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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.

Fridge organisation: How I took my fridge from disgusting to dreamy

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Confession time, the most disorganised (read: disgusting) area of my home up until recently was my fridge! I would just place items...

Erskineville d/s bathroom before and after: Possibly the smallest bathroom in...

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It's time for the final room reveal of our Erskineville project — the downstairs bathroom. I won't lie, this space was a...

Top 20 plants for your courtyard: Plants that love living in...

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We always say one of the top ways to turn a house into a home is with plants — and this rings...

In the garden: Autumn gardening guide

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Autumn is a beautiful time of year. The days become mild and mellow as the crazy heat starts to subside and there's...

A country meets coastal home with a refreshing colour palette

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In today's real home tour, we visit a stunning home in Baxter on the Victorian Mornington Peninsula. Featuring a refreshing colour palette...

20 bedside styling ideas: How to style your bedside table

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

Amazing makeover: From beige and bland to a super cool kid’s...

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It takes a clever design-mind to take quite literally a blank canvas of a room and turn it into something truly special....

Everything you need to know about picking the right grout: From...

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Supported by Ardex Without a doubt, every week I get questions around grout. It seems there’s a serious...

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...

Erskineville laundry before and after: Dreamy Euro style laundry with added...

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If there's one zone of the home our Erskineville clients really couldn't stand in their townhouse, it was their laundry! They were...

11 easy ways to reduce plastic around the home

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For a while now, we've been researching and taking baby steps to find easy ways to reduce plastic around the home here...

Top 7 liquid hand soaps: Best hand wash at all price...

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In our line of work, we're lucky enough to have tried and tested dozens and dozen of hand wash or liquid hand...

How to choose the right window treatment

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Supported by DIY Blinds Who would have thought choosing window treatments could be so difficult! Roller blinds, curtains,...

Stylish handles to refresh your interiors or update tired furniture

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It's incredible the transformation new, stylish handles can make to a dated room or tired furniture! Recently, expert Rapid...

Billys Beds custom bedheads: Premium beds at unbeatable prices made in...

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Supported by Billys Beds The search for the perfect bed isn’t easy — often you have to sacrifice...

Quartz composite sinks pros and cons: What you need to know...

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Supported by Hafele Home It isn’t until you’re planning a kitchen remodel that you realise just how many...

Erskineville kitchen before and after: From poky and brown veneer to...

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The biggest transformation of our Erskineville project was the kitchen/family area. The homeowners are a young couple who love to entertain so...

Top 10 trending indoor plants and where to use them

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There's no denying the love of indoor plants just keeps gaining momentum! Like fashion though, indoor plants also go through trends. So...

11 types of white kitchen splashback tiles: Add interest with shape...

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We know how difficult it can be to lock in selections for a kitchen... it's that constant battle between wanting to create...

Designing the ultimate laundry, all the tips and tricks you need!

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We recently discovered Zephyr and Stone — sisters and best friends Ania and Kasia who are mad for building, renovating and designing...

A look inside The Glasshaus: Alissa and Mark’s stunning new home...

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When your builder suggests creating a home inspired by the iconic 1950s Rose Seidler House in Sydney, you know you're on to...

7 steps to a Pinterest worthy pantry

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

Top 10 products for minimalist interior styling

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Ever wondered what the 'must have' products for minimalist interior styling are? That's exactly what Louise asked us and we thought it...

A day in the life of Interior Designer, Kate Walker

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Think you had a busy day? Think again! When we chatted with Interior Designer, Kate Walker, we were blown away by what...