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Tuesday
Sep022014

Calm

Oh I need a little calm in my life at the moment. Frantic is the word that best describes my work load. I'd love a little zen like corner like this. I don't think I'd sit here though. No I'd stand just where the photographer has and muse or perhaps I'd just smile slightly as I rushed past on my way to work! Found in the portfolio of photographer Romain Ricard.

Tuesday
Sep022014

Long Courtyard House

A modern extension to an inner Sydney house sees contemporary concrete and timber "boxes" provide the owners with courtyard living as well as extra living space. Love the sliding walls that open the inside to the out as well as the second garden on the roof. Long Courtyard House by Scale Architecture.

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Monday
Sep012014

Andrea Johnson Design

Vancouver interior designer Andrea Johnson is all about style and comfort, chic and elegant spaces that are fresh and timeless. The first thing I thought of when I began looking through her portfolio is 'this is what sells houses'. Lovely. 

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Monday
Sep012014

Monday's pets on furniture

If you would like to send me photos to include in next week's pets on furniture post, please ensure your photos follow these basic rules: First, the pet must be on a piece of furniture. And said piece of furniture must be clearly visible in the photo, so it takes center stage rather than your pet. Think of it more of a photo of a great piece of furniture that you want to show off...and your pet happens to be sitting on it. And second, if the photo is too dark or unfocused it may not make the cut. Photos, your name, location and a brief description can be sent to kim[at]desiretoinspire[dot]net. Thanks!

Please see the attached photo of our French Bulldog puppy Truffle. She lives in Melbourne, Australia and is three months old. (She's on instagram @trufflethefrenchie). It was an unplanned photo, it's the first time she's laid down like this. She's usually quite a character, such as the below... so to get her off guard like this was quite funny.
- Michelle

Molly, our chocolate spoodle enjoying her favourite spot on the back of our couch.
- Ash & Michelle (Melbourne)

This is Bandi our funny dwarf rabbit. He sits on the garden furnitureYour website inspired us to prepare our handcrafted wood bench for the garden.
- Edina (Hungary) 

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Monday
Sep012014

Old and new

Love the mix of modern and traditional, concrete and gilt. Devonport, Auckland house renovations by McKinney + Windeatt Architects.