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  • Elements i love... is a 'store' in the heart of Surry Hills - home to authentic antiques, quirky home-wares & one off creations that we find on our travels to France & India ~ this couldn't be possible with out our 'big brother' warehouse where all the salvage begins & restoration happens..... subscribe, follow on Instagram, Facebook or just pop in!

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French Shipment coming soon…

Bonjour mon amis I cant believe it is almost 3 weeks since our new website went live ~ if you haven’t had a chance to visit yet, take a look and tell us what you think, we would love your feedback ~ www.elements.net.au  –  we will be adding new stock almost daily over the next few weeks … Continue reading

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This Way to Elements i love… Online!

After many months, many photographs and many interruptions ie France, India and New York (Laura) we have a shiny, new e commerce website designed & developed with the very creative Laura Baxter – we hope you like it!  The next few weeks will be spent adding more of our antique stock and fine tuning the … Continue reading

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on the road again

Namaste friends, greetings from India! I foolishly thought that in the time between coming back from France and going to India we would launch our e-commerce site ! Alas it was not to be.  It’s true a lot of the work has been done and we are very, very close but between one thing and … Continue reading

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paris je t’aime

I can’t believe more than a week has passed since I returned from Paris, how quickly our work life consumes us!  For me, France is always a ‘work trip’  however this  was a very different kind of visit as I was part of  ‘Embrace Paris’ for 3 days and nights. I felt like quite the tourist … Continue reading

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Bastille Day & …

I thought Bastille Day was as good day as any to tell you about a little trip to Paris happening next weekend!   I have visited Paris in all seasons, and I have to admit I don’t have a favourite time of year because for me, and i know most people would agree – ‘Paris is always … Continue reading

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its all in the detail…

If you have just discovered Elements i love… hello & welcome !    To all of you who have been with us for a longer time (thank you)  & followed our journey from the Warehouse to the Surry Hills store you will be delighted to know that we are in the final stages of putting together a new website … Continue reading

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Love a long weekend…

I love serendipitous moments and since we opened Elements i love… in Surry Hills we have enjoyed plenty. Last weekend Robert & Christina (lovers of our store) were married, and en route from the church to a stunning reception at Watsons Bay Hotel  they had a special little photo shoot in the store – the light … Continue reading

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Sunday on my mind…

 Wouldn’t it be great to make Mother’s Day every day! No cooking, no washing, just hanging out with your family and being spoiled… If you are a mother or significant other and on the lookout  for something that could make May 11th  a really good  day, here are a few hand-picked suggestions.   Bags, always a … Continue reading

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Sometimes it is lovely to travel without a focus on finding antiques & just enjoy the real things along the way… Classic colonial architecture and blue skies made a wander through Battery Point a delightful post brunch necessity…  Peering through the wrought iron fence we hoped that the interior had a good collection of authentic … Continue reading

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antiques for modern living…

there is little doubt we have a bias towards time-worn antique pieces   whether it is a piece of furniture or a stunning architectural element these stand alone pieces create a unique sense of style Highlight an industrial wall or make a corner shine with a  single piece of vintage lighting… We   love the way … Continue reading

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