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Block bedroom

The Block Glasshouse: Week 4 Room Reveal

Last night’s episode of the block felt more like a drama series than a renovation reality show! Despite the highs and lows, some incredible rooms were delivered. Here are our highlight… Karstan and Max’s bronzed mirror and bedding Congratulations to Max and Karstan for taking out the master bedroom win […]

Bison home

Brian Tunks the Man Behind bisonhome

Who would have thought the man behind bisonhome’s minimalist designs would be such a vivacious and funny character?! Sitting down to coffee with Brian Tunks, founder and principal designer of bisonhome, we laughed out loud as he shared his story and creative ideas for the future. “I love design, especially […]

Haymes colour forecast

Haymes 2015 Colour Forecast Preview

We’ve just returned from the Haymes 2015 Colour Forecast preview and are excited to share with you the hottest colour trends for next year. At the Den in the Ivy, we were treated to a sensory journey around five stations designed to stimulate our five senses. Each station showcased one […]


Meet Alyson of TÄNDA

Alyson Sturley is the force behind TÄNDA candles and she isn’t wasting any time in turning her dream into reality. In just three months she has taken her idea for an eco- and animal-friendly candle range and created a thriving business. I’ve always been obsessed with candles and after buying […]

History making a comeback

History Making a Comeback with Amy

Some people just have cool jobs. Amy Jarvis is one of those people. She’s the Heritage Officer at Australian National University (ANU). “I get to visit some amazing places and meet some pretty amazing people,” she says. Amy is responsible for managing one of Australia’s largest and most important collections […]