Gabrielle Chariton

Copywriting. Features. Editing

John Winning: The Winning Formula

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With a keen eye for trends and a knack for finding new ways to sell product, John Winning, founder of Appliances Online, has changed the face of appliance retailing in Australia.

Published in Housing magazine, July 2018

Layne Beachley: A Winning Mindset

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Seven-time surfing world champion Layne Beachley talks about finding success in and out of the surf, where she finds inspiration, and her top tips for health and wellbeing.

Published in the Lifestyles section of Housing magazine, September 2018

Self-Reflection: The Art & Science

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How does the mirror shape and influence our self-perception and our behaviour, and what happens when the it’s taken away?

Published in Muse, February 2018

Weaving Sustainable Magic

This story looks at an award-winning sustainable project by The Sustainable Weaver, which achieved an incredible 10-star energy rating and must be one of Australia’s highest-performing homes.

Published in GreenSmart magazine, 2017

Technology & Tradition

A behind-the-scenes look at the  2017 Australian Home of the Year.

Published in Housing magazine, July 2017

Just a Dog

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Just a Dog is a little ode to the special place our canine friends have in our hearts and lives. Published in the August 2017 issue of The School Magazine Countdown, which is distributed to primary schools¬†across NSW and is one of the longest-running children’s literary magazines in the world.

Lightweight Construction

Timber framing and lightweight cladding are transforming the mid-rise construction landscape. I chatted to some industry experts about the benefits of this building method.

Published in Housing magazine, May 2017

My Thoughts

What do you think of when you hear the word ‘luxury’? Fluffy beds with billion-count cotton sheets, cashmere jumpers, silk lingerie, European cars, expensive leather handbags, designer watches and clothing, perfumes and high-end makeup. These things are marketed to us as ‘luxury’ items.

But what is luxury really?

Continue reading “My Thoughts”

Recent stories

Hello and welcome to my portfolio site – a brief showcase of my work. To read some of my recent stories, click on the cover images on this page. You can access my Houzz Australia articles through the Houzz icon in the sidebar on the ‘My Work’ page. And if you’d like to find out more about what I do, or get in touch, navigate to the ‘About’ and ‘Contact’ pages.

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