Here in Melbourne we are still in lockdown (Hopefully only for a few more days!) and spending so much time at home has me thinking of other places that I have been lucky enough to visit over the past few years. Looking through my photos on Instagram I realised just how little I have actually
One of my favourite places to visit in Melbourne in Spring is the Fitzroy Gardens in East Melbourne! As far as gardens go in Melbourne the Fitzroy Gardens are at the top of my list, from fountains and old trees to winding paths and magnificent floral displays you will be lost in a magical world
There is nothing quite like spending a few days in the country exploring and spending time with family and friends. I’m lucky enough to have spent most of my childhood growing up in the rolling hills of South Gippsland (One of Australia’s best kept secrets in my humble opinion!). The landscape is so diverse, from
It is funny how somethings just make their way into your life, from friends to new places too new inspirations and collections. I often find myself remembering that first encounter when I meet someone or found that beautiful piece that got me dreaming about the next find! This is how my collection of Wedgwood moonstone
As much as I love hopping on an aeroplane and exploring another city or country, for me there is nothing quite as refreshing as a day trip exploring places a little closer to home. Melbourne has so may fantastic places to visit within only a few hours’ drive or even less! I always come home
Sundays are my favourite day of the week! From lazy mornings spent in bed with freshly brewed coffee and a great magazine to browse through, to slow walks with the dogs along streets lined with beautiful houses, trees and parks. Or adventures into town browsing through shops and galleries then ending up either at a
A few weeks have been since my last post as the world was calling my name for another adventure! This time it was to places far away, places filled with so much history it was hard to not reflect, learn and let everything sink in and at the end feel a little humbler and more
In the world on interior design spaces are made up of mostly straight lines; walls, floors, ceilings, windows, rugs, tables and chairs! I find that I am always drawn to shapes that bring in a curve, from circles and irregular shapes that add a softness to every space that they enter! One of the most used and
There are few places that are filled will so much inspiration as galleries and museums; from art and science to prehistoric and futuristic you just never know what you might discover! I am always filled with so much inspiration when I visit these amazing places. One of the most special things I find is being
As an interior designer and interior stylist my work takes me all over my hometown of Melbourne, Melbourne is such a beautiful city and is filled with so much to see and do. Today I would like to share my five favourite things to do in Melbourne through the eyes of an interior designer and interior stylist. ONE: TAKE A WALK I always say
About Mr Jacka...
Gabriel Jacka is a Melbourne-based Creative Director using his unique and varied qualities to offer a complete aesthetic service.
Having worked as a designer for over 10 years, across a broad range of creative roles – from Interior Designer, Product Developer, Lifestyle Buyer, Textile Designer and Interior Stylist.
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