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DIY letter Light - Craft Project

Reader Tutorial: How to Make DIY Letter Lights at Home

I love me a craft project and I adore it when local Creatives share theirs with me! In today’s post, TLC reader Vanessa Kettlewell is showing us how to make our very own letter lights, which are not only dreamy in just about any room of the home but are ideal in the lead-up to…

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Activities in DUbai

Win: I’m Travelling to Dubai and You Can Come Too!

I hate keeping secrets, especially when the news is as juicy as today’s! Thanks to my glorious blogger agency, Bloggerati by Nuffnang, and Dubai Tourism, I’m travelling to Dubai for a glorious holiday! And the best part is that you and a plus one can come along for the ride, too! I’ve heard amazing things about…

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Grand Designs Home Collection - Temple and Webster

Check out the New Grand Designs Home Collection

If you didn’t get a chance to hit Grand Designs Live in Sydney or Melbs this year, fear not! Turns out there’s a homewares collection, appropriately titled Grand Designs Home Collection, that you can get your hands on. And it’s so jam-packed full of colour and pattern that I’m experiencing fits of joy and rapture…

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Belle Magazine - Steve Cordony

Steve Cordony on Creating a Luxury Home for Less

Every stylist or designer has a weak spot. Mine is luxury. It’s just not an aesthetic I’m naturally drawn to. With that in mind, I thought it best I bring in the big guns to advise on this topic – and who better to call on than the prince of grandeur himself, Steve Cordony? As…

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Wooden Homewares - Manual Arts DEpt - Trivet

Wooden Homewares and Accessories with Heart

For Carol Jackson and David Bunic – the creative team behind local biz Manual Arts DEpt – it was an escape to the country a few years back that reignited their passion for creating things. Having previously owned a espresso bar in Brisbane, the couple yearned to go rural and the results are amazing. Their…

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Interior Trends - Freedom Furniture

What to do when you Hate your Partner’s Taste in Decor

I always get people saying to me, “I wish my partner cared about decor”, when I ask them if they make design decisions for their home alone or after discussion with their other half. It’s not until you’re smack-bang in the middle of a store together and you’re arguing over which rug to buy that you start…

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Make and Do by Beci Orpin

Beci Orpin talks to me about her new Book, Make & Do

I think Beci Orpin is my spirit animal. The Aussie designer, artist and author has just launched book number three, Make & Do, which is jam-packed with 25 projects that are making my heart skip a beat. With so many artistic endeavours under her belt, she’s seriously inspiring me to make more at home. I…

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Down That Little Lane Team

The Talented Lady Behind Down That Little Lane

Down That Little Lane (DTLL) is an online powerhouse, a forced to be reckoned with in the giftware, decor and fashion realm, not to mention a community bustling with divine creative types who’re making amazing products for sale. If you haven’t met its creator Tessa White before, this is your chance. I caught five with…

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Project using Annie Sloan Paint

Meet Annie Sloan: A Game Changer for lovers of DIY

I love Annie Sloan types. You know, those creative creatures who’ve made it big by pursuing their passion yet are still completely down to earth. I met this lovely lady when she was in Australia a few months back and that’s exactly how I remember her. In today’s post, I speak to Annie about her brand, what…

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