At home

Express your unique style throughout every room of your home and garden, and enhance your abode with some of the latest home design trends.


October in the flower garden

Above image (Phlox “Minnie Pink”) courtesy of Plant Growers Australia (PGA)   Phlox ‘Minnie Pink’ is a gorgeous new compact phlox that is smothered...   Read More


The brick wall you have when you’re not having a brick wall

Looks can be pleasantly deceiving when it comes to the new generation in fencing materials. The front wall is often one of the first...   Read More


Move to Marrakesh without leaving home

Images courtesy of Zohi Interiors   EVERYONE loves a wedding, so why not bring a little romance into your home every day with a...   Read More


Pros and cons of a home office

Working from home conjures up images of sleep ins, leisurely lunches and gym visits dotted around a few hours of work each day –...   Read More


5 steps to go wild with the tribal chic look

Tribal Chic is a luxe contemporary style that is trending right now in the interiors and fashion world. This look is about reconnecting with nature...   Read More


Sustainable living only a click away

Downloadable sustainable housing plans now available Have you ever thought about building your very own sustainable home but have baulked because of the cost,...   Read More


Sofa trends revisit the timeless styles of yesteryear

Above image courtesy of Freedom Furniture   Classic comfort and a taste for nostalgia are the drivers behind this season’s sofa trends. Many of...   Read More


A touch of paradise is as close as your rooftop garden

Above image courtesy of Fytogreen   Many years ago I was driving through the boondocks of the Hawkesbury district west of Sydney when I...   Read More


Sweet (day)dreams are made of these

I have a dream. In it my angelic children frolic happily in clean clothes on a perfect lawn before helping to serve afternoon tea...   Read More


When it comes to pavers, grey is the new black

THEY may not come in 50 shades, but grey pavers are still set to be a big hit with homeowners this season thanks to...   Read More