Here are some shots of Aussie stylist/public relations agent, Colette Harvey's apartment that I styled for SHOP Til You Drop magazine last year. A little French, a whole lot nautical, it boasts the perfect mix of family treasures, combined with flea market finds and classic buys. Not to mention, the sun beams through the joint like a magnet to a fridge.
Follow Colette's lead and stock up on a few black and white frames from here.
I'll let you in on a little secret. The flowers? They're fake. The trick to making faux blooms work is to stick with one type of flower per bunch and avoid housing them in glass vases - the no water factor is a dead giveaway.
Classic and quirky, you can snare a clock just like this one for around $130, over here: