Style Curator Challenge

Half way through our Spring styling with flowers #stylecuratorchallenge

Spring is in the air and thanks to this month's #stylecuratorchallenge, it's also in your homes! We wanted you to embrace Spring vibes and get creative styling with vases or flowers, and from Day 1...
The Good Sheet pinstripe sheet set

Product review: Sleep good with The Good Sheet luxe bedding

If there's one aspect of my job that I seriously love, it's product reviews — an opportunity to test out some of the latest and best products on the market, and write about it....
Kmart hack floor cushion

Kmart hack kids cushion turns luxe floor cushion

Call it a hack, makeover or personalisation... in any case, I just love this new floor cushion I created for our living room using a Kmart kids cushion. Designer floor cushions are trending right now...
Forest Retreat

How to select the right timber flooring for your home

Supported by Flooring Xtra You may have been following along with the renovations we have been doing at Bonnie’s house and now it’s time for us to select flooring for her kitchen and living space!...
Winners of window challenge

Winner of the window #stylecuratorchallenge

Last month we partnered with the incredible team at DIY Online Blinds to challenge you to style your home, creating a beautiful window outlook. And with a prize of $500 worth of window treatments...
Placing out plants before digging holes

Get your home and gardening jobs done with Airtasker

Supported by Airtasker Those of you who have been following the blog for a while would know that the landscaping at my house (or complete lack thereof!) has been frustrating beyond belief. Thanks to...
Bedroom after

Modernising an investment property with clever upgrades and styling

If you want to reap the greatest reward from your investment property, it pays to give the place a bit of love as Maria from Studio Black Interiors shows us! She was recently hired to...
Modern rugs

5 modern rugs under $500

Without a doubt, the item that many of you tell us is the hardest to buy for the home is the rug. Finding rugs that are actually stylish and come in the size you...

Join our September #stylecuratorchallenge: Spring styling with vases!

Hurrah for Spring!! This month we've partnered up with our friends at Curious Grace again to bring you a fun (and easy!) challenge. September challenge To celebrate the launch of their stunning Roshi collection of porcelain...
New IKEA catalgoue

IKEA Catalogue 2018 has just landed and here are our top 10 picks!

Supported by IKEA IKEA has created a winning formula of forward-design at affordable prices, making it a ‘go to’ destination for all! Each year, we eagerly await the arrival of the IKEA catalogue and this...
Sheer curtain in bedroom

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

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 you who followed along my build journey would know that...
Bedside upcycle

Kmart hack side table: Dark and wicker to light and felt Scandi-style

Supported by Monsta We received so many comments about the bedside table in Bonnie’s bedroom makeover last month! It was actually an inexpensive side table from Kmart that was just too dark and heavy for her...

How to style your baby’s cot (when they’re not sleeping in it!)

Supported by Lorraine Lea The other week I shared my top tips to creating a practical, stylish and baby-safe nursery and one of those tips was to keep the bedding minimal for sleep times… That doesn’t...
Pool fence

Stylish fencing you can do yourself – it is possible with ModularWalls!

Supported by ModularWalls Fencing is a job that traditionally requires professionals to install — costing an arm and a leg! But there’s a fencing solution on the market you may not be aware of — ModularWalls....
Small house bricked up

5 ways to better insulate your new home (and save money in the long...

Insulating your home may not be top of the priority list for you (particularly if like me you tend to focus on aesthetics) but do this right at the build stage and you'll thank...