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Ferm LIVING’s spring/summer 2015 collection

February 6, 2015

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This is Ferm LIVING’s new spring/summer 2015 collection. There are so many wonderful pieces to choose from that I’m kind of glad you can’t get their whole collection here because I would probably bankrupt myself, but I’m also sad that you can’t get their whole collection here. If you know where I’m coming from. Although I think there is as store in Hyde Park that stocks some of their stuff. I better steer clear.

– Danish label ferm LIVING draws on Scandinavian design traditions and retro charm – but with a distinctive graphic edge that makes every item firmly contemporary.

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GIVEAWAYS, home stuff

GIVEAWAY – Win a Graeme Bettles lamp

July 7, 2014

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The awesome Graeme Bettles Design company from Cape Town mailed me a couple of days ago to tell me that they are sending Shangie one of their amazing ‘Sitting Lamps’ (first lamp below) for her new bedroom, which I’m super excited about. Graeme Bettles is a talented local designer who left his career in advertising to explore his creativity in furniture and product design and who is definitely making some very cool things to lust over. His latest design in his character lamp series is ‘The Shy Lamp’, which I also think is very cool.

But I’ll tell you what’s even cooler, Greame is not only going to send me one lamp, but TWO. One for our home and one for 1 of yours. And not only is it super easy to enter, but we’re randomly choosing the winner in swift time too. Next Tuesday the 15th of July I’ll let you guys know whose taking home either ‘The Shy Lamp’ or a ‘Sitting Lamp’, the choice is all yours.

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handmade stuff, home stuff, products

Chiaozza

June 23, 2014

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Chiaozza makes quirky, fun furniture like colourful shelves, mirrors, birdhouses and some crazy plant sculptures. I wouldn’t mind some of these pieces in my house. And then when I was putting this post together I realised that I blogged about this couple’s super awesome loft apartment in Brooklyn last year sometime. They live in a space with built in cabins, it’s such a cool space, click here if you would like to have a look see.

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design, home stuff

Tomás Alonso

May 26, 2014

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These furniture designs are by Spanish designer Tomás Alonso. I was taking a wonder through his site today and landed up finding quite a few pieces which I thought were pretty damn cool. His asthetic is clean and simple from the actual design, to the materials he uses to his colour palette. I really think he has some amazing work in his portfolio.

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DESIGN, interiors

Stockholm apartment

May 2, 2014

Just take a quick look at this damn fine apartment in Stockholm. How great are the high ceilings, wooden floors, huge windows, decor, checkered floors, furniture? Aaaaaa it’s like a pretty grown-up’s flat that wears pretty clothing and has a pretty face and a pretty job and a pretty life. Elgh.

Below is what the apartment looked like before this, it was till owned by the same person and it was nicely done up, but now it looks like it’s wearing a 24 carat gold Lindt chocolate bunny, if that makes sense. Of course it does.

AFTER:

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design, interiors, other cool bloggers

Sorrento beach house

April 23, 2014

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This beautiful, light and bright space is a weekend retreat that belongs to Melbourne interior architect and designer Shareen Joel. I love everything about it, the openness created by the natural light and use of white and timbre floors and then the darker spaces too, like the bathroom and outside shower. It’s situated near the beach and I can only imagine that it’s surroundings are as beautiful as this little holiday nook.

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