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House truck owner Frances Cunningham.

Nelson and Tasman have long been beacons for alternative living in yurts, shipping containers, house trucks, and now tiny houses.

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Style up your bathroom with these simple tips.

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Yep, that's the bedroom there... in the shed. Squint and you'll see it.

It sounds like Dr Seuss but the reality is even more comical.

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Spring has arrived - even if the fine weather hasn't... Here are some jobs to do in your patch this week.

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House of the Week: Island Bay gallery

“I like beauty for beauty’s sake. I’ll collect rococo, Georgian, baroque, whatever holds my eye and gives me joy. It’s a real mash-up and changes all the time. Most people who come to the house get asked to help me move something.” The painting above the sofa is The Believer by George Underwood.

A foot in each hemisphere suits this TV reporter turned media trainer turned vintage-furniture hunter.

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Fashion icon Doris de Pont's son was so horrified by his mum's colour scheme, he made a t-shirt in protest.

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