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Looking at local: Locale, Potts Point

We get so excited when new businesses appear in Potts Point, especially those that are focused and passionate about supporting Australian brands. And this weekend, an exciting new shop will open its doors to the public – Locale. Created by Potts Point locals, Travis and Jacqui, who saw a need for more men’s fashion … Read the full post »

Looking at Local: Zen Day Spa

Everyone deserves to be pampered once in a while. To take the time to switch off from the daily hustle and bustle of Sydney city life, relax and come out feeling rejuvenated. That’s why this week we’re focusing our Looking at Local lens on Zen Day Spa in Potts Point.  From facials to cosmetic treatments … Read the full post »

Introducing know the rose, Avalon

As avid supporters of small businesses, art, interior design, and sustainability, when we come across something too good not to share, we share it. And that’s exactly what we’ve found with know the rose in Avalon. … Read the full post »

Looking at Local – Macleay on Manning Christmas window display

We tend to get quite excited about Christmas, especially as we start to see the lights and Christmas decorations go up around our beloved Potts Point. It really helps everyone to get into the Christmas spirit, and one shop which does it so wonderfully is Macleay on Manning. Every year they put together a … Read the full post »

Looking at local – Farmhouse, Jeremy & Son, and J & S on Macleay, Potts Point

When you enter any of the businesses that Michael operates you can immediately feel his philosophy shine through – simple things done well. And when you talk to him you can tell that he’s worked extremely hard to achieve what he has – three thriving businesses in Potts Point.   The thought behind Farmhouse is … Read the full post »

Show your support for small businesses in Potts Point this Friday 28 June

        Late night shopping in Potts Points this Friday until 8pm   At Laing Real Estate we believe in supporting small, local businesses. That’s why we’re excited to promote late night shopping tomorrow in Potts Point. The following retailers will all be open until 8pm so you can pop down for some retail therapy after work. And with so many … Read the full post »

HOY – The on-demand ferry which will take you from Elizabeth Bay to Circular Quay

Just like Uber but on water Did you know you can now call a ferry in the same way you call an Uber? That’s right, since December 2018 Captain Cook Cruises have been operating an on-demand ferry service from Elizabeth Bay Marina to Circular Quay Harbour Master Steps. It’s a Sydney first and we think it’s pretty … Read the full post »

10 interior design bloggers to watch in 2019

          Are you looking for some interior design information for your next project? Or do you just love to keep up with the latest interior trends? Then we’ve got you covered with our 10 interior design blogs to look out for in 2019: State of Green – Jenny Tranter If you like to keep on top of trends and keep on the forefront … Read the full post »

Looking at local – skarfe, Potts Point

Hidden away in the back streets of Potts Point is a cave of wonders. A place of vibrant colours and delicate materials. And the owner and design vision behind it all is Brad. It’s easy to see why Brad and his store are such a hit with the locals. Discreet when you need it to be, bold when … Read the full post »

Looking at local – The jewel of Elizabeth Bay

A Kind Of Magic by Sarah Hue-Williams   The atmosphere in Elizabeth Bay is creative and cosmopolitan. It’s a breeding ground for small business start-ups and ‘one man bands’. The community in and around the area are keen supporters of this type of environment, allowing creativity and entrepreneurship to flourish. It’s what makes the area … Read the full post »

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