Homewares & Interiors
8 Amazing Weighted Blankets To Snuggle With This Winter

There’s not much we wouldn’t do to guarantee a good night's sleep. We’ve flirted with the no caffeine after lunch…

Wellness
How To Create The Ultimate Zen Meditation Space

After being forced to spend most of 2020 confined inside (global pandemics tend to have that effect), we’ve gotten pretty good at…

Shopping
Buy Yourself Everything Your Didn’t Get For Christmas With The Best Boxing Day Sales

Blame it on the food coma or just the time of year, post-Christmas blues can be the real deal. And, while it might be materialistic,…

Style & Design
How To Level Up Your Home Office Game To Enjoy Quality Moments, According To An Interior Stylist

If there’s anything 2020 has taught us, it’s that loungewear reigns supreme and your working from home set up is more important…

Homewares & Interiors
Keep Your Cool In Bed This Summer With These Sheet Sets Made For Balmy Nights

Let’s set the scene for a minute. It’s 2am and you’re still tossing and turning thanks to a combination of searing…

Style & Design
4 Reasons To Branch Out And Green Up Your Work Space

For the most part, plants are used as a decorative element that can easily and inexpensively transform spaces from lackluster to lush. But…

Shopping
Editor’s Picks: Spoil Yourself With The Best Buys Under $150 This Month

Spring is officially rolling and I am back with another round-up of treat-yourself buys. As the year starts to wind down a…

Shopping
Simplify Your Life With A Curated List Of Essential Baby Gear That You’ll Actually Use

Well it’s happened, you’ve told your family and friends, accepted that elasticated waistbands are probably the best invention…

Art & Design
Kick Start Your Art Collection With This Amazing Emporium Of Affordable Australian Art

Being cooped up at home for the better part of 2020 has probably had you contemplating your wall space more than ever. If you’re keen…

Homewares & Interiors
Set The Mood With 8 Of The Most Dreamy And Transformative Candles For Home

If there’s one thing we spend too much money on, it’s fancy candles. Seriously, we’ve got so many candles per-square meter…

Homewares & Interiors
Give Dad The Gift Of Good Sleep, This Eco-Friendly Weighted Blanket Is 20% Off Right Now

With Father's Day under two weeks away, you might be deep into your annual 'wonder what to buy dad?' period—or you might…

Style & Design
Get Your Green On | 5 Indoor Plant Trends To Up Your Interior Style Game

There are plenty of reasons people are getting seriously into the indoor plant game. Not only do they improve any lacklustre space by…

Homewares & Interiors
Cosy Up For Your Next Netflix Binge On One Of Koala’s Dreamy New Sofas

If you’ve ever had the calming pleasure of laying down on a Koala mattress or listened to your friends constantly bragging about…

Wellness
Get Your Best Night’s Sleep Ever With These Sleep Awareness Week Tips

We all know how important a good night’s sleep is—mainly because of how much better we feel after a solid eight hours of shut…

Style & Design
Learn The Art Of DIY With This New Micro Home Reno Series

While I appreciate the mismatched furniture I lovingly collected from garage sales and my charming hand-me-downs from family and friends, my…

Health & Beauty
Brighten Your Spirits With These Must-Have Self-Care Essentials

Self-care is the phrase on everyone’s lips these days—we’re stressed, we’re tired, we’re putting way too much…

Shopping
Editor’s Picks: Embrace The Incoming Chill With These 12 Wintery Must-Haves

Across Australia and New Zealand, we are slowly tiptoeing out of iso. It’s absolutely been a hibernation of sorts, some of us more…

Activities & Itineraries
Book Into A Cosy Cabin, We’ve Found The Ultimate Romantic Getaway Activity

Planning a weekend away in a cosy cabin somewhere, preferably one with a fireplace—but not exactly sure what you'll do when you…

Style & Design
Sweet Dreams, Grab Yourself A New Mattress At The Koala Sale Happening Right Now

If your bed is the type to audibly groan when you sit on it, or the mattress springs have a breakdown whenever you roll over, now really is…

Sustainability
Save The Planet And Plant A Tree With This Brand New Eco Loo Paper

Who knew that in 2020, toilet paper would ascend from humble triple-ply bathroom material to the international symbol of a…

Style & Design
Spruce Up Your Digs With These Dinner Party-Worthy Furniture Pieces

Since we’ve all been spending way more time at home, you may have caught yourself looking around your digs wondering how you made…

Style & Design
Quit Yawning, A Massive EOFY Mattress Sale Is Going Down Where You Can Score Free Cloud-Like Pillows

