kid’s bedrooms

Make Your Own Luxury Bedding

Make Your Own Luxury Bedding

Have you ever thought about making your own luxury bedding? If you want your home to be comfortable and luxurious, there are many ways to achieve that. But one of the is the beauty and luxury of sensational bed linens. If you have never made your own luxury bedding before, you might be pleasantly surprised at how easy and straightforward it can be, and it’s the kind of thing that you are probably going to find enjoyable and fun enough to want to do it again and again. Let’s take a look at how you might make your own luxury…

How To Create A Cozy and Lavish Nursery

How To Create A Cozy and Lavish Nursery

With a baby on the way, few of us have time to design and prepare a lavish nursery from scratch. Luckily, many have done this before, so you can lean on the advice of experienced moms to help you with creating the best home nursery that’s cozy AND lavish. First of all, you need to keep in mind that babies need A LOT of stuff, and they will only need more as months pass. Make a list of all the necessary stuff your lavish nursery needs and plan the space according to this list. Also, make sure you keep in…

Redecorating Bedrooms: Style and Savings

Redecorating Bedrooms: Style and Savings

Social media platforms like Instagram and Pinterest, are chocked full of images of stylish, modern bedrooms at the moment. Bedrooms that any style-conscious person would be happy to recreate in their own home, if only they had the money. Well, before you shelve the idea altogether, read my post below as it’s stuffed with tips that can help you to re-decorate your bedroom space in this style without having to clear out your savings. If the all white walls are too intense for you, add artwork to add colour and texture. White walls One of the defining features of a…

An Extra Bedroom From Your Unused Garage

An Extra Bedroom From Your Unused Garage

Do you need an extra bedroom? Have you thought that an unused garage could be a waste of essential space in your home? Converting it into an extra bedroom could help you to get the most out of this space. If you have a growing family, an extra bedroom could prevent the need to upsize to a bigger home. Alternatively, it could be somewhere for guests to stay or even somewhere for a lodger to stay. Adding an extra bedroom could also add value to your home, allowing you to make more when you finally sell up. A garage conversion…

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…

Timeless Bedroom Design for Children

Timeless Bedroom Design for Children

When it comes to bedroom design for children, there are two schools of thought – age-appropriate and colourful OR timeless and elegant. If it’s timeless bedroom design for children that you want, then you’ll love these tips. We know that when you have children, the idea of decorating and staging their room can be quite exciting.You could go cray-cray with bedroom design ideas. But the problem many parents face is the fact their child’s mind can change quite quickly and often does when it comes to new trends. This can mean you’re being guilted into changing designs much more frequently….

Easy Ways to Add More Storage in a Small House

Easy Ways to Add More Storage in a Small House

Do you want to add more storage to your small home? With a few slick tips it will be easier than you thought. In fact, it is probably easier for you to add more storage than if you had a complete clear-out. However, the rules of decluttering do still apply because an organised home with clean surfaces is also good for your soul. True fact! Add More Storage with… Hooks The hook is the ideal choice for those who are challenged spatially. Try and embrace the look of the hook around your home. You can have coat hooks in the…

Child-Friendly Home Tips For Non-Parent Homes

Child-Friendly Home Tips For Non-Parent Homes

You might think that it’s only parents who need to make sure that they have a child-friendly home and safe places for youngsters. But that isn’t actually the case. In fact, it’s worth non-parents trying to create safe havens for young children as well. If you are an auntie or uncle and regularly look after your nieces and nephews, then a child-friendly home is a must. Even if you aren’t related to any young children, you might have close friends who often come around for a visit. Not too sure what you need to do to make a child-friendly home…

From Mess To Impress With 7 Best Ideas

From Mess To Impress With 7 Best Ideas

I wish going from mess to impress was as easy as Samantha twitching her nose and, miraculously, the house is perfect. Dream on. In reality, keeping a decluttered home takes a little more work. Mess is something that you just have to deal with. As much as you try to keep your home clean and tidy, mess will eventually find its way into your there. And it can wreak havoc on the stylish and relaxed atmosphere you have tried so hard to cultivate. While it makes sense to clean up a little and often, sometimes the mess will just continue…

