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What to Put in a Lantern

I love decorating with lanterns.  They add character and charm to your home and outside.  If you have a lantern but are not sure what to do with it, here’s some suggestions of what to put in a lantern to make it work for your decor.  Watch the video or read the tips below. What […]

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How to Measure Your Room

How to photograph your room to create a room decorating plan

The first step in developing a decorating plan for a room is to measure and photograph your room. Measurements help when you are planning the layout of the room, and choosing the right scale and proportion of furniture and decor. It takes a little bit of time to accurately measure your room, but once you […]

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Decor Coaching Service

Decor Coaching Help

Decor Coaching is now available at DIY Decorator.  For a long time, I have received emails asking if I offer an interior design service.  Although I am a qualified interior designer, and used to run my own interior design practice, I’ve been reluctant to offer that sort of service again. You see I honestly believe […]

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Glimpse of My Home February 2017

Glimpse of my home February 2017

I love seeing all the photos of your homes on the instagram hash tag #glimpseofmyhome.  So many of you have created beautiful, meaningful spaces.  Here are some of my favourites from February, 2017. I totally get how Alison feels on clean bathroom day.  Visit @ali_hoopsandco I’m all about decorating small spaces one at a time. […]

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My Decorating Journey

My Decorating Journey - Brown House

Decorating your own home can be a rewarding and frustrating challenge.  Sometimes it’s important to look back, and reflect on where you’ve come from and what you’ve achieved.  Decorating a home is a gradual process.  Your tastes and styles change over time. Here, I’m sharing my decorating journey.  I’ve been renovating and decorating for 20 […]

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5 Garden Decor Items for Your Garden

Roman Urn Rust Pot

It’s so incredibly hot across Australia at the moment, that the last thing we probably feel like is going out into the garden.  But the heat won’t last forever, so here are 5 garden decor items that you can add to your garden to instantly improve the look and feel. Planter Box White Planter Box available […]

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Interior Decorating Resource Library

You are always looking for inspiration and decorating tips for your home, and I am always looking to help you create a home you love living in ….  SO I’ve made some big changes to the website to help make it easier for you to learn to decorate.  Firstly I have created a free interior […]

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