Furniture Design Interior Design Small Space Living

How To Choose The Perfect Dining Table For Your Home

October 18, 2019

Dining tables are one piece of furniture that is guaranteed to be a workhorse in our homes. Rarely used as just a surface to eat from, they’ve become a place to work, a place to gather and reconnect or to partake in family activities such as arts and crafts with your little ones. It goes without saying that it pays to choose the perfect dining table for your home as they are very much an investment. How To Choose The…

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Real Homes Tour

Vibrant Colourful Mid-Century Home of Kara Brown

October 1, 2019

What better way to start the week than with the vibrant colourful mid-century style home of @greathomestaketime winner Kara Brown (aka @karaalexisbrown). It’s brimming with pattern, colour, and stylish finds. All of which have been put together on a budget offering inspiration at every turn. Ready to be inspired?… Vibrant Colourful Mid-Century Home of Kara Brown About… When you look around Kara’s wonderful rainbow colour filled, eclectic home, it comes as no surprise that Kara has a major in art…

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Accessories Meet The Designer

Ruth Holly – Nature Inspired Designs – Meet The Designer

September 27, 2019
Ruth Holly- Nature Inspired Homewares - Meet The Designer

Having myself recently moved to the coast, today’s Meet The Designer couldn’t be more appropriate. Ruth Holly is a surface designer with a passion for our natural surroundings. Her trademark organic markings and earthy palettes sit beautifully with both traditional and contemporary home settings. And then there is Ruth’s latest transition into wearables that means you never have to leave home without one of her beautiful unique designs. Ruth Holly- Nature Inspired Homewares – Meet The Designer As with any…

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Real Homes Tour

The Inviting Colourful 150+ Year Old Converted Barn Home Tour – Virginia Stalker

September 20, 2019
The Inviting Colourful 150+ Year Old Converted Barn Home Tour

And we’re back after finally having moved into our new home. And what better way to kick-off a new array of features but with a fabulous house tour from @greathomestaketime winner Virginia (Ginny for short) aka @aupetitsalondesign . Wonderfully unique and beautifully curated this barn conversion is full of inspiration especially if you are considering open plan living. Ready to have a snoop?… The Inviting Colourful 150+ Year Old Converted Barn Home Tour – Virginia Stalker About… This beautiful barn…

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Bedrooms Real Homes Tour

Our Decadent, Elegant Art Deco Inspired Bedroom Makeover – The Reveal! – A Goodbye

September 3, 2019
Our Decadent, Elegant Art Deco Inspired Bedroom Makeover - The Reveal!

With a couple of days to go before our big move to the coast, it’s a time of reflection and, of course, the prospect of new beginnings. Especially as I get to redesign a whole new home. One room we will definitely find hard to part with is our bedroom. I thought we’d take one last look together of its creation as we move on to pastures new. The question moving forward is, will I replicate this space or will…

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The I.E. News

Voting Is Open! – Amara Interior Blog Awards

August 13, 2019

Firstly, I’d like to thank you for all your wonderful messages/comments that I received last week when I announced that The Interior Editor has been nominated for Best Written Blog in the Amara Interior Blog Awards. If you missed my post, you can read it here. Due to a technical glitch voting was paused. I’m pleased to say that voting is now open! Hooray!! Amara have extended the voting time by adding an extra week. Voting now ends on the…

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