Painted ceiling or………

Painted ceiling or………

I get hundreds of emails each month asking about which is the best colour to paint the ceiling. 90% of the time I will recommend a white paint to co-ordinate back with the walls or lift the space. Personally I have had a dark grey ceiling in a bathroom when I was growing up, similar […]

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Copper Mirror

Copper Mirror

Continuing on with our Copper theme this week how about that kitchen above. I think copper mirror is beautiful, sunning even bit only with perfect placement. I would never use it as a splash back personally but as a feature within the space its ...

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Shop this look. Copper and Pink Accessories

Shop this look. Copper and Pink Accessories

The finishing touch of any outfit is always what brings it all together. Its the same for fashion. Those final pieces are the full stop to your style sentence. I also like to remember the phrase by Audrey Hepburn. “Before you leave the ...

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My Kitchen Pantry.

My Kitchen Pantry.

Creating the perfect Pantry is never easy. Take our new kitchen for example, after designing a kitchen laundry configuration there really was no room left for the butlers pantry, scullery or walk in anything. So the in-built kitchen cabinetry ...

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Shop The Look. Natural Elements Kitchen

Shop The Look. Natural Elements Kitchen

  Today we are Shopping The Look. Lets get your Natural style through the classic colours of Black and White and add in some Timber, Marble and a hint of Copper for a statement.   Natural Kitchen Be inspired by forties charm with the ...

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Which came first, The Fashion or The Interior

Which came first, The Fashion or The Interior

Fashion and Interiors constantly follow each other around and you will generally find which ever one breaks first the other will soon follow. I love, that if one doesn’t suit me the other will. I don’t love copper for my interiors ...

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2015 Trends. Shocking Neon.

2015 Trends. Shocking Neon.

Let me keep you in the Trend Loop leading up to 2015. This week I am letting you in on the 2015 addition of shocking neon. When I say shocking I simply mean using your favourite soft or pastel pallet and punching through a colour like neon for a ...

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The Dulux Colours for 2015

The Dulux Colours for 2015

If you are a lover of paint colours like I am, you may know the 2015 colour forecast was released last week. Some of my all time fave Dulux colours are part of the collections and some of the colours I would never have thought of putting ...

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Shop my Greatly Collection

Shop my Greatly Collection

Have you shopped Greatly yet? There are quite a few of us “Tastemakers” over there now with our own collections. I thought I would share what I have for you in my store on Greatly. 1. Guide To Laundry Procedures 2. Bright Bazaar ...

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The Up-Up Lights. Pink and Copper and everything in-between.

The Up-Up Lights. Pink and Copper and everything i...

The Up Up Light. A stunning collaboration between designer Dale Hardiman and the very talented artist/jeweller Emily Green. Emily is based in Melbourne and is known for her love of colour, with her strong art, design and textile background Emily ...

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Giving Permission to Pink and Copper

Giving Permission to Pink and Copper

get this Get this…….no seriously, you have to get this. Its stunning and so perfectly on trend and then some. Yes my gorgeous readers, pink and copper is it! Actually to be precise it should include pastel pink in any description ...

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Bookcase Styling Ideas

Bookcase Styling Ideas

I have often admired the bookcase styling of the high end European and American blogs like the one below from Centsational Girl…….(and I know we have different styles but) I have wondered how to create the more contemporary eclectic ...

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