Get great curb appeal – 5 tips to follow

Making an Entrance - 5 tips to follow

The exterior of your home is a window into your personality as the outside of your house can say a lot about you.  This is often overlooked with the inside taking priority in the decorating stakes, however don’t forget this important area as it really sets the scene for your home and for who you are. .. Read more

The Block 2021 Bedroom and Redo Room

The Block 2021 Bedroom & Redo Room

There is a lot to see this week on The Block with the bedroom and redo room.  I must say, I was a little underwhelmed this week after the highs of the master ensuites.  There wasn’t really anything that grabbed me in the bedroom reveals.  Ronnie and Georgia took out first place again with a.. Read more

10 things to include in a Laundry Room

10 things to include in a laundry roo

I believe there are 10 things to include in a laundry room to ensure that it works effectively.  Let’s face it though, this room is often the last one on your list when it comes to a renovation but if you get this room right then it saves you so much time and hassle. Definitely.. Read more

The Block 2021 Master Ensuite Reveal

The Block 2021 Master Ensuite Reveal

The Block 2021 master ensuite reveals were, in general, a triumph.  There were some stunning rooms, a gorgeous use of colour and above all a sense of luxury and calm.  By the judges scores, Josh & Luke had to win with their bathroom concept, but although quite breathtaking, I would not say it is in.. Read more

Walsh Bay Apartment by Greg Natale

Walsh Bay apartment by Greg Natale

Smooth curves and delicate colours set the tone of the space in a recent, showstopping fit-out of a Walsh Bay apartment by multi-award-winning Australian designer, Greg Natale from Greg Natale Designs. Well-known for his masterly use and bold application of pattern and colour, Natale has taken his signature flair for flamboyance and softened the tones.. Read more

The Block 2021 Basement Reveal

The Block 2021 Basement Reveal

The Block 2021 basement reveal was a bit of a non event as far as I’m concerned as home theatre rooms and steam rooms don’t hold great appeal for me.  I was pleased to see however that Kirsty and Jesse took out first place.  Their style is developing now and they certainly did produce the.. Read more

Dulux Colour Forecast 2022

Dulux Colour Forecast 2022

The Dulux Colour Forecast 2022 comprises three exciting palettes drawn from our Earth’s surroundings that feature rich, earthy tones and natural textures, alongside joyful, summery hues that awaken our zest for life. The world has changed, and we have changed with it. As we gradually emerge from another difficult year, we look to find a.. Read more

4 Key elements of Contemporary Bohemian Style

4 Key elements of Contemporary Bohemian Style

Have you come across Contemporary Bohemian Style?  I would hazard a guess that the majority of us have introduced a little bit of Bohemian style into our homes without even realising it.  Remember there are no new ideas, just reinvented ones.  I am happy to say though that these are usually improved upon versions.  The.. Read more

The Block 2021 Master Bedroom Reveal

The Block 2021 Master Bedroom Reveal

Master Bedroom and Walk in Wardrobe Reveal The contestants on The Block 2021 are getting well into their stride now with the reveal of the Master Bedroom and walk in robe.  Josh and Luke stood out as the clear winners this week continuing with their luxe feel and the most fabulous walk in wardrobe, which.. Read more

Kitchen Range Hood Designs

Kitchen Range Hood Designs

Do you remember when choosing the design of a range hood for your kitchen was easy?  You basically bought a range hood and stuck it on the wall over the stove top.  Whether it was made of stainless steel or glass, it was proudly on display as part of the kitchen.  Thankfully, kitchen design has.. Read more