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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.

13 ways to achieve a Scandinavian interior style

Here at STYLE CURATOR we love the Scandi style and so too do many of our readers who write to us all the time...

What height to hang pendant lights?

Ever wondered what height to hang pendant lights? Pendants are such a beautiful addition to your home — adding drama, interest or luxe-factor to...

10 ways to create a stylish and functional nursery

There's something extra fun about decorating a nursery — creating a space for your little bundle of joy — but how do...

Navy blue and charcoal bathroom with modern luxe twist

We're always looking for bathroom inspo and love discovering bathrooms that don't just use white tiles. This latest project by Studio Black Interiors totally made...

How to style a bed like a pro: Bed styling tips...

It wasn't that long ago that we sucked at bed styling... like really sucked! But having always drooled over the perfectly styled beds in magazines...

How to: Style a bookshelf

Supported by Canberra Outlet Centre Shelf styling, or shelfie stying as it’s more commonly known, is only gaining popularity as a way of adding a...

How to choose the right window treatment

Supported by DIY Online Blinds Who would have thought choosing window treatments could be so difficult! Roller blinds, curtains, shutters, venetians, roman, panels and drapes…...

From dark and moody to stark and crisp, discover the latest...

Always on the forefront of latest interior colour trends and styles, we love discovering the latest volumes in the Haymes Colour Library. They've just released...

How to design a lighting plan for your home: learn the...

Gina is the first person to admit she is completely clueless when it comes to lighting. And needing to layout lighting in her new...

DIY concrete countertop: Before and after kitchen makeover

Many people are stuck with an outdated kitchen because it’s just suuuuuuuccchhhh an expensive space to redo! While an entirely new kitchen may be out...

5 festive Christmas table setting ideas

Eeeeek we cannot believe Christmas is this week! It has come around so quickly this year which is why we're on the search for...

Top 10 trending indoor plants and where to use them

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

How to: Affordably update your kitchen

Looking to update your tired kitchen but can't afford an entire remodel? Or are you looking to sell and know how a kitchen can...

3 bedroom trends I’m predicting to hit big in 2018

Supported by Forty Winks With each new year it’s always fun to predict what trends will hit big. With bedroom styling currently on my mind...

How to select white paint: Tips on getting the right white...

Selecting white paint is not as easy as it might sound! And for many it's not until you've made a costly mistake that you...

Design greenery into your renovation: How to create an indoor outdoor...

We're thrilled to have talented Interior Designer, Lauren Beattie of LO Studio, back with us today to give her advice on how we can...

14 stunning splashbacks to bring your kitchen to life

Picking a kitchen splashback can be one of the most difficult decisions of the whole kitchen design process! But, choose the right splashback and...

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...

Blush pink and grey living room, how to pull off the...

One of our all-time favourite colour combinations is blush pink and grey. With no signs of this on-trend colour palette slowing down, we've curated 5...

Will you embrace Pantone’s colour of the year 2017: Greenery

Earlier this month, the Pantone Color Institute unveiled the 2017 Colour of the Year — Greenery. “Greenery is a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade that...

Bathroom styling tips to get big results without spending big bucks

Supported by The Reject Shop This week I set myself the challenge to style my bathroom for under $100, proving you don’t have to spend...

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...

7 ideas to style your baby’s nursery: Practical, stylish and baby-friendly...

Supported by Lorraine Lea I recently shared Patrick’s nursery with you and a struggle I had when creating the space was getting practical ‘how to’...

Top 8 list where to buy stylish bedheads

Bedheads are more popular than ever but finding the right one can be a challenge! We often get asked the best places to shop for...