DESIGN NEWS

The latest design news and updates on our monthly #stylecuratorchallenge, events, giveaways and other topical content.

Bathroom highlights from The Block 2018

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The Block is back in full swing and we couldn't help but take a sticky beak at what the teams got up to during...

Curious Grace, the newest furniture and homeware shopping destination to open...

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From Scandinavian design furniture to stop-you-in-your-tracks homewares, Curious Grace has established itself as a destination store in Melbourne and online... and now in response...
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Freya Powell’s vibrant floral artworks will stun you

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Flower-lovers brace yourself for our next artist spotlight — Freya Powell. Her extraordinary works feature a vibrant display of oversized blooms in incredible detail. From...

The Block 2015 week 5 study, laundry and powder room

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Supported by The Block Shop What an episode of The Block!! This week the couples had to reveal their study, laundry and powder rooms —...

Real Rooms: Katie and Mitch’s Kitchen and Dining

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The other week we introduced you to Katie and Mitch who recently built their first home. Today we're taking you inside their contemporary kitchen...

Reno Rumble week 4 full house reveal

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Supported by The Block Shop The teams had two very different briefs again this week — 'Art Deco' and 'Mid-century American' — and we showed...

New multifunctional design furniture from BoConcept

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Supported by BoConcept Whether you have a growing family or are looking to downsize, need to move house...

Super Amart available for the first time in ACT as Canberra...

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Supported by Super Amart While some people queue to be the first to check out latest tech or fashion, I much more eagerly anticipate the...

Reno Rumble week 1 in pictures and our highlights

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Reno Rumble is back for another season and this time with a whole new format! The experienced ex-Block contestants are no more, replaced instead by...

The Block 2015 week 6 living room reveals

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Supported by The Block Shop Living room reveals on The Block last night were scathing! Dean and Shay were unable to reveal a finished room,...

The Block Triple Threat: Week 8 kitchen reveals

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Kitchen reveals are always our favourite so we were sitting on the edge of our seats for this week's Block room reveals!

Reno Rumble week 3 full house reveal

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Wow, wow, wow! There's no slowing down on Reno Rumble as both teams deliver the most amazing renovations — it's unbelievable what these two...

The Block Glasshouse: Week 9 room reveals

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With the terraces now complete (or pretty much complete in the case of Chris and Jenna), all 5 apartments on The Block Glasshouse are...

The Block Glasshouse: Week 4 room reveal

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Last night's episode of the block felt more like a drama series than a renovation reality show! Despite the highs and lows, some incredible...

Quick Melbourne trip and my top 8 pieces from Super Amart’s...

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The other day I was lucky enough to jet down to Melbourne for an event in Fed Square, or should I say Bed Square,...

The Block Glasshouse room reveals: Week 1 apartment 6

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Last night was round 1 of the Apartment 6 challenge! There's a lot of money on the line during these challenges and the contestant weren't...

The 2016 IKEA Catalogue is HERE!

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Ohhhhh boy are we excited to get our hands on the 2016 IKEA catalogue! We know some people have a thing against the mass production...

The Block Glasshouse: Week 1 room reveal

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Ahhhh The Block. It's like our therapy. Last night's room reveal reminded us why we love The Block so much! WOW-factor was at an all-time...

The Block 2015 week 8 dining room reveals

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Supported by The Block Shop Did you get any fresh design inspo watching The Block dining room reveals last night or did you find the...

Top 10 tile trends for 2016

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Supported by Tile Republic Are you building or renovating and feeling a little lost when it comes to...

Haymes 2015 Colour Forecast Preview

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We've just returned from the Haymes 2015 Colour Forecast preview and are excited to share with you the hottest colour trends for next year. At...

Shelley Craft chats with us about her flooring range in collaboration...

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Shelley Craft has seen more than a floor or two in her time on popular home renovations shows The Block and Reno Rumble, and...

The Block 2015 week 9 outdoor terrace reveals

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Supported by The Block Shop Outdoor terrace week is always our favourite room reveal on The Block. Despite the couples not having enough space to...
Kirsten Jackson

Artist spotlight: Kirsten Jackson

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Melbourne artist Kirsten Jackson started painting to create her own version of a fish painting that wasn’t for sale. “I rented a property off my...