Australian Home Beautiful March 2021

Home Beautiful is every home decorator's best friend. With more pages dedicated to homes than any other Australian title, Home Beautiful guides readers towards transforming their own homes into the kind of showplace they see within the magazine.  We demystify the rules of decorating and empower readers to become their own savvy decorators. Covering 5 main pillars - indoors, outdoors, renovate, decorate and food, Home Beautiful is a magazine catered to those who love the home they’re in.

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12 Issues

in this issue

2 min
editor’s letter

I’m redoing my kitchen. Actually, I’m renovating my whole house, but that’s a story for another editor’s letter. Right now my focus is on the heart of my home, where I love to spend time cooking, pottering and entertaining. Currently, the space is perfectly functional and attractive, having been updated before we bought the house a few years ago, but I’ve been dreaming of a bigger fridge, a range cooker and a lot more bench space. Measuring up and choosing appliances was the easy part, but what I didn’t expect was how tricky it would be to settle on the materials palette. Marble or composite stone benchtops? White, grey or coloured joinery? There are so many combinations, I’ve changed my mind about five times already. I have four paint-colour swatches…

1 min
= connect

HOMEBEAUTIFULMAG @HOMEBEAUTIFUL HOMEBEAUTIFUL.COM.AU PINTEREST.COM/HOMEBEAUTIFUL HOMEBEAUTIFUL@AREMEDIA.COM.AU THE DAILY HOME EDIT HB IS WHERE THE HEART IS “YOUR HB ENTERTAINING SPECIAL IS A COMPLETE INDULGENCE. EVERY PAGE A FEAST FOR THE EYES AND EVERY RECIPE PERFECTLY ELEGANT, BUT NOT TOO DAUNTING TO ATTEMPT” – GEORGIE, HB READER. GRAB YOUR COPY NOW FOR $14.99 IN SELECTED NEWSAGENTS AND SUPERMARKETS. COME DINE WITH US Fromage lovers rejoice! Receive this chic cheese board, valued at $59.99, when you subscribe to 12 issues of HB for $74.99. Visit for this special offer. MOST LOVED: ON INSTA Is there anything more idyllic than dining al fresco under the late-summer sun, surrounded by a sweeping scene of lush, vine-clad walls. This sunny outdoor setting offers the ultimate taste of Europe at home, so it was no surprise that it was also our most loved picture on Instagram over…

3 min
in the know: what’s hot

NEW RELEASE: Oliver James Soak up the late summer vibes on a luxury lilo from Oliver James. With generous dimensions and smart upholstery, these floats are designed for relaxation. Our picks are the Lisos Piedra (grey), $1050, or Shore Regatta (blue stripe), $1350, Dulux Wash&Wear paint in Light Ceramic, $79.90/4L. Dulux Wash&Wear paint in Treeless, $94.40/4L. Dulux Wash&Wear paint in Gold Pheasant, $94.40/4L. 2021 COLOUR FORECAST: The Dulux colour team has been researching the global design trends and has selected three tonal palettes based on hues in nature. The colours within each one include shades of blue-green, coral, warm white and mauve-grey; ART WATCH: LOOKING FOR THE BEST EXHIBITS TO VISIT? WE RECOMMEND LINDY LEE’S ‘LOVE LETTERS BETWEEN THE RAIN AND THE FIRE’ (ABOVE) AT SULLIVAN+STRUMPF IN SYDNEY UNTIL MARCH 13, ‘BAUHAUS NOW’ (RIGHT) AT THE…

1 min
designer’s diary: louise walsh

ONDENE “This store is full of inspiration and stocks great one-off furniture pieces, luxe Italian bedlinen from Society Limonta (my favourite!) and accessories from the Collection Particulière by Jérôme Aumont all the way from France.” Visit: 12 Transvaal Ave, Double Bay NSW Bookmark: SPENCE & LYDA “I’M ALWAYS INSPIRED BY THE WONDERFULLY CURATED SELECTION AT SPENCE & LYDA. IT’S A REGULAR STOP WHEN SOURCING FOR A PROJECT, BUT I LOVE JUST DROPPING BY THE SHOWROOM JUST TO SEE WHAT’S NEW IN LIGHTING, FURNITURE, TEXTILES AND HOMEWARES.” VISIT: 184 CHALMERS ST, SURRY HILLS, NSW BOOKMARK: SPENCEANDLYDA.COM.AU Bayleaf “Breakfast with my son at Bayleaf cafe has become a ritual of ours before hitting Belongil Beach [in Byron Bay, on the north coast of NSW]. Happy service, delicious food and a general laid-back vibe.” Visit: 2A Marvell St, Byron Bay, NSW Bookmark:…

1 min
top 10: light and magic

3 min
destination style: jervis bay, nsw

Known for its pristine beaches and turquoise waters, Jervis Bay is a popular summer escape for Sydneysiders and Canberrans looking for a quick getaway. Its sheltered natural harbour is lined with a series of small townships, each with their own unique charms. Take Huskisson, with its main street lined with cafes and boutiques, Vincentia, which is home to numerous white sandy beaches, or Callala Bay, a great spot for sailing, swimming and fishing. Accommodation options are varied, from luxury villas to glamping, and many offer a stylish yet relaxed experience that will have you heading to the local homewares stores to recreate that holiday feeling in your own home. EAT 1. Huskisson Hotel This popular pub has been part of the Jervis Bay scenery for almost 100 years. Whether you’re sitting out on…