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Q & A with Villa Deluxe Boutique

Today we are pleased to have a special guest as part of our Q & A series, Vonelle from Villa Deluxe Boutique. I have sewn and handcrafted since I was a teenager. I loved hand embroidery, silk ribbon embroidery, sewing and smocking my little girls’ dresses and patchwork and quilting. I always had something crafty […]

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Hamptons Style Outdoor Lighting

Outdoor Lighting

Do you love the Hamptons and Coastal style look?  Today we will show you how to finish your home with some decorative and functional outdoor lighting. Image: Homes By Tradition Outdoor lighting welcomes visitors to your home.  Place a feature light on either side of your doorway or just a single light for a small […]

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Product Spotlight: Felt Ball Rugs

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Have you seen these gorgeous rugs made using individual balls of felt wool?  They are adorable.  Whilst they are perfect for little children, my teenage daughter has a watermelon felt ball rug in her room, and she loves it. How Felt Ball Rugs are Made These rugs are handmade by talented women artisans in Nepal […]

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Why You Need Bamboo Bed Linen

Bamboo Bed Linen Quilt Cover Paradise Green

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 […]

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Blue Wallpaper: 16 of the Best

blue wallpaper

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 […]

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Ensuite Reno: Wall Sconces

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So now the hunt for bathroom wall sconces begins.  As part of the ensuite renovation, I’ve found some suitable Bathroom Vanity Mirrors, but now I need wall sconces to go on either side of the mirrors, and from the feedback I’ve been getting from you, I’m not alone.  Here’s an idea of what I’m after: […]

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Shop Visit – Jemden Interiors, Hawthorn

Jemden Interiors

Today we are visiting an Interior Decorating store in Hawthorn, Victoria.  If you love the Hamptons or Coastal style interiors you will love Jemden Interiors. Andrea Davison is the owner and Interior Designer behind Jemden Interiors.  Andrea has a store located in Eltham and a new store that has just opened in Hawthorn. Jemden Interiors […]

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