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Inside the Home of Travis Boak

Featured, Home & Lifestyle

Heritage meets hi-tech in this impeccably designed home, tucked away in one of Adelaide’s favourite beachside suburbs.  Words Laura Mappas / Photography Kirsty Burns    This sprawling home is not what you’d expect from a young footballer. Lofty ceilings with ornate cornices, statement chandeliers and custom-built cabinetry are just a few of the things that give it it’s […]

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REAL HOME: Nordic Style

Editor's blog, Featured, Home & Lifestyle

A love of Scandi-inspired style, and the need for more space to accommodate their growing family of six, lead this couple to re-think, re-organise and re-design.  Photography Kirsty Burns  Owners  Professional organiser, product and food stylist, and owner of Shop With Sarah interior shopping tours, Sarah Shanahan, her husband Matthew, four children and cocker spaniel Barney.   Scandi-inspired interiors have […]

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HOW TO: Plant the Perfect Roses

Home & Lifestyle, Life

Roses are tough and love our Adelaide climate, growing well in an open space positioned under the sun. Dormant in winter, planting them now has a few benefits – they are more affordable, easier to plant, there are larger selections and planting now means more time for roots to adjust and thrive. So grab your gardening […]

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The Girl Gang Wellness

Editor's blog, Featured, Home & Lifestyle

Living in a plugged-in society, we are constantly exposed to the highlight reels of others ‘ideal’ lives across social media. Whether we are scrolling past countless hot bikini selfies on Instagram or looking at blogs of people on enviable exotic holidays, it can be detrimental to our mental health, particularly for young girls. Counsellor and founder of The Girl Gang […]

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Grand Design / Real Home

Editor's blog, Featured, Home & Lifestyle

It may be grand in scale, but by cleverly combining family heritage and heirlooms with designer buys and country comforts this family have created an ambient space that feels like home.  Words and styling Laura Mappas / Photography Kirsty Burns   The owners  Olivia Just, former retail marketing executive and passionate home decorator, her husband Alistair, their two daughters Charlotte, nine, and Sophie, […]

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Designer Profile: Kirsty Worthy / Luxe Style Co.

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Luxe Style Co. is home to a deliberate mix of designer brands, boutique furniture and owner Kirsty Worthy’s own line of furniture and accessories. Not sure where to start when it comes to styling your own home? No problem, this busy mum-of-two can help with that too.  Tell me a bit about Luxe Style Co.  […]

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Plant It & Pot It – Norwood Garden Centre

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Plants add beauty, ambience and colour to any home and garden, but for those of us who aren’t green-thumbs, it can be hard knowing exactly what style of plant suits a particular spot. On the hunt for on-trend plants and planter-pot accessories, we travelled to Norwood Garden Centre for guidance on how to style our space. […]