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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.

50 quick cleaning tasks and decorating updates to get your home...

Spring is our favourite time of year! An opportunity to shake away the chill of winter, thoroughly clean our homes and inject some new...

How to create your own floral arrangement: Step-by-step guide by an...

There is no faster way to make your home look and feel more inviting than a big arrangement of beautiful fresh flowers. Weekly visits to...

Renovation Roadshow with Naomi Findlay coming to a city near you

If you've ever renovated or are at the start of a renovation journey, you'd know it can be incredibly overwhelming! Each property comes with...

Half way through our August #stylecuratorchallenge: Styling an arrangement

Have you joined in this month's #stylecuratorchallenge yet? We've brought back some good old fashion interior styling fun and are challenging you to style an...

21 decorating hacks for rental properties

Just because you’re renting doesn’t mean you need to settle for someone else’s design style. We’re sharing 21 clever and cheap tricks to create...

Top 7 liquid hand soaps: Best hand soaps at all price...

Following the popularity of our recent Top 7 beds for boys article, we've decided to make this a regular feature on the blog! We've already...

Rejigging a floor plan: 5 ways to guarantee the best outcome

One of the best ways to update your home is by changing the floor plan. Whether it’s adding an extra room or opening up...

Meet Katie Jane of Pretty Squares, the platform making professional product...

When Interior Design and Stylist, Kate Jane, realised there was a desperate need for quick and affordable professional product photography, she didn't waste any...

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...

25 fabulous front doors: Get inspired to create a statement entry...

There's a good reason paint is one of our favourite products — it's super affordable, easy to use and can completely transform a space...

How to: Style a bookshelf

Supported by Canberra Outlet Centre Shelf styling, or shelfie stying as it’s more commonly known, is only gaining popularity as a way of adding a...

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...

How to design the perfect walk-in pantry

What’s the secret to a spotless kitchen? The answer lies with a little help behind the scenes. As our homes have become more open plan,...

Introducing easy and smart security ideas to protect your home

Supported by Lane Security We recently shared a complete home security checklist with the top 10 ways you can protect your home and today we...

Trend alert: What interior trends are on the way in… and...

We love to predict incoming trends. In fact, you may have recently read our predictions about three bedrooms trends to hit in 2018, and...

Styling above a bed head: Ideas to decorate the space above...

Words by Melissa Lunardon So you have styled your bedroom with a beautiful bed head, found the perfect pair of bedside tables and plush linen...

Designer bookcases to add style and function: See our faves from...

Supported by BoConcept Storage needs to work for you. It needs to be easy and it needs to look good. Flexibility is key and with...

Top 10 ways to update your home for sale

There are so many ways to increase the value of your property for sale, and your choices will depend on your budget and your...

8 breathtaking powder rooms: Luxe powder room ideas!

Your powder room is one of the most visited rooms in the house — particularly by guests — so why not have some fun...

3 of the BEST natural cleaner recipes: Your starter kit to...

Lately I've been ditching heavy chemical-based cleaners and making my own natural cleaner products whenever possible. It's something I've wanted to do for a long...

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...

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...

Our favourite places to shop for large rugs

You wouldn't believe how many emails and DMs we get about where to shop for large rugs so we've rounded up some of our...

Reader renovation: Family bathroom before and after

We love nothing more than hearing from our readers and seeing what exciting projects you get up to so when Kerry recently shared her...