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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.

Light locations in a new home? Expert advice on the dos...

Lighting and electrical advice is among the most sought-after content on our blog, with so many search queries each month. One of...

The power of paint: Living room makeover on a budget

The arrival of spring can often inspire us to update our living spaces and freshen things up. One of the best ways...

One bedroom styled 3 ways using latest season pieces from BIG...

Supported by Big W Who doesn’t love giving their home a refresh with the change of season?! Whether...
Artist Kerri Hollingworth from Antiquate with custom chair

Artist spotlight: Custom upholstery artist, Kerri Hollingworth, breathes new life into...

Today we chat with Kerri Hollingworth, the interior designer who takes custom upholstery to the next level, creating bespoke works of art...

In the garden: Spring gardening guide

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

5 step guide to picking the right kitchen splashback tile

Who would have thought selecting tiles for one of the smallest areas of your home could be the most challenging!

5 steps to create a productive home office space

I’m a big believer that your office space can affect your productivity and overall success at work. There’s science behind the connection...

9 ways to design indoor outdoor living into your home

Supported by Denman Prospect There’s a growing trend to blur the lines between indoor and outdoor spaces. And in...

A day in the life of an Interior Design Manager, Selma...

Supported by Elderton Homes Ever wondered what a day in the life looks like in the design and...

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

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

10 common landscaping mistakes and how to avoid them

With the warmer months nearly upon us, entertaining outdoors is a common ritual for Aussies. The warm seasons...

Sleep solution bedroom makeover with IKEA

Supported by IKEA It was only a couple of months ago I shared the mini refresh I had done...

Room tour: A stunning deep blue, coastal luxe bathroom

When it comes to beautiful bathrooms, our next guest proves you don't have to play it safe and go with classic white.

How to style your dining table (when it’s not being eaten...

An area of interior styling you don't seem to find much advice on is how to style your dining table.

Round up of the hottest homewares in Pantone’s Colour of the...

Supported by Canberra Outlet Each year, the world of design looks to Pantone to predict the colour that...

What kitchen configuration is right for you? A guide to the...

Supported by Denman Prospect We constantly hear the saying ‘kitchen is the heart of the home’ so it’s no...

5 of the best cosmetic bathroom makeover tips

Bathrooms have a reputation for being one of the most expensive rooms to renovate, and with good reason too. There’s plumbing, waterproofing...

Australia’s best designers agree, styling on a fireplace mantel should be...

With winter well and truly here, no doubt many of you have dusted off your fireplaces to enjoy their cosy warmth but...

Real terrazzo vs terrazzo-look tiles, what you need to know

Supported by Tile Republic Without a doubt one of the hottest materials in design at the moment is...

How to streamline and style your home office to boost productivity

Supported by ITP Income Tax Professionals It’s tax time so we’re turning our attention to the home office,...

Top 5 advice stories of all time

From tiles, to lights, to how NOT to kill your indoor plants, it seems you’ve been loving a diverse range of our...

Before and after: See how this kitchen was renovated for $5000

Stuck with an out of date kitchen that makes you cringe or a layout that just isn't functional? Often...

Luxury laundry inclusions you’ll want in your next laundry!

Supported by Hafele You only have to search ‘laundry inspiration’ to see this zone of the home is no...

Wanderlust – where bohemian global adventure meets elegant, modern styling

Supported by Metricon Bohemian Luxe (boho luxe) or Wanderlust has really come to the fore as an interior...