If you’ve been resting your head on the same old, rock hard pillows and mattress that you have been for years now, we reckon…

Activities & Itineraries
Get A Crew Together For This At Home Pottery Workshop

Alright, so it’s been weeks, if not months, since you last saw your co-workers in real life, and despite the regular emails, Zoom…

Planet
Get Cosy This Winter Thanks To These Sustainable Bedding Brands

The mercury is well and truly on the decline so if you’ve found yourself reaching for the covers, it might just be the perfect time to…

Style & Design
Heads Up, Here’s How You Can Score This Hyped Personalised Water Bottle For A Steal

Did you know that nearly one million plastic water bottles are sold every minute around the world? In Australia alone, an estimated 370…

Career
Up Your Stationery Game With These 11 Sweet Accessories

If you ask us, there’s only one major thing that helps boost productivity tenfold — and that’s a strong stationery game.…

Homewares & Interiors
Get Set To Style Up Your Iso Digs, Urban Outfitters Has Officially Launched In Australia

Feeling like you need to redecorate? Getting sick of your sheet sets, towels, walls and plants and planters? Want to turn your apartment…

Activities & Itineraries
Keep Your Hands Busy With This Home-Delivered DIY Pot Making Kit

Even if you’re not usually much of a potter, we’re willing to bet you’ve at least thought about it since lockdown hit.…

Wellness
Get These Super-Cute Seed Packs Delivered And Grow Your Own Food At Home

Now that you’re getting a handle on this whole ‘life in isolation’ thing, and have binge-watched everything possible on…

Art & Design
Get Your Craft On With These Home-Delivered DIY Mosaic Terracotta Pot Kits

Anything that keeps our hands busy and our minds off the fact that we’re slowly going iso-mad is a good thing these days, especially…

Shopping
Editor’s Picks: Live Your Best Life At Home With These 15 Self-Iso Saviours

If I’m honest, adjusting to life in quarantine hasn’t been that tough. I miss my mum and our family pizza nights. I miss Friday…

Style & Design
Clear Your Basket, This Coveted Australian Accessories Label Just Dropped A Massive Sale

One of the many ways we’re surviving and thriving in the depths of self-isolation is with a little retail therapy to support Aussie…

Homewares & Interiors
Here’s How To Grow An Insta-Worthy Jungle In Your Low Light Apartment

Houseplants bring a tonne of benefits. From improving air quality to bringing mindful calm to our every day, it’s no wonder…

Homewares & Interiors
A Guide To Indoor Plants For Serial Plant Killers

Indoor plants are the accessory de-jour, and we’re obsessed. There’s just one little issue: we kind of suck at keeping them…

Travel
Book In Your Annual Leave, You Can Fly To Singapore From $129

If you've been looking for a reason to check out the world's tallest indoor waterfall, now's your chance. Low-cost…

Homewares & Interiors
Here’s How You Could Own That IKEA X Virgil Abloh Rug

Teased way back in 2017, the IKEA X Virgil Abloh rug collab is due to hit Australian IKEA stores this month. The low pile rug, which…

Homewares & Interiors
Here’s What You Need To Know About The Coolest New Indoor Plant Subscription Service

We love delivery services. Enjoying every modern convenience without ever leaving the comfort of our home. It’s bliss.  So when…

Style & Design
These Are The 3 SP01 x Metrica Pieces We’re Throwing Our Savings At

People who like to froth over fancy-pants homewares (so, all of us, basically), we’ve got a shit load of piping hot furniture porn…

Fashion
Dinosaur Designs’ Dreamy New Collection Just Dropped & We Are Digging It

Just when you thought you were gonna save your tax return this time round, iconic Aussie label Dinosaur Designs have just launched their…

Art & Design
IKEA And NASA Are Joining Forces To Create Weird, Futuristic Furniture

When you think IKEA, you think of that bookcase you build back-to-front, ball pits full of screaming kids, and sketchy $1 hotdogs ("I'll…

Design
Budget to Blow Out | Couches

There’s nothing quite like a fabulously fabulous couch or sofa to make a bold statement in your home, and when budget isn’t an…

Homewares & Interiors
Money To Burn? Anya Hindmarch’s Nostalgic Candles Just Dropped

Famous for her luxury bags and quirky accessories, iconic Brit designer Anya Hindmarch has been responsible for many an ‘it’ bag…

Art & Design
From Broke To Banksy | Art For Every Budget

A house is not a home without artwork. The right pieces don’t just set the tone of your home, they also say something about you, and…

Homewares & Interiors
How To Pimp Your Pad And Still Get Your Bond Back

Let’s face it, most of us are probably living in a rental at the moment and will continue to do so for years to come—even if we…

Art & Design
Interior Porn | 8 Interior Design Accounts You Should Be Following On Instagram

When you think about how much time we spend inside our homes it doesn’t make sense to be haphazard with the décor. It…

Homewares & Interiors
You Can Now Buy Your House In LEGO®!

