this is a page for

Browsing Tag: Australia

1940’s Inspired Spanish Villa in Palm Beach, Australia

Villa Gaelforce~  In the hills of Palm Beach, an hour’s drive north of Sydney, a 1940’s Spanish-mission-inspired house sits discreetly behind a brush fence, tucked into the hillside overlooking the magnificent panorama of Pittwater. Entwined with angophoras trees that hug the shores of Sydney’s…

Indoor/Outdoor Living in Brisbane, Australia

Ashgrove, Brisbane The original home that was on this property was engulfed in vegetation and had very little sunlight. The idea was to create a new oasis or clearing within the forest. Now, the clearing has become a major great room including a sunny yard and a pool…

Another Awesome Aussie Home Perched Above the Cliffs of Avalon Beach

The Avalon Lighthouse The approach to this home fills you with a sense of arriving somewhere that is very far away from Avalon Beach, Australia with its accents of Africa, Morocco, and Greece. Named the Avalon Lighthouse as it is perched high atop the cliffs of Bangalley Head where the…

Before & Afters of a Beach Shack in Pearl Beach

Hardly a Beach Shack By combining a great layout, french doors, lots of windows, stunning whitewash floors, a gorgeous new kitchen, loads of white paint, and beautiful furniture, these Aussie interior designers from Three Birds Renovation were able to create an open, airy space where outdoors and indoors blend seamlessly…

Sunday Funday in Byron Bay, Australia

Sunday Funday in Byron Bay, AU I am back! Our 13-year-old daughter, Issy, celebrated her Bday this weekend so it’s been non-stop in our neck of the woods. I’ve been so looking forward to finally sharing this special pictorial. An impeccable private oasis…

Terrace Living in Paddington

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Paddington, Sydney My sister-in-law lives in Paddington so I know it well. This suburb of Sydney is worth exploring for its Victorian-era ambience and the great shopping. This is the place to find staple labels of the Australian and international fashion scenes…

Spectacular Darling Point Vacation Rental

Of Course, This is in Sydney~ In Sydney’s Darling Point, sits this beautiful home, Mona Vista. It has been a work in progress for the past 20 years. The owner, designer and entrepreneur Terry Kaljo, taps into her natural abilities and skill to dream up gorgeous vacation rentals, including…

Indonesian Inspired Cottage in Byron Bay

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Haveli House After starting her own design business nearly 10 years ago, importing earthy and tribal antiques, furniture and textile from India and Bali, Heidi Daburger came across the perfect opportunity to combine her love of interiors and renovation in a 1950’s Bungalow cottage…

Another Stunning Beach House in Sydney~

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   Smashing Sydney Beach House on the Water This Sydney beach house is decorated with a beautiful minimalist style that proves that many times “less is more”. The navy blue exterior of this house is so beautiful and it makes the bright white…

The Great Ocean Road Beach Shack Revival

Follow my blog with Bloglovin The Great Ocean Road Beach Shack in Victoria, Australia~ This Great Ocean Road Beach Shack, Dorman House is a finely crafted timber box, independently constructed to hover over an existing beach shack in Lorne, Victoria, Australia. In contrast to the neighbors, it has been designed…