Top 5 tips for decorating your home office

The COVID-19 global pandemic has certainly made an impact on the way we live, socialise and work. Lockdowns globally have resulted in many people taking their jobs home and the home office is now a much-coveted, normal trend feature of modern living.  A recent observation by an architectural firm showed that pre-COVID, only 10% to 15% of apartment units and...


Western Suburb Artists Fulfill Market Demand for Unique and Local Art

Three artists from the western suburbs of Churchlands, Subiaco and Mt Claremont have been filling the artistic demand for unique and local creations by art collectors, corporate bodies, developers, and galleries around WA and nationally. Collectively, they now will exhibit new and original artworks at Art Upmarket on Saturday 16 October at UWA. Michelle Jane Williamson (Churchlands), Larissa Nguyen (Subiaco)...


South West Artist Uses Art to Send Environmental Message at Sculptures by The Sea

For over 50 years, Neil Turner has farmed the WA Wheatbelt, where he experienced everything about the land - sparse rainfall, soil erosion, wind, fire. Then, moving to Stratham, the now Bunbury resident has exchanged farming tools with woodwork equipment to share important messages about our environment in an artistic manner.   “My mother was an artist, so growing up, oil...



Meet the Makers- Sunbella bringing back the parasol

Hat-hair or great hair? A cool strappy dress or hot long-sleeved shirt? Flawless makeup or oily sunscreen?  It can be hard to protect your skin from the rays while also looking your best. Thanks to Casey Bryden and Jillian Intini, sun protection CAN be stylish. By blending fashion with function, Perth Upmarket retailer Sunbella has created a unique sun protection option that is also both stylish and convenient. Comfortable to...

The latest in kids winter clothing at Upmarket

Those chilly mornings have well and truly set in. In my house, one challenge that comes with this change of season is convincing the kids to give up the shorts and t-shirts to make the transition to winter layers. Luckily, winter kids clothing and fashion accessories just keeps getting better and better. Trends like layered overalls, woolly knee socks and knitted bonnets put a bit...