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Autumn 2019

Simply You is a go-to shopping guide featuring stunning interiors, fashion, style and beauty showcased in a premium format. Shop and style everything you desire from the new collections in one experience with Simply You.

New Zealand
Bauer Media Pty Ltd
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4 Issues


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the art issue

Resene ‘Streetwise’.Cheetah scarf, $239, by Deadly Ponies.Karen Walker Monumental for Men 100ml, $179.The Studio sectional sofa by Timothy Oulton. Coming soon to Dawson & Co. (PHOTOGRAPHY MICHAEL JAMES ROOKE)This issue, we’re inspired by artists and art collectors who have crafted wonderful spaces to reflect their creativity and passions. The residence of antique specialists Chrystelle Baran and Nick Ferneyhough (page 40) is beautifully described as “a curated home of collectable pieces”; their sumptuous de Gournay-papered formal dining room displays the perfect balance of old-world romance and homely charm. We also feature local artist Jodi Newnham, whose sculptural pieces harmoniously complement the hand-picked mid-century items on display at her showroom, Mid Century Swag, in Auckland (page 32).In our revitalised fashion section, we take a trip to the countryside for an autumnal shoot…

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interiors news

We Can Build a Fire, 2017, by Ron Adams, an artist featuring with Galerie pompom (Sydney) in this year’s fair. (PHOTOGRAPHY (MAIN PHOTO) MATT HUNT)Auckland Art FairCelebrate emerging and established artists at the 2019 Auckland Art Fair, New Zealand’s premier showcase for contemporary art. Returning to The Cloud on Auckland’s Queens Wharf from May 1-5, the now-annual extravaganza will feature some of the best galleries and artists from New Zealand and the Pacific. Be among the first to experience the event by purchasing a limited-release Premier Art Pass, $150, which gives you access to the preview day, opening night, art party and all public days, as well as a full programme of exclusive VIP events taking place around Auckland. artfair.co.nzMirror, mirrorChoosing a circular mirror instead of one with straight edges…

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BON VOYAGEBy Clara Le Fort (Gestalten)Bon Voyage gives an insight into how to travel in an eco-friendly way, featuring places such as a remote Namibian lodge (built from shipwrecks) which protects endangered wildlife, and a restored Hong Kong hotel which draws on local tradition, among other extraordinary lodgings offering amazing design, food and experiences.KITCHEN LIVING(Gestalten)As the true heart of any home, the kitchen is no longer just a utilitarian space – it’s often where we share our happiest experiences. Kitchen Living offers inspiration for all, whether you’re considering a complete overhaul or a small tweak, along with technology updates and life hacks aplenty.…

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rules of abstraction

pop art1. Panton chair, $2330, by Vitra from Matisse.2. Canopy pendant, $3585, by Oluce from ECC.3. Elysium pendant, from $2679, by Timothy Oulton from Dawson & Co.4. Artwork, POA, by Dennis Blair from Mid Century Swag.5. Tricolore vases, $739 each, by &Tradition from Dawson & Co.6. Crescent credenza, POA, by Kelly Wearstler from Cavit & Co.7. Diavoletti Family vases, POA, by Cappellini from Matisse.8. Kiss dish, $350, by Kelly Wearstler from Cavit & Co.9. Vista chair, $2319, by Wendelbo from Dawson & Co.STYLE TIPThese vases, made from interconnecting glass parts, are a great way to introduce colour into an otherwise pared-back interior scheme.…

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surreal appeal

1. Jeeves & Wooster pendants, from $670, by Innermost from ECC.2. (Headforemost) Cargo III framed artwork, $3950, by Stephen Ellis from Sanderson Contemporary Art.3. Table, $2199, by Powersurge.4. Phantom mirror, $6265, by Fiam from Matisse.5. Whale bookends, $79, from Republic Home.6. Dodo Pavone rug, $10,805, by Moooi Carpets from ECC.7. Dora Maar vase, $590, by Jonathan Adler from Cranfields.8. Birds, from $31 each, from BoConcept.9. Inception coffee table, POA, by Timothy Oulton from Dawson & Co.10. Moon pendant, $1139, from BoConcept.11. Skating dog, $159, from BoConcept.STYLE TIPThe Phantom mirror from Matisse can be hung vertically or horizontally depending on the space you have available.…

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renaissance woman

1. 2122 armchair, POA, by Angelo Cappellini of Italy from Sarsfield Brooke.2. Serapi Queensbury Sky rug, POA, by Jan Kath from Artisan.3. Three Graces figurine, $360, from Babelogue.4. Crystal chandelier, from $2059, by Timothy Oulton from Dawson & Co.5. Cornucopia plate, $119, by Wedgwood from Smith & Caughey’s.6. French antique sideboard, $2900, from Vitrine.7. Candlestick, $39.90, from French Country.8. Sideboard, $1450, from French Country.9. Jewels of the Renaissance book, $315, by Yvonne Hackenbroch from Farfetch.10. Cannes chaise, POA, by Ralph Lauren Home from Cavit & Co.STYLE TIPA large traditionally made rug such as this brings a lovely, lived-in quality to a lounge space, study or bedroom.…