So, a thing happened. A ridiculously talented artist is replicating people’s real-life homes into miniature LEGO® versions.…

Art & Design
Monet, Matisse & Picasso Are Coming To Australia

If you’re still recovering from the big fat onslaught of awesome that was Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age hitting up our…

Homewares & Interiors
Watch Our Video To Learn How To (Finally) Fold A Fitted Sheet

Adulthood, it’s a tricky business, isn’t it? As we grew up, bucket loads of information was chucked at us from every direction…

Homewares & Interiors
The Lazy Person’s Guide To DIY Terrariums

Indoor greenery has always been cool, but it’s having a serious moment right now. If you love plants as much as we do but aren’t…

Homewares & Interiors
10 Indoor Plants That Won’t Harm Your Pets

It’s the home décor trend that is showing no signs of slowing down, but is your #crazyplantlady obsession putting your furry…

Art & Design
We’ve Found The Best Indoor Plant App Ever Invented & It’s Free!

The days of murdering countless innocent indoor plants are over, thanks to an app that is going to change the way you load up your home with…

Art & Design
The 2017 Eat Drink Design Awards Have Been Announced

We all love a well-designed venue to go with our food, and it seems every café, restaurant, and bar these days not only serves up…

Art & Design
A HUGE Yayoi Kusama Exhibition Has Arrived In Australia!

You don’t have to be an art buff to recognise the fantastical and incredibly colourful works of artist Yayoi Kusama. From her infamous…

Shopping
A Huge Weekend Of Summer Shopping Is Coming To The Coast!

More so than most, we Queenslanders eagerly await the arrival of spring/summer fashion, beauty and homewares into stores. Come the sudden…

Shopping
Accio! Australia’s Just Got Itself A Dedicated Harry Potter Store

Calling all wizards, muggles, squibs and humans, there’s some truly magical news coming out of the ‘burbs this week:…

Homewares & Interiors
PSA: You Can Now Shop IKEA Online (And They Deliver!)

Hold on to your credit cards guys—IKEA Australia has just announced online shopping for ALL Queenslanders. We’ll just let that…

Homewares & Interiors
Bed Sheets Made From Coffee Exist IRL

Yes guys, coffee bed sheets officially exist (like we needed one more excuse for bringing more of the good stuff into our lives).…

Wellness
29 Ways To Make Your Home Greener

In this day and age, helping good old Mother Earth is a great priority for many and, let’s face it, it doesn’t have to be hard.…

Art & Design
An Amy Winehouse Exhibition Is Coming To Australia

It’s hard to believe it’s been 6 years since Amy Winehouse passed away. 2017 looks set to be a big one for all of…

Art & Design
The Best Places To Buy Art Online

Having art in your home is a true sign of adulthood. There’s a marked point in your life when your perception of ‘cool room…

Homewares & Interiors
8 Things You Need To Get Shit Done In 2017

A new year. A new long AF list of things you need and/or want to do. While we all begin with the best of intentions, being super duper…

Fashion
The Best Local, Online Boutiques To Watch This Year

Sorry Carrie Bradshaw, shopping is no longer our favourite form of cardio. Thanks to the oh-so wonderful World Wide Web, we’re…

Gifts
8 Online Boutiques Worth Your Hard Earned Cash

The World Wide Web is a wonderful thing. Without it we wouldn’t have online shopping, and without online shopping we wouldn’t…

Homewares & Interiors
PSA: You Can Now Shop IKEA Australia Online (And They Deliver!)

Hold on to your credit cards guys—IKEA Australia has just announced online shopping. And wait for it—they’ll deliver that…

Art & Design
Nailed It | How To Decide On A Piece Of Art

Buying art is kind of hard. It’s like ordering food at a restaurant—you spend hours agonising over the menu only to be hit with…

Art & Design
How To Buy Art For Your Home You Won’t Hate In 6 Months!

