How To Decorate

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    Firewood Storage Ideas For Winter

    A fireplace is usually the focus of your living room.  Storing your firewood neatly inside your home in the colder months is ideal. Today we have some stylish inspiration and storage solutions for your firewood inside and outside the home. Indoor Firewood Storage Image: Ashley Whittaker Design Storing your firewood inside is the perfect option. […] Read more…

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    Decorating with Mismatched Dining Chairs

    We love this look of mismatched chairs around the dining table.  Its a great way to add some colour to a neutral home. Chairs have become the focal point of the dining room and mixing and matching your chairs will add some fun to your dining space.  We have some inspiration and ideas to create […] Read more…

Room Tours

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    Cape Cod Inspired Chatham Beach House

    Today, I am excited to share with you, the beautiful Chatham Beach House located on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. Inspired by the small American seaside village of Chatham at the elbow of Cape Cod, this family home brings a touch of Hamptons charm to the Australian coast. The house belongs to Victoria and her family who are […] Read more…

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    Room Tour – An Elegant White Kitchen

    Today I have a room tour of an elegant white kitchen.  This kitchen belongs to Leane who lives here with her husband and three daughters in a beautiful leafy inner suburb of Melbourne. Leane’s kitchen is finished with Caesarstone Statuario Nuvo benchtops, white cupboards and dark herringbone pattern flooring. This beautiful kitchen leads you straight […] Read more…

DIY Projects

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    How to DIY Kate Spade Dots

    Don’t you just love Kate Spade’s range of gold dots accessories?  I thought I could DIY the Kate Spade Dots Vase, but first I had to work out just how Kate Spade gets her dots to look so good.  I’ve worked it out and have even created a template for you to use to achieve […] Read more…

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    Simple DIY Mothers Day Flowers

    Last week I took a trip to the Brisbane Flower Market and put together some simple DIY Mothers Day Flowers.  We celebrate Mother’s Day in Australia on Sunday, and there will be thousands of mums who will be treated to breakfast in bed and a bunch of flowers. You don’t have to spend a small […] Read more…


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    Why You Need Bamboo Bed Linen

    Maybe you’ve heard about bamboo bed linen and are wondering what all the fuss is about?  Well I have just tested Ettitude’s bamboo Daydream quilt cover, and here’s why I think you need to try bamboo bed linen for yourself. They’re Soft The first thing I noticed when I opened drawstring bag containing the bamboo […] Read more…

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    Blue Wallpaper: 16 of the Best

    Blue and white is really popular at the moment and so is wallpaper and we love both, so we’ve put together a collection of our favourite blue wallpaper. Image – DIY Decorator – A Blue & White Dining Room Tour Wallpaper is a great way to add both colour and pattern to a room.  The […] Read more…