vintage kantha quilt

The Beauty of Vintage Kantha Quilts

Helen Edwards Bedrooms, Decorating & DIY, Fabric with feeling, Fair trade, Homewares, Interior Decorating Design, Linen & Soft Furnishing, Objects of Art, Product Features, Things to Love, Vintage Decor 0 Comments

  Throws and Quilts really brighten up your home, bring warmth and are of course very practical! Not only that, but layering during cooler weather, rather than putting the heater on the instant it gets a tad chilly, is far …

21 Junk Street, Upcycling Vintage Tour

Helen Edwards Decorating Favourites, Furniture, Healthy Travel, Homewares, House Tours, Inspiration, Interior Decorating Design, Interviews, Recycle Design, Reviews, Things to Love, Upcycle, Upcycling Posts, Vintage Decor 29 Comments

Don’t you just love a family roadtrip? It is our favourite type of holiday and what could be better than a weekend away where you also get to explore some vintage stores! A while back we had the absolute pleasure …

copper flamingo cushion

Cotton & Thread, Sustainable Australian Handmade Cushions

Helen Edwards Decorating Favourites, Design, Designing Mums, Fabric with feeling, Homewares, Inspiration, Interviews, Linen & Soft Furnishing, Living Rooms, Reviews 9 Comments

Christine Callaghan and Skye Sturmfels from Cotton & Thread, have become one of my favourite small sustainable businesses I have come across on Instagram, since I purchased their fabulous copper feather cushion. It has become one of my staples for styling …

The Happiness of Craft and Handmade Gift Goodness with Dollma Design

Helen Edwards Craft, Decorating & DIY, Decorating Favourites, Design, Designing Mums, Fabric with feeling, Healthy Family, Homewares, Inspiration, Interior Decorating Design, Interviews, Linen & Soft Furnishing, Things to Love 7 Comments

When I was little my Grandmother was an extreme knitter. I mean the woman was a MACHINE! She even won awards for her jumpers and I had so many lovely things made by her hands. She could knit anything. She …

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How to bring back Childhood Memories at home, with Short Story

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  What are your memories of special toys, stories or objects from childhood? A lot of my memories are actually from books, as I was a huge reader and my imagination would run wild. Some of my favourite memories that …

Australian Ceramic Artists, Hayden Youlley Design

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Do you have a favourite bowl or cup? There is something about the thickness and texture of the bowls and cups you use that makes all the difference to your experience of eating or drinking, besides the beauty of the …