Decorating Books

Book Review: The Inspired Room

The Inspired Room Book Review

I do enjoy interior design books written by bloggers.  They’re friendly and personal.  I recently purchased The Inspired Room by blogger and author Melissa Michaels.  I really enjoyed it. In the book, Melissa takes us through her home room by room.  She offers inspiration and helpful decorating and DIY tips. Here are three takeaways I got […]

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Book Review: A House By the Sea

A House by the Sea Book Review by Bunny Williams

Hi everyone.  Welcome back to DIY Decorator in 2017.  I’m starting the year with a book review of A House By the Sea by Bunny Williams. One of the things I love about summer holidays, is having the time to read some books.  This Christmas, my family gave me a copy of A House By the […]

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10 Beautiful Decorating Books to put on Your Christmas List

Even though we have Pinterest and all sorts of amazing online sources of decorating information and inspiration, there’s nothing quite like slowly turning the pages of a beautifully photographed decorating book.  Every page draws you in, and gets your mind racing with ideas.  Here are 10 beautiful decorating books that you can put on your […]

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Mothers Day Books Your Mum Will Love

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With Mothers Day almost here we have some beautiful decorating books for inspiration for you or your Mum. Here’s a collection of some of our favourite decorating books. Booktopia – Shaynna Blaze – Design With Colour & Style Australia’s own Interior Design expert Shaynna Blaze is passionate about helping people uncover their own personal interior […]

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Some of Our Favourite Decorating Books

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There’s nothing like flicking through a beautiful decorating book for inspiration. Here’s a collection of some of our favourite decorating books and why we love them. Island Style by India Hicks What’s Inside … Gorgeous photography of India’s relaxed tropical home ‘Hibiscus Hill’ in the Bahamas. Insights into India’s family life from being a flower […]

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The Thoughtful Home by Tahn Scoon

The Thoughtful Home by Tahn Scoon workshop at Blake & Taylor

Tahn Scoon is a designer and magazine stylist based in Brisbane.  Following on from her first book, New Vintage, Tahn has just released her second book The Thoughtful Home.  Tahn believes you don’t need a lot of money to put together a really gorgeous interior.  In The Thoughtful Home, Tahn includes plenty of insider tips […]

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