Month: March 2015

A Student’s Space- Ideas for a Great Room!

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Moving away from home for University or College is an exciting time! It also means its time to think about decorating a new student’s space, whether its a dorm room, college bedroom or a share house. It’s also a time when you need to make the most out what you can afford to buy, time […] Read more…

5 Lovely Small Kitchens

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Good things come in small packages, as the saying goes, these kitchens prove that! With some beautiful finishes, clever storage and great styling these kitchens are perfectly small. Its all about making the most of the space you have!   This kitchen might be tiny, but it is cleverly done. The open shelving above the sink […] Read more…

Interior Design Series: What Does an Interior Designer Do?

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We are working on a series of blog posts which profile different interior designers. From world famous designers to lesser known, from Australia and abroad, we want to spotlight interior design! To begin this series I am going to delve into what an interior designer does. When researching this story I was surprised to find out […] Read more…

Gratitude, Breast Cancer and Heartfelt Homes

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Gratitude (we are grateful for all we have) Breast Cancer And Our New Heartfelt Homes Charity Venture. They say that Things Happen for a Reason and I totally believe that. Belinda Westblade and I began sharing our renovation, property and home décor passion online for a while on Social media in 2012/13, but were so […] Read more…

5 Pink Rooms to Love

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Pink is a polarising colour, most people either love it or hate it. I have to say I have never been a fan of using pink in my home. Then last week I found myself buying pink and grey pillowcases! They might not be bright pink, but they are still pink and I was very […] Read more…

DIY Candle Making

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BY NAOMI SLATER HOMEWARES via LIFEINSTYLE shows us how to make candles from old containers…. I wouldn’t say I’m a hoarder, but I will admit to having a hard time letting go of pretty things. Nice perfume packaging, beautiful ribbons, used up candle containers: all things which seem like they deserve something more than just […] Read more…

Shelf Life: Tips for Styling Shelves

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  I love the idea of open shelves in my house, but sometimes how to style them can be a bit of a challenge. Where to start? What to put on the shelves? What colours to use? It can seem a little overwhelming at first! There are a few ways to style your shelves that […] Read more…

How to Mix Patterns like a Pro!

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Mixing patterns is a great way to add a personal touch to any room, by picking your favourite fabrics and making the patterns work together. It can seem a bit daunting at first, choosing the colour, size and type of prints to use, but don’t be afraid to give it a go! From wallpaper to cushions, […] Read more…

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