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A curation of expert tips and advice to create a more stylish and better designed home. Experts from all fields share their knowledge on all aspects of the home from passive design to lighting.

How to do Hygge: Create cosy and inviting interiors

Words by Suni Golightly You’ve Marie Kondo-ed and you may have even Danshari-ed (disposed of mental and physical junk)....

Blush pink and blue girl’s room PLUS top styling tips by...

We know how much you guys love your nursery and children's room inspo and this one is probably going to be a...

Design inspo: Beautiful black kitchens

Thinking of going black for your next kitchen? It's a bold and sexy look that we love, Love, LOVE!

Autumn home decorating: Easy interior styling ideas to welcome the seasonal...

Supported by Canberra Outlet A change of season is the perfect excuse to switch up your interior decorating –...

How to decorate your bathroom: Bathroom styling tips and tricks

An often-forgotten room in the home when it comes to styling is our bathroom – yet it’s generally the first room we...

5 bathroom trends to embrace according to Neale Whitaker

The other week we shared the bathroom trends to let go of, those that have run their course and will soon be...

The major dos and don’ts of wardrobe design

Supported by Häfele If there’s one thing a home can never have enough of, it’s storage! While it isn’t always possible to squeeze more storage...

Bathroom trends to let go of in 2019

New interior trends are emerging and taking over all the time, but embrace them too late in the game and spaces can feel dated...

20 bedside styling ideas: How to style your bedside table

Sometimes it can feel like trying to keep your house tidy is a losing battle. Spend hours cleaning only to find 5 minutes later...

Is a marble splashback a good idea?

This week I got an email from a lovely reader asking about my kitchen splashback — is marble hard to maintain, does it stain...

Colour and emotion: How to select colour for the mood you...

There's no denying that colour can influence our mood — there have even been studies that link the affect of colour to emotion. So how...

7 steps to a Pinterest-worthy pantry

It isn’t just the celebrities who have dreamy looking pantries! Across Australia, people are embracing the trend of perfectly organised pantries. Not only does an...

Everything you need to know about lighting your bathroom

If there’s one thing we’ve learnt from building and renovating, it’s that you can’t underestimate the impact of great lighting. Skimp on lighting or...

Design inspo: 10 stunning home libraries to inspire you to create...

Today's inspo is all about home libraries! There's nothing quite like the atmosphere a home library creates — so inspiring and inviting — especially...

Top 10 ways to create a sophisticated master bedroom

Supported by TEMPUR I recently gave my bedroom a makeover and I’ve got to say, it feels so good coming home and having a space...

Need convincing a property stylist is worth the cost? Check out...

Despite the cost of a real estate agent, it is rare to find a property sold without one. This is for the simple reason...

How to transform to a cool home using energy efficient methods...

Supported by Simply Energy The warm season is our favourite time of year. But for your home, summer...

8 things to declutter to start the new year right

We love homewares and beautiful things as much (if not more than!) the next person — but unnecessary objects can carry a weight, causing...

Big W hacks to organise or add affordable style to your...

There are few things we enjoy more than styling and organising the home... except perhaps finding a good bargain. So when you combine all...

How to style your lounge room with these design rules and...

Supported by Spotlight NZ For most of us, the lounge room is the room in our home where we spend more time than any other...

10 things you need to know before undertaking a knock down...

Supported by Elderton Homes Without a doubt, one of the best decisions we made was to knock down our old house and build new but...

5 tips to create a stylish and functional kids bedroom

Supported by Canberra Outlet Centre There’s so much fun to be had creating a themed bedroom for your child! But no parent wants to spend a...

How to pick the right dining chair: Your comprehensive guide to...

Supported by Malmo Living It isn’t until you start shopping for new dining chairs that you realise the decision is far from easy – prices...

Quick and simple guide to a stylish table setting – every...

Supported by Canberra Outlet Centre When it comes to entertaining, I believe the ambience you create accounts for just as much as the food you...