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PUT ANOTHER SHIRMP ON THE BARBIE

PUT ANOTHER SHIRMP ON THE BARBIE

Okay, I know, and yes sometimes my Aussie roots come out but can you blame me, it’s bbq season and we do love a good barbie. So in keeping with our summertime posts, todays...

THINK BRICK

THINK BRICK

The majority of houses these days are built using standard bricks and mortar, it’s a traditional, cost effective way to build. But have you ever thought about just how ecological building with bricks is?...

KEEPING COOL

KEEPING COOL

The summer heat has hit some crazy highs this year and keeping cool is on the top of everyones list, but there’s nothing stopping you from being stylish and cool this summer. Today we’re...

THE SECOND COMING

THE SECOND COMING

In the music world it is said that the second album is the hardest, as the expectation is greater following a successful first album. This same great expectation is also true of the design...

BEST BITS No.1

BEST BITS No.1

Wandering through the world of the web can have you stumbling upon all sorts of things, so you thought at the end of each week you might like to see some of the things...

JEALOUSY

JEALOUSY

Yes! There you have it, I’m saying it. I am jealous of all you women out there and the choices you have when it comes to . . . Shoes! People that know me...

SPOTLIGHT: FRED

SPOTLIGHT: FRED

Back in February (wow that really seems like an eternity ago), I was reading one of my favourite (okay, so I’m obessed with it) sites, Young House Love in particular their Burning Question: Collection...

SUMMER PICNIC BASKETS

SUMMER PICNIC BASKETS

Last week we showed you the fabulous Boxsal picnic box and it got us thinking about what other picnic packing options are out there. With so many different choices, it can be a tough...

WAKE UP AND SMELL THE BEANS

WAKE UP AND SMELL THE BEANS

Whether you use a kettle, percolator, plunger, pod machine, or like us a coffee machine, the wonderful aroma of a freshly brewed coffee is something that gets the taste buds going. There is such...

BOXSAL THE PERFECT PICNIC PARTNER

BOXSAL THE PERFECT PICNIC PARTNER

We are foodies here at Quirk, so much so that whenever we head out the door, there’s always a treat or two in my bag like plain crackers, dried fruit, museli bar, and the...