Month: February 2015

2015 Trend Forecast – Floral Fusion

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How Fashion Influences Interior Decor Trends While you may think it is strange that we are sharing Chanel’s Spring/Summer Fashion Collection on our home design and renovation blog, it isn’t just because we love clothes. Fashion trends often set the stage for what will be the latest looks in home decor and accessories. Top designers […] Read more…

5 Tips For Creating A Beautiful Gallery Wall

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A gallery wall is my favourite way to add artwork to a room! It is easy to do yourself and inexpensive, but most importantly it is personal. A good gallery wall can brighten up any room, but there are a few tricks to getting it just right! 1. Mix it up Just Enough The trick to […] Read more…

Recipe For Creating A Beautiful Vignette

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How to Create an Eye Catching Display Last year my daughter and I participated in a workshop “The Language of Objects“ on creating a beautiful vignette with Kara Rosenlund at The School in Sydney.  Being a successful photographer, Kara has an amazing eye for beauty. We had such fun and I realised that as a […] Read more…

Decorate With Nature

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One of my favourite ways to decorate is to decorate with nature. Using natural materials from the world around makes any home feel personal and relaxed. Here are some different ways to decorate and bring the outside in! When you think of decorating with nature it might mean flowers or plants, but there are so many […] Read more…

50 Shades Of Grey In The Bedroom

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 Gorgeous Shades Of Grey Bedroom Inspirations Whether you love or hate the movie 50 Shades Of Grey, you have to admit it has changed the way you see the colour grey. Grey is a beautiful neutral tone that represents compromise being neither black nor white. It can elegant and formal yet not glamourous. It is […] Read more…

Laundry Ideas – Create A Space That You Love

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  Love it or hate it, chances are if you have a family, you’re probably spending about a third of your life in your laundry! So lets create a clean, crisp comfortable yet functional area for sorting, washing, folding & ironing. Decor-wise the laundry has often been overlooked and whilst it isn’t necessarily going to […] Read more…

Add Value to your House without Renovating

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It is not always necessary to renovate a property to achieve the best sale price. So, if renovation is not an option for you, here are our top tips and tricks that can help you increase your property’s value: 1. Planning Approvals Can Add Value If you think that your property has potential for subdivision […] Read more…

Holiday at Home- A Beautiful Outdoor Space

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It’s that time of year, summer holidays have finished, everyone is back at work and school but we can always create a beautiful outdoor space to holiday at home! Creating an outdoor space at home can help make every weekend feel like a holiday. Adding beautiful dinning spaces, plants, textiles, cushions or water features are just a few ways to create a relaxing space in […] Read more…

Oohm Spotlight Artist: Carol Atkins

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Today we are talking with Carol Atkins about her beautiful art. From the moment I saw Carol’s art work I fell I love with the gorgeous colours and fluent shapes. They are a wonderful reflection of the lifestyle of the North Coast and wonderful for adding that holiday feeling to your home. Can you tell me […] Read more…

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