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In Focus: The Sticks Home

In Focus: The Sticks Home

Nestled in the Kangaroo Valley, The Sticks home draws on its rural setting and separation from urban life.
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Know My Name, a cause to care about

Know My Name, a cause to care about

Join us in re-addressing traditional gender biases about women in creative spaces.
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In case you missed it: A date with Papaya

In case you missed it: A date with Papaya

From a sunny afternoon browse through our Sydney showroom to a buzzing after-hours cocktail masterclass - this was a day we'll never...
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At Home With Zone

At Home With Zone

 Zone is our partner brand you’re going to want to know more about.
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Let’s get acquainted - Trade Team

Let’s get acquainted - Trade Team

Meet Rachel and Charlotte - the faces behind our trade team. We recently sat down with each of them to learn more about their backgrounds...
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Papaya meets.... Natalie Walton

Papaya meets.... Natalie Walton

Natalie Walton's second beautiful book ‘STILL: The Slow Home’ (Hardie Grant) has hit the bookshelves. Capturing the essence of the...
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Purifying Plants For Your Home

Purifying Plants For Your Home

Feel nurtured surrounded by nature? Us too. Aside from the obvious aesthetic benefits of plants at home, they can also clean the air you...
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Treasures with tales to tell: part two

Treasures with tales to tell: part two

We love our Kabir and Bhadra collections. Originating from India, each tell their own unique story. Some pieces are still used, some are...
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Papaya meets... Sian Macpherson of est living

Papaya meets... Sian Macpherson of est living

‘Unforgettable spaces and inspired design’. We are sold on the tagline alone. Then scrolling through estliving.com, you can see the...
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Treasures with tales to tell

Treasures with tales to tell

Back when Papaya could travel overseas, we had a great trip exploring the treasure trove of amazing craftsmanship that is India and...
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How To Stay Positive

How To Stay Positive

Ask each other the simple question: ‘how are you?’ and reply honestly. Right now, you might get ‘up and down’ as a reply. Well, if...
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Easy update: the bedroom

Easy update: the bedroom

After all, it is the season for slumbering. For an easy update in your bedroom here’s how to make the most of your room.
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Five, Far Away for Another Day

Five, Far Away for Another Day

Let us whisk you away to five far-flung places: just while planning holidays with loved ones is on hold. We can but dream for now. So go...
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2019 Christmas Workshop

2019 Christmas Workshop

2019 CHRISTMAS WORKSHOP create your own cocktails with local & sustainable OTTER CRAFT DISTILLING, discover the art of Japanese gift...
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Christmas in July

Christmas in July

CHRISTMAS IN JULY Shorter, cooler days mean cosy times ahead. Entertaining at home with candlelight aplenty is certainly top of the list...
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Swoon-worthy stationers: top three

Swoon-worthy stationers: top three

Dream of reams of paper? Don’t worry, we do too.
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Notre Monde: meet the maker

Notre Monde: meet the maker

Notre Monde trays, mirrors and furniture are distinctive one-of-a-kind pieces created by hand 
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Eco-friendly gift wrapping

Eco-friendly gift wrapping

You’ve bought the gift, but rather than unrolling more new wrapping paper, how about using linen or a scarf that makes the wrapping all...
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Easy Easter Table Decorating

Easy Easter Table Decorating

Hot cross buns are baking, the scent of cinnamon and spice drifts through the air, it’s time to lay the table.
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Sydney top three cafe-bookstores

Sydney top three cafe-bookstores

We love books: the texture of the paper, the motion of turning the page, the scent as you open a new cover or the mysterious sense of...
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Art galleries - Sydney top three

Art galleries - Sydney top three

This harbour city is a hive of inspirational art and beautiful galleries
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Wabi sabi and Japanese wisdom

Wabi sabi and Japanese wisdom

Perusing bookshelves is a favourite pastime here.
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Gallery walls: the art of frames

Gallery walls: the art of frames

Curate your own gallery at home
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Postcards from Papaya: Copenhagen Calling

Postcards from Papaya: Copenhagen Calling

We are all on a constant quest for that ever-elusive life balance, which seems to remain just out of reach. Cue Copenhagen
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Stating the obvious: rugs

Stating the obvious: rugs

To ground a space in an open-plan area, protect your floor from outdoor dirt or simply create homeliness, all you need is rugs.
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How to care for diffusers

How to care for diffusers

Looking for subtle scents to gently infuse your home without the fuss of a candle? Cue the diffuser.
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Stating the obvious: bed linen

Stating the obvious: bed linen

Nothing’s better than a good night’s sleep. But if we can make our bedrooms look beautiful in the process, we’re all in.
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Recipe for Valentine's Day

Recipe for Valentine's Day

Whether you want to say those three words to a special someone or to yourself (why not?), tuck into this tasty treat
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Stating the obvious: measuring for furniture

Stating the obvious: measuring for furniture

Curled up with your favourite book, afternoon sun on your face, cup of coffee at your side. Already giddy from the thought of that...
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Seven ways to sleep better

Seven ways to sleep better

In our busy worlds, sleep often eludes us. We asked around Papaya HQ for quick fixes to overhaul your sleep routine
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Stating the obvious - lighting

Stating the obvious - lighting

From sunrise to sunset, we are entranced by natural light and the atmosphere it creates
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A simply beautiful Christmas

A simply beautiful Christmas

We’ve taken the hard work away. It’s the little things often that show you care, so try to think outside of the (gift) box. Here’s...
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Christmas glazed ham

Christmas glazed ham

What better way (indeed, our favourite way) to celebrate the festive season than with food? Here’s a simple yet classic recipe: easy to...
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Christmas drinks party: summer mulled wine cocktail

Christmas drinks party: summer mulled wine cocktail

Traditionally served piping hot in the colder northern hemisphere, this Christmas drink oozes festive cheer. For a cooler variation in...
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Welcome to INSPIRE

Welcome to INSPIRE

Welcome to INSPIRE. In a world of ever-increasing chaos, here is a serene sanctuary. Take a moment to pause, take a breath. Let us...
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small space solutions

small space solutions

In the quest for a perfect place, location is often uncompromisable compared to the size of your home. Here’s how to maximise your room...
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