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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.

Building on a sloping block and how to make the most...

Supported by Denman Prospect In case you missed the memo, split-level homes are back in vogue in a...

How to style and organise your pantry

Supported by Canberra Outlet A calm, organised pantry makes way for a calm, organised life… well it helps!

Growing pothos: Easy tips to propagate and care for this plant...

You know we love indoor plants and one of our absolute favourites is the pothos plant - it's rich glossy leaves, the...

Design inspo: Cool fireplaces to keep you warm this winter

Who doesn't love curling up in front of a fireplace?! With the cooler weather starting to set in, it's...

One bedroom styled two ways: Coastal and romantic autumn bedroom styling

Supported by Canberra Outlet You don’t have to buy all new furniture to totally change the look of...

10 external building materials you may not have considered using

Supported by Denman Prospect A decision many people agonise over when building is what materials to use on...

Are you making one of these rug mistakes? Top designers share...

Looking at buying a rug soon? Then listen up to what these styling experts have to say about finding ‘the right’ rug...

20 of the coolest Kmart hacks EVER!

We're constantly surprised to see our Kmart hack concrete top side table rank in our top 5 most read blog posts, month after month! It...

How to do Hygge: Create cosy and inviting interiors

Words by Suni Golightly You’ve Marie Kondo-ed and you may have even Danshari-ed (disposed of mental and physical junk)....

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...

Design inspo: Beautiful black kitchens

Thinking of going black for your next kitchen? It's a bold and sexy look that we love, Love, LOVE!

Autumn home decorating: Easy interior styling ideas to welcome the seasonal...

Supported by Canberra Outlet A change of season is the perfect excuse to switch up your interior decorating –...

How to decorate your bathroom: Bathroom styling tips and tricks

An often-forgotten room in the home when it comes to styling is our bathroom – yet it’s generally the first room we...

5 bathroom trends to embrace according to Neale Whitaker

The other week we shared the bathroom trends to let go of, those that have run their course and will soon be...

The major dos and don’ts of wardrobe design

Supported by Häfele If there’s one thing a home can never have enough of, it’s storage! While it isn’t always possible to squeeze more storage...

Bathroom trends to let go of in 2019

New interior trends are emerging and taking over all the time, but embrace them too late in the game and spaces can feel dated...

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...

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...