Shop Visits & Interviews

Ink & Spindle

Ink & Spindle are inspired by Australia’s native flora & fauna and the man-made urban environment of Melbourne.  They love working within the limitations of screen printing and hand printing, with all of their designs requiring only one or two colour separations .  You can also choose a pattern and customise the colours for each made […]

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Provincial Home Living

  Give your living room an Autumn makeover, lighting can add to the ambience of your room, creating a cosy atmosphere.  Provincial Home Living’s reproduction of the classic Chesterfield has been given a modern twist with the beautiful 100% natural coloured linen upholstery and with the traditional buttoning hammered brass studs and rolled arms.  Add […]

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Bungalow Living Outdoor Cushions

Bungalow Living Outdoor Cushions Wicker Chair

Summer is a great time to live outdoors, but the sun can be harsh on your outdoor furnishings. Well problem solved with Bungalow Living’s great range of outdoor cushions made with special outdoor fabric.    Navy Trellis Cushion This outdoor fabric is made to be stain and water resistant, as well as resistant to fading […]

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Botticelli House

A new, different kind of store has opened in Brisbane, called Botticelli House. Botticelli House is an importer of antique, vintage and contemporary furniture and decor items. They have 2 outlets: A Brisbane warehouse at 5/237 Fleming Road Hemmant QLD 4174 which is open direct to the public on selected trading days (see website for […]

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West Elm – Chapel Street, Melbourne

Over the Christmas break I was fortunate enough to visit the amazing West Elm store in Chapel Street, South Yarra.  Part of the hugely successful William-Sonoma group, that gave us Pottery Barn, West Elm is the more funky and hip brand in the family. From it’s hometown in Brooklyn, West Elm have come to Chapel […]

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Bed Bath n’ Table Now Online

Bed Bath Table Outdoor Table

One of our favourite retailers, Bed Bath n’ Table is now online.  We don’t know why it’s taken them so long to get online but we’re sure glad they did.  There are loads of decorating products available and with free shipping on all orders over $150 and a flat shipping rate of $15 for smaller […]

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