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Spectacular Waterfront Home in Sydney

You couldn’t find a better ‘fixer-upper’ than this spectacular waterfront home overlooking a marine sanctuary on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. Interior designer Sarah Davison radically redid this house with her staple blend of vintage, contemporary, functionality and eclecticism. Photographed by Prue Ruscoe &nbsp…

Breeze Blocks Modernize and Let the Light In

I love, love, love breeze blocks! They act as a separating wall while still allowing the light in. These hollow cement blocks, sometimes called ventilation blocks, have been commonly used as essential building materials for the load-bearing walls of structures since the 1930’s. It wasn’t until…

Seriously the Coolest Pool House in Brentwood

This spectacular pool house is the perfect example of ‘indoor/outdoor’ living. If you follow my blog then you know how much I love this little gem. Interior designers Shannon Wollack and Brittany Zwickl, of Studio Life/Style, were hired to create a cool party pad/ elegant guest…

Summer Home Overlooking the Aegean Sea

In Greece…. On the island of Syros, sits this summer house. The house was built at this angle to facilitate the clients’ desire to maximize the view of the Plagia bay. It’s so simple and peaceful. Thx to Archilovers! &nbsp…

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…

South African Modern Farm House

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Excellence in South Africa When Dané Erwee and Chris Willemse, the owners of this house known as Johannesdal, imagined it, they thought of “something that welcomes: a modern exterior with a farm inside”. This extremely creative couple have made a name for themselves…

Casa Lola, Brazil

Follow my blog with Bloglovin CASA LOLA~ This chic bohemian home is in Trancoso, Brazil….the Southern Bahia area. Jan Eleni Lemonedes, a talented interior designer, and her husband Ronnie Stam, a hairstylist, along with their daughter Lola, came to Trancoso on vacation and knew this is where they…

Gorgeous South African Sanctuary

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Cape Town Bliss~ This GORGEOUS Hout Bay, Cape Town home was built taking Bali as it’s inspiration. Rather than a single homestead, for this family of five, with three dogs and three cats, it is spread out almost like a village or an…