INTERVIEWS

Interviews with designers, stylists, architects, makers and other experts in the home industry. 1-on-1 tips and advice, styling ideas, insights and more.

Wita of Design is Yay lets us inside her creative workspace

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If you don't already know Wita of Design is Yay, you can thank us later for introducing you! Her blog is an online source for...

Discovering the beautiful and unique embroidery art of Fleur Woods

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Most of the art we come across are paintings or ceramics (both of which we LOVE!). So imagine our delight and surprise...

At Home with Anna Critchley

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Generally when people renovate they stick with one look — restoring, extending or renovating the old to create a new home. But not Anna....

Artist Spotlight: Luke Chiswell ‘Straight Face’

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There’s something about discovering new talent that gives us a rush and coming across Canberra artist Luke Chiswell was an ultimate high! Luke developed a...

Artist spotlight: Annie Everingham

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This week we tracked down one of our all-time favourite new artists — Annie Everingham — to find out what inspires her and where...

Artist spotlight: Custom upholstery artist, Kerri Hollingworth, breathes new life into...

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Today we chat with Kerri Hollingworth, the interior designer who takes custom upholstery to the next level, creating bespoke works of art...

Hunting for George Launches NEW Siesta Bedding Collection

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You may have noticed that we have a doona addiction. A sure way to our hearts every time is through bedding! And the latest collection...

Artist spotlight: Lucy Catherine Art

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Mandurah-based artist, Lucy Catherine, began painting flowers and portraits of dogs but it wasn't until she started capturing her true love — the ocean...

Candles with conscious: Meet the maker behind Loobylou natural and ethical...

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Earlier this year at Life Instyle, I met one remarkable woman whose story I've been wanting to share with you ever since.

Meet Alyson of TÄNDA, hand poured candles from Melbourne

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Alyson Sturley is the force behind TÄNDA candles and she isn’t wasting any time in turning her dream of becoming a full-time...

Artist Spotlight: Lisa Lapointe

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As soon as we saw the works of Lisa Lapointe, we had to contact her to feature her drool-worthy art with you. She hand draws...

Hobbe rocking chairs, Australia’s answer to stylish and affordable rocking chairs

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Earlier this year at Life Instyle we discovered one exhibitor who we especially adore — Samantha Hobbelen of Hobbe rocking chairs. Not only are her...

The myriad of creativity and colour that is Sage x Clare

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Sage x Clare has long been on our radar for their dreamy textiles that embrace colour, texture and prints unlike any brand...

Nic reconnects with her inner artist to launch Luum furniture, art...

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There's a new furniture and homewares brand on the block and it's quickly become one of our favourites! Today we introduce you to Nic...

Incy Interiors founder shares her tips to success on managing business...

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With Mother's Day just around the corner, we sat down to chat with super mum, Kristy Whithers, who makes running one of Australia's most...

1-O-1 on Passive Design with Shannon Battisson

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Passive design is a term that gets used a lot but do you really know what it means? We wanted to know more so with...

Kitchen remodel: Check out Maxine’s before and after kitchen transformation

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Maxine is the blogger behind We Love Home and lives in the UK with her dog Teddy... and until recently, her kitchen was hiding...

Furniture with a Japanese-meets-surf aesthetic, you read correctly! Meet the team...

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When husband and wife, Damo and Rebecca, began getting requests from friends and family for furniture after seeing pieces they had made...

Experimental and playful design pieces from YOS studio

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Clean lines, simple shapes and beautiful style. Today we have the pleasure of introducing you to up and coming designer, Geri Sloyan...

Pony Rider: Homewares That Inspire Emotion

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If you're a Blockhead like us, you will have definitely seen the work of the talented lady we're introducing you to today. Kelly Searl is...

Discover Larissa’s fluid mixed media artworks as seen on The Block

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As we interview these talented emerging artists in our series with bluethumb, Australia's largest online art gallery, one thing really strikes — just how...

How to design a lighting plan for your home: learn the...

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Gina is the first person to admit she is completely clueless when it comes to lighting. And needing to layout lighting in her new...

Introducing Wood Melbourne: Move over chrome tapware, the trend for wood...

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Looking to add some warmth to your bathroom? Timber tapware might just be the solution! Handcrafted by Oliver MacLatchy,...

Exclusive Preview of Rachel Kennedy Designs Newest Collection

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Jarrod and Rachel Kennedy are the dreamers behind Rachel Kennedy Designs. Today they gave us an exclusive preview of their newest collection. “Twice a year...