Archive of ‘HOME & GARDEN’ category

Rhubarb and Berry Crumble Pie Recipe

 By Laura ::  G-Fresh Spices   Main ingredients 1 sweet crust pastry 200g caster sugar 2 tbsp cornflour Zest of one orange 400g rhubarb (trimmed of rough ends and cut into 1.5cm pieces) 350g mixed berries (fresh or frozen) Crumble 100g plain flour 40g brown sugar 2 tbsp caster sugar 1 tbsp G-Fresh Vanilla Sugar 1/4 tsp G-Fresh […] Read more…

5 Simple Style Tips To Give New Life To Your Home

Guest Blog by the Adeladies at Somo-Studio Somo studio are an online based interior design and styling service. Follow along on social… :: WEBSITE     :: FACEBOOK     :: INSTAGRAM 1. Go Green! Indoor greenery is such an affordable and rewarding way to add life and brighten your space. They not only look […] Read more…

Let’s FORK CANCER together!

By Hayley Pearson Cancer is never invited. EVER. But sometimes it rocks up unexpectedly in the people we love most. We are doing something special for our mums. For our friends. For our grandmothers and for all Adeladies affected by cancer. We’re holding a Longest Table dinner to FORK CANCER. And we are not doing […] Read more…

WHAT’S ON IN ADELAIDE THIS APRIL

By Laura Bakhtiarian :: @Picesofme___ Image credit: barossavintagefestival.com.au/ 1. EVENT :: The Great Wine Voyage WHEN :: April 30th WHERE :: Adelaide East and West End COST :: $65 WEBSITE :: http://www.tastingaustralia.com.au   2. EVENT :: Santana live in Botanic Park WHEN :: Sunday 9 April 2017 WHERE :: Botanic Park, Plane Tree Drive, Adelaide COST :: from $105.15 WEBSITE :: http://www.santanalive.com/HOME.html   3. EVENT […] Read more…

8 REASONS TO STAY AT THE MAYFAIR

By Hayley Pearson Who doesn’t love a five star boutique hotel, in the heart of our beautiful City? Let us introduce you to the magnificent Mayfair Hotel…Here are 8 reasons to visit! 1. Mayflower Restaurant You will dream about this food for weeks after tasting it. The Mayflower Restaurant and Bar is in the super talented hands of […] Read more…

Gluten Free Fruchoc Chocolate Custard Tart

By Laura Bakhtiarian :: @Picesofme___ Gluten-Free Fruchoc Chocolate Custard Tart   Ingredients 1 x Your favourite Gluten Free Short Crust Recipe Base or Cheat like I do with 1x Gluten Free Sweet Vanilla Bean Short Crust Pastry (by Carême) CHOCOLATE FRUCHOC BASE 100gms Gluten Free Dark Chocolate 100gms Menz Fruchocs, blitzed in a blender (crumb like) 50gms […] Read more…

5 INDOOR PLANTS YOU NEED IN YOUR LIFE

By Mikaela Medwell :: Harris The popularity of having plants indoors is quickly rising. According to studies, the health benefits of having plants in your home include cleaner air, reducing stress and improving wellbeing… With those advantages in mind, we picked the prettiest 5 to help you when choosing: 1. The Chinese Evergreen The Chinese […] Read more…

BLACK SQUID INK PASTA WTH TUNA

By Laura ::  G-Fresh Spices  :: Black Squid Ink Pasta with Tuna Ingredients 500g Black Squid Ink Pasta 1 tablespoon Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 brown onion, finely chopped 1 tablespoon G-Fresh Oregano Leaves 1 tablespoon G-Fresh Garlic Granules 500g (1 can) Diced Tomatoes 1 1/2 tablespoons drained Capers 1/2 cup (75g) drained Pitted Kalamata Olives, halved 240g […] Read more…

How to own LESS and enjoy MORE!

