Please see full disclosure at bottom of post. It’s been a long time coming (10 months, to be precise), but after the first round of renovations and decorating, here’s the first look at our home (aka The Treehouse). The Treehouse is a distinctive pole house built in the […]

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Shopping in London: Dinosaur Designs

Londoners, get ready to add a pair of iconic Australian-designed resin salad servers to your top drawer – Dinosaur Designs has arrived in town. Located in the new Ham Yard Hotel, the store offers Londoners the first opportunity to wander around an oasis of Australian design excellence, right in the heart of Soho. Adding to […]

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21 Great Value New Buys for Your Home

Real Living Dina quilt cover, $109-$119, from Target Australia. All the new spring/summer homewares are dropping into stores in Australia right now, and I can’t help but feel excited about summer – and giving our home a good spring clean. The thing is, we’re right in the middle of renovating, and I’ve just been made […]

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Sneak Peek: Freedom Spring Summer 2014

I love getting a first look at homewares collections, and nothing has got me more excited than Freedom‘s fresh and super-pretty line-up for Australian summer, 2014. As many of you know, we are currently renovating our house, and just like all of you who have attempted home renovations, it’s not a cheap or relaxing business. […]

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