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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.

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...

Colour and emotion: How to select colour for the mood you...

There's no denying that colour can influence our mood — there have even been studies that link the affect of colour to emotion. So how...

7 steps to a Pinterest-worthy pantry

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

Everything you need to know about lighting your bathroom

If there’s one thing we’ve learnt from building and renovating, it’s that you can’t underestimate the impact of great lighting. Skimp on lighting or...

Design inspo: 10 stunning home libraries to inspire you to create...

Today's inspo is all about home libraries! There's nothing quite like the atmosphere a home library creates — so inspiring and inviting — especially...

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...

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...

How to transform to a cool home using energy efficient methods...

Supported by Simply Energy The warm season is our favourite time of year. But for your home, summer...

8 things to declutter to start the new year right

We love homewares and beautiful things as much (if not more than!) the next person — but unnecessary objects can carry a weight, causing...

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...

How to style your lounge room with these design rules and...

Supported by Spotlight NZ For most of us, the lounge room is the room in our home where we spend more time than any other...

10 things you need to know before undertaking a knock down...

Supported by Elderton Homes Without a doubt, one of the best decisions we made was to knock down our old house and build new but...

5 tips to create a stylish and functional kids bedroom

Supported by Canberra Outlet Centre There’s so much fun to be had creating a themed bedroom for your child! But no parent wants to spend a...

How to pick the right dining chair: Your comprehensive guide to...

Supported by Malmo Living It isn’t until you start shopping for new dining chairs that you realise the decision is far from easy – prices...

Quick and simple guide to a stylish table setting – every...

Supported by Canberra Outlet Centre When it comes to entertaining, I believe the ambience you create accounts for just as much as the food you...

Gina’s home: Outdoor living room reveal

Well this space has been a long time coming. I can't believe we've been living in our home for 3 years and barely shown...

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

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

7 ways to display indoor plants

Supported by Canberra Outlet Centre The love of indoor plants is only gaining in popularity! And most of us are no longer satisfied with just one...

Multifunctional creative space that looks nothing like an office

Whether it's at home or in an office, often we need to make spaces work for multiple purposes — and that's the brief I...

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...

Design inspo: Beautiful breakfast nooks

Breakfast nooks are smart on space and big on style! Whether you have a Hamptons style home, mid-Century or minimalist, we've rounded up the most...

14 ways to make your bedroom healthier

Supported by TEMPUR Here at Style Curator we talk a lot about styling and how to make spaces in your home look more beautiful —...

20 easy ideas to create a stylish home office

We know how hard it is to feel inspired or work productively in a dull office! You don’t have to spend a fortune to make...

The tips and tricks to styling your coffee table with ease

Supported by Canberra Outlet Centre I love styling your coffee table as it’s a small and achievable surface area in your home to style well...