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September Bed Post

This month I am sharing a combination using my favourite kantha quilt, some cushions from Ishka, one of the pom pom cushions and thrifted pillow cases.

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Sketchbook Project 2018

I received an email this morning from The Sketchbook Project to let me know they have received my sketchbook and it’s on the shelf in The Brooklyn Art Library in New York! So I thought you guys would like to … Continue reading

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Tie Dye Pillow Slips, PANTONE colour of the year and January Bed Post.

I don’t use purple a lot in my decorating. The only place it tends to appear is in my bedroom and it’s not a colour I feel really comfortable with. But guess what the PANTONE colour of the year for … Continue reading

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November Bed Post

Red, purple, pink, black and white. Inspired by my favourite vintage kantha and combined with my crazy cat lady duna cover! Check out how cute the cat duna pattern is! (Sorry for the average photo- too much light and not … Continue reading

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Art Display Wall

One of my favourite Australian artists is Paula Mills. Also known as Sweet William Prints. Like me, she mostly paints botanicals, and her work is beautiful and unique. Her home is absolutely stunning, and has been featured in interiors magazines. … Continue reading

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Blue and White Gallery Wall

If you’ve been following my blog for a while you’ll know that nothing stays the same in my house for more than a few months. I’m a chronic rearranger and get bored easily with my surroundings. My entrance has been … Continue reading

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October Bed Post

A vintage Kantha quilt, a batik cushion and some vintage pillows this month!

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Kantha Love

Today I thought I would share another of my collections with you.  Indian Kantha quilts. I love them and at last count have 10 of them (not to mention half a dozen kantha cushions as well!). I realise this may … Continue reading

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September Bed Post

Nefertiti wants me to show you two different Bed posts from this month. (She was really quite insistent, and she’s the boss!)  So there’s the soothing blue above, and the bright, spring inspired pink below! Frodo is a fan of … Continue reading

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Painting Gum Blossoms – Sharing My Process 

I got chatting with a fellow artist friend, Lynette K, the other day about sharing the creative process. She asked me if I’d ever made videos of me working (I haven’t, I’m not comfortable with the idea), as she was … Continue reading

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