Finally our Indian shipment is in store…here are a few quick pics for inspiration – its hard not to love India, the crumbling architecture, the chaos and colour, the smells, “the best worst” – its a fun collection ~ If you are in Sydney tomorrow (21st Feb)come in for a wander through – we will … Read more
Over time i have noticed that the interiors i am drawn to & that i love are most often designed or owned by antique dealers. It is the texture and scale and what feels like personal details that are imparted into the space ~ my latest swoon was Richard Shapiros’ Malibu Beach house recently featured … Read more
New French Shipment Instore! As quick as i could i have posted some pics of the French shipment now officially instore! It is a quirky collection, with a mix of both French & Swedish antiques pieces, and some fun lighting & lamps from the 60′s & 70′s. We found a number of beautiful mirrors but my favourite is … Read more
Just like february last year, i posted about the rainy days of summer! Amongst the many days of tropical rain, there have been some beautiful moments of sunshine. Lovely dappled sun in the morning and warm afternoon rays bathing the showroom in a dreamy light ..here are some pretty pics of whats in store, some … Read more
From the outside looking in an ‘antique buying trip to France sounds trés romantic, however in reality the schedule is exhausting, especially the very early morning rises in the dark, in the middle of winter…… ~ despite this, it is always inspiring! The travel, the different faces & places, & the wonderful finds that ‘i have to have’ make it all … Read more
The long days of summer feel very distant at the moment, the very short winter days in Europe are a good reminder of how lucky we are to have such a warm temperatures for many months of the year! Buying antiques in this weather can make for some hasty decisions – i hope when the … Read more
I just love this house in Sweden which Inspriring Interiors (see link on my blog roll) featured recently, probably because it is owned by an antiques dealer and the mix of vintage pieces throughout the house gives it such an understated but quietly sophisticated look + i love white on white.
Our container from France has finally arrived – we are busy putting together a fabulous collection of some great finds, lots to do……. Here are a few sneak peaks – if all goes smoothly we are hoping to have it in store early November – stay tuned, if you are following the blog you will be the first to know!
the lovely Spring weather is almost here, as is our next shipment from France! Yesterday some fabulous painted pieces made there debut in the showroom plus a little re-organizing downstairs means we now have a good pair of shop fitting shelving ‘installed’ which we can happily use or sell!( I will post some pics next … Read more