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Cheetah pants + kimono - Novella Royale Belts - Lovestrength Jewelry - Sand and Grit Hats - Brixton Tee - Sage The Label via Swirl Boutique White jeans - Mother Denim via Swirl Boutique Styling + Modeling - @evaacatherine Brunette Model - @callanoconnor Photographer @thiswildromancephoto Shot in Little Italy San Diego Artist Fleur Woods’ contemporary ‘stitched’ floral art Working from her studio gallery in the heart of rural Upper Moutere on New Zealand’s South Island, the eye-catching work of artist Fleur Woods is created using many layers of mixed media including print, paint, thread, gold leaf and inks.  Her latest...


Expert advice on how to shape your eyebrows

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Anyone who’s looked back on high-school photos can tell you that eyebrow grooming completely changes your look. Most of us have graduated from the thin, tadpole brows of the ’90s, but even if you’ve achieved Brooke Shields-level perfect eyebrows, you probably don’t get there without a lot of work. No matter your current eyebrow situation, you can get beautiful and perfectly shaped brows that complement your face – even if you don’t know where to begin. ‘A little bit of filling in can make you look more awake,’ says brow expert Sarah McQuarrie, Benefit Cosmetics’ national brow artist. Tending to...


Four Questions To Ask Yourself Before Selling Your Home

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Four Questions To Ask Yourself Before Selling Your Home

Did you know that 80% of all housing moves occur between the months of April and September? We are in the middle of peak moving season and for those of you thinking of selling your home, here are some questions you should be considering. (Bonus: For a free home valuation click here!) How much is your home worth? Most of us like to think if we just pull up our favorite national real estate site and, boom, your home value is ready for you, right? Unfortunately, it still remains true that we shouldn’t believe everything we read on the internet....


Before & after: Stylist Julia Green revamps living room

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Before & after: Stylist Julia Green revamps living room

Bringing her signature sophisticated use of colour to the project, stylist Julia Green transformed this plain white living room recently with a few clever styling tricks and paint shades from the lovely Dulux Wholeself palette – one of the four palettes in the 2019 Dulux Colour Forecast. “This living room in a heritage apartment building had lovely bones – high ceilings, plenty of natural light and a little nook with bay windows – but it felt cold and one-dimensional. Think bare, white-washed walls and furniture in various shades of grey. It was crying out for personality, layers and colour,” says...


Graya Constructions’ Andrew Gray’s stunning new home

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Graya Constructions’ Andrew Gray’s stunning new home

After a decade of building homes for other people, Andrew Gray of Graya Construction built his own forever home high on a hill in the inner Brisbane suburb of Paddington recently and it’s a beauty. While resale was considered, the tri-level home is anything but ordinary with neutral feature brick, timber, concrete and natural stone combining for a relaxed, urban vacation vibe. The home features a three-story chimney. Photo: Cathy Shusler “We wanted our home to feel like a haven. We went with a light colour palette, something that was neutral and more coastal, so we could get a holiday...