Tag: interior styling

Choosing the right grey wall paint colour

I’m a big fan of walls that are not white.  Not just feature walls but all the walls in a room. I have worked with clients who wanted to explore this option with amazing results. […]

The importance of a drop zone  

So my sister and niece were visiting last week and our dining table quickly became a dumping ground for hand bags, toys, water bottles, glasses etc. This meant we couldn’t eat at the dining table […]

The Heart of Interior Design – the Brief

I completed a brief for a new project in Preston this week. The project is a full house refurbishment. In any project but particularly in large projects a brief is a critical document. The heart […]

The Basics of Feng Shui

I’m working on a project that has mirror right in front of the entrance. Mirrors always make me think of Feng Shui I’ve been interested in Feng Shui for a very long time.  I’ve got […]

Monochrome Scandinavian Living Room Furniture Package

Monochrome Scandinavian Living Room – Shop the Look An easy to re-create monochrome Scandinavian living room. How to create a monochrome Scandinavian living room One thing I love about interior design are all the different […]

Furniture Buying Tips

Buying furniture is one of the hardest decisions you can make for your home. To buy the right piece of furniture, whether it’s a sofa or a dining chair requires some thought. That’s one of […]

Choosing plants for your interior

I’m currently reading Phosphorescence by Julia Baird, which is the 2021Australian book of the year. In one section it talks about the importance of nature, particularly the colour green. How patients in hospitals heal faster […]

Why is renovating expensive in 2022

There has been a lot of talk on socials about the cost of materials and trades lately. For example, I read about a person who wanted to refurbish their apartment in Bondi and was quoted […]

The environmental impacts of fast furniture

I am no expert on the climate crisis. But it doesn’t make sense to cut down a 400 year old tree to make a piece of Ikea furniture. Furniture which will most likely end up […]

Monochrome French Provincial Dining Room

Monochrome French Provincial Dining Room – Shop the Look How to create a monochrome French Provincial dining room The inspiration for this monochrome classic French dining room mood board was the black dining chairs and […]