• Interior Styling

    Country Cottage Charm

    Country cottage decor is a DIY dream! All you need to master this theme is the ability to sand and paint. White paint covers a multitude of sins and combined with a bit of careful distressing, country charm appears as if by magic. This is a very popular theme in the USA in rural and regional locations. It is calm and has a rustic charm about it that makes you feel as though the decor pieces have had a life before (which, if you are DIY, then they have)! Look for timber pieces and those that remind you of the countryside – think old dairies and farmyards. If you are…

  • Interior Styling

    Spend vs Save: Vintage Print art

    Vintage prints are a fabulous decor item that invites a bit of sentimentality and history into your home. Typically, they are a graphic design in classic mid-century modern colours and lines. A vintage print with a wide-spaced mat around it looks fabulous! If you have access to a decent sized colour printer and a handy knack at DIY, then you can create for yourself some fabulous, budget-friendly art pieces. Target, Kmart and Big W, all sell frames, some of them with mats included that can be used to support such a project. On the other hand, if you don’t have the time or inclination to create your own, then the…