Multi-Generational Homes Distinguished With Paint + Colour

Multi-Generational Homes Distinguished With Paint + Colour

Multi-generational homes are becoming more the norm as more families choose to live together either due to the economy or just true love. Modern families need modern design solutions. Which is fine if you’re a couple with kids. But what if you are an older couple with kids in their 20’s living at home? That’s the reality for many families living in multi-generational homes. The over-65’s is the fastest growing age bracket in Australia. In addition, home ownership is beyond the reach of many young people due to barriers of entry – high median house prices. In fact, 60% of…

Luxurious Flannelette Sheets Are Like Sleeping In Velvet

Luxurious Flannelette Sheets Are Like Sleeping In Velvet

Flannelette sheets and I have never had a good relationship. They are scratchy, thin, and totally uncool… until now. Since moving to the Hills, I have bought an electric blanket and stocked up on mohair and faux-fur throws. NO flannelette sheets! It gets FREEZING in the winter with nights getting down to around zero degrees (centigrade). Brrrrrrrrrrr. I don’t like sleeping in a hot room, I do like fresh air, but I hate being cold. Fussy? Me? I recently took off my summer weight bamboo sheets (divine, by the way) and replaced them for the first time with CoziCotton™ flannelette…

25 Luxury Living Interior Design Tips

25 Luxury Living Interior Design Tips

Luxury living interior design can be achieved on a budget… and not a big one. As a seasoned interior decorator, I’m going to share 25 of my top ideas for creating your own slice of heaven at home. If you’re on this website you’re probably as obsessed with architecture and interior design as I am. Excellent! Isn’t it a wonderful hobby or career? Or both? Whilst there are LOADS of expert tips, many of which appear on the pages of this blog, these are some of my favorite go-to solutions. Of course, I strive to be an interior decorator for…

House Cleaning Ideas for Inside and Outside Your Home

House Cleaning Ideas for Inside and Outside Your Home

There are house cleaning ideas for every room and every occasion, so how do you keep up with it all? Of course, anyone who is house proud wants their home to be perfect for residents and guests alike. But let’s face it; House & Garden won’t pop around with a photographer without telling you, right? Nevertheless, keeping a clean and tidy home makes life more pleasant. The difficulty is all life’s dirt and grime being traipsed through your home and the endless level of rubbish and garbage from living, and even from cleaning. Every time you use something for your…

DIY: Painted Shapes To Flatter Any Home, with Shaynna Blaze

DIY: Painted Shapes To Flatter Any Home, with Shaynna Blaze

Painted shapes have been evolving for some years with stencils really leading the charge. From a single feature wall to trailing scenery over two or three walls, this relatively simple interior decorating trend can achieve dynamic results. However, if you don’t fancy stencils and your inner artist finds murals challenging, then you’ll love these three creative paint ideas. Interior Designer, television presenter, ‘The Block’ judge, and Taubmans Brand Ambassador, Shaynna Blaze, explains where and how to best use painted shapes. Scroll down for the DIY videos for each of these projects. “Any room can take shapes and patterns, but you…

Fun Quirky Kids Bedrooms And The 7 Ways To Create Them

Fun Quirky Kids Bedrooms And The 7 Ways To Create Them

Fun quirky kids bedrooms help develop the creativity and curiosity of children. These days there is no end to the cool, quirky and fun style parents can inject into their kids’ rooms. It doesn’t matter if you are a designer, a DIY aficionado, or even an absolute beginner. If you want to add magic to the spaces of your little ones then these expert tips and hot trends are sure to inspire.To stay on-trend with fun quirky kids bedrooms, Director of Vault Interiors Justine Wilson shares her easy tips. Fun Quirky Kids Bedrooms 1. Neon Colour Pops – who doesn’t…