A Modern Bedroom

Simple, natural design was the inspiration for our loft. The warm colour palette, the vaulted ceiling adds an organic and raw aesthetic that complements our lifestyle and functionality of the space. When it comes to the home, I look at adopting a holistic approach to all aspects from the kitchen to the bedroom. Opting for… Continue reading A Modern Bedroom

Shelf styling with Wabi Sabi

Good styling takes some careful thought and process of seeking throughout our homes and around to cultivate objects around us. Find pieces that are inspiring and authentically beautiful, let’s look at the basics of how to begin to style a shelf, with what you have and what you can collect. Think about a colour palette… Continue reading Shelf styling with Wabi Sabi

Designing the Essentials: Subtle, strong, yet nostalgic interiors:

June Edition Introducing a monthly guide to designing the essentials for your home, with local artisans, designers and craftsman. This month we start strong and nostalgic with incorporating a crafted dining table, contemporary art, comfort seating and meaningful ceramic sculptures. Simplistic and thoughtful designs are often the most sophisticated. Textured walls with stream line furniture,… Continue reading Designing the Essentials: Subtle, strong, yet nostalgic interiors:

Foraging foliage for the home

It’s a cold lazy Sunday morning and we head down with a pair of clippers out to our nature reserve to explore and for foraging. We are looking for foliage or branches that have fallen from our local palms or trees. As they make up as beautiful floral arrangements and decor accents in the home.… Continue reading Foraging foliage for the home

Creating a perfectly, imperfect home

We always strive to have the perfect home, speaking practically there is no such thing. The best way is to live well and have fun with your home that allows your personal style to come through. Create a relaxed, functional and comfortable home, just with a few well considered items and techniques that can completely… Continue reading Creating a perfectly, imperfect home

5 ways to style your side tables

Metal, marble, steel or wood; these are the current materials forecasted to trend amongst side tables. Consider simple detailed marble, glass or metalic’s to showcase a displayed items, which provides a more balanced look. Use timber to ground the space as it appears warmer and homier. Below are 5 different ways to style a single… Continue reading 5 ways to style your side tables

Primal State – Shop the look

Inspired by the primal state trend for 2020 where raw surfaces meet tactile objects. As we enter into a new era of advances in technology, there is an increasing disconnection between the interactions of people. Let’s approach this era with tactile and aged surfaces, worn textures and the essence of natural elements such as stone,… Continue reading Primal State – Shop the look

How to approach colour

Colour is one of the basic ways to influence how people and how they relate to the environment. We adapt to our surrounds and it influences our moods and emotions. Colour is found in nature and can be broken down into seasons. In summer we see bright, vibrant colours; winter dark moody and monochromatic tones;… Continue reading How to approach colour

Luxury Living- Shop the look

We are seeing an influx of round curvy furniture in sofas, occasional furniture, rugs and accessories. The world of design is about to do a big turn in rounded furniture. Bauhaus inspired edges are being dramatically softened by the soft round curves of everyday objects we live in. The look of tiny little boxes scattered,… Continue reading Luxury Living- Shop the look

Contemporary Dinning- Shop the look

High ceilings, thick detailed cornices, white walls and wooden floors are the characteristics of a Victorian style home, making it the perfect fit for a clean contemporary look. Look for pieces in your home that have meaning or are sentimental value to you. Keep your space light and airy with the furniture, add texture and… Continue reading Contemporary Dinning- Shop the look