Hamptons Up On High

My latest real estate listing is a brand new, breezy Hamptons-style town home in a beautiful elevated position in Hawthorne, Brisbane. Suitably dressed in a coastal, blue and white colour scheme ….  … with refreshing cross breezes on all levels …. … and views forever over to Hamilton and out to the Gateway Bridge and The Bay …


Travel Blogger!

  Time to put my travel blogger hat on again. It’s been a while! We’re off today! Heading far away, to gaze at snowcapped mountains. It’s been such a full and exciting year, with my work and my boys’ busy lives. Now that big son has finished his schooling, and youngest has put in a


Home Straight

I worked through last Christmas. I was probably the only Real Estate Agent doing open homes on Christmas Eve. I had 8 groups through my evening Christmas Eve open … and I sold the property before the New Year! The biggest problem with property sales at that time of the year is finding a Conveyancing Solicitor who is


Shed Patina

Whilst away for a few days this past week, exploring my surrounds, I came across this dear little shed, perched up high with magnificent views of Lake Baroon and beyond. I fell in love with the colours and how they changed as the tree leaf shadows danced on it. A new decking structure had been added …


Yesterday Was A Great Day

It was full of beautiful colour … … and unwavering determination … … serious focus … … patience … … nerves … … personal bests … (a 10.83 for Vault!!!!) … fun and downtime … … healthy rivalry … that is really a friendship … … and love and pride that fills a mother’s heart


Friday Find: Accents Of Blue And White

This beautiful home, in Watermill in the Hamptons, belongs to Couture Fashion Designer, Dennis Basso. The interior designer was Kenneth Alpert, from NYC. Look at this custom ceramic table, set with stunning Royal Copenhagen plates and Tiffany chargers. Oh my heart! I love the way bold blue and white fabrics and ceramics are blended with rich timbers and neutrals.


Monday Nook

I love this nook, styled to perfection, in the Great Room of the HGTV Dream Home 2015. Rumour has it that all the Great Room furniture in the dream home was upholstered in Sunbrella outdoor fabric to prolong it’s life. I tend to only use outdoor fabric on furniture I have custom made or upholstered these

About ‘A-M’

This is where I muse about home design, interiors, life with my boys and other stuff that stops my heart. I own my own Real Estate agency, 'Cape Cod Residential', through which I stage, style and sell beautiful homes all over Brisbane, Australia. I have an unrivalled staging inventory which enables me to present all manner of homes in their absolute best light for sale. The complete Real Estate Package! I have an online store, 'Cape Cod Designs', that features some of my most favourite styling pieces ... AND I am currently scheming 'The Next House That A-M Built'.
Anne-Maree xx

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