Blog

  • 26
    Jun

    Time to get EXCITED – It’s EOFYS!!!

      From time-to-time I post about sales…so it would be remiss of me if I didn’t mention the last week of End of financial year sales. That’s right, that...

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  • 19
    Jun

    Pot and Pans!!!

    Yes… I am really writing a post on the aesthetics of pots, pans and cookware generally.  Why?  Good question… Let’s be honest – most cookware is more functional than...

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  • 13
    Jun

    The downsizing opportunity

    Let me be clear…downsizing is a design and lifestyle opportunity! We collect stuff, it just happens: gifts, temporary replacements, hand me downs, unguided purchases, random storage solutions, old hobbies,...

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  • 05
    Jun

    Considerations when designing a kitchen

    Kitchen design is one of the most difficult areas of interior design. No matter what renovation shows tell you, it’s the single most expensive and complex area of designing,...

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  • 29
    May

    To reupholster, or not to reupholster…that is the question.

    How often have you thought about upholstery, as it relates to design? If you know me…you’ll know I like to buy / source quality items.  Which means you don’t...

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  • 22
    May

    How to Enhance a Room with Wallpaper

    It’s been around for centuries…from traditional and classic to bold and graphical, wallpaper can make a serious interior impact, regardless of whether it’s in or out of vogue. While...

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  • 15
    May

    Custom Vs Standard…what the difference anyway!

    In terms of design and fit, what’s better custom or standard? One costs more but do you get a better result? Big corporations and businesses tell us… standard is...

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  • 08
    May

    Creating a calm space

    How do you feel when you walk into your home? In today’s frenetic world it’s important to create a calm and peaceful space that allows you to recharge. Your...

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  • 01
    May

    Bathroom design and renovation planning

    I think bathrooms can be the most daunting room in the home to renovate or plan. It the one room that requires the most trades, therefore is costly to...

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  • 24
    Apr

    A few of my favourite things…

    Following my last post, where I visited a styling master class and Darren Palmer, he predicted the use of jeweled colour palettes – think sapphire, emerald and amethyst to...

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