Jackie Kennedy decor

I was searching yesterday for blue bedroom images as inspiration for my bedroom makeover I told you about last week. And I stumbled upon this picture… A lot of things jumped out at me:The soft blue/grey, the chandelier, the Louis armchair, the frames above each bedside table, that really tall dresser mirror. And then I… Read More

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Photoshop effects on Saturday’s photos

I have been looking into Lomo cameras and Lomography. An extract from Wikipedia: “Lomography emphasizes casual, snapshot photography. Characteristics such as over-saturated colors, off-kilter exposure, blurring, “happy accidents,” and alternative film processing are often considered part of the “Lomographic Technique.”Check it out some beautiful Lomo shots here http://www.lomography.com/ So I thought I’d cheat and try… Read More

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A corner of my home

I thought I’d post a snap shot of little corners of my home each week. This photo is taken at the entrance of our bedroom and is of three postcards we picked up in Paris a few years ago that I had framed. They are old advertisements for Soir de Paris Bourjois perfume and I… Read More

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My new fav movie – It’s Complicated

I went to the movies on Monday night with my lovely sister-in-law. It was just the perfect evening, so nice to get out at night. My local movie theatre is a beautiful old art deco cinema, which makes the movie experience all the more pleasant! Much nicer than going to a big noisy complex. Image… Read More

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Happy Australia Day

Max Dupain – Sunbaker via here Happy Australia Day everyone!I hope you have a wonderful day and enjoy the time off with family and friends. In celebration I’ve put together a small selection, which is my take on the quintessential Aussie artists to celebrate our beautiful country! Enjoy! Margaret Preston – Corner of Mosman Bay… Read More

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My every day objects

I thought I’d do something a bit different for today’s post and put together a grouping the things which I use every day and have become my routine. It’s actually an interesting exercise to do. Stop and think what would be on your ‘every day’ list… By Admin | Filed under Uncategorized | Tags: About… Read More

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Craft Project: Bunting

I made bunting for William’s room with the left over Alexander Henry ‘Juicy Jungle’ fabric and some navy and white striped fabric I had left over from sewing Will’s nursery decor.The photos aren’t great sorry but you get the picture. I wanted something to jazz up that wall and the bunting sits nicely above the… Read More