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  • THE NEW COASTAL

    Feature image – Palm Beach House by Pike Withers Summer is the time for relaxing at home, doors flung open to let the outside in, lounging with a cool drink in hand. Take your summer relaxation to the next level this season and inject some coastal style into your space. We … Read more

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  • SUMMER TABLE STYLING

    Feature photo: West Elm mid-century expandable table in Walnut from $1399, westelm.com.au. If the table sets the scene to a great event, then the table setting is critical in creating the right vibe at a dinner party or casual get together. Table styling trends come and go, but the key to any … Read more

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  • POOL PARTY

    In summer, you only have to venture into a packed public pool or try to find a vacant inch of sand at the beach to understand why private pool ownership in Australia is growing. Currently, 12% of households have a pool, with Sydney having the third highest proportion behind Perth and regional … Read more

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  • WHAT YOU NEED TO CONSIDER WHEN DOWNSIZING FOR RETIREMENT

    Retirement can sneak up on you. It’s not all fairways and fishing though – there are countless details that need sorting before you can put your feet up, from your super to work obligations. One detail that many Australians seem to gloss over is downsizing. Doing it right can free up cash … Read more

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  • BRINGING THE OUTSIDE IN

    The appetite for indoor plants has exploded in recent years. There are entire Instagram accounts dedicated to styling indoor plants, a proliferation small businesses offering plant delivery services and even a plant species apps which immediately differentiates a monsteria from a ficus lyrata. It seems every home-maker worth their weight … Read more

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  • SELECTING A REAL ESTATE AGENT: TIPS AND TRICKS

    Over 110,000 people work in the real estate services industry in Australia, IBISWorld data shows. That’s why when picking a real estate agent to sell your home, you’ve got a rather imposing task on your hands. Don’t just pick the seller down the road because it’s easy. Choose wisely and … Read more

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  • BATHROOM TRENDS

    From feature tubs to brass taps and lush greenery, combining the latest trends and timeless styling tips will transform your bathroom into a bathing sanctuary worthy of a day spa. Feature Tubs The freestanding bathtub has gained popularity in recent years, epitomising the changing nature of bathrooms as a space … Read more

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  • THESE ARE THE RENOVATIONS YOU SHOULD MAKE WHEN WHEN SELLING YOUR HOME

    In 2016, Australians spent around $32 billion renovating property, Housing Industry Association data shows. That’s a decent chunk of our GDP, so it’s clear that making changes around the home is extremely popular with owner-occupiers and investors alike. Whatever group you belong to, you’ll need to consider the return you’ll … Read more

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  • HOW TO: WORK WITH A PHOTOGRAPHER

    Your property is sparkling clean, you’ve hired a stylist to choose the best furniture and accessories and you’re ready to sell. But what about photography? Without quality photos to grab the attention of prospective buyers, all your hard work may go unnoticed. Elise Hassey is a professional photographer whose work … Read more

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