Displaying posts from September, 2009

Whitewashed beauty

Posted on Wed, 23 Sep 2009 by KiM

Everyone needs a special place to relax and unwind – be it a windowseat or a little reading corner somewhere… Well, the following home screams (in a very soft, peaceful voice LOL) serenity from every square inch. It’s a whitewashed Gustavian home that is devoid of almost all colour (might drive me mad after a bit of time tho’) and would be an incredible place to escape to.

Christina Yorkston

Posted on Wed, 23 Sep 2009 by midcenturyjo

Take a minimalist vibe and then layer it with unexpected traditional elements. Christina Yorkston of CYDesign explores the juxtaposition of clean and sophisticated with the bold and the luxurious. A small portfolio online but these are beautifully curated rooms. White that is elegant and crisp.

A home for hire

Posted on Tue, 22 Sep 2009 by KiM

Thanks to a tip from one of our readers, it seems one of our favourite photographers Graham Atkins-Hughes has a home available to hire for photo shoots. It’s stunning, with a very Abigail Ahern vibe with grey walls, intricate moldings and funky furnishings. And his photos of the spaces are fantastic as always.

Take me away …

Posted on Tue, 22 Sep 2009 by midcenturyjo

When life is crazy then peace can be found here. Rockridge, a beach house in Palm Beach north of Sydney. Ah to be able to lock the world away and just relax.

Swedish penthouse

Posted on Mon, 21 Sep 2009 by KiM

I love this Swedish penthouse that is up for sale…well, most of it. I’d just lose all the huge, plain and ugly carpets to show off the gorgeous hardwood and do something about the kitchen. The green is icky.