Sitchu Living

ow are we nearly halfway through the year? Winter is almost here and, as the mercury drops, we look forward to what the second half of 2022 brings. In this issue, we tour a light-filled property in Geelong and help you embrace minimalism and laid-back styling in your own home. Join us on a trip to Queensland as we discover the West End’s vibrant food scene and enviable hangouts. And for those navigating the property market, we share the benefits of buying and selling in winter. We hope you enjoy the issue! 02 Contents 02 THE BEST OF BOTHWORLDS This customised home in the suburbs of Geelong has design lovers enamoured with its light-filled interiors. SHOP THE STYLE Embrace Newtown House’s sleek, laid-back style with our selection of refined homewares and minimalist furniture. WELCOME TOWEST END Take a stroll through this thriving suburb and discover why it’s Brisbane’s hottest cultural hotspot. THE BENEFITS OF BUYING & SELLING INWINTER Spring has long been touted as the best season for buying and selling property, but there are many advantages brought on by the cooler months. LOCAL ESCAPES Head to Australia’s most sought-after holiday destinations right in our own backyard. LUXURY LIFESTYLE AT YOUR FINGERTIPS An exclusive look at luxury properties from around the globe, brought to you by Luxury Portfolio International. PROPERTY GUIDE Discover beautiful properties currently available to buy throughout Australia. H Editor-in-Chief HOLLY PERKS Holly 1 06  Instagram @sitchu.brisbane @sitchu.adelaide @sitchu.canberra  Facebook sitchusydney | sitchumelbourne sitchubrisbane | sitchuadelaide sitchucanberra  Pinterest @sitchuau Connec t wi th us EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Holly Perks CONTRIBUTORS Emma Bishop Jayde Malifa Lucy Bell Bird Madeleine King Margaret Quilter GRAPHIC DESIGN Identity Marketing EDITORIAL, PARTNERSHIPS & ADVERTISING ENQUIRIES WELCOME 08 05 06 08 10 12 17 © Sitchu 2022 Sitchu LivingMagazine has taken constant care tomake sure that content is accurate on the date of publication. The views expressed in the articles reflect the author(s) opinions and do not necessarily reflect the views of the publisher and editor. The published material, adverts, editorials and all other content is published in a good faith. Sitchu Living Magazine cannot guarantee and accepts no liability for any loss or damage of any kind caused by this publication and errors and for the accuracy of claims made by the advertisers. COVER PHOTOGRAPHY: Furniture, Art, Object & Styling: Team Simone Haag @simonehaag Styling Assist: Sharon Robinson @robinson_haus Photography: Dylan James @dylanjamesphoto