By Mikaela Medwell :: Harris  “There are two ways to be rich: One is by acquiring much, and the other is by desiring little.” —Jackie French Koller Desiring little… an ideal that probably brings you back to your childhood, when you would play with the cardboard box longer than whatever came in it. Many would agree […] Read more…

Ten places to shop in country South Australia

 Guest blog By Amy Chandler  When you think of shopping in the country, you might assume it’s all check shirts and RM Williams, but that’s where you are mistaken. Lucky for us country folk, SA’s towns are dotted with fashionable hidden treasures that are well attuned to #style. Trust me when I say that these shops […] Read more…

POP-UP XMAS SHOPPING NIGHT

Yoohoooooo! Our Adeladies Chelsea and Beck, who created both White Home Boutique and Elliot Lifestyle are having a Pop-Up Xmas Shopping Night for family and friends! If you love cheese, champagne and beautiful homewares, come along! You can shop from the gorgeous White Home Boutique collection and get your Christmas shopping sorted early. Maybe pick up […] Read more…

You can have your smashed avo + eat it too!

By Thomas Fort :: Harris Have Your Smashed Avo…and eat it too! Housing affordability has once again sparked the public’s furore, this time rallying against an article in The Australian decrying millennials and their penchant for expensive breakfasts in the face of knuckling down and saving for a house deposit. No, really. Rather than splitting the […] Read more…

HARRIS SCARFE HOMEWARES ARE FREAKING COOL!

By Hayley Pearson You know you’re an adult when you get more excited about home style than you do cocktails. We are homewares obsessed. But like most Adeladies, we don’t have enough credit cards to feed our addiction, so we are all about lux for less! Harris Scarfe is full of delightful homewares (that won’t […] Read more…

Win a $200 voucher to spend at Harbour Town Adelaide

Win a $200 voucher to spend at ANY shop at Harbour Town Adelaide To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this voucher with and LIKE @HarbourTownAdelaide and @_adelady. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know who you want to go shopping with and you should head over and follow Harbour Town! Photo […] Read more…

An Adelaide Nursery Handmade with LOVE!

Guest blog by Maria Angus :: My Mini Abode :: INSTAGRAM      :: WEBSITE As a stylist, you can imagine how exciting it was creating a gorgeous light-filled nursery for my own baby girl,  Lola. I wanted to create a warm and whimsical, simple, stunning room for my daughter to enjoy but I also wanted it […] Read more…

Moving with kids – Tips to ease the pain

By Mikaela Medwell – Harris Bubble wrapping the dog, throwing everything you’ve packed out onto the floor, screeching they can’t find their phone chargers. No matter how old they are… moving with kids is the absolute pits! But, the whole process can be made slightly less stressful than it has to be. Here are a few tips you […] Read more…

The Adelaide Hills are FREAKING awesome!

By Hayley Pearson My dad, the Wayne-train is not only a brilliant dad and “pa” to his grandsons but he’s also a great hairdresser, surfer and now a freaking talented photographer! Since putting down his hairdressing scissors for the last time in December he’s taken his photographic hobby, one step further and is now having […] Read more…

Because YOUR mum is the best…

By Hayley Pearson Fact: Most mums love homemade cards. Fact: ALL mums love flowers and beautiful homewares. So this Mother’s Day, one of our fave homeware companies, White Home Boutique, have teamed up with the gorgeous Adeladies from East End Flower Market to create the perfect Mother’s Day packs, for every kind of mum. And because the girls who run White Home […] Read more…

The best of Victor harbour

By Hayley Pearson Singer, artist, fashionista, entrepreneur, marketer, business owner, designer, beautiful girl. These are words I use to describe Victor Harbor’s Emma Gilbert. Oh, and I forgot to mention, she’s ALL that and ONLY twenty-two. As a side project to her full time job in marketing, Emma created her own business, Gilbert & Co. Homewares, selling colourful, coastal […] Read more…

The unknown is the enemy – redundancy sucks

“The Cutlery Wars” by Lisa Bondarenko – Mind Heart Body So the past few days I’ve been trying to get back to “normal”… whatever that means! Up until the middle of this past week I have had my husband home for close to seven months. We were an example of those affected by the current employment economy […] Read more…

Found: The best platters in SA

By Jess from Dressed in Copper It’s that time again. PPH — perfect platter hunting time. All of the girls here at Adelady LOVE a great platter. I’ve found some incredible eateries that do some super impressive platters. I found some of my faves along the Fleurieu, the East End of Adelaide and at two very […] Read more…

Adelaide sisters turning a hobby into a business

 By Hayley Pearson When two sisters spend many long hours on the phone chatting about their love for style, homeware shops and the latest Home Mag to land on their doorstep – the only logical thing to do, is start a homeware business of their own! And so, they turned their hobby into a business and White Home Boutique was born.  It’s […] Read more…

When school friends live the DREAM!

