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Gina Ciancio, voice of STYLE CURATOR, shares her home build and styling journey. From an ex-guvvie house to their new architectural home with investment granny flat, she shares all the progress and challenges along the way!

Creating an epic outdoor play area for your child

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Earlier this month I shared Patrick's Kmart hack cubby and I mentioned that it was part of a larger play area I was making...

Laundry renovation reveal: Gina’s new laundry

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Woohoo, I'm so excited to share my laundry renovation reveal with you! In case you missed it, my old laundry wasn't really a laundry at...

Gina’s living room makeover

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For the past few weeks I've been reworking my living room — taking it from a space that never felt quite 'right'...

Need your help to plan and design my outdoor dining space

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You may have read in my 2017 New Year's resolutions that I'm on a mission to finish our house this year! One space that...

Why my laundry is one of my biggest building regrets

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It's now been 2 years since we moved into our home and overall I'm so happy with our house — it has great flow,...

Adding a luxe feel to my home with designer sheer curtains...

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Supported by DIY Online Blinds Ever since we moved into our home, I knew our windows needed sheer curtains to finish the spaces. Those of...

Gina’s home: Butler’s pantry tour

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Earlier this year I shared my kitchen on the blog and promised the pantry tour would be coming soon! Today is that day and I've...

My bathroom mistakes to avoid!

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I recently shared our black and white main bathroom and as much I love certain features in this space... there are a lot of...

Gina’s home: New black track ceiling mount light in the kitchen

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It may have taken 2 years but I finally found the perfect light for our kitchen — a sleek, matte black track...

Gina’s home: Ensuite room reveal

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Today I'm really excited because it's ensuite room reveal day! During our build, I called on your help to plan the layout...

My new laundry is taking shape: A peek at Gina’s laundry...

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Just a couple of weeks ago, my laundry was a wall of ad-hoc cabinetry along one wall in my garage (see it here). It...

My bedroom makeover, turning my bedroom (back) into an adult space

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After over a year of having our bedroom overrun with baby furniture and toys, this weekend I turned our bedroom back into an adult...

Progress report: Gina’s outdoor dining space

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A little while ago I asked for your help to plan my outdoor dining space. Things are starting to take shape so I thought...

Planning my living room makeover and a peek at the progress...

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There's one zone of my house I've never managed to get quite right — our living room! When we first moved in, my old brown...

Mini room reveal: Gina’s powder room

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It might be the smallest room in the house but it's one of my favourites in terms of how the different materials...

Patrick’s bigger boy room: Unisex bear theme nursery / child’s room

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Literally the day after I published Patrick's temporary and tiny nursery on the blog last year, he had some sort of freak...

Planning my new laundry room

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Last week I shared my very embarrassing, real life laundry space and how it's one of my biggest building regrets! The time has finally come...

Gina’s home: Master bedroom reveal

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It's time for another room reveal of my home and today I'm sharing our master bedroom! This is my...

Patrick’s tiny nursery and tips for setting up a small nursery

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The other week my little man made the big step of moving into his own nursery so I thought it was about...

5 bedroom updates I’ve made since becoming a mum (to help...

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Supported by Onebed Anyone who knows me, knows I love my sleep so by far the biggest adjustment...

Gina needs your help to pick pendant lights!

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Our house is nearing completion and it's time for me to order our pendant lights... Problem is, I can't...

Kitchen planning: See Gina’s kitchen ideas

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OK, this is the space I'm finding the trickiest to commit decisions but I can't put it off any longer!

Construction update 10: Walls, walls, walls

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Yes, my friends, finally our house is starting to feel like just that — a house! All sorts of...

Construction update 11: Colour consultation and painting

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You may have read my admission in our ‘How to select white paint’ tips article that I once painted a room baby...