This weekend sees the official end of spring here in the southern hemisphere, which means it's time to think seriously about spending much more time at the beach. So as we work out how we can pack more sun, surf and sand into our schedule, here’s this week’s quick pick of internet finds. As usual,… Continue reading Quick Picks Week 48 2013 – featuring tips for rainy wedding days, photographs of perfect bodies and a film festival.
I'll let you in on a little secret - it's my birthday today! I'm happily old enough to have learnt to type on a typewriter rather than a computer, and to have been around when Polaroid cameras were new rather than retro. While Quick Picks always provides insights into my personality and my taste, I… Continue reading Quick Picks Week 47, 2013 – featuring links about our wedding, my favourite art galleries, and birthday presents to make me smile.
As the end of the year edges closer and closer, I find myself starting to think about the deadlines that will need to be pushed over into the new year. It's funny how an arbitrary date can inspire a sense of endings and beginnings. So as I review my substantial to do list, here’s this… Continue reading Quick Picks Week 46, 2013 – featuring wedding guest books, a trip to London in the 1600’s and a book of letters of note.
Can you believe it's November already? The frangipanis are in flower, the days are getting longer, and Brisbane's Queen Street Mall is already full of Christmas decorations. So as we start counting the days until Christmas, here’s this week’s quick pick of internet finds. As usual, good things come in threes... Weddings ♥ If you… Continue reading Quick Picks Week 45, 2013 – featuring stunning wedding gowns, wire sculptures, and a guide to popular flowers.
It's easy to get caught up in the rat race. That relentless feeling that we need to do more and achieve more. But sometimes what we really need is to step away from all the technology and remind ourselves of the beauty of the world around us. To stop. To really look. And to breathe.… Continue reading Go to nature to be soothed and healed
We've had some major hiccups with our internet access over the last week, but luckily the internet pixies (as I like to think of our ISP's technicians) have fixed it just in time for this week’s quick pick of internet finds. As usual, good things come in threes... Weddings ♥ The Knot Australia has some… Continue reading Quick Picks Week 44, 2013 – featuring bespoke hand lettering, sculptures made from old skateboards and coffee via Twitter.