Posts From the monthly archives: "June 2014"

I am seeing Pink and Gold popping up everywhere in the interiors and homewares scene.  I’m loving this feminine and pretty combination. Monika from The Doctor’s Closet blog has introduced these colours to create a beautiful home office.  She has used the gold shelves to introduce pops of pink in her accessories.  Love…(Read More)

The Round Table


We are gearing up for the move into our ‘granny’ 1980s house on Friday.  The plans for the new build have begun (in my head) and one item high on the wish list is a round dining table.  I love how a round dining table has a more relaxed feel and creates a sense of…(Read More)

Animal print is prominent in this winter’s fashion scene.  Not solely for the fashion world though, I think zebra print is a great addition to an interior.  As with most trends, too much animal is gawdy.  Just a small amount is perfect to add a touch of glamour to a space. via via A…(Read More)

I hadn’t planned on writing a post about Bushrangers Bay but after our impromptu visit last weekend, I wanted to share this hidden gem.  The walking path to the Bay is accessed from Boneo Road, near Flinders, on the Mornington Peninsula. It is just over one hours drive from Melbourne. The scenery along the…(Read More)

As the temperature drops in Melbourne, I find my escape in images of beautiful coastal homes.  One of my favourite summer palettes is Navy with a Neutral.  I particularly like the mix of navy and a natural element such as rattan.  It reminds me of the classic Ralph Lauren beach house style, luxurious yet comfortable…(Read More)

I have been anticipating the recent opening of the Hamyard Hotel in London’s Soho.  Each room has been individually designed in the classic style of British Interior Designer, Kit Kemp. I fell in love with Kit Kemps’ work a year ago when my husband and I stayed at the The Crosby Street Hotel in…(Read More)

I’ve been inspired to do a Green and White feature after seeing so many beautiful photos on Social Media of the newly opened Nantucket Kitchen and Bar in Brisbane.  Influenced by the owner’s visit to Martha’s Vineyard, with the design expertise of Oliveaux Interiors,  the fit out of NKB shows a true…(Read More)

Garden Farewell


Today marks the last day in our home, the movers are in and we are arriving on my parents’ doorstep, dog and all.  Yes, we found a new home and no, it is not the ‘forever’ one…… yet.  We plan to live in the very daggy 1980s house (think white Berber carpet, low ceilings and…(Read More)