AN EXPERT GUIDE TO INDOOR PLANTS AND PLANT STYLING

Indoor plants are the hottest trend in interiors since sliced bread and they’re here to stay, so why not get the inside scoop on what the best types of plants are for the indoors and how to style them in your home. I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Liz, expert Plant Stylist from Plant … Read moreAN EXPERT GUIDE TO INDOOR PLANTS AND PLANT STYLING

TIPS AND TRICKS FOR DECORATING YOUR HOME LIKE A PRO

Interior decorating can be a stressful process for many people. With social platforms like Instagram and Pinterest offering up endless decorating and styling ideas, it’s no wonder so many people feel completely overwhelmed. I recently decorated and styled a house that I designed and the client asked me, “how do I know what decorative items … Read moreTIPS AND TRICKS FOR DECORATING YOUR HOME LIKE A PRO

INTERIOR DECORATING IDEAS TO KEEP YOU COZY THIS WINTER

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  As we move into cooler weather here in the southern hemisphere, the change in season can sometimes bring with it doom and gloom and for some a lack in interior decorating and styling inspiration. Gone are the long warm days of summer and along come the grey skies of winter,  but it’s not all … Read moreINTERIOR DECORATING IDEAS TO KEEP YOU COZY THIS WINTER

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

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

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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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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Practical & Stylish ways to child proof a home

So your baby’s growing up and becoming less of a baby and more of a little devil…I mean toddler. The days of them sitting quietly and playing with toys are over and all of a sudden they’re tearing up the house, getting into everything and you’ve found your hairdryer in the toilet…..  it’s time to child proof the house!

I get it, this has been my dilemma for the past few months and it’s not an easy task. Knowing where to start can be overwhelming and keeping it stylish is near impossible.

This is a tricky topic as everyone’s home is different so needs will differ but here are  a few tips and ideas I thought i’d share to help alleviate some of the stress.

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Stylish & kid friendly decor ideas

Whilst it’s true that when you have a child your life changes, I believe your style and decor don’t always have to. Since turning one my son is now a bonified energiser bunny – crawling, climbing, falling over and generally getting into anything possible, making some spaces in my home an accident waiting to happen.

I have realised that in order to work with the constant changes in his development I need to create spaces for him that are practical and fun and that I can do this without sacrificing on style.

Here are some kid friendly decor and furniture ideas I thought I’d share that the whole family will love.

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5 easy ways to transform a rental

How many times have you gone to look at a rental property and it looks more like a crack den than somewhere you would want to live.  Looking around all you see is stained carpet, walls that have been painted a hideous colour or worse are stained from years of smoke and the place smells like something died!

Some rentals are in great shape but you still get the feeling that because you don’t own it you can’t put your own spin on it. I’m here to call BS on this and show you in 5 ways how to make a rental property feel like the home of your dreams.

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