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Category Archive: Sydney exhibitions

Australian Design: Lisa Tilse

Today I’m excited to introduce you to the stunning new work by multi-disciplinary maker Lisa Tilse. This collection of delicate porcelain, fibre and mixed media vessels is part of a group show at Sydney’s Gaffa Gallery, called ‘Intimacies and Dichotomies’. Lisa is no stranger to the online and design worlds. Her popular blog, The Red […]

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Win! Tickets to Grand Designs Live Show

Watching other people build the home of their dreams is something of an obsession for many people, who like me, get a kick out of these overly-ambitious projects that inevitably run over-time and over-budget. We can attempt to dream, just like them, as they stand in their hard hats in the middle of a field […]

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Out and about in Sydney: Sydney Design

If you love design and happen to be in Sydney between the 3rd and 18th of August, you might like to book yourself in for some of the excellent talks, tours and workshops lined up for this year’s Sydney Design. Now in its 16th year, more than 75 events across the city will explore the […]

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A wee birdy week, in pictures

According to Instagram, my week looked like this… I made a last-minute makeshift Halloween costume for my 20 month-old toddler. We already had a lion’s hat from IKEA, so I crafted a matching mane/bib out of three different squares of felt. I traced around a mug to make the neckline, and then I used scissors […]

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Birdy pick of the month: SHAG

Californian artist SHAG (aka JoSH AGle) has always had a thing for beautiful birds – of the feathered variety, naturally – although come to think of it, there are very few of his works that haven’t portrayed some lovely lounging ladies of the bouffant hair and bikini variety, either. As a long-time fan of SHAG’s […]

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A wee birdy week – in pictures

According to Instagram, this is what the last week or so in my life looked like. We went back to Cockatoo Island in Sydney today to see the rest of the Biennale of Sydney. It finishes next week so make sure you catch it before it goes. It was a glorious day on Sydney Harbour, […]

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