tonight makes tomorrow

Sweet dreams as the sun sets, Tonight makes tomorrow…

My evening ritual includes my morning ritual (making the bed) there’s nothing  better than getting into a freshly made bed, its one of my favourite luxuries. In the evening (as my days are super busy) I try to have an hour before bed with no screens, usually a pod cast, I’m either on or off there’s not really an in between mode. Im a night owl so I usually stay up late, its often a time of thinking and ideas, I like the energy of the evening theres a sense of calm and creativeness different to the day, I like to get everything prepared for the next day, if this is a physical or even just a mental list (its always better to write things down) Im so not a morning person.

When Sheridan Australia  ask you to shoot something special you up the ante and call in someone who gets your crazy ideas

Organic, natural creativity over just styling 

Making magic with Jessie Prince 

We had a plan, but nothing over thought, threw some things in the car, found a nice spot, Jessie climbed a tree whilst I made the bed and we got the shot nothing too tortured!

new work for slabshapers

New work for local legends Slabshapers

Check out their latest colour ” Nautical” Blue ( yes of course I love this shade) in their range of custom made concrete products

Styling and Photography Jason Grant

porter davis – in conversation

Recently in Melbourne I hosted a (super fun) Master Class with Porter Davis sharing my point of view about decorating and style…

Heres a little video for those who weren’t about to be there…

 

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In bed with Sheridan

Everyone knows Im a fan of all shades of blue, I love the ocean it inspires me everyday, always.

Styling your home should be fun and not complicated – be confident in your own style and make your place great!

With the change of seasons (winter is coming) it’s the perfect time to update your bedroom, make it calm and cosy (always) nothing too difficult just a fresh set of sheets and a new quilt cover ( I selected the Hewett in denim ) and a brand new art work ( I selected Lorette Framed Canvas ) is all it takes for an easy update.

Sweet dreams in a serene bedroom with ocean inspired hues…

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Photography, production and Styling  Jason Grant

Bathe

A long luxurious bath is something I love, a little every day luxury – all you need is a few feel good essentials…

Bath Early Settler

Towels Sheridan

Body wash and soap Bondi Wash

Tree stump stool River Hawk Ranch

Palm, Basket and herbivore bath treats Nikau

Shield Mirror The Society Inc

Ceramic Emma Gale

Candle Jai Vasicek

Sea salt soap Saison

Incense Pampa

Ceramic Bridget Bodenham

Mirror Ikea

Towel Rack Tigmi Trading

Basket MJG Store

Photography and styling Jason Grant

 

West Elm x Sonos Christmas

This week I was spoilt by West Elm and Sonos to a lavish intimate Christmas dinner (and yes there was also dancing)

It was a feats also for the eyes, everyone knows Im partial to a bit of pink, check out these incredible flowers and whimsical Christmas decor here is a look at the incredible table setting!

Decor and decorations all from West Elm

Flowers, wreath and event styling by my girl Holly Hipwell The Flowerdrum

How are you decorating for Christmas at Home?

New Work – Sunnylife

Summer loving had me a blast! New work styling for SunnyLife photography Jason Irace

Bedroom styling for King Living

Recently I created four different bedrooms looks for King Living with bedlinen by In The Sac to showcase the King Living bed collection and to show how these beds can work in any style of home.

We created these four looks in the King Living studio in Sydney with photographer Felix Forest my goal was to create lived in and inspirational bedrooms to inspire.

What I like best about the beds we selected from King Living is they are all classic designs, that really do work in any space (and you can select from vast range of fabrics). One of the fun parts about working with King on this project is I get to actually choose the fabrics the beds are upholstered in.

Plus I enjoyed working with In The Sac sheets, quilts and pillow cases. All items are 100% pure Belgium linen so their luxurious look combined with an ‘on trend’ colour palette perfectly complimented each bed style.

  1. New York Monotone

This look featuring the slimline Neo bed, with its sleek , simple and low to the ground design.  I kept things tonal and I used lots of shades of grey for this bedroom (bedlinen and upholstery choices). Grey is an easy colour and works with everything and in just about any space, perfect as a foundation. When it came to decorating, I chose more masculine undertones and kept the decoration to a minimum.  Sometimes things in the interiors world can have a slight tendency to be a little more feminine ! I kept things minimal, neat and understated in a classic and timeless style.

Style notes

Neo Bed by King Living

Dark Charcoal sheet set and quilt set by In The Sac

Vases from Top 3 by design

  1. New York Luxe lots of shades of grey for this bedroom (bedlinen and upholstery choices). Grey is an easy colour and works with everything and in just about any space, perfect as a foundation. When it came to decorating, I chose more masculine undertones and kept the decoration to a minimum.  Sometimes things in the interiors world can have a slight tendency to be a little more feminine ! I kept things minimal, neat and understated in a classic and timeless style.Style notesNeo Bed by King LivingDark Charcoal sheet set and quilt set by In The SacVases from Top 3 by design
    1. New York Luxe

    In this bedroom, we were inspired by New York, but created a feel that could be in London, Paris or LA too. I wanted it to feel chic, injecting colour with the art work and occasional furniture for a lived in luxe feel. Everyone wants a super luxe bedroom so we used the dramatic wingback Symphony bed headboard (how great is this upholstered bed head!)  I love this bedhead its a real statement piece. And, the charcoal quilt adds instant sophistication. How about this green velvet in the occasional chair and cushions that I love too !

    Style notes

    Symphony Storage Bed by King Living

    Dark Charcoal quilt and sheet set by In The Sac

    Blanket from Opus

    Art Work Kerry Armstrong from Becker Minty

    1. Bowral

    For this bedroom we injected some modern, country feels with some pretty pinks, complemented perfectly by In the Sac’s beautiful Musk linen quilt. Featuring the Promenade Storage Bed – I am obsessed with this natural linen fabric we upholstered the bed in. (I think this is my favourite bed).   The design is simple with no fuss and nice and low to the ground. The look is designed to for a feeling of escape, taking us away from the city for a weekend just like the perfect country getaway!

    Style notes

    Promenade Storage Bed by King Living

    Musk quilt and white sheet set by In The Sac

    Blossom from The Flowedrum

    Throw from MJG store

     

    1. Bondi

    This bedroom was all about relaxed coastal vibes – Just my style!  No need to guess my inspiration….. Bondi is my home ! This room is just like me, never far from the sea, lots of crisp white, with tan leather and chambray blues, this chambray Serenade quilted bed head is like your favourite pair of jeans it will go with anything…..consider it a neutral ! And probably my favourite look of the four !

     

    Style notes

    Serenade Soft Storage Bed by King Living

    Silt quilt set and white sheet set by In The Sac

    Print – Aquabumps

    Orchid  – The Flower Drum

    Blanket on bed – MJG Store

     

    All additional occasional furniture from King Living

    All Lighting from Euroluce

    All rugs from Bayliss

    All bedlinen from In The Sac

    All candles from King Living

    Flowers The Flower Drum Holly Hipwell

 

 

 

 

 

 

as seen in gourmet traveller

Spotted in the Christmas Issue of Gourmet Traveller on sale now MrJasonGrant enjoyed creating these christmas table settings for one of his favorite Magazines, oh and He even got to “style”  and taste a Christmas pudding and custard! Check out the magazine in print or online, they are pretty cool and have a Gourmet Traveller  Ipad App. Modern huh!?

Photography thanks to Prue Ruscoe