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Real: Living a Balanced Life

Real: Living a Balanced Life

Author: Victoria Alexander
$75.00(NZD)  inc GST
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Description
Real salutes what the world has to offer. This visually stunning, thought-provoking book is about looking around with awareness, noticing life's quiet details, and knowing that the honesty of time changes everything--from a human face, a family home, or a fragile sampler book of antique lace.

Real is about the agelessness of integrity; appreciating the imperfect; beauty, and our involvement in creating it; acceptance; ancient crafts and craftsmanship; and letting everything age with grace.

Illustrated with photographs taken by the author in 27 countries, Real affirms that we are more alike than we sometimes admit--we all have a desire for warmth and love--and that there is dignity in simple things.

A detachable fold-out poster is featured inside, which could be used to giftwrap the book or displayed on your inspiration wall.


Author description

Victoria Alexander believes that following your instincts leads to contentment. Once a fashion editor for Vogue Australia and Cosmopolitan, an art director and a stylist, she established The Film Business, The Russell Hotel and The Bathers. Pavilion in Sydney. She has completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Hons), is a children.s guide at the Art Gallery of New South Wales and creates a range of unique objects for the home, using vintage textiles collected on her travels. Real is her fourth book; she is also the author of Pavilion Cookbook, One and Colour.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781743361153
  • : Murdoch Books
  • : Murdoch Books
  • : March 2015
  • : 270mm X 185mm
  • : Australia
  • : May 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : General Adult
  • : General Adult
  • : Victoria Alexander
  • : 185
  • : 185
  • : Hardback
  • : Hardback
  • : 515
  • : 515
  • : English
  • : English
  • : 306
  • : 306