5 EASY WAYS TO GET THE HOTTEST TRENDS IN YOUR HOME

It’s no secret that the weather in the southern hemisphere is getting colder by the day and winter is officially on its way. 

As the winter season approaches a lot of people tend to go into hibernation mode, not wanting to do a lot but stay in doors, binge on Netflix and drink copious amounts of tea….or wine (what ever floats your boat 😆

But instead of laying low this season, why not update your interiors with the latest trends to create the perfect abode and enjoy the cooler months in style.

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EASY STYLING TIPS THAT WON’T BREAK THE BANK

Are you one of those people who spends hours poring through interior magazines or Pinterest for home decorating ideas, but when you try your hand at decorating yourself, it turns into a red hot mess?? I hear you and don’t worry it’s a common problem many people face. It’s so easy to look in magazines … Read moreEASY STYLING TIPS THAT WON’T BREAK THE BANK

How knowing your ‘why’ can help you discover your style

Knowing your style can be one of the hardest interior challenges out there. With so many online influences on social media it can be downright confusing trying to decide what your ‘actual’ style is and not someone else’s. I have been thinking a lot about the concept of knowing your ‘why’ and the importance this plays when deciding on your style.

Many people ask me, “how do I know what my style is?”  Often people are drawn to a lot of different influences but not one specific style and so they get confused and think, ‘I must not have a set style’ – (don’t panic if this is you 😉)

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Top tips for getting your home Christmas ready

Christmas time is almost upon us and for so many people, the only thing the season of giving does, is give us a headache!

On what should be a relaxing day spent with family and friends, often turns out to be the mother of all stresses!

Instead of chilling out you’re trying to clean the house with the kids running a muck (especially in the part you’re trying to clean!), wrapping last minute gifts and keeping an eye on the multiple dishes you’re trying to cook for what can be a cast of thousands!

What’s that, your head just exploded thinking about it and you’ve just booked a one way ticket to the other side of the world to escape….

Before you get on that plane, I’m here to help with some quick and easy ways to get your home ready for Christmas to ensure you have a stress free day.

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A beginners guide to decorating

If interior decorating and styling is new to you it’s not uncommon to feel completely overwhelmed. For many people the thought of colour schemes, deciding on a style , choosing furniture and accessories and then knowing what to do with it all is enough to leave some people rocking in the corner!

But I’m here to tell you that it needn’t make you break out in hives. Here are some easy tips and tricks that even the most novice decorator can follow and use to create a dream space.

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From blogger to stylist – how I’m creating my ideal life

As you all know I love all things interior and it’s no lie that if I had twins I may have called them pattern and texture! But now my love for interiors has been taken to a whole new level. I’m launching my own interior styling and decorating business. I decided it was time to put … Read moreFrom blogger to stylist – how I’m creating my ideal life

Easy ways to improve wellbeing in your home

I know I normally write about interior styling ideas for kids and as you may have noticed I have been writing about different ideas relating to interiors but also health.

This is because I see the 2 as interlinked and really important. Think about how you feel when you’re in a dark space all the time, it doesn’t make you the happiest! The amount of  natural light, spatial layout and interiors all contribute to the feel of a space and have the ability to affect our mood, which can influence our wellbeing.

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Top 5 essential oils for creating mood in your home

A lot of people believe that interior design is easy. Isn’t it just where your furniture goes? (is a question I get asked a lot) or is it about the colours I paint my walls? Yes, colour and spatial layout play a part in designing a space, but there is one major question that many people forget to ask themselves, how do I want the space to feel?

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DECORATING IDEAS FOR A SHARED BEDROOM

These days many people are faced with the predicament of siblings having to share a room. I remember how hard it was trying to set up a bedroom for my son so I know it can feel like a daunting task when you’re faced with the reality of setting up a room for kids of different ages, especially if they’re a girl and a boy!

When it comes to siblings sharing a bedroom I know a lot of people thing OMG this will be carnage, how am I going to get them to share – they’ll kill each other!! They’re two completely different people who have differing interests, how am I going to appeal to both??

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Top 5 plants to create a healthy home

It’s official plants are here to stay. Over the past few years they have made a huge come back and have become a staple decorative item for many homes. They are an easy addition to any space and they’re also the inspiration behind Pantone’s colour of the year, but there’s more to plants than being on trend.

Many of our green friends have therapeutic qualities and are said to aid in the healing of diseases and common colds, boost concentration and absorb harmful chemicals from the atmosphere.

I know it isn’t always easy to have plants around with little ones but I thought I would share the top 5 indoor plants that can help improve your air quality, create restful sleep and even reduce stress – can I get an Amen to that!

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