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Category Archive: Design

Just Out: Hide & Seek: The Architecture of Cabins and Hide-Outs

If you’ve ever dreamed about getting away from it all and hiding out in your very own (architect-designed) cabin, you may very well find inspiration in this utterly beautiful new book from Berlin-based publishers, Gestalten. Hide and Seek: The Architecture of Cabins and Hide-Outs follows on from where predecessor and best-seller Rock the Shack leaves […]

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Coming Soon: Missoni for Target Australia

Are you ready for the biggest Designers for Target Australia collaboration yet? If you haven’t already heard, Missoni is coming to Target Australia next month. I’ve often whinged about missing out on all the amazing US Target collaborations, and when we went on holiday to Hawaii earlier this year, I made a beeline for the […]

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Airbnb at IKEA: The ultimate sleepover

When you were little, did you ever wonder what it would be like to get locked up in a shop for the night? On Sunday night here in Sydney, three families did exactly that at IKEA’s Tempe store. Can you imagine? The families applied after spotting a rather unique listing on Airbnb, which apparently caused […]

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Book: Holiday at Home by Mr Jason Grant

Mr Jason Grant is Mr Stylist Extraordinaire. He’s also Mr Bondi. And his second book, Holiday at Home, is an homage to Australian living. A veritable feast of inspirational ideas on how to give your home a holiday makeover, it’s a fantastic angle for an interiors book. After all, who doesn’t want to capture that […]

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Top 12 Beautiful Umbrellas

It’s bucketing down here in Sydney right now. And because it’s not officially spring yet, I can’t even quote ‘Spring Rain’ by The Go-Betweens. (Wee diversion: Do you love The Go-Betweens? Aaah, so good.) Anyway, one online search led to another, and before I knew it, I had rounded up a collection of the most beautiful […]

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Ferm Living AW14 Kids’ Room & Wallpaper

I always look forward to the new collections from Ferm Living, a homewares company who have established themselves as one of the design world’s Danish darlings. The wallpapers always tick the right boxes for me – graphically gorgeous but the designs are unobtrusive and subtle. They’re just… beautiful. And the children’s homewares are consistently charming. […]

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