JM Gobillard et Fils

It is no secret that champagne is my favourite beverage. No special occasion need apply. There are many amazing champagne houses, but Gobillard is my little unknown favourite. They have provided the champagne backdrop for my 30th birthday, and my wedding. Now I want to help bring them to Australia. My preference: the Brut Tradition.

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shopping list: europe and the us

we’re off on a two-week vacation soon and we cannot wait. a few days in Italy at the stunning borgo della marmotta where we were married, four days in London at the haymarket (my favourite hotel of all time), and then a week in new york at soho house (rooftop pool action aplenty). So, I need a place to record the shopping transactions that will take place… here goes…

GAP — pink leather envelope clutch

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Crate & Barrel — french marble cake plate

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Williams-Sonoma — Mauviel copper beating bowl

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H&M — navy + pink wedges

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Marc by Marc Jacobs — gold foil iPhone 5 case

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prefab houses: fab!

when I actually think about it, what is not to love about a prefabricated house?! I am sure there are nasty examples, but after just a tiny bit of research I have found some amazing companies that are making eco-friendly, sustainable, and – most important – architecturally wonderful little (and big) homes. Like many good things, it started on Pinterest, with this:

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the incredible one+ modular house by add-a-room. Give they’re in Sweden, and I imagine shipping costs for an entire house to Melbourne might be a little steep, I searched and found some brilliant locals doing similar. Just look what you can do with a modular home…!

 

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