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Outdoor Cushions to Brighten Up Your Home

Outdoor Cushions

Summer’s nearly here, and as it gets warmer we do more of our living and entertaining outside.  Outdoor cushions are a great way to brighten up your outdoor living space and enjoy some time outdoors. At one end of my deck, I have a sitting area with two vintage cane chairs.  I had seat cushions […]

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12 Handcrafted Christmas Decorations You’ll Love

handcrafted Christmas decorations felt garland

With all the commercialisation of Christmas, it’s nice to have some handcrafted Christmas decorations to add an authentic and special touch to your home.  Something a bit unique and more personal.   I’ve searched through Etsy Australia to find 12 of the best handmade Christmas decorations that I think you’ll love. Heavenly Angel Wing Decoration from […]

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How to Achieve Hi Lo Decorating

When my home was featured on Houzz recently, I remarked in the interview that I use what I call Hi Lo decorating.  So today, I just wanted to show you exactly what I mean when I say Hi Lo decorating, and how you can achieve it in your home too. What is Hi Lo Decorating? […]

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Why You Need a Hygge Home

hygge

I know what you’re thinking.  What the heck is hygge and why do I need it in my home?  Well read on and I’ll tell you all about the Danish lifestyle phenomena that’s sweeping across Europe. How Do You Say Hygge? The Danish word hygge is pronounced “hue-gah” or “hoo-gah”.  Just say it in your […]

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Instagram Hashtag #glimpseofmyhome

Instagram hashtag #glimpseofmyhome

Instagram is more than just a photo sharing app, it’s a community. Introducing the Instagram hashtag #glimpseofmyhome. Use this hashtag to share a peek inside your own home, and discover other Instagram users who love decorating their home too. You all loved seeing inside the home of @seacova What’s a Hashtag? A hashtag is a […]

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Book Toppers to Try at Home

Book toppers home decor

I’m a big fan of using books in my home decorating, but a pile of books with nothing on top just looks…empty.  You need a book topper.  A what?  Yes that’s right I called it a book topper.  A book topper is just something you put on top of your pile of books to finish […]

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Pinterest for Home Decorating Free eCourse

Yay!  It’s finally here.  You can now enrol in DIY Decorator’s first eCourse – Pinterest for Home Decorating, and it’s completely FREE. I have been working on this course for a long time, and I’m thrilled to finally launch it. DIY Decorator is all about teaching you to decorate your own home.  We aim to […]

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