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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.

How to style your sideboard: Showing different arrangements and décor ideas

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For so long, my sideboard was completely bare. I knew I was wasting this surface area and it was making my dining...

Top 20 Kmart hacks of 2017

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When it comes to luxe for less or decorating your home on a budget, it's hard to beat the range of products...

How to create a cozy nook in your home

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Brrrrr it's getting cold! This time of year, it's tempting to hibernate and curl up with a good book and cup of coffee. If...

5 Tips for Styling your Living Room

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Last weekend we went on a trip to Melbourne and our first destination? Visiting the new Jardan store! My gosh, it was sooooo good we...

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

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

Extend the life of your flowers with these tips!

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We looooove fresh flowers in the home! It's a little luxury in life that we think is more than worth the expense, especially when...

How to style towels: Best ideas to hang and display towels...

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Supported by Canningvale Towels are under-appreciated in the style stakes, I think. They are more than just functional; towels can add texture, colour and layers...

Be inspired by Meg Caris’ on point interior styling

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This year we're excited to bring you more interior tours than you can poke a stick at! Because who doesn't love taking a sticky...

Creating a spooky yet stylish Halloween

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Supported by The Reject Shop As a friend said to us the other day, Halloween is becoming a thing...

10 ways to create a stylish and functional nursery

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

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...

Moving Day: Top 5 Tips for Moving House Yourself

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After months (and months!) of planning, we can FINALLY start on our home build! The process to this point went a little something like this: Let's...

Top stylists spill their cushion styling secrets

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Cushions. Will they ever go out of style? We think NOT! They add softness and layers to a space, and are an...

Planning a white kitchen that’s anything but boring

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With the kitchen very much at the heart of any modern home, it's no wonder that white kitchens are all the rage right now...

What size should I make my tile grout joints?

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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...

The new season of Selling Houses Australia is fabulous and here’s...

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Supported by Foxtel By now you would know I’m a total sucker for home improvement shows and have been for as long as I...

Biggest home staging event in the southern hemisphere coming to Melbourne...

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For the third annual year, property and styling expert, Naomi Findlay, is gearing up to host the 2017 National Home Staging Symposium in Melbourne...

Black and white Christmas table styling with native Australian twist

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If you're hosting Christmas this year then no doubt you're already thinking about the menu... food intolerances... do you have enough seating? ......

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

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

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

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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...

Alisa and Lysandra: The Kitchen & Bathroom Queens Who Helped Inspire...

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If you’ve read the About Us page, you’d know we’re massive Block fans! In particular, Alisa and Lysandra really inspired Gina’s dream of launching STYLE...

Darren Palmer’s Tips on Using Colour in the Bathroom and Kitchen

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We recently attended an event where interior design expert Darren Palmer shared his advice on a broad range of topics from what do to...

Dear Santa: 7 Things I’d Love in my Home that Only...

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I'm pretty confident I made it onto the 'Nice' list this year so I'm preparing my wish list for Santa. Generally the things on my...

10 electrical and lighting things to consider when building

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