CC November Masthead

Christmas Local Lust List

We love supporting local businesses here at HerCanberra…and at Christmas there’s no better time to shop local. We see so many ‘must have’ lists that are chock full of items from overseas companies or interstate online retailers, so we have set out to find the things that we love that you can find in your […]

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10 spots for interior design inspiration

Choosing what to put inside your home can be a delicate task. We want our space to reflect who we are, but it can be difficult to know where to start, and how it will all turn out. The good news is, we’ve got you covered with 10 of our favourite places for interior inspo.  […]

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Lomography (summer) Lovin’

Film is not dead. It’s alive and kicking and calling your name. Lomography is a movement with millions of followers, all dedicated to experimental photography practices and methods. It’s been around for 25 years and in that time, has created, inspired and challenged the norms. What people may consider flaws, Lomography embraces. They’re remarkably easy […]

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A market for the perfect handmade Xmas

Christmas shopping. Now there are two words sure to strike terror into the hearts of the most hardened Canberra woman. Even the most dedicated shoppers amongst us (and I proudly count myself in this group) can find something overwhelming about having to source enough gifts to fill multiple Christmas stockings as well as provide a […]

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Dream Homes: A Natural Habitat

After growing up in a home full of dollhouses, miniatures and tiny things, Shop girl, Flower girl’s Kerist Klekner’s charming home 
in watson is quite the opposite. Kerist has a natural, simplistic and timeless approach when it comes to creating the spaces within her home. Keeping possessions to a minimum and investing in quality items, she has […]

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Gina of Canberra blog StyleCurator wins at London awards     

Canberra based blogger Gina Ciancio has been awarded the Best Australian Interior Blog at the Amara Interior Awards in London this morning for her blog The AMARA Interior Blog Awards celebrates and engages with the most authoritative and well-respected bloggers in the vast interior blogging industry. “It’s such a crazy, rewarding and million other amazing […]

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Matt Blatt replicates their stores in Canberra

Australian furniture powerhouse Matt Blatt have opened their doors for the first time in Canberra. Since its launch nearly 15 years ago, the company has forged its way in the industry producing replicas of prominent furniture designs, such as the iconic Eames Recliner, as well as designs from Hans Wegner, Erik Buch and Jasper Morrison […]

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Where is Corr Blimey? Part One

One design label was noticeably absent at FASHFEST. After presenting wildly popular collections during the first three years of the event, Corr Blimey was not on the catwalk in 2016. So where are Steve Wright and Louisa de Smet and what the heck are they up to? Well, they’re on sabbatical in Wales, living in […]

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Dream Homes: A Modernist Space

GROWING UP IN AN AUSTRALIAN EMBASSY COMPOUND IN BANGKOK, INTERIOR DESIGNER VANESSA HAWES’ FIRST CHILDHOOD HOME WAS A FAR CRY FROM THE TYPICAL AUSSIE RED BRICK BUILDING WITH GRASSY BACKYARD. Rather, four 60s-style houses designed for the tropics were positioned around a large communal garden where families would come and go, living rooms opening onto […]

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Schlich Haus sets sleek design standards

Set high on a tree-lined street in Yarralumla, Schlich Haus redefines the concept of a dream home. The new residence has been created by Monarch Building Solutions to showcase to the public how the boundaries of building and design can be pushed – then elevated to new heights. The house offers a glimpse into the […]

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