Bar Cart Styling – Kitting it Out for Cocktail Hour.

A couple of weeks back, I posted about our visit to the distillery Archie Rose, read about it here.

It got me thinking about my bar at home. Now we were the lucky recipients of a Parker drinks trolley, all thanks to the brilliant Tony, a passionate mid century furniture restorer. We bought an amazing Parker dining table and chairs from him, see it in my post here, and he was kind enough to chuck in the drinks trolley for free.

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Getting Summer Ready!! Outside Inspiration.

Whilst the Northern hemisphere is looking to rug up and get cozy for the on coming winter season, us lucky peeps in the south are getting ready for the summer. Whether that be burning the calories at the gym to get the beach body going or shopping for the ultimate summer wardrobe.

My mind turns to the all important outdoor space. Now our apartment is not blessed with a massive outdoor space, it is a good size compared to some in Sydney, we have a wicker two seater and armchairs and a modest number of pots. So it is cozy and functional. And on those hot summer evenings it can be the perfect spot to watch the sun go down (west facing) with a cold beverage or two!!

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My Bathroom is Trying to Tell Me Something.

At the moment I am focusing on two rooms in our apartment. The master bedroom still needs a chair re-upholstered and new window dressings and the study needs a new sofa bed, lighting and also window dressings. The hold up on this comes down to one big factor, money. Like a lot of people we do not have an limitless budget.

Which is fine, Rome wasn’t built in a day!!!

So imagine my shock and slight horror when I woke up to this!!!!!

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Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman

Pinterest Blank-19For a long time now, The Fella has been wanting an Eames lounge chair.

Now I wished I had the money right now to buy an original (A$ 8,255.00) along with the rather expensive Aston Martin car he always asks me about. But alas I ain’t got that kinda money, just yet.
But if I did, The Fella would be cozy in his chair by the weekend. The car he will have to wait a bit longer.

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Let there be light!! Oh my and there was.

Retro Print Revival - Mid Century Modern inspired Lamps and planters - Shop Pick from Cheryl Singleton Interiors
Retro Print Revival – Mid Century Modern inspired Lamps and planters – Shop Pick from Cheryl Singleton Interiors

Retro Print Revival - Mid Century inspired lamps and planters

I spend a huge amount of time on the internet looking for new finds to share with you, spreading the word to help a small business makes me feel a little bit happy inside. We can all do with a little helping hand now and again, right???

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