Category: Lifestyle

THE HOTTEST DECOR TRENDS THIS SUMMER

Isabella Ross LET TRAVEL INFLUENCE YOUR HOME DÉCOR There is no question that travelling to other countries and visualising their sense of design can be a captivating experience. Providing you with a multitude of cultural aesthetics to marvel in, incorporating elements from different cultures into your décor has become a prominent trend. When you hear ‘Moroccan design’ think bright colour palettes, bohemian textures, Arabesque lamps, ottoman seating and even exotic features tiles. As well as home interiors, Moroccan-inspired décor has also become widely popular in boutique bars and cafes around metropolitan Sydney. EDGY METALLIC ACCENTS A creative yet edgy...

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Best Boutique Bars in Sydney

Isabella Ross   Hacienda Sydney Arguably one of the trendiest locations in Sydney at the moment, the Hacienda has become an iconic bar within the metropolitan hub of Sydney’s Circular Quay. With a Cuban inspired menu and interior, this botanical oasis with opulent furnishings is the perfect place to enjoy with friends or see a breathtaking view of the Harbour Bridge. Known for its aesthetic rum cocktails this bar can be on the pricey side, so aim to visit The Hacienda for a special occasion, rather than a regular night out. Our favourite drinks: WILD GINGER JULEP: Bulleit Bourbon...

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Swimwear Style This Season

Isabella Ross Dressing to your body shape is ideal when it comes to swimwear. If youth and confidence are still to your taste then why not opt for the classic bikini. For those who are uncomfortable with showing their midriff, a tankini is a great bathing-suit option. Also on the market are swimwear skirts, a modest yet stylish piece for women who don’t feel the appropriate age to be wearing a garment too skimpy. With lots of fabulous and good-quality brands currently stocking all sorts of swimwear styles, here is Sydney Observer’s guide to what is in fashion currently...

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Best Coastal Breakfast Spots This Summer

Isabella Ross Speedos Café Bondi Ah Speedos – the iconic Bondi café that specialises in delicious vegan brunches and a menu that is definitely Instagram-worthy. Situated in the very popular main streets of the beachy tourist suburb, this café is quaint in size but not in visitors. Hungry customers flock to Speedos on the regular, with the café’s presence on social media being just one reason why many travel across Sydney to enjoy an aesthetic and tasty brunch. The delicious superfood pink pittaya bowl and caramelised banana + chia vegan pancakes are a must-try for any avid foodie! REPOST...

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How to host the perfect garden party

  Isabella Ross It is official – spring has sprung. What better way to welcome the seasonally warm weather and fresh air than a garden party? Any occasion where you have to host can be slightly challenging, especially when you are new to the game. With organisation necessary for the food, décor, drinks and venue decisions on the agenda, here is a list of tips and tricks to hosting a garden party that is sure to impress your guests!   Plush Surrounding What is the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of a garden party – all...

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