Category Archives: Inspiration

21.07.13For the love of Chevron

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Today on the blog, I wanted to talk about one of my favourite designs…. chevron! A simple little pattern, but I just love it :) Chevron is essentially a repeated inverted 'V' pattern, with quite a retro vibe to it. Although it was pretty popular back in the 70's and of course is making a huge come back of late, the pattern dates way back, with chevron being found in old stone carvings and other forms of artwork such as pottery.

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05.07.13A stroll around Melbourne City

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I am the daughter of two Melbournians, but have never lived there myself. After my parents married, they moved to ‘God’s Land’ (that would be Perth according to my dad) where I was born and raised. All of mum’s family remain in Melbourne to this day so lucky for me, over the years I have had plenty of reasons to visit and people to stay with.

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27.05.13Vinoti Living – an unexpected surprise.

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On a recent trip to Bali (a.k.a. trusty holiday destination for many a West Australian) I was walking back to the villa when I stumbled across something I didn't really expect to see in Bali – an absolutely stunning homewares store filled with beautiful, quality furniture and homewares. I know what you're thinking, buddha head statues and wood carvings… but no, none of that here folks. The quality and presentation of this store was on par with any good homewares store I would enjoy browsing in back home. It was a visual feast to my slightly crossed after one too many KuDeTa cocktail eyes.

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24.05.13Welcome!

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Welcome to the blog of Willow & Eve, I am super excited to be here in this big wide internet world of blogging. So why am I here, why this blog? Well, there's this saying: your life is your message to the world, make sure it's inspiring. So here I am, sharing my thoughts on inspiration, interiors, colour and styling.  Hey, maybe if I'm lucky, my message will be worth reading smiley

Josie x