Amber Creswell Bell

Amber is a Sydney-based writer and communications specialist. She has worked with some of the best interior and landscape designers in the business. Her love of gardens emerged at an early age, and it is possible that she prefers plants to people – though this is yet to be confirmed. She does not like gerberas. VISIT AMBER’S WEBSITE / INSTAGRAM / FACEBOOK

Book Review: The House and Garden at Glenmore

CultureA review of The House and Garden at Glenmore by Mickey Robertson.

Soft City: An Exhibition by Penelope Metcalf

Art & DesignPenelope Metcalf captures the magic of everyday Sydney streetscapes.

Cécile Daladier: Ceramic Artist

Art & DesignA chat with French ceramicist and flower lover Cécile Daladier.

Native Swinson: Bringing the Bush to Bondi

Art & DesignArtist, illustrator and textile designer Kate Swinson is bringing the bush to Bondi

Plants on Pink: An Instagram Community

CultureThe humble hashtag can build a whole community!

Garden Goods: The Crafty Edit

GoodsA winter round up of crafty, planty goods by Amber Creswell Bell.

Weed Life: The Paintings of Matilda Julian

Art & DesignArtist Matilda Julian loves weeds. So much so, that she has produced a body of work featuring them. It's beautiful.

Art Inspired By Plants

Art & DesignProfiles of five international artists inspired by plants to create great art.

An Artist, Florist and a Passion for Flowers

Art & DesignA botanically rich collaboration between artist Alesandro Ljubicic and florist Sean Cook, soon to be exhibited in Sydney.

Drama in Da House: Botanical Textiles

Art & DesignSo you love plants. But you have a black thumb? No garden? No balcony? No window sill?…

Tattoos, Beards and Flowers

Art & DesignAn interview with tough guy photographer Brock Elbank, who enjoys taking photos of beards, tattoos, and flowers. Yep flowers. Soft, ethereal and beautifully feminine flowers.

It’s Tool Time!

GoodsIt is a myth to say that garden hardware is all utilitarian and ugly. In fact, we…

Celebrating The Suburbs

CultureI was a child born in the lush, green garden belt of Sydney. It was an idyllic…