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  • Inspiration, Products

    Kmart Finds

    In the last few years Kmart in Australia has refreshed both their brand and product range too. I can’t help but imagine it has something to do with the popularity of home renovation…

  • Inspiration

    Making Tracks

    In 1977 at the age of 27, writer Robyn Davidson set off to walk across Australia with her dog and four camels. She made the 2,700 km journey from Alice Springs to the Indian…

  • Dream Homes, Inspiration

    A Tiny Apartment In Carlton

    I often joke with my parents that I’ll come home to Australia and move into their garden shed, because real estate is so expensive. This clever home in Melbourne is not so…

  • Dream Homes, Inspiration

    Pegboard at Studio Swine

    This tiny workspace is a mere 10 metres square and home of Studio Swine in London. For me, pegboard brings back memories of working in retail and tools in my grandfathers shed. The…

  • Inspiration, Products

    Magic Carpets

    Some favorites from our hunt for the living room! It’s impossible to decide with so many factors to consider; the style, the scale, the color, the texture, the size. There are so many colorful and…

  • Dream Homes, Inspiration

    The Apartment, Copenhagen

    This space in Copenhagen is a concept store fittingly named The Apartment. Created by Tina Seidenfaden Busck and Pernille Hornhaver, the space in Christianshavn is used to display their rotating inventory of furniture, art and design. These…

  • Dream Homes, Inspiration

    Süsk and Banoo

    I first started reading Süsk and Banoo years ago when the couple were renovating their London home. Since then I’ve followed their moves to Helsinki and Paris, where they’ve continued to create lovely spaces along the way. Knowing this challenge…

  • Inspiration, Products

    Oyyo Rugs

    During our search for a living room rug, I stumbled on these ones by Swedish brand Oyyo. Thanks to this beautiful campaign imagery, I remember when they were first launched years ago by Lina Zedig…

  • Dream Homes, Inspiration

    Fujigaoka M by Sinato

    Hello new dream home! Located in Yokohama, this apartment was designed by architecture firm Sinato. The central wall cleverly creates two bedrooms and incorporates shelves and storage in a space that is…

  • Dream Homes, Inspiration

    15 Best Tokyo AirBNBs

    Last year was a busy year of settling into Tokyo with lots of wonderful visitors joining us along the way. In fact, with our new proximity to Australia we’ve had more visitors than we…

  • Dream Homes, Inspiration

    A Tiny House in Oregon

    It seems my love of tiny homes will never end! This is the home of interior designer Jessica Helgerson, which despite its Scandinavian look, is located on Sauvie Island near Portland in Oregon. There’s…

  • Dream Homes, Inspiration

    A Treehouse in Hawaii

    I love Airbnb. Sometimes I get stuck browsing listings for hours. I just love seeing inside peoples homes, gathering interior ideas and generally dreaming about travel. It’s exactly how I found the…

  • Dream Homes, Inspiration

    Minimod

    Back when we were living in the states and traveling a lot for work, I really got into minimalism. I spent my hours reading all about the beauty of living with less and slowly found myself reducing…

  • Inspiration, Products

    Lagerhaus Wish List

    I’ve mentioned before how much I love Lagerhaus. For affordable bits and bobs, it’s one of my favorite little stores in Sweden. My current picks include geometric shapes, metallic finishes and hints of pale pink and dark…