hey big spender

hey big spender

through our different phases of life, most of us have the tendency to splurge a little on those perceived luxuries at the time. pocket money to me meant collecting 5c pieces and buying a $4.95 single from big w, my first job out of school meant clothes, lots of clothes and my first home meant [...]

weekend in the hamptons

weekend in the hamptons

i wish. but it's no surprise that after a hard earned and most enjoyable three weeks up on the fleurieu peninsula at my favourite beach, carrickalinga i'm left daydreaming about beachside abodes to start off 2017. the hamptons is of course, the pinnacle of beachside decor - surprisingly a style that isn't reserved for these million [...]

money maker

money maker

renovating. the word itself, gives some people a cold shiver but for others it gets their blood rushing - but even more so when there's money to be made. renovating for you and your family to enjoy vs. renovating for profit are 2 VERY different conversations. one common factor to take into consideration however, is [...]

but first, coffee

but first, coffee

now that i have your attention - there is something else that comes to mind when you think of coffee, coffee tables and maybe coffee table books (or maybe that's just me) the coffee table book, an incredibly practical addition to your table because no one wants rings on their tables, & coasters have the [...]

watch the throne

watch the throne

a chair, not only practical but fashionable - "a piece of art" is how Emma Overton from 1000 Chairs would describe the humble, and most unappreciated item of furniture. with the movement of interior design, from ultra modern to minimalist to scandi there is the looming possibility of a space looking a little empty, or [...]