I love Luu and her mexican infused creations that are born from her Auckland studio.
Erica Keppel returned to Melbourne’s World Heritage Exhibition building to suss out who the new kids on the block might be from the last time she attended! Made 590 For those of you who are familiar with Finders Keepers, it will come as little surprise to most of you, that when Studio Home’s Ju gave me the heads up regarding coverage of this month’s Finders Keepers Markets in Melbourne, I threw down my herb pruning shears, slapped on some lippy and peddled off on my pushy, desperate to check out the
If I wasn’t now suffering the bank account blow of 14 days in the US, I seriously wouldn’t need an excuse (like owning a house!) to get my credit card dirty with these incredible (!!!) pendants lights lovingly called “Cable Jewellery”. By the prolific and talent Australian based designer Volker Haug. Introduced to my via Inside Out.
Hi everyone! I’m back on Antipodean soil!! Feels kind of surreal but I’ve got some serious laptop time lined up to get all the exciting posts AND projects out and heading your way!! In the mean time I swiped a copy of my favourite interiors mag; Inside Out at Auckland airport and already have a list as long as my arm to google and shoot out to you. And kicking off normal Studio Home “post programming” is Mozi who I ignorantly thought where still in the small accessories business. Turns
I am so partial too a hearty collaboration and especially for the humble pillowcase. Seriously the most under utilized easy decorative addition to the home! Nice one Father Rabbit and Gabrielle Hinchey!
Instagram is proving to be a valuable channel for discovering new talent for me -and one example of this was stumbling across the Australian brand Stampel. Using natural and reclaimed materials Stampel has an awesome quirky range of jewellery, faceted wooden vases and some very impressive macrame action! These beautiful photographs of Andrea’s home were taken by Olga Bennett for Peppermint Mag. You honestly just can’t beat white walls as a fresh background to everything!
The mother/daughter team behind Ink & Stitch offer an awesome example of the power of presentation. Their bags are simple and functional with minimal but beautiful detail BUT they went all out armed with creativity for these campaign shots! Instantly they have added attitude and fun to a very simple product and I find myself looking for the “add to cart” button.