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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.

Joey Taouk

Take a cue from Shaynna Blaze and add colour and interest...

Supported by Bluethumb If you want to add more colour and interest to your home but worry about painting feature walls or investing in colourful...

How to Style a Vignette by The Stylist Splash

Just take one look at Stylist Splash's Instagram account and you'll quickly see why we invited her to share her vignette styling secrets with...

Creating a Scandinavian style Christmas entry

Supported by The Reject Shop It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! This week I gave my entry some festive cheer thanks to my latest...

How to light your kitchen: Different kitchen lighting options

Lighting is often an overlooked aspect of interiors — yet it's one of the most important — playing a big part in the atmosphere,...

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...

How to update your living room for less: Top decorating ideas...

Supported by Canberra Outlet Whether it’s a change of season or simply a tired room that needs a refresh,...

How to freshen up your bathroom for cheap

If you’ve been looking at bathroom remodels on Pinterest, dreaming about a DIY transformation or even getting quotes to tackle a major redesign but...

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...

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

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

Six 15 minute organising and decluttering hacks you can do today

Supported by The Reject Shop It's been just over a year since we moved into our new home and while I've been making strides to...

A day in the life of a property stylist, Emma Tobin

From the outside, getting to style homes for a living looks like an incredibly glamorous career. But it's not all scatter cushions...

How to create a mood board to achieve your home design...

Supported by Canberra Outlet Centre Whether you’re building, renovating or simply want to redecorate a room, a mood board is a useful tool to use. When...

How to paint walls like a professional

Supported by Monsta When it comes to updating tired interiors, I don’t think there’s a better way to get more bang for buck than by...

3 looks to decorate your table this Christmas

Today we have three beautifully styled table settings to inspire you this Christmas. Sure, for many, Christmas is all about the food and presents... but...

Turn your house into a home: Tips and tricks to add...

Supported by Canberra Outlet To me, the perfect home is one that reflects YOU and the people who live...

How to design a room around art: Using statement art in...

Art is such an essential component of interior design - a way of expressing your individual style and creating interest in a...

Installing a new Trex deck at Bonnie’s house

Supported by Trex The other day we showed you Bonnie’s barren backyard and talked about our plans out here and today we’re so excited to...

How to incorporate elements of Feng Shui into your home

Your home should be a place of happiness, security and comfort. I’m a strong believer of ‘space medicine’, which incorporates many elements from the...

How to create a beautiful cheese board

The festive season is upon us! And a sure party pleaser is the cheese board (or antipasto board). Just as important as the foods you...

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...

Room-by-room guide to using crystals: What crystals to use and where...

There’s no denying that crystals have become a popular décor piece in interior styling but there’s more to crystals than just their outer beauty. Every...

Why you need the award winning Houzz app in your life

Houzz is one of our go-to sites for interiors and design inspiration. There's an almost endless supply of professional photos from interior designers, stylists, architects...

How to select the right timber flooring for your home

Supported by Flooring Xtra You may have been following along with the renovations we have been doing at Bonnie’s house and now it’s time for...

Planning my living room makeover and a peek at the progress...

There's one zone of my house I've never managed to get quite right — our living room! When we first moved in, my old brown...