The moment the sun peeks its way through the clouds our minds focus on swimwear styles. What will designers be putting out this season? Will I be beach ready? Can I get another year out of my old swimsuit ? The answer to that one is ‘NO’! To READ MORE please click the title.
Are you thinking that it might be time to renovate your home? Maybe you’re trying to convince your partner and you need some smart reasons. If so, you’ve come to the right place. To READ MORE please click the title.
Welcome in Spring with bold and colourful bag scarf combos from Melbourne-based designers, Squeak. I have always worn winter textiles as scarves in the winter, but these digitally printed and luxurious bag scarf combos are elegant and chic for warmer weather. To READ MORE please click the title.
A change in season is the right time to shake things up around your home. A bit of a refresh might be just what it needs to get it back up to scratch, after a long and busy summer. So here are four ways to show your home some love before the colder seasons kick in. Please click the title to READ MORE.
Your garden will be a hub of social activity come summer time. BBQs, paddling pools, water gun battles. Longer days mean more time for play. The sun brings even the most introverted of us into the great outdoors. If you have a family, it is important to make this space as safe as possible. To READ MORE please click the title
When I saw the new unisex fashion from &SONS out of the UK my first thought was ‘Peaky Blinders’. On closer inspection of the Selvedge denim and handcrafted leather, these creative pioneers have crafted some pretty cool duds. To READ MORE please click the title.
Is it time to start thinking about an easy home makeover? Have you put aside a few days to spruce up your home and get it looking beautiful again? Then there are three very simple solutions you should consider. To READ MORE please click the title.
Do you dream of having a healthy garden? Only to find it’s more of a nightmare; from your strawberries refusing to grow to your favorite flowers dying before they’ve had a chance to live. An unhealthy garden can be a nightmare. In this guide, we’ll take a look at how you can have a healthy garden to enjoy all year around. To READ MORE please click the title.
From Bikini to Burkini, is a quick news item that took my attention as Lebanese-born, Australian fashion designer, Aheda Zanetti, has created a swimsuit for Muslim women. The Burkini. And what a controversy it’s created! To READ MORE please click the link.
Father’s Day will soon be here so this year it time to say ‘no’ to boring presents and get a bit creative. There are so many cool and exciting gifts out there now, there really is no excuse to fall back on boring old favourites. To READ MORE please click the title.
If you’re not aware of the tiny house movement then you might wonder what all the fuss is about. Everyone from newly-weds to empty-nesters are eschewing the McMansion and opting for the cute-as-a-button Tiny House. To READ MORE please click the title.
We all love a beautiful garden. But a lot of us are just way too busy to spend time fussing over it. But it is possible to keep a garden looking amazing even when you don’t have a lot of time for it. To find out some simple time-savers and READ MORE please click the title.
Mat Dusting wasn’t planning to create anything remarkably desirable, he just needed a solution to a personal problem. Using resources discarded by others, he unwittingly created a new business… and something remarkably desirable in the process. To READ MORE and listen to the podcast please click the title.
A swimming pool is undoubtedly the ultimate symbol of backyard luxury. So how can you ensure it’s use as an all-year swimming pool?
But if you want to gain the true value of possessing a swimming pool, it cannot be limited to temporary benefits. A great swimming pool should enhance your life throughout the entire year. READ MORE by clicking the title.
With Father’s Day approaching, it’s time to start racking your brains for gift ideas for the main man in your life. This year Macho gifts are in. Forget aftershave and socks, you should be looking for something that is a bit more woodchopper than suburban dad. For the MACHO GIFT GUIDE please click the title.
We can all decorate our homes but maybe not with the unique style of a designer. Sure, our homes can be to our tastes when it comes to colour palette or by adding furniture for the needs of the family. But in all honesty, do our homes look styled? The chances are they don’t. Here are some professional tips for a unique style that looks ‘designed’. To READ MORE please click the title.
If you’ve always wanted a photogenic smile, you are not alone. Recent surveys found that many people believe a healthy smile can improve their confidence and appearance. Some people have also found that they find it easier to make friends because their smile makes them more approachable. If you don’t have the money to pay for extensive dental work, you might think that a beautiful smile is out of your reach. To READ MORE please click the title.
When was the last time you went out on a girl’s night out? Nothing is more fun than getting the girls together on a Saturday night, and going on a night on the town. Here are a few ways you can make sure you all look your best, and make it a night to remember. To READ MORE please click the title.
I’m a scarf wearer, especially in the winter, but these gorgeous and unusual Santorus scarves have me thinking I might add other seasons to my scarf-wearing repertoire. In fact, the range of Santorus scarves is so unique I might have to just frame them all. They are not only colourful, although some are monochromatic, they are works of art. To READ MORE please click the title.
The Darren Palmer Podcast shows what a regular guy he is. Sure, he’s a celebrity interior designer, author, Judge on ‘The Block’ and ‘Reno Rumble’ and high profile brand ambassador … but he’s just a regular guy. To READ MORE and listen to the podcast, please click the title.