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Lighting tips for every room in your home

Although lighting plays a crucial part in both interior and exterior spaces, we tend to pay far less attention to it than we should. We often give most of our time to looking for the perfect furniture and accessories without realising that they only really look there best when there is proper lighting. Lighting also creates the mood and ambience …

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Six ways to bring summer fun to your home

The long, hot days of summer provide the perfect opportunity to throw open the doors of your home and welcome visitors for a season of sharing and entertaining. It’s also a chance to embrace the great outdoors and bring that relaxed, tropical lifestyle to your home. If you’re looking to make the most of the long days of summer, here …

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6 month catch up with Fazeek!

I featured the sassy metallic napkins of Melbourne’s Fazeek in April. Now, 6 months on, founder Jackie Fazekas is smashing goals left, right and centre. I can’t help but feel proud of and excited for Jackie seeing her business grow from inception to ‘officially killing it’! Jackie started with linen napkins and has now expanded into aprons, cushions, table …

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Bonnie and Neil’s new Winter Garden drop

Bonnie and Neil can do no wrong. Quality fabrics, bright colours and unique products like those amazing screen-printed plywood tiles. I thought it couldn’t get much better than their Archipelago collection (read my previous blog post about it here) with the colourful garland prints. But I reckon I’ve found my new favourite range. The Melbourne-based Bonnie Ashley …

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Interview with Geelong’s Boom Gallery: the city’s creative mecca

It’s a trend happening the world over: satellite cities and former industrial towns are being transformed by gutsy creatives who use affordable real estate to springboard their dreams. Such is the case in former industrial city Geelong where business partners Ren Inei and Kate Jacoby spent the past four years transforming a former wool mill …

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Klaylife: clay bead chandeliers making a difference to a South African community

Melbourne-based father and daughter duo Phillip Jones and Kerri Wallace had always dreamed of one day working together. After migrating to Australia from South Africa in 1989, the pair maintained ties with their heritage by returning to South Africa annually to visit family and friends. Their strong connection with the people and culture ignited a …

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This Sydney architecture/interior design firm isn’t what you think!

Here’s proof that you can never judge a book by its cover. The name ‘TomMarkHenry’ hardly makes three young, driven female business directors spring to mind does it! That’s just one of the reasons why this new Sydney-based architecture and interior design firm is making big waves in the industry. TomMarkHenry was founded by Jade Nottage, …

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Easy decorating tips for your New Year’s Eve party

Pop out the bubbly and get your ‘to-do list’ ready – it’s time to organise your New Year’s Eve party, without spending too much time or coin! Between inviting your special ones, organising the food, and planning out activities, it’s easy to leave the decorating side of things until the last minute. Relax! We have you covered. …

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Wishing you a very WHIMSICAL Christmas!

This Christmas table setting is all sorts of cute with pastel-coloured bottle brush Christmas trees, DIY paper pom-pom wreaths, faux snow (well it wouldn’t be Christmas without a touch of this magic dust!) and pink soufflés with a dusting of snow to match! Thanks to coco + kelley for this ridiculously good Chrissy inspiration!

My new favourite illustrator: Erin Short of Short & Sweet

There’s no better way to humanise graphic design than with illustration. And I’ve just found my new favourite pro: Melbourne’s Erin Short. The graphic designer founded her boutique stationary company – Short & Sweet – in 2011, to bring ‘delightful and inspiring’ paper goods to the market. Her unique cards and charming prints with themes of …

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Five minutes with Jardan’s Nick Garnham and Renee Brown

With the launch of one of Australia’s most popular (and eco-friendly!) furniture brands in Richmond, Melbourne, it was a perfect time to find out more about what makes Jardan so unique. Nick Garnham (co-Director with brother Mike) and his wife Renee Brown (Creative Manager) took five minutes from their insane schedule to have a chat. Take …

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Sheridan launches scent and table linen range!

Hooray! You can now have Sheridan in every room in your home, with the launch of its new product ranges! The new Table Linen Collection includes napkins, table runners and tablecloths made from 100% Belgian linen. Choose from white, flax, smoke, silver and midnight, as well as seasonal highlights of chartreuse and sorbet (perfect for Christmas entertaining!). Drawing …

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Test cubes like you’ve never seen them before – designed and made in Melbourne!

It’s always refreshing to see new products on the market, especially when they come from the ‘little guys’ – local designers carving out their own way in the retail world. That’s why I was excited to see Jenny and James come on to the scene. The Melbournites make a perfect match being a product design engineer …

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product love / Jardan: we love you too

One of Australia’s most popular (and eco-friendly!) furniture brands has finally opened its doors in Melbourne! Jardan‘s flagship store sits firmly in Richmond’s furniture and design precinct and makes a statement from the street, spanning across two levels. Step inside however, and you feel like you’re right at home (only better, much better). It’s the largest store yet, …

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Five mistakes to avoid when building your dream home

Building your own home can be an intensely rewarding and fulfilling experience if the end result matches your fantasies. Nothing quite compares to the satisfying experience of seeing your vision for your dream home come to life at the hands of experienced architects and builders. However, things don’t always go as planned, which is why …

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The new candle brand you need to know: Alchemy Produx

There’s a new range of beautiful 100% soy and essential oil candles on the market, with a chic science geek twist. Alchemy Produx candles are set in chemistry glassware such as beakers and conicals. The collection is designed by Sara and Tristan, a scientist and fashion designer who have combined their talents and have come up with …

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A preview of Shannon Fricke’s new bedlinen range for Spring 14

Meet ‘Where Love Resides’ – the, whimsical and free-spirited bedlinen collection by Shannon Fricke. With the winter months drawing to a close, it’s time to think about light, bright and fresh quilt covers, pillowcases and cushions in soft cottons, linens and luxurious velvets for the spring and summer months ahead. The beach shoot below is dreamy! …

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Huset – Danish furniture coming to Melbourne!

We all love a bit of Scandinavian. Scandi furniture, Scandi styling, Scandi cool. So like me, you’ll be pretty excited to hear that a new Scandinavian furniture store is coming to Melbourne! Huset, which means “the house” in Swedish, offers “a comprehensive collection of originally designed, European made furniture and home accessories created for the discerning customer”. I …

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