Farewell to Surry Hills, its been fun!

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We have absolutely loved our 3 years in Devonshire Street … but as the reality of the tram comes closer and with our lease up for renewal we have decided that we are going to take refuge at the warehouse for now! Weddings, parties, life, dogs, friends and our daily bread from Bourke St Bakery … Continue reading

It’s time… to make plans

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As January comes to a close (can you believe it?) and most of us return to our desks to begin work in earnest, its time to make plans for the year ahead…hopefully you are feeling recharged & ready for all the changes that this new year will bring.  No more lazy mornings visiting the markets, … Continue reading

Summertime & the living is easy…

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 Christmas time generally means a summer holiday for most families and we are no different… It seems there is nothing more relaxing (!) than packing the car full of stuff, and driving for hours and hours to reach your destination…whether it is the family home, friends beach house, rented shack or a tent on the … Continue reading

French Shipment Instore

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The final days of putting together a French shipment are here and as usual its a crazy time – lots of last minute to do’s and my blog is one of them! Our new finds will be in store from  Friday 21 st November and will be opening on some Sundays in December for Christmas … Continue reading

French Shipment coming soon…

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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

This Way to Elements i love… Online!

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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

on the road again

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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

paris je t’aime

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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

Bastille Day & …

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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

its all in the detail…

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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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