Sunday on my mind…

elements i love... antiques

 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

Xmas cheer, new & old…

Christmas & a new post is coming...

It is good we have arrived at December, after a busy few months with our French shipment and Nostalgia it is great to have the store filled with such a mélange of loveliness! We have antique pieces from France and India, as well as decorative elements we found & loved on our travels that will … Continue reading

Autumn arrives…

elementsilove.com

As the month of March quickly became April, we were kept busy with both Elements i love.. and our big brother warehouse Architectural & Antique Elements – some days are a little more chaotic than others! I thought i would share a few instagram pics, for those not following us… The warehouse looked gorgeous last … Continue reading

A French Christmas

Fruitwood table

Its  been pretty busy here of late… the good news is our French collection is coming together and not a minute too late! (We will be closed the 27th & 28th November setting up)  We had a lot of fun buying this trip and we think it shows – there is a great mix of … Continue reading

Something old, something new…

Ozone candle

After the whirlwind of opening the new shop and unpacking the antiques from our latest French shipment it was fun to rediscover the ‘new’ products we found on our travels but more importantly, find a place for them! Sometimes it can be hard to visualize how well a more modern piece will sit amongst our store that is very focused on … Continue reading

Countdown to Christmas….

Elementsilove Xmas

The last few weeks have hurried by in a complete blur….now its December & you know what that means ~ its time to get ready for Christmas or Xmas, Joyeux Noel or  Buone Feste Natalizie! I have found some lovely gifts for YOU or for you to give, mostly smaller Antique Decorative Pieces (see more at the shop) … Continue reading

this mothers day why don’t you?

s mothers day

Surprise her with a gift that she will love, give her something beautiful for the garden….!   Early French zinc tub $525 Vintage tiered iron stand w/ petite pots $115 Weathered zinc watering can w plant – great colour! $125  We have been inspired by Anna Louise who is an absolute whizz in the garden – she has a delightful … Continue reading

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