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Fool the eye!

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Do you have pokey little spaces in your home that you want to open up? Before you go ripping down a wall try a few of these simple ideas first! These easy ideas will give the illusion of a more spacious room by using design concepts that fool the eye.   Colour: Use light colours including […]

Swim Spa

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Are you yearning for a pool but don’t have the room, or maybe the budget? If you answered yes to these questions then we need to ask you if you’ve ever considered a swim spa. Swim spas are so versatile with in-ground and above ground options available. Even smaller indoor spas are available. The great […]

Hanging Around

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Spring is here and it’s time to start heading outside, soak up the sunshine and work on your tan. There’s no better way to soak up the outdoors than lounging in a great chair and we have found a fantastic chair for you! This stunning “Zara Hanging Pod” Chair (available from Equator Furniture) is the […]

Looking after leather

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We all love a great leather piece, whether it’s a full lounge suite or occasional chair, leather never goes out of style and that’s what makes it such a great investment. So you’ve just gone out and purchased your stunning new leather furniture. That’s it, right? Wrong. Though leather furniture lasts much longer than upholstery, […]

Neutral & Nature

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We recently posted about spring’s latest trend, pastels and prints. Now we’re here to tell you how to compliment these fabulous features with something that never goes out of style; neutral and nature (natural) tones. Use your natural tones on the larger items in your room; lounges, tables, rugs, beds, even carpet and walls. Keep these […]

Bathroom Lighting lets step outside the square!

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When we think of bathroom lighting we usually keep it simple classic & practical.  I know when i was designing my bathroom i had a vision of a large crystal chandelier hanging over my bathtub to create that classic sophisticated look.  When i begun the search for the perfect style i found it hard to […]

Designer Tip for Spring

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If you love to give your home a fresh new look each season or are just sick of what you have, then spring is the perfect month to take advantage of this.  The classic spring cleaning is a tradition which i love to use as an excuse to get rid of anything that looks tired […]

Make Over Magic!

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If you’re sick of looking at the same bathroom day in and day out, it might be time for a change. We know that bathroom renovations can be expensive, so we’ve found a lovely little trick to help your bathroom look a million bucks (while only spending just a few!). If your bathroom tiles are […]

Fendi Furniture, so fabulous!

Fendi Furniture, true fashion for the home. We eagerly opened our new Vogue Living magazine today and what was the first thing we come across? A lift for Fendi Furniture. This is one of our great passions, fashion for your home. We are in awe of the stunning pieces they have created, which will give […]

Vintage Cool

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Wallpaper is making it’s way back in fashion fast and we have been scouting around for some of the coolest papers we can find. Vintage wallpaper is so huge right now and we have just found this amazing ‘Scrapwood’ Wallpaper. Why go to a demolition yard to find old weatherboards when you can have heavy-duty, […]

Add to your Window Seat

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For those of you who saw our article on the Window seat, we’ve found a great idea to build on that!  We are featuring one of these fantastic window seats in our new Spec Home soon to be started at The Aspect Estate in Gympie and I love this new feature i saw in the […]

Adding warmth with Rugs

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Rugs are such a great way to add warmth, colour, contrast, depth & can sometimes even make a room look bigger!  With  that in mind, I always find it a daunting task to actually make sure what I’m choosing is going to have the desired effect.  I am a bit of an impulse shopper and […]