A global field guide to shopping, style and hidden gems
est. 2007

Category Archive: Design

Birdy of the Week: British Bird Cushions

I’m quite taken with the The Shop Floor Project’s annual British artist cushion collection, particularly the vintage-inspired bird prints by Bedfordshire artist Chris Andrews. Reminiscent of 1940s school-book illustrations, the three designs, including a blue tit, goldfinch and greenfinch, have been printed onto linen twill fabric cushions. They are £59 each and available from The […]

Continue reading >

36 Best Picks of Missoni for Target

Get ready to snap up your favourites from the Missoni for Target Australia collection, which launches on October 8. If you haven’t already circled the date in your diary,  you might like to set up a reminder, as these products are going to move fast. Target has just uploaded the entire collection online, and while […]

Continue reading >

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 […]

Continue reading >

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 […]

Continue reading >

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 […]

Continue reading >

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 […]

Continue reading >