Let’s Get Personal in Australia with Eliza Lopatowska…


The home of Eliza Lopatowska from Ola&Olek

A:: Australian is…. blue skies, exciting outdoors , fantastic coffees and my very first mud crabs .

U:: ugliest thing in my home is… my curtains in the windows and occasional mess.


S:: style means to me…. creating your own visual identity.

T:: time, I always make time for…. catching up with friends and doggy walks.


R:: room, my favorite room in our home is…. our living space which is one big open space. It combines the study, lounge, dining room with the kitchen and the backyard. When we open the bi-fold doors wide it is one continuous light filled space..

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A:: addiction is…. usually short-lived enjoyment with a pricey tag attached. Mine is… a kick of caffeine


L:: looking forward to…. my next holidays in Magnetic Island and diving in the Great Barrier Reef. It’s been busy times at Ola and Olek  recently and we deserve some play time now.


I:: interesting places in my city are.…I’m still looking for them…


A:: art in my home is from…. We tend to buy pieces on our holidays. The current collection is from France, Austria, UK, Spain, the States and Bolivia.


N:: new in my home is…. a crystal carafe I bought just yesterday for our drinks bar.


H:: hobby, I always make time for…. my new bonsai tree.


O:: outfit, my favorite thing to wear…. in this climate is any dress in light cotton. Gorman and Zimmerman dresses are the new additions to my wardrobe. These two Australian brands have worked out what is good for the weather here.


M:: magazines I love to read are…. Lula, Wallpaper, Pop magazine, Citizen K, Paradis, Vogue,FrankieMilkPapier Mache and online La Petit Magazine and Babiekins.


E:: enjoy, I can't live without…. travel.


Eliza Lopatowska is the founder, designer and lovely lady behind one of my favorite kids' fashion labels: Ola&Olek. Eliza's Polish background and her little cousins inspire her when drawing and designing the clothes. Eliza currently lives in Australia but used to live in the UK.. a little bit more about her brand is here on BKids or go and visit the Ola & Olek website to get the whole picture and fall in love too 🙂

Bloesem loves comments
  1. Eleni

    Very positive place! I love those happy handmade pillows!!!
    Thanks for sharing! xo, Eleni

  2. sara

    wow what a gorgeous home. the stars hanging in front of the window blinds are awesome! as is basically the entire home.

  3. Bianca

    The house looks so comfortable and inviting… and the art throughout is amazing!

  4. phoebe

    Great house! I love the art! Especially the print by the door with the shrimp and the black bra….do you know who the artist is?

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