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The highs, the lows, and the #trending themes which emerged in our world in 2018!

Gardens

A Florist's Lush Inner City Garden

Florist Sean Cook's monotonal Sydney garden, by landscape designer Richard Unsworth.
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The Ultimate Melbourne Share House

We're talking 4.5 bedrooms, Victorian mansion vibes, with rambling garden, and a h 70's revival interior. Is this Melbourne’s BEST sh...

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A Magnificent Cedar Cabin In Wyong Creek

Explore the Central Coast home of interior consultant and author Natalie Walton, and family.

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Elka Collective's Calming New Flagship Store

Pairing luxe, natural materials with a soft colour palette, this fashion retailer’s new store reflects its brand ethos.
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A Home That Bridges Past And Present

A sprawling, eclectic home in regional Victoria, with its own mini pub!

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Lucy's Freekah Salad With Crunchy Veg, Roasted Almonds and Herbs

A fabulously filling and more-ish salad, to kick start a healthy 2019!
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Interiors

Japanese Design Meets The Australian Farmhouse

A historic farmhouse in Beechworth, Victoria, boldly reimagined by Doherty Design Studio. 
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The 10 Most Envy-Inducing Architectural Homes of Last Year

We look back on our top ten most popular architectural homes of 2018.

Creative People

Another Amazing Local Furniture Maker You Need To Know About

Melbourne-based designer-maker Thomas Lentini is one of our favourite local craftspeople right now.
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Lift Your Home With These Subtle Tones

Get that holiday glow for your home all year long with these subtle tones!

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The Best Getaways In Victoria

Just in time for the holidays, we delve into our travel archives for the most spectacular short escapes and day trip destinations in our hom...

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10 Great Vegetarian Recipes For Meat Free Week!

National Meat Free Week starts today! We offer up some quick and tasty vegetarian meal ideas to be inspired by.

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The Best Beach Houses

As we all count down the days 'til summer break, we revisit some of our favourite beachside homes.
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Workshop Envy

In honour of 'Man Week', we revisit the most enviable craftsman caves from our archive!
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10 Unreal, Architectural Homes You Can Stay In!

Holiday in your archi dream-home... our roundup of Australia's best designer short-stay options!
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4 Great Getaways In New South Wales

Our favourite NSW road trip itineraries, with intel from local experts!

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8 Of The Best Productive Gardens

Brimming with fruits, vegetables, and rare plants, these gardens put substance (and sustenance!) over style!

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Cabin Fever!

2018 was the year of the cabin / shack / hut / off-the-grid tiny dream home. Today, we revisit our favourites.

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A Triumphant West Brunswick Extension

The humble Californian bungalow, transformed and updated by Taylor Knights architects.

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A Self-Built Weekender Cabin

Lucy and Nathan Hersey's tiny off-the-grid retreat, in regional Victoria.

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Julia's Brown Rice And Salmon Bowl

Stuck for dinner tonight (and lunch tomorrow)? Julia Busuttil Nishimura has got you covered with this quick and easy bowl!
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Architecture

A Converted Rural Retreat Like No Other!

As you can see from the project in Trafalgar, Gippsland, Wolveridge Architects have 'The Nak’ for great design!

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The Schiavello's Grand Homestead In The Goulburn Murray

A swoon-worthy 400-hectare property in Molesworth, Central Victoria is an impressive country retreat for Melbourne's Schiavello family.

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As part of our new series of inspired entertaining ideas, created in partnership with Jansz Tasmania, we share a how-to on styling a relaxed affair that incorporates our favourite ideas for outdoor gatherings.

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We're closing our 2018 podcast season with a special guest – our very own boss-lady, Lucy Feagins!

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Food

Lucy's Extra Special Potato Salad

A fancy, French-style potato salad with all the trimmings!
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Art

7 Women Shaking Up The Australian Art Scene

The trailblazing artists making their own unique mark on Australia's creative landscape. 
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Architecture

A Generous And Spacious Family Dream Home

Architecture firm Preston Lane transform this suburban Melbourne home into a space of dramatic volume and light, with a few surprising detai...

Regional

Self-Sufficient Living + Skincare At Saarinen Organics

Meet the treechangers in Wyndham, NSW, whose shift from food production to skincare made their farm a viable business.
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Interiors

Japanese Design Meets The Australian Farmhouse

A historic farmhouse in Beechworth, Victoria, boldly reimagined by Doherty Design Studio. 
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Gardens

A New Way To Experience The Garden Of St Erth

The Diggers Club's rambling open garden in Blackwood, just outside Melbourne, now offers glamping!
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Architecture

A Not So Suburban Family Home!

A showstopping house in Ivanhoe, with a surprising interior feature by KUD Architecture.

Creative People

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Lift Your Home With These Subtle Tones

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Homes

A Home That Bridges Past And Present

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Food

Lucy's Freekah Salad With Crunchy Veg, Roasted Almonds and Herbs

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A New Collection From One Of Melbourne's Most Established Ceramicists

Brunswick-based potter Sophie Moran’s 'Quarry Collection' is a revelation, worthy of quiet consideration.
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