8 Things You Can Do to Make Kitchen Knives Last Longer

2014 March 11 | Words by Sharee Narciso | Photography by Avago
177249092 2

Knife abuse happens more often than we’d like to think – and you’ve got to admit that you’ve done it, too, at some point. Kitchen knives are among the most basic and essential tools in cooking and preparing food – and if there’s anything we’ve learned from celebrity chefs,  it’s that there’s nothing more dangerous […]

Read more Avago Residence | 8 Things You Can Do to Make Kitchen Knives Last Longer

Avago Residence | 8 Things You Can Do to Make Kitchen Knives Last Longer

The Nel Lusso Experience

2013 May 01 | Words by Samantha Jones | Photography by Avago
Nel Lusso Display Wall

Lap of Luxury If you’re after a decorative wall piece, table feature or vase that will infuse your home with elegance and contemporary style, look no further than Nel Lusso’s beautiful collection. Double the fun! The Nel Lusso collection comprises an eclectic range of wall art, trays, vases and lamps that successfully achieve an alluring […]

Read more Avago Residence | The Nel Lusso Experience

Avago Residence | The Nel Lusso Experience

Removing Carpet Stains with Vinegar!

2013 March 12 | Words by Samantha Jones | Photography by Avago
Carpet Stains

The power of vinegar on unsightly carpet stains! Carpet stains are an unfortunate part of everyday living and can occur to even the most fastidiously clean among us. A beautiful cream carpet can be instantly tarnished with one little spill, but all is not hopeless thanks to a simple, smart home remedy that will ensure […]

Read more Avago Residence | Removing Carpet Stains with Vinegar!

Avago Residence | Removing Carpet Stains with Vinegar!

The Art of the Chocolate Melt

2013 January 11 | Words by Samantha Jones | Photography by Avago
Melted Chocolate

As easy as one, two, three… It might melt deliciously and easily in your mouth, but trying to melt chocolate for cooking purposes can prove to be significantly more challenging. Achieving the right temperature and proximity to heat is a precarious balancing act, that if slightly off can result in your chocolate burning and clumping. […]

Read more Avago Residence | The Art of the Chocolate Melt

Avago Residence | The Art of the Chocolate Melt

Utensil Essentials

2012 December 20 | Words by Samantha Jones | Photography by Avago
utensils-teaser

Whether you’re just getting started in the kitchen or you’re a chef-in-the-making, there are essential items that every cook should have in their arsenal. A good knife selection will set you in good stead, with a cook’s knife being one of the more valuable tools to invest in. Recognised for its versatility, this knife type, […]

Read more Avago Residence | Utensil Essentials

Avago Residence | Utensil Essentials

Boiling Point

2012 October 14 | Words by Samantha Jones | Photography by Avago
PerfectTemp Kettle White Yellow Red

Energy saving tips for your kettle… When it comes to combating global warming, the smallest changes can make the biggest difference. We’re bombarded on a daily basis with grand energy saving schemes (don’t drive a car! convert your home!), many of which are neither financially viable nor realistic options for the average Australian. There are […]

Read more Avago Residence | Boiling Point

Avago Residence | Boiling Point