SALE ALERT: Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2015


SALE ALERT: Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2015


USE THIS LINK: Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2015

Happy shopping!

Natasha xx


FAMOUS FOLK AT HOME: Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber, and George Clooney in Mexico

Celebrity homes: Cindy Crawford, Rande Gerber, George Clooney

UPDATED: Apparently George Clooney is selling for $50 million! More here.

Check out the home of Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber and their neighbour and best friend George Clooney in Los Cabos on the Baja peninsula in Mexico…

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SHOP THIS LOOK: Pippa Middleton’s Carolina Herrera black peplum top and trousers

SHOP THIS LOOK: Pippa Middleton's Wimbledon 2015 outfit - Carolina Herrera peplum top and trousers

SHOP THIS LOOK: Here’s where to look out for Pippa Middleton’s Wimbledon 2015 outfit, a Carolina Herrera peplum top and trousers…

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RUNWAY: Zuhair Murad Fall 2015 couture collection

HAUTE COUTURE FASHION PHOTOS: Zuhair Murad Fall 2015 couture collection from Paris

Ethereal glamour: Zuhair Murad Fall 2015 couture collection…

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STYLISH HOMES: Mia Freedman’s new $12.5 million Bellevue Hill, Sydney home, “Finty”

STYLISH SYDNEY HOUSES: Mamamia's Mia Freedman and Jason Lavigne have just bought this 12.5 million home in Sydney

FAMOUS FOLK AT HOME: Mamamia’s Mia Freedman and Jason Lavigne have just bought this $12.5 million home in Sydney…

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RUNWAY: Elie Saab Fall 2015 couture collection

RUNWAY: Elie Saab Fall 2015 Couture

Glamour and elegance: Here’s the luscious Elie Saab Fall 2015 couture collection…

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LUSCIOUS LITERATURE: Harper Lee’s new novel “Go Set a Watchman”

READ AN EXTRACT: Harper Lee - Go Set a Watchman


UPDATED: Read an extract from “Go Set a Watchman” here and pre-order your copy now.

After 50 years, the 88-year-old,  Pulitzer Prize-winning author of To Kill A Mockingbird Harper Lee is publishing a second novel…

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LUSCIOUS TEXTILES: Pictures of lace


Love lace? Then check out these beautiful pictures of lace…

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LUSCIOUS LOVES: Crafty bits and pieces

Luscious crafts

A CRAFTY LIFE: Take a look at these inspiring luscious textiles, colours and patterns…

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ROYALTY: Princess Charlotte’s christening photos

ROYAL PICTURES: Princess Charlotte christening at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham July 2015

ROYAL BABY: Here’s a look at the christening of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge at St Mary Magdalene Church on the Sandringham Estate in Norfolk, England…

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LUSCIOUS LOVES: Marriage equality in the US


#LoveWins - Rainbow layer cake slices


Congratulations to all our friends in the United States on the fantastic news about marriage equality. It’s about time!

Check out how these other 18 nations are doing since they introduced marriage for all. Let’s hope we get ourselves sorted in Australia soon too.


Natasha xx

A LUSH LIFE: Gin masterclass at the Bass & Flinders Distillery, Red Hill on the Mornington Peninsula

LUSCIOUS ACTIVITIES: Gin Masterclass - Bass and Flinders Distillery in Red Hill on the Mornington Peninsula


Luscious ones, today we did a gin masterclass at the Bass and Flinders Distillery in Red Hill, near our new home.

Our thanks to our hosts, co-owners Wayne and Janelle, and to our fellow gin lovers, Helen and Gary who shared the class with us. Thanks also to co-owner Bob for being my go-to organising guy.

We loved seeing the gin-making process and getting to create our own, and we look forward to receiving our own branded bottle – so fab!

Do bookmark Bass and Flinders Distillery if you’re on the Mornington Peninsula as it’s a really great addition to our little part of the world.

They also make vodka, limoncello and grappa, I believe, and I got to taste their version of a cognac (which has recently become my new favourite drink) which is called an aged grape spirit. More from their Ochre Spirit website.

(Remember that with cognac, like champagne, a drink cannot be named after that French region unless it is actually made there, hence “Australian sparkling wine”.)

Great to see another luscious Australian venture, and we wish the team all the very best!

See more via their website here.

Natasha xx