Image credit: Meaghan Coles Photography A waterfall doesn’t happen with one drop. You need lots of drops to make a BIG splash! And that’s exactly what three friends Emma, Holly and Kellie have done. They quit their day jobs and created emkho, which is now Adelaide’s premier styling group! Anyone who can combine three names in […] Read more…

Everyone in Adelaide should hug this woman!

By Hayley Pearson Everyone in Adelaide should hug Kelly. Not because she’s sad or lonely, but because we want to say thank you for A. creating the most delicious presents and B. showing us that anything is possible! Kelly Jamieson is the creator of Edible Blooms. If you haven’t already ordered them, you may have been sent them. They are yummy […] Read more…

Renovation tips from Adelaide’s Reno Rumble stars!

By Hayley Pearson Damn, I love a reno show. I just bought a house in Wattle Park that needs some serious renovating and styling, and I’m one of those nerds who actually takes notes during renovation TV shows! I’ve got my notepad ready for a brand new, supercharged series of Reno Rumble that premieres on […] Read more…

21 Signs You Know You’re From Burnside

By Hayley Pearson Let’s talk about Burnside for a second. Wait no, it’s pronounced BUUURNSIIIDE. The City of Burnside has a bit of a reputation. It’s known for housing the “fanciest suburbs” in Adelaide. Ummm, have you seen SPRINGFIELD and NORTH ADELAIDE? I’m pretty sure those houses opposite the Aquatic Centre are actually castles, with royalty living inside! Image credit: weekendnotes.com I […] Read more…

WIN $350 TO SPEND ON ART AT BLUETHUMB

Win a $350 voucher to spend on art from Australia’s biggest authentic artist marketplace, bluethumb! To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend and FOLLOW @bluethumbart and @_Adelady You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know who you’d like to share this prize with and LIKE bluethumb and Adelady. Photo (above) will be posted on Adelady Facebook and Instagram Tuesday March […] Read more…

FRUCHOC CHEESECAKE RECIPE!

Combing two of our fave things: Cheese and FruChocs! This FruChoc Cheesecake recipe is seriously the best and easiest dessert. Your guests will LOVE you for it – it’s dangerously delicious! INGREDIENTS BASE:: 400 grams of FruChocs 1/2 pack of choc ripple biscuits 60 grams of melted butter FILLING:: 500 grams of cream cheese 400 grams […] Read more…

OUR 5 FAVE THINGS FOR 2016…SO FAR

By East End Flower Market 2016…I know it sounds weird. Were almost one month in and there hasn’t been a day yet that I haven’t written 2015. I’ll get there…in December! With the new year brings new and exciting things. Here are my 5 favourite things of 2016…so far! Number One We all have that one friend […] Read more…

WIN THIS STUNNING FRAMED PIECE BY LEAH GRANT

 We’re SO excited to be giving you the chance to WIN this framed piece by our fav local artist Leah Grant! ‘Dancing Leaves’ is a giclee print, 637mm x 806mm and worth $840! Drop in to Local Crowd Cafe to see it on display. To win this amazing piece, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend and LIKE @leahgrant and @_adelady to […] Read more…

HOW TO HAVE A VINTAGE-STYLE XMAS

By Mardi Zeunert Christmas. Like it or not, it comes up quick. Doesn’t it? Eeeeeeek. As soon as the ol’ John Martin’s Christmas Pageant, um cough, I mean Credit Union Christmas Pageant strolls around, the tree is up. The lights of our beautiful city start twinkling. The jacarandas start blooming. Oh and the Santa (You […] Read more…

HOW TO MAKE SOY CANDLES AT HOME IN 6 EASY STEPS

Everyone loves candles right? Except my husband. But enough about him. We wanted to share with you HOW to make these gorgeous soy candles from HOME! Kimberley Monger is an Adelaide mum who started her own business while on maternity leave making soy candles. Serenity Soy Candles are made and hand-poured right here in Adelaide. Now she’s sharing her […] Read more…

SARAH SHANAHAN’S FAVE PLACES

By Hayley Pearson Sarah Shanahan has made a sweet career out of doing what (most) women want. She’s a professional organiser, food stylist AND interior shopping tour host. Oh and she’s also a mother of four! Over the last five years, she’s been organising and making homes more beautiful, in and around Adelaide. “I love […] Read more…

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