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Family Command Centre

Life’s busy, so to stay organised I have set up a family command centre at the end of my kitchen.  What’s a family command centre you ask? Well it’s a central place where you can keep notes, your calendar and even the car keys. Images from KikkiK, Decor Pad (Better Homes & Gardens), and Clean […]

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Life InStyle 2014

Life Instyle is a boutique retail trade show full of fantastic exhibitors showcasing their beautiful homewares and designs in Melbourne this August.  This event was held at the Melbourne Exhibition Building in Carlton with over 350 exhibitors with new and emerging designs.   Here are just a few products to watch out for. The Life […]

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Hide the Bed Base

Today we want to share one of the most common decorating mistakes we see – Hide the bed base.  It’s not pretty and it needs to be covered.  Image – Harvey Norman The base that holds the mattress, sometimes known as an ensemble bed, is not meant to be seen.  It’s function is to hold the […]

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Life Love & Hiccups – My favourite homewares stores

Diy-Decorator would like to introduce a fabulous blogger, Sonia from Life, Love and Hiccups.  Today on Diy-Decorator Sonia shares her favourite homewares stores with us. Sonia is a mum to three gorgeous boys and lives on the Northern Beaches in Sydney.  Reading Sonia’s blog is like chatting with an old friend, Sonia will freely speak of […]

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Bookends Styling Tips

Bookends are a great object to use when styling your bookcase.  They are both practical as they stop the books toppling over, and decorative, adding interest to your shelves.  You can use bookends as a pigeon pair to hold up a group of books, or split them up to anchor one end of the books […]

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Kids rooms decor

Stylish room ideas for the youngest member of your family, surround them with comfort and love for a good nights sleep. 1.  Beautiful childrens room inspiration from House to Home.  2.  Damask pink doona cover from Lullaby Linen. 3.  Pale blue fairy door from The Fairy Door Store. 4.  Bunny from Ruby & Belle Boutique. […]

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DIY Light Fittings

DIY light fittings have come a long way since all you could buy were those frosted glass balls.  There is now a wide range of DIY light fittings to choose from.   DIY Decorator Sourcebook 1.   Geneve DIY Chandelier from Beacon Lighting 2.   Liteworks Tyson Batten Fix Light from Masters 3.   Maddox […]

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