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Shopping Guide: 30 Best Statement Earrings To Wear Right Now

If you want to change up your look, or take a daytime outfit to night, it can be as simple as popping on a pair of statement earrings. Just think: an eye-catching trinket on your lobes can instantly transform a plain white shirt, jeans and loafers look into an instant style statement. I’ve rounded up […]

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5 New Design and Homewares Collections You Need to Know About

In the design world, new design and homewares collections are sometimes launched months before the products actually arrive in store or online. Here, we’ve rounded up our favourite new collections that are available right now – or coming very soon – and picked our best buys. It’s surprising how just one or two new pieces […]

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Shopping Guide: Teeny tiny stud earrings

We really are spoilt for choice when it comes to shopping for earrings, with a wide range of gorgeous shapes, styles and materials that are perfectly on trend right now. I’m relatively new to the earrings market, having had virgin ears for the first 40 years of my life. So ever since I got my […]

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35 Gorgeous & Glittery Gifts for Her

Treat a favourite lady in your life to a beautiful trinket for her to find under the Christmas tree. Soft pinks and warm golds are trending this season, and I’ve found all manner of sparkling, glittering gifts to suit all budgets, from teeny-tiny gold stud earrings to pretty gold-foil art prints. Just click on the […]

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Shopping in London: Dinosaur Designs

Londoners, get ready to add a pair of iconic Australian-designed resin salad servers to your top drawer – Dinosaur Designs has arrived in town. Located in the new Ham Yard Hotel, the store offers Londoners the first opportunity to wander around an oasis of Australian design excellence, right in the heart of Soho. Adding to […]

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Shopping in Sydney: VFNO

Have you been to Vogue Fashion’s Night Out before? I went to the very first one when I was living in London, and had a grand old time shop-hopping, champagne sipping, canape-nibbling and gallivanting around the West End in some kind of retail frenzy. Fast forward five years and one major move, baby and two […]

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BEST OF AUSSIE DESIGN: DINOSAUR DESIGNS

Dinosaur Designs Seed Pod collection. Photography by Tim Georgeson. If there’s one brand that’s synonymous with iconic Australian design, look no further than Dinosaur Designs. It’s no secret that I’m a bit of a Dinosaur Designs fangirl. I’ve coveted their signature sculptural jewellery and homewares ever since I read about these cool art school graduates […]

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Christmas Gift Guide 2012: Presents for mums, sisters and girlfriends

Finishing your Christmas shopping this weekend? Here’s my edit of the best presents for all the lovely ladies in your life, starting at £8.96. If you spot something you fancy for yourself, just share it on Facebook or Twitter prefaced with a big ‘Hint, hint’! 1. ‘Dash Dot’ pointy mittens by Donna Wilson, available in […]

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Christmas Gift Guide 2012: The “Me” Edition

So what do I want for Christmas? What would be my ultimate dream wishlist? Here are a few of my favourite things right now. I don’t really need anymore STUFF, but I’d love some really, really special things, like a beautiful vase, a fabulous new fuschia lippie, the ultimate take-anywhere black clutch bag, a classic […]

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A wee birdy week, in pictures

According to Instagram, my week looked like this: I went to the beach – again! That makes it two weekends in a row. Must be a record for me. I attended my first ever Kids Business Bloggers Brunch – and found some quick and easy Christmas crafts from Spotlight. (Quick and easy being key words […]

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A week in the life of Wee Birdy – in pictures

According to Instagram, this is what the past week in my life looked like. I went to the annual Dinosaur Designs garage sale in Sydney and snapped up this amazing coral resin bangle. I’ve wanted a wide DD bangle for ages and I love the coral-like texture as well as the amazing colour. It POPS […]

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