5 Tips for a Narrow Lot Design.

5 Tips for a Narrow Lot Design.

Narrow lot design always has to be clever. It has to make great use of light and room placement to get the best and cleverest use of your square metres. There are some economical ways to do this as and there are some that are costly. Its true that if you throw more money at a […]

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The front of our house. Our detailed selections.

The front of our house. Our detailed selections.

You move into your newly built home and there is just sand everywhere. Everywhere I tell you. How many times have we said, “we are not moving in until the garden is finished” ……..haha, as if. We did move in before it was ...

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Which timber stool should you choose for your bathroom.

Which timber stool should you choose for your bath...

Every bathroom needs a little set down space. Somewhere to lay your towel, somewhere to place your clothes or somewhere to sit while you pop your moisturiser on. It doesn’t matter what your colour selection is in your bathroom  a timber ...

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This Weeks Obsession. Glass Internal Walls.

This Weeks Obsession. Glass Internal Walls.

  This weeks obsession comes to you from my wish for glass walls. Pricey a bit, worth it, yes. I once lived in a house my bedroom wall having glass windows leading onto the hallway. A massive thick curtain was used for privacy and open for ...

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This week has been a busy one…..sorry for the lack of posts. I promise I will be more diligent next week. This is a just a little snippet of what has been happening around here. My Vignettes post should be up for the beginning of next ...

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Simple Wedding Registry Do’s and Don’ts

Simple Wedding Registry Do’s and Don’t...

The excitement of getting Married can sometimes take over and reality can be a little blurred. Choosing your wedding registry is always one of those experiences where you can get caught up in the moment. A moment of not really knowing what you ...

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TV Decorating. That landscaped black rectangle blob never looked so good.

TV Decorating. That landscaped black rectangle blo...

There is never a hard and fast rule about decorating around a TV….and lets all face it, this is the mans domain. Look I am not offering up chauvinism but in my house he is the only one who knows if the aspect or ratio are wrong and if the ...

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How to create a Vignette. Step by step.

How to create a Vignette. Step by step.

Lets take the mystery out of a good vignette. Its going to be easier if I give you a broad view and then break it down into bite sized chinks of info. First of all the definition of Vignette: Any small endearing scene, view or picture. ...

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…and you thought you were ready for Summer.

…and you thought you were ready for Summer.

Its sneaky isn’t it? You think your ready, you think you have everything sorted but there is birthdays and work and family commitments all in the mix. Then BAM, summer is here and its the silly season of entertaining and then Christmas ...

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Pay it Forward Friday. Elsie Von Craft Dictionary Art

Pay it Forward Friday. Elsie Von Craft Dictionary ...

Elsie Von Craft is a talented creative who has discovered her love for books has combined with her love of art. She has developed a series of Dictionary Art Prints. These are prints made overantique dictionary pages. She finds old books, ...

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The Social Life of Space.

The Social Life of Space.

There is a great blog about space and organization (that’s what it’s called) by a British academic called Kerstin Sailer that got me thinking. In a recent post Kerstin talks about a theory that architectural styles (including our homes) reflect ...

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Moss Graffiti, Natures Street Art.

Moss Graffiti, Natures Street Art.

  Moss Grafitti, lets bring it back. It is sooo 2010 but really lets be honest, it didn’t take off like it should have. With everything we now love about vertical gardens, all thing plants on a wall or hanging from the ceiling and in ...

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The 40th Birthday plan.

The 40th Birthday plan.

This is post is a collaboration with Noosh Catering. Its only 15 more sleeps until Hubbys 40th Party. He actually turned 40 earlier in the year but he wanted to wait until we were in the house and fairly settled before having a ...

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