Category: Home & Garden

What to Sow This Season

Isabella Ross The leaves are officially falling with summer now and truly gone. As the weather is set to change dramatically within the next month, now is the time to start planning your autumn garden.   Plant, plant, plant Autumn is the perfect time of the year to get your spade out and start planting for the seasons ahead. A cool air temperature and moist soil density is the dynamic duo – particularly when wanting to transplant cuttings or kick start perennials.   Delicious Edibles To get your cooking repertoire up and ready, autumn is the time to sow...

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Dive Into Pool Design

Isabella Ross Greek-inspired Surroundings: There is nothing more relaxing and aesthetically pleasing than Mediterranean themed décor – especially when it is featured in outdoor design. For the furnishings, look for soft, sandy coloured timber as this can be easily paired with white seat covers and pale blue accents that will have you reminiscing of the Santorini scenery. Nothing says Greek chic more than the classic bougainvillea plant. Well-known to grow frequently amongst the cobblestone villas and pathways of Greece, this bold, pink vine flowering is the perfect way to bring the Mediterranean to your pool area. Simply plant a...

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THE HOTTEST DECOR TRENDS THIS SUMMER

Isabella Ross LET TRAVEL INFLUENCE YOUR HOME DÉCOR There is no question that travelling to other countries and visualising their sense of design can be a captivating experience. Providing you with a multitude of cultural aesthetics to marvel in, incorporating elements from different cultures into your décor has become a prominent trend. When you hear ‘Moroccan design’ think bright colour palettes, bohemian textures, Arabesque lamps, ottoman seating and even exotic features tiles. As well as home interiors, Moroccan-inspired décor has also become widely popular in boutique bars and cafes around metropolitan Sydney. EDGY METALLIC ACCENTS A creative yet edgy...

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How to host the perfect garden party

  Isabella Ross It is official – spring has sprung. What better way to welcome the seasonally warm weather and fresh air than a garden party? Any occasion where you have to host can be slightly challenging, especially when you are new to the game. With organisation necessary for the food, décor, drinks and venue decisions on the agenda, here is a list of tips and tricks to hosting a garden party that is sure to impress your guests!   Plush Surrounding What is the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of a garden party – all...

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Designing the Ultimate Bedroom

  Isabella Ross A Tropical Oasis With summer sunshine comes tropical fever! Bringing the outside indoors is always a great way to implement a tropical-style design. With lively pops of citrus and cerulean blue ocean hues it is one of the easier design trends to adopt in the home. All it takes is an accent metallic pineapple, some ferns in weave baskets, coastal-coloured cushions and a source of natural light to create a space that you and your partner are sure to envy. Having white and sandy-toned furnishings and wall colours and then accessorising with colour is definitely fitting...

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