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The aim of Style Curator interiors blog is to help you in the pursuit of a stylish home so we’re constantly sharing advice to do just that!

Whether you’re building or renovating, after the best cleaning hacks, or tips on how to tackle the garden, we’ve got hundreds of useful articles to help.

Many of our advice articles are written with input from experts in the field including architects, interior designers, landscape architects, illumination scientists (aka lighting experts), property stylists, electricians, and builders, to name a few.

If there’s anything you would like advice on that we haven’t covered, please send us an email at hello@stylecurator.com.au and we’ll get working on it asap.

Style Curator is an Australian interiors blog by Interior Stylist Gina Ciancio and her team.

Everything you need to know about keeping a Pilea Peperomiodes alive

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Without a doubt, the latest 'it' plant to take over interiors is the Pilea Peperomiodes! Yet this plant can...

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

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It isn’t until you start shopping for new dining chairs that you realise the decision is far from easy — prices vary...

How to prepare for an open house like a pro

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Supported by Gaddy's Indoor Plant Hire Ready to sell your house? Then you’ll most likely need to start...

Top 20 hard to kill indoor plants

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Here at Style Curator HQ we love indoor plants... trouble is, we're not that great at keeping them alive!

Growing Devil’s Ivy: Easy tips to propagate and care for this...

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You know we love indoor plants and one of our absolute favourites is Devil's Ivy — it's rich glossy leaves, the way...

Trend alert: Basket pendant lights and where to shop our faves

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Basket pendant lights are seriously on trend right now. We're seeing them pop up in kitchens, bathrooms, dining rooms and even outdoor...

What is the best soil for indoor plants? I share my...

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Over the years of killing more indoor plants than I care to admit, I've learnt a lot about what NOT to do......

A modest extension to create a dream home: Visiting Dot’s House

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It’s funny how one simple design choice can transform an entire space. In this case, it’s a window. We take a look...

5 spring trends you’ll be loving

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Supported by Canberra Outlet The cherry blossoms are in bloom and spring weather is finally here!

In the garden: How to start a veggie garden

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Growing your own veggies can seem like a daunting task and we're the first to admit, it's something we've previously put in...

Organising under your kitchen sink: How I turned this area from...

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The season for home organisation and cleaning is here! One task you may want to do is organise under your kitchen sink....

20 of the coolest Kmart hacks EVER!

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We're constantly surprised to see our Kmart hack concrete top side table rank in our top 5 most read blog posts, month...

7 of my best interior styling tips to make a space...

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If you're mid-way through styling a space and beginning to feel frustrated that things just don't look the way you want but...

The ultimate guide for achieving a coastal interior style

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So your favourite interior style is coastal (aren't sure what your style is? Take our free quiz here!). Or, maybe you're just...

Scandinavian office inspo: Dreamy Scandi style offices and where to shop...

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Scandinavian styling and design is one of our all-time favourite looks — restrained, tasteful and sophisticated. Today we've curated...

50 quick cleaning tasks and decorating updates to get your home...

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Spring is our favourite time of year! An opportunity to shake away the chill of winter, thoroughly clean our homes and inject...

In the garden: Spring gardening guide

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Over the years, we've come to appreciate that one of the greatest things that makes a house feel like a home is...

Top 7 tips to declutter your home this spring

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Spring is the perfect time of year to give your home an overhaul — clearing out the old and making way for...

The kitchen design measurements you need to know — from an...

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Anyone about to renovate their kitchen or build new will no doubt be double and triple checking their kitchen design to make...

What height to hang pendant lights?

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Ever wondered what height to hang pendant lights? Pendants are such a beautiful addition to your home — adding...

Blue Lagoon: Curved features and Mediterranean vibes in the latest home...

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One of our fave reno duos, Kyal and Kara, have done it again. Project after project, they just nail it. The latest...

How to do Hygge: Create cosy and inviting interiors

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

Trend alert: Dried floral arrangements and where to shop the best

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An interior styling trend we're seeing a lot of lately (and totally vibing) are dried floral arrangements. Featuring dried or preserved blooms,...

The tips and tricks to styling your coffee table with ease

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Supported by Canberra Outlet I love styling your coffee table as it’s a small and achievable surface area...