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Happy Five Alive Friday to you! Here’s five links to get you to the good times of the weekend…

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Here’s a little of what I’ve been doing, loving and discovering lately.

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All-round, creative superstar, Beci Orpin, has just released her latest book, Make and Do. To give you a little taster, she’s showing us how to get crafty with Found & Made Necklaces, one of the projects featured in this cracking good read!

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Looking for a Christmas shortcut will make you look like a chef even though you won’t have spent a minute slaving over a hot stove? Then let me be your festive godmother and introduce you to Gourmet Dinner Service!

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Happy Five Alive Friday to you! Here’s five links to distract, amuse and entertain until the weekend arrives:

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Even the biggest scrooge, will find it hard to say bah humbug when you give them a customised pressie on Christmas day! Let me show your how…

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This is a day in the life of Lina Shigemitsu, a Sydney-based perfumer, landscape architect and founder of Lina Bada candles.
In two years of running this weekly series, I have never come across anyone else who spends the middle of their day doing what Lina does – and yet it makes the most sense!

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I love this photo of my fella and I. I can remember the night and exactly what I was saying…

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Smart planning, sustainability and clever, innovative building materials, means it is becoming easier for home owners to tread more gently on the earth when they are building their dream home. Discover what some of the top eco and green home design trends are that have everyone talking.

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‘Tis the season for parties, events and celebrations! To help you look your festive best and get out the door in record time, I caught up award-winning makeup artist and founder of éllie Makeup, Elissa Gia so she could share with us her top five party makeup tips.