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Why You Need a Bed head

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All beds should have a bedhead.  Sorry, but beds without a bedhead are like a lamp with no lampshade. They just look wrong and unfinished. This bed would look so plain without a bed head.  Bedheads provide height and structure to the bed, creating a focal point. They create visual interest and often form the base for the colours and […]

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Kitchen Workstation

As we start to organise our own homes for the new year ahead and look for creative storage solutions, here are some stylish ways to create your own kitchen workstation to accommodate filing, schoolwork, a calendar and space for a laptop.  It’s a handy spot for a family message board, mail and bills. File important […]

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Alfresco Cocktails

Alfresco Cocktails

The Christmas season often means we are attending cocktail parties or hosting alfresco cocktails on the deck or verandah.  Planning is the key to hosting a successful party, and whilst the guest list, menu and music playlist are all important, so is decorating your space to create the right atmosphere. Create an atmosphere from the […]

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Pottery Barn Chadstone

The family of four stores Pottery Barn , Pottery Barn Kids, West Elm  and Williams-Sonoma have opened a new store at Chadstone Shopping Centre in Melbourne where you can find inspiration, style tips and entertaining ideas for any celebration. To celebrate this grand event at Chadstone there were appearances by The Block’s Michael and Carlene, […]

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Christmas Cushions

diy christmas cushions

I know cushions aren’t normally what you think of when decorating your home for the festive season, but Christmas cushions add a fun touch to your sofas and living rooms, and help bring Christmas decorating into other rooms of the house. Christmas Cushions 1.   Penguin crewel embroidered cushion from Pottery Barn 2.   Knotted snowflake […]

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Drink Dispensers

Drink dispensers mason jars

Summer is upon us and Christmas is just around the corner, so if you’re throwing a party we have rounded up a great selection of drinks dispenser you can use.  Drink dispensers are both fun and functional, allowing guests to help themselves to pre-prepared drinks.  Fill your drinks dispenser with freshly cut fruit and mint […]

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Outdoor Room Console Table

Add function and style to your outdoor room with a console table.  Decorate with potted boxed hedges, topiary plants, bird cages and lanterns.  Use baskets to neatly store your gardening accessories. Image from House Beautiful. Provincial Home Living have a fabulous range of faux garden plants, decorate for the season with a small christmas tree […]

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