Outdoor Living

An Elegant Poolside Garden

elegant poolside garden box hedge

It’s time for our first room tour of 2016.  Today we are going outside to tour an elegant poolside garden on Sydney’s north shore. The home belongs to Kylie, her husband and twin girls.  They moved in around 18 months ago and have gradually been renovating the home.  You can follow their progress on instagram. […]

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DIY – Chinese Star Jasmine on Espalier Wire

I have often admired espaliered grown plants.  Today we are going to make our own DIY espalier frame for a Chinese Star Jasmine.  My project is on the side of my chicken house.  The girls will love it. What you will need. Hammer and battery drill. Screws  (make sure to use a length that will […]

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Set up the Pool House for Summer

pool house summer

Now you may not have a glamorous pool house, or even a pool for that matter, but you can still create a beautiful outdoor setting so you can enjoy some summer sunshine.  The key is to make it comfortable, so you have everything you need at hand. Image: Driftwood Interiors What you Need to Set […]

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How to Clean an Outdoor Rug

With summer nearly here, now is the perfect time to clean your outdoor rugs and freshen up your outdoor area.  One of the benefits of outdoor rugs is that you can easily clean them yourself.  Follow our simple tips to restore your outdoor rug to looking new again for summer. How to Clean An Outdoor […]

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Front Door Lights

Porch lighting

Welcome visitors to your home with a beautiful and elegant front door light for your porch.   A brightly lit porch creates a safe environment and will add curb appeal to the entrance of your home.  Today we have a selection of front door lights to choose from and some outdoor light inspiration you will […]

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Outdoor Furniture – Coastal Style

Out door entertaining coastal style

Whether you have an outdoor deck, porch, patio or pool area we all want to take advantage of the warm weather and create a luxurious outside space.  If you are looking for some coastal style outdoor furniture we have found some great products and inspiration that will give you that outdoor coastal style feel. Image 1.Coastal […]

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How to make an Outdoor Table Centrepiece

DIY Outdoor table centrepiece

Now that the beautiful weather is here, and we are spending more time outdoors entertaining, I have a fun outdoor table centrepiece to make.  This project is so easy you could do it in an afternoon. Here is what you will need for your project. A wide shallow pot Potty mix Annual potted colour (from […]

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