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04 Feb Retro Jan Sale

[caption id="attachment_3337" align="aligncenter" width="524"] Retro Jan Sale Now On[/caption] If you haven't already heard of Retro Jan, I highly recommend you check them out. I use a lot of their pieces in client homes - they are affordable and on trend. They have a sale on now too where you'll find 40% off ottomans, outdoor dining...

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03 Feb Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Lollipops - Heart Ring - Tassels - Card - Vase It still feels like the year has only just begun but Valentine's Day is creeping up ever so quickly! Do you celebrate Valentine's Day with your loved one and if yes, what are you hoping for this year? Emma x...

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01 Feb How To: Refresh Your Sofa

[caption id="attachment_3350" align="aligncenter" width="576"] New Cushions = Instant Facelift[/caption] Cushions above are available from Nest Designs Online Store 1. More is More - in my book, the less is more rule can never apply to cushions so pile them high! 2. Matchy Matchy No No - live a little and try mixing patterns. Keep one colour consistent in...

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30 Jan Armadillo & Co 2014 Range

[caption id="attachment_3321" align="aligncenter" width="433"] Armadillo & Co Designer Collection 2014[/caption] The new Designer Collection from rug supplier Armadillo & Co has just been launched. The stunning range is available only through decorators and designers and features 51 colours to choose from in a variety of patterns so you can custom make a rug to suit your home. Such...

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29 Jan How to: do a trip to the flower markets…

[caption id="attachment_3295" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Sydney Flower Markets[/caption] Last week I took two friends to the Sydney Flower Markets in Flemington. It was their first visit and quite a fun experience for them, it got me thinking though that you really do need to be prepared for an early morning visit to the flower markets and thought...

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17 Jan Nursery Workshops

[caption id="attachment_3289" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Image by Nina Claire Photography for Olliella. Styled by me.[/caption] Planning is well and truly underway to get the first Eco-Nursery Workshop up and running with Sonya from EcoLuxe. We're planning an afternoon of nursery styling, advice on selecting non-toxic items for the nursery and great discounts to help you set up your...

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09 Jan Christmas Table Styling

Happy New Year! That summer break totally flew past didn't it?! [caption id="attachment_3276" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Christmas Table Styling[/caption] Here's a look at my Christmas table styling, I tried to use all Australian native flowers like I mentioned in my Christmas Inspiration post (okay, there's a few that aren't) and mixed it with found objects. My Christmas table...

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