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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Braddon’s newest apartment hot spot

The transformation of Braddon from industrial precinct to Canberra’s most creative commercial hub has been swift and dramatic. And now everyone wants a piece of the action – not to mention the real estate. But a new commercial and residential development promises something a little different – an apartment building that celebrates the industrial heritage […]

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Lady Larissa’s Wild Flowers

Judging by the recent demand for flower crowns, flower walls and flower cakes, floristry isn’t just about traditional bouquets anymore. Larissa Hrstic, the florist behind Lady Larissa Florist and Stylist, likes her flowers to look wild and free, reflecting her personal style. “I’m into natural looking arrangements,” she says. “I don’t like structured. I think […]

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Property: Denman Prospect Stage 2 Land Auction

Denman Prospect’s Stage 2 Land Auction will be held Saturday 10 September 2016. Prospective homebuyers will have the opportunity to bid on 30 residential blocks within the previously unreleased sections of ‘Mountain View’ and ‘Denman Ridge’, with prices starting from $395,000. Previous auctions of the blocks in the first stage at Denman Prospect were strongly contested, with prices reflecting the […]

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Knight Shift: Customising Canberra

“We are excited about the opportunities that we can offer businesses, creatives and individuals” Logan Knight, Creative Director of leading creative communications agency Coordinate, alongside wife Christina, Senior Consultant of Callida Consulting, have combined their skills in design and business to create custom printing and apparel company – Knight Shift. #PowerCouple much? We think so. […]

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Her Home: an Eclectic Escape

Emma believes that the key to creating a memorable home is surrounding herself with things she loves Taking inspiration from travels and art, HerCanberra’s Emma Macdonald’s Ainslie home is eclectic, collected and bold — a sanctuary for her busy family. Having inherited her mother’s eye for unique pieces, Emma believes that the key to creating a […]

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