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Bathroom Wonder

Bathroom Wonder

I personally find the concept of styling bathrooms an avoid and procrastinate-for-as-long-as-possible kind of challenge. Perhaps it’s because of the mixture of hard surfaces and materials that makes the task seem unexciting and uninteresting, much prefer the softer furnishing side of things! Doing these mood […]

That Global Interior Flair

That Global Interior Flair

Stepping into Rachel and Hossein’s beautiful home, you quickly become aware that it belongs to the well traveled and collector of exotic goods. They recently renovated their house, and did an incredible job, believe me when I say that the original state was somethin’ else! […]

Artist Feature: Sophie Moran

Artist Feature: Sophie Moran

I came across the work of Sophie Moran over Instagram and I was immediately drawn to her beautiful ceramic handmade tableware and household pieces. So captivated, I made a request and was super grateful when I got to meet the maker behind the creation and have […]

Wrap Yourself Around Wallpaper

Wrap Yourself Around Wallpaper

For a long time, I’d always thought of wallpaper as a kitsch decor idea, something from the 60-70’s, really drab and better left behind. But I was wrong, so wrong! The resurgence of wallpaper popularity has been going strong for many years now. Today, there is […]

Interior Store Crush – Weylandts

Interior Store Crush – Weylandts

It’s a place I love to love. Weylandts. So just imagine how excited I was with the opportunity to feature this beautiful interiors store and share their gorgeous decor with you. Initially introduced to Weylandts by a friend, we spent a good chunk of time […]

‘Outdoor Styling’ Inspired Mood Board

‘Outdoor Styling’ Inspired Mood Board

Hope you’ve had a great couple of weeks and are looking forward to some more free time over the Easter break next week! If you’ve been following us on Instagram, you’ll know we recently did an ‘Outdoor Styling’ series of images. It was one of […]

Lost In Time

Lost In Time

A couple of weeks ago, we took an adventurous drive out of Melbourne to the Lost Trades Fair. This annual fair is somethin’ else. Really. It’s like literally taking a step back in time to see how it used to be done, when beautiful pieces […]

Designers We Love – The Wood Steam Bender Tom Raffield

Designers We Love – The Wood Steam Bender Tom Raffield

Welcome to the blog post for this fortnight! Since we’ve launched our Online Store we’ve decided to cut back on weekly posts to make time for product sourcing, production and marketing. Never fear though – I just love writing about all sorts of design and […]

Grit & Flair Etsy Store Now Open!

Grit & Flair Etsy Store Now Open!

We are super excited to finally open our new Etsy Store full of fabulous finds and creations we’ve sourced and made for YOU – the everyday guy and girl who wants to turn their home from drab to FAB with some unique pieces of vintage […]

5 Steps to Getting That Signature Scandi Style

5 Steps to Getting That Signature Scandi Style

Want some tips on how to get that cool, pared-down but refined Scandi style that is oh so fresh and so stylish? Well on today’s blog I’m sharing the unique aspects of the traditional ‘Scandi’ style that you can incorporate into your own home styling, […]