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Shopping in a purposeful way starts with knowing what your personal style is and what your needs are. Fashions move in cycles, so don’t let current trends dictate your taste. If you buy something you love, it will hold your interest...

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A Winter's Welcome.

And now that the weather in Australia is cooling as we head from Autumn to Winter, it is the perfect time to consider engaging a landscape architect or designer to review and restyle your outdoor living rooms.  The gardens we...

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A Summer & Winter Christmas

Unlike the UK, in Australia, we have long, hot summer Christmases which can be uncomfortably warm.  So this year, we decided to head to the greener and cooler fields of England.....and do a bit of shopping. There are places that you...

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Autumn Plans

As we head into Autumn of 2015, we are planning our next long haul flight to the UK and France for our next shipment. As glamorous as this might sound, it is the most horrendous 20 odd hour flight, particularly...

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Rearranging..

The Dilema..... Coming into Spring and we have been busy rearranging things.  We had our favourite (and only) photographer, Martin Ollman, out to refresh our images.  He is so urbane.  The epitome of sophisticated photographer with a cool edge, all...

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Photos, photos, photos...

So there we all were in convoy heading out to our photo location to take shots of some of our pieces.  Three vehicles, a trailer and eight people and we still had trouble.  There was absolutely nothing simple about trying to position...

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Manon Antiques

This is our first blog post! We are so excited to be launching. We specialise in selecting pieces that are functional, beautiful and original. Our pieces range from the 18th to early 20th century and are selected for their authenticity and...

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