I love metal

Metal is creeping into our homes, from wallpaper to flooring, appliances to furniture. Using metal is hardly new. (I am now going to bore you with a short history lesson, bear with me, it’s interesting). Medieval nobility used wrought iron in their homes long before we thought of it. Where did Knights get their shiny…

Hipster Home

I wish that I could be like the Cool kids So what can you do to make your house hip? I mean without having the time machine from “Back to the Future” and going back in time and making your parents buy really awesome retro furniture so that you can potentially inherit it one day.…

Art without Borders

A crucial part of decorating your home involves adorning walls with artwork. But frames are expensive, especially if you’re planning a gallery wall. Here are a few great alternative and budget-friendly ways to display artwork -posters, photos, wallpaper and other memorable art can look great, even without a frame. 1. Clipboards Attach clipboards to your…

Current Interior Design Trends

COLOURS and FINISHES Paint colours, especially, for the home still revolve around sophisticated basics. Our attention is settled on gentle colours like muted pastels, soft sage-greens, smoky shades of grey and neutrals. Accessories in metal hues, rich leather and marine tones are introduced as a contrasting tone. On the opposite end of the spectrum vibrant…

Dream a little dream

After a long day, we all deserve to retreat to a bedroom we love to be in. Your bedroom is the final scene of your day and sets an opening scene for your dreams. How you nod off affects how you sleep and your mood when you wake up. So if your last image is…

Self-build Project Planner

Self-build Project Planner I know this is probably the most boring but hopefully informative blog entry you may come across. This entry is aimed at a newly built home for those of you who wishes to manage the project themselves. But, however you’re getting it built, this will show you the process and phases of…

Forgotten Corners

Dee Hock once said: “Clean out a corner of your mind and creativity will instantly fill it”, well why should your creative surroundings be any different. We tend to organise our space by randomly stacking objects into the corners of the room.  I’m not suggesting you get rid of your stash or collection, but instead…

DIY What a grate memo board!

Every office space needs a bulletin board, if not for organization, then for inspiration! It really inspires me to make and maintain my own mood board of sorts. I loved the idea of making an industrial memo board, and was so pleased to find the supplies were inexpensive and readily available! Check out these simple…

Retail: Tommy Hilfiger Denim

The Tommy Hilfiger flag logo is recognised around the world as the symbol for classic quintessential American style. The label as well as the interior appeal to the customer seeking an interpretation of this classic style. Retail stores have played a key role in establishing the brand. Tommy Hilfiger have opened over 200 stores since…