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2 Easy Additions to Bring Style to Your Bedroom

2 Easy Additions to Bring Style to Your Bedroom

Are you looking to add that extra dimension of design to your bedroom? Here are two tips you’ll LOVE (and they are budget-friendly). Adding a load of furniture or trinkets to your bedroom will make it feel cluttered. The balance between useful items and a stylish look can be difficult. For many, the bedroom is the first place that gets redecorated or redesigned. For others, it’s a last minute thought with not much detail. Regardless of your situation, there’s no reason you can’t take a few easy steps to bring some unique character to your bedroom. If you’re looking to…

Weekend Projects: Five Easy Projects for You to Try

Weekend Projects: Five Easy Projects for You to Try

Weekend projects are those fabulously quick activities that will help create a more functional and stylish home. You don’t have to commit to weeks and months; you only need to spend a few hours or a whole day. Easy. No matter how big your home is, you can always find something to do around it – fixing things here and there might seem like a boring and menial task, but it’s actually the only way to make sure your home is always taken care of. These tasks don’t have to be too time-consuming or hard, and you can even handle…

2018 Colour Trend Palettes from Wattyl

2018 Colour Trend Palettes from Wattyl

Colour trend palettes from leading brands are often released to celebrate a New Year. Since 1915 Australian paint brand, Wattyl, has been influencing the colours in our homes. Paint is one of the easiest decor features to change to give a completely different aesthetic. So the Wattyl 2018 colour trend palettes will help you stylishly paint an entire room, or a whole house, without agonising over colour combinations. Increasingly, our homes are our sanctuaries. As an Interior Designer, I am often told by clients that they have trouble understanding colour. They often default to white or beige. Now, white and…

Sweetest Re-Love With Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

Sweetest Re-Love With Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

The sweetest re-love is the recycling that delights and surprises. Look past what’s in front of you and visualise what can be created in the future. If you’re the type who finds fabulous furniture on the side of the road or snags unique eBay buys for the sweetest re-love then you probably love Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. It’s the no-primer no-sanding “let’s have fun right now” paint created by an impatient recycler; Annie Sloan. One of the hottest colour trends of the season are Dusty Pinks which play nice with rose gold, green, grey, orange, rich blue, and white. Create…

Shandra Smith : Dynamic, Colourful, Canadian Artist

Shandra Smith : Dynamic, Colourful, Canadian Artist

Shandra Smith admits it’s been a big year. The Canadian artist and designer, know for her bold and graphic style, is seeing her versatile designs selling well in home, hospitality, and fashion industries. She says she feels as though she’s really hitting her stride. To SEE MORE please click the title.

Create A Colour Bomb with Incy Interiors

Create A Colour Bomb with Incy Interiors

Who doesn’t love a little COLOUR CRUSH and I’m having one now with INCY INTERIORS who are giving customers the confidence to ‘Color Outside the Lines’ and create their own personalised piece of furniture that’s very special, just for them! Children’s bedrooms have become modern spaces where kids can dream, create and grow. Incy Interiors understands this so are giving you the option to choose a piece of furniture and add your personal rainbow of colour. Choose from over 4,000 colours on the Dulux colour chart to create a mood that’s cool and serene or bright and bold. Incy Interiors…

Styling A Rental : Top Ten Tips

Styling A Rental : Top Ten Tips

Styling a rental can be easier than you think. We all want to live in a pleasant environment and exercise our inner interior decorator. If you love a stylish home, creating the right environment can be a challenge when you rent. There are personal items like furniture and accessories that add your personality, but what about other cost-effective ideas for styling a rental when you have a temporary space? To FIND OUT MORE please click the title.

Bust the Rust with Hammerite

Bust the Rust with Hammerite

I inherited the most fabulous French-style metal garden furniture in white; well…it was white. Three elaborate pieces that are totally divine…and totally rust-infused. Sigh. What to do, what to do? I was considering having them powder-coated, but felt that might lose some charm or originality. Until I found Hammerite™ Rust Remover which restores rusting metal furniture, tools and fixtures in hours. Available in both Gel and Dip formulations, Hammerite effectively, and safely, removes rust from vertical surfaces and intricate metal items. I felt sure I was going to find further gardening-related projects perfect for Hammerite. I am one of those…