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Style Curator: Greenery in your home

According to Pantone Colour Institute, 2017 is the year of Greenery – a versatile, trans-seasonal colour that represents nature and balance.  Furniture and homewares stores are filled with this on-trend, fresh and zesty colour, and we’ve curated a few of our favourite finds.  Green is a revitalising colour that when brought into the home can […]

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The Perfect Dinner Party Meets Flower Power

Walking through impeccably-styled homeware stores or clicking through the seemingly endless styling and food blogs across the web can be an escape. An escape into a paradise of perfectly arranged, manicured and primped living. And—as more than mere fantasy—these outlets can prove the perfect inspiration. However, even the best inspiration can be in vain if you […]

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A Space To Breathe

FOR MOST OF US, OUR HOME IS OUR REFUGE — A PLACE TO SEEK RESPITE FROM THE PRESSURES OF THE WORLD OUTSIDE. We speak to one woman whose Kangaroo Valley cottage has been transformed into the perfect place. ~ Sydney is a fast-paced, crowded place, crisscrossed by a network of roads and rail lines. Always […]

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Home Curator, Style Curator: Gina Ciancio

It’s been two and a half years since Gina Ciancio pursued her passion for style and design to start her blog, Style Curator. Gina’s keen eye for design has won her many fans, not least on her Style Curator Instagram, where a cool 10,200 followers watch her every move and flat lay. Now Gina prepares […]

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Eight cute DIY Christmas decorations

Want to decorate your house with Christmas decorations but want to avoid tinsel and baubles like they were the plague? I feel you! Luckily for you, here are eight DIY ideas to get you into the Christmas spirit, ranging from super simple (ie. lazy) to a little more creative. Enjoy! Gingerbread Cookie Garland This DIY […]

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Red and Green Should Never Be Seen: Xmas Decorating Ideas

Technically, it’s supposed to be “blue and green should never be seen”… But, however, you want to rhyme it, the classic red and green colour scheme of Christmas can be a nightmare. Even if you manage to make it look good, the colour scheme can pass into cheesy Christmas territory, so avoid the colours all […]

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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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