The art world can be kind of intimidating; we totally get it. Alongside the pressures of finding art that’s actually cool (say no to…

Gifts
8 Wedding Gifts They’ll Actually Use

Look, I’m just going to come out and say it: shopping for wedding gifts blows. Whatever your stance on the whole process is though,…

Homewares & Interiors
8 Of The Best Concrete Homewares

Just how concrete went from mainstay of a Soviet brutalist architecture to darling of the high end design world, is a matter for another…

Homewares & Interiors
It Makes Scents | 6 Winter Candles We’re Loving Right Now

Candles are a versatile buy that feels incredibly indulgent yet totally worth the splurge. Whether you’re looking for a fresh scent to…

Shopping
Things To Spend All Your Money On This July

We've really taken one for the team this month and included a few bits and pieces that won't break the bank, and WILL see you…

Hair & Beauty
6 Ways To Avoid Dry Winter Skin

There are so many things that are oh-so great about winter in the beauty and style stakes… From cosy coats to cool-weather layers,…

Travel
The Local’s Guide To Bondi Beach

If someone had told me a few years ago that I’d be living in Bondi, I’d have told them to get right out of my face. But since…

Your Ultimate Hottest 100 Drinking Game

​Happy Straya' day team! We thought we'd really set you up for a day of excellent festivities and the ultimate Aussie party…

Europe
50 Fabulous Things To Do In France

Ah, France, the nation of l’amour, exceptional fromage and striped bretons; it’s the world’s most travelled to destination…

Homewares & Interiors
12 Things Successful People Always Do

Always wondered how Oprah became the best TV host of all time (we are not worthy)? How Steve Jobs invented ‘Apple’? Or how that…

Art & Design
Our Pick Of Australia’s Best Jewellery Designers

There’s a stack of Aussie jewellery designers doing their bit to keep you really well accessorised these days! From home studios to…

Travel
Feeling Spontaneous? Here’s How to Spend 24 Hours In Your City

We, at The Urban List, like to fly by the seat of our pants and ain’t no one going to tell us what to do or where to be (well not…

Art & Design
TUL’s Top Picks for Buying Art Online

Breathing new life into your living or workspace with fresh artwork is lots of fun, but really, who has the time or the dime to go trawling…

Homewares & Interiors
Desk-spiration | Our Pick Of Desk Essentials

Sick of staring at a blank wall? We’ve sourced high and low for some awesome desk accessories to make going to work that much more…

Art & Design
12 Must-Haves To Deck Your Halls This Christmas

The silly season is well and truly upon us (finally!), and this year we’re going all out to bring that extra-special holiday cheer to…

Food & Drink
The Best of The Web This Week

You know it's a slow news week when a well oiled ass is headlining. To keep you up to date with all the latest celebrity tuccas news,…

Homewares & Interiors
Snuggle Up | The Bed Linen Edit

There's no excuse for slumming it whilst you take cover under the covers. Take your sleeping aesthetic to a higher echelon with our pick…

Art & Design
Behind The Scenes With Cook Republic’s Sneh Roy

Food fanatics and design buffs are already well aware of Cook Republic's Sneh Roy. The winner of Best Australian Blog 2013,…

Homewares & Interiors
15 Fun French Flicks to Watch this Winter

There's no denying it, winter is upon us, making it more and more tempting to snuggle up with a good movie and a glass of wine than…

Homewares & Interiors
What to Book at the 2014 Spanish Film Festival

Señors and señoritas, the Spanish Film Festival is back for another year! Presented by Estrella Damm, this year's…

Homewares & Interiors
The Lego Movie Review (It’s a Block-Buster)

Kids movies that can be enjoyed by the taller set have become a genre unto themselves, and the new Lego Movie — hyped as the best…

Shopping
Divergent | The Movie Review

Imagine a world divided into groups based on virtues. Now imagine if you had to choose one of those virtues, and therefore one of those…

Art & Design
2 Minutes with Stuart Chapman of Indisposable Concept

At a time when you can snap and share every moment of your life with the whole world at the click of a button, a Brisbane-born art…

Travel
The Urban List’s Guide To New York City

We are all aware of New York's paramount attractions, Times Square, the Statue of Liberty, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), the Empire…

Fashion
Who to Follow on Instagram For Dudes

Though I am still a little confused as to what the actual point of Instagram is, that's not to say it is not a fun and worthwhile app.…

Art & Design
Hobart Itinerary | Winter Edition

When I told people I was visiting Hobart in June, they thought I was mad. Hobart, in winter? Yes! I gleefully replied. I don't know…

Art & Design
5 Nights In Venice | Venice Biennale 2013

Every second year, contemporary art from all over the world comes to Venice and occupies this beautifully historic festival city. When the…