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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.

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...

The dos and don’ts of selecting the right rug

A rug is often the first thing people will notice in a room, so it’s important to make sure they are noticing for the...

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...

Picture Postie: Taking insta Pics From Your Phone Into Your Home

If you love Instagram anywhere near as much as we do, you'll probably be downloading the Picture Postie app in a few minutes... We discovered...

Top interior styling tips from Simone Haag and her journey to...

Simone Haag landed in the world of design when after 7 years abroad, working in high-end business, she wanted to pursue a more creative...

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...

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

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

A lesson on designing timeless interiors by Mim Fanning of Mim...

Last week I was lucky enough to attend the Decor + Design Show in Melbourne and while I was there, I crammed in as...

What size should I make my tile grout joints?

A question I've been asked a lot lately is what size should I make tile grout joints? It's come up so much that I'm writing...

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...

How to care for encaustic cement tiles: What cleaning products to...

Encaustic tiles are those beautiful cement tiles (often patterned) you may have seen on Instagram, Pinterest or other design sites. While they are a gorgeous...

8 Tips to Creating Stylish Budget Kitchens

How do you renovate your kitchen on a budget? It's one of the top questions we get asked and today we're so excited to...

Gina’s living room makeover

For the past few weeks I've been reworking my living room — taking it from a space that never felt quite 'right' to one...

3 Christmas table settings to inspire you

You might have noticed that I'm slightly obsessed with Christmas table styling and I recently had the fun experience of filming 3 Christmas table...

Catching up with Bec Douros

Today we chatted with Bec Douros – a favourite of ours from The Block Skyhigh. Fitting time into this busy lady’s schedule – between...

How to create a winning interior by The White Room Interiors

Interior decorators Alex and Rohan from the newly launched The White Room Interiors are with us to share their expert advice on how to...

10 electrical and lighting things to consider when building

I can safely say that every day of this home build journey I am learning something new. From small things like discovering new products...

How to Use Colour With Confidence in Your Home, Free e-Book

Embracing colour in your home can be a little daunting and often we default to 'safe' options... generally white, white or white. Colour can affect...

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...

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...

Driveway inspiration gallery: Contemporary driveway ideas

Something I struggled with recently was deciding on a driveway material for our house. Search 'driveway inspiration' on Google or Pinterest and...

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...

8 bedrooms that nail rich Autumn tones

Create a cosy, inviting bedroom this season by embracing a richer colour palette. From earthy ochre tones, to splashes of deep blue and of course,...

Darren Palmer’s tips for finding your kitchen style

If you've ever had to design or select finishes for a kitchen, you'd know it's no easy task! What seems to make the process even...