Sydney has had the most abysmal weather the last week and a bit. The clouds have hung low and the skies have emptied torrents of rain. It’s been cold and bleak to say the least. Sadly, the weather has at times matched my mood. I’ve tried hard to blame the weather […]
Recently, I’ve been particularly drawn to the vibrant colour and intricate detail of Mexican otomi embroideries. Don’t you just love how festive they feel? I’ve seen them as embroidered bedspreads and table cloths too, such stunning homewares.
I distinctly remember announcing to my parents when I was in 3rd grade that I wanted to be an author of children’s books. I attended creative writing classes and workshops – I was even part of a ‘club’ that you could submit your writing to in the hope of […]
The gloriously warm weather that’s begun here in Sydney has made me excited for summer and all the wonderful things associated with it. Long days at the beach, light and airy dresses – and colour! What is it about the cooler months that deters people from colour and pattern? Somedays I […]
There’s no denying that I love interesting and often unusual colour combinations. So it’s no surprise that I’m loving Rachel Whightman’s stunning necklaces for her brand Not Tuesday. I think they’d make the perfect addition to any spring time ensemble as the weather (finally) begins to warm.
With the 2012 London Olympics set to commence at any second, it’s no surprise that there are more and more English inspired delights popping up around the place. I think the London Calling tea towel by Mozi would be a sweet tribute to the games in any kitchen, don’t […]
I couldn’t help but show you these.
Matt and I spent a lazy Sunday afternoon in Sydney’s beautiful Balmain delighting over the a-maz-ing delicacies of Adriano Zumbo (of Master Chef Australia fame). I couldn’t decide if the macaroon colours or flavours were more appealing!
Do yourself a favour and taste them for yourself. […]