My Thoughts On Having A Second Child

Growing up, the thought of having children was something that I truly never questioned. I was baby obsessed from day one and longed to be a mother from very early on. My childhood drawings often depicted toddlers waddling around, sweet happy family homes with little ones aplenty. And I did my best to convince my […]

The Best of Houzz 2023: Australia’s most popular home designs

The annual Best of Houzz award winners are in for another year recognising the platform’s most talented renovation and design professionals. Voted for by the Houzz community, the annual people’s choice award highlights the designers with the most popular designs and highest ratings. It recognises just 30% of the more than 3 million home professionals […]

New Linen House range will help you hibernate this autumn!

With autumn around the corner, Linen House’s new Winter Sun collection is all about hibernation staples and getting cosy in style. “This season’s collection embodies a winter utopia with gorgeous earthy tones, made to use not only for the colder months but all year round. A celebration of the desire to hibernate in staples that not only […]

2023 outdoor trends: Mediterranean is the new Hamptons

The classic white-washed Hamptons style has long been Aussies’ go-to when building a dream house. This year, however, creative director and founder of Landart, Matt Leacy, predicts that the soft coastal aesthetic of the Mediterranean style will soon overtake it. “One design influence that’s here to stay is Mediterranean – I would say it is the new […]

Four Elements Collide: Yugen Dining by Architects EAT.

Should you ever find yourself looking for an alternative to luxurious and experimental high teas and cocktails, well!—Melbourne-based practice, Architects EAT, might just have the solution with their recent unveiling of Yugen Dining. Located right beside South Yarra’s well-known gem Yugen Tea Bar, Yugen Dining puts the classiness of South Yarra inside their latest addition. […]

Layers of Lovely: Step Inside this Timeless Home

It’s no secret that timeless interiors are my love language. When it comes to designing someone’s home my personal goal, always, is to create a space that feels inviting, approachable, and infinitely classic. And though there are so many wildly talented designers out there, there aren’t many who nail it quite like W Design Collective. […]

Home renovation features unique kitchen for family of foodies

Located in the inner north Melbourne suburb of Brunswick East, this double-fronted weatherboard house is home to a family of four who engaged Dan Gayfer Design to renovate it in a stylish yet understated way. “The design brief was predominantly concerned with curating an arrangement of spaces and elements that reflected a distinct family lifestyle. […]