August 12, 2020

The philosophy behind rustic design is relatively simple: embrace an organic aesthetic that will infuse your home with comfort and warmth. The following design principles help in the creation of a rustic aesthetic.

Organic Textures

Organic i.e anything that is made from...

July 14, 2020

Most human beings are generally drawn towards green spaces – it’s in our nature to do so – and plants are the perfect way to bring greenery indoors. Especially if you live in a busy city where there is a distinct lack of it.

Research has shown that 42 per cent of us sa...

June 9, 2020

Whether we like it or not, this has and will be the reality for a lot of us moving forward.  The trick is to embrace the change and rise to the challenge. I've put together some things to consider when setting up your space  ...

1. Location

It is important to consid...

May 7, 2020

From the long days and sunshine to the cold wintery nights, seasons of life also change. This climatic change means change in your wardrobe and with every new season brings a new style and fashion with it. New colours and trends get introduced. At the end of every seas...

April 19, 2020

I'll put it out there off the bat - I am hopeless at actually doing anything myself. I'm great at coming up with ideas but have someone else to do the work for me. But, if you are good with your hands and have the time, here are a few things that could potentially be o...

March 23, 2020

My newsfeed is constantly showing me videos of amazing architecture that is eco friendly and I look on with envy. Houses that follow the sun, skylights that open up in to balconies, a lady in the woods growing all her own food and making her own clothes, recycled glass...

May 13, 2019

This particular blog is quite possibly my form of a rant at the general over-use and misconception of this beautiful design style that is the Hamptons Style. As a Designer I've had far too many clients that want a 'Hamptons Style' home but don't really know what that m...

May 7, 2019

Renovating can be a scary and daunting exercise. The reality of investing your hard earned money may feel overwhelming! However, in most circumstances, renovating may be the only way to achieve your 'dream home'. There are many things to consider in any renovation, her...

August 6, 2018

Day 01 _ It was a chilly Thursday morning ...

We finally singed on the dotted line today. It only took us 6 months or so but I can finally see the light at the end of the pool! It took us a while to land on the perfect design and then of course find the right person to...

February 7, 2018

I've mentioned before that a house, just like people, have a story to tell. She has a personality and a story unique to her - my job as a designer is to interpret that story. You may be able to put your home in to a particular chategory of architectural style such as f...

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