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Spring has arrived with colour

September 27, 2015 I’m sure your noticing the large floral prints, geometric and Moroccan patterns, black and white graphic prints, cobalt and steep blue, ochre yellow, soft blush pinks working with soft grey in the stores. These colours are also prominent in fashion as they work hand in hand with each other. We love spring it’s a chance...
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Geelong interior styling with classic metals

September 2, 2015 Copper, brass and gold are starting to steal the show. The classic metals add a rich layer of warmth and luxury to an interior. They especially look stunning in our residential property styling projects in Geelong when used in contrast to simple finishes of white, marble, wood, black and grey high-lights. The use of copper,...
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Tips for Choosing a Rug – Property Styling Geelong

August 20, 2015 Have you chosen a rug and realised it’s too small or too large or too wide for the space? There is an easy solution to this. You can use an old trick of measuring the space on the floor with a tape measure first then placing newspaper on the measured area on the floor making...
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Create joy and happiness in your life with interior styling

July 21, 2015 Recently I read the book ‘Happy, creating joyous living spaces through design’ by Designer Amanda Talbot. It is such a great interior styling handbook as well as a life philosophy guide; and I was delighted to share the same ethos as Amanda in the relation to interior design, colour and their relation to joy and...
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Food for thought – kitchen interior design ideas

June 9, 2015 The kitchen is the hub of your home so it is worth taking the time to consider any changes or new kitchen designs. Island benches are a popular interior design solution for kitchens. They are a great working space for cooking, and an additional storage solution.  Making sure the island bench is large enough to work from...
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Hampton’s Interior Design fit for our Surfcoast

May 14, 2015 We are so lucky to live on the waterfront, Geelong, the Bellarine and the Surfcoast offer so much opportunity for us to experience the water and the coastal lifestyle in many different ways. One interior design style that evokes the relaxed coastal feel that so many of us have and aspire to is that of...
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How paint colours reflect your mood through interior design

April 25, 2015 Paint colours can work beautifully through a considered interior design and will add value to your property when the paint colours connect well with each other should you decide to sell. I often get asked to assist many Geelong clients with choosing the right paint colours to either open up the spaces in their home or create ambiance....
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Interior Decorating Tips for your Nursery – Geelong

April 2, 2015 Interior decorating the nursery is one of the most exciting times for parents to be as they prepare for the arrival of their newborn. While it can be easy for keen decorators to get carried away with their imaginations, you must remember that nurseries have to be functional and provide a calm, soothing environment for mum...
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Interior Design French Industrial Revolution – Geelong

March 20, 2015 I love the industrial furniture designs around at the moment. You may have noticed industrial furniture appearing more and more in the design magazines, furniture stores and contemporary / hip Geelong cafes. Industrial furniture is available in any colour you can imagine now. Gone are the days where you would just have 1-2 colours to choose...
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Scandinavian design – interior styling tips

February 4, 2015 Scandinavian design interior styling is one of my favourites. It characterised by simplicity, minimalism and functionality.  We have been working on Scandinavian design projects in Geelong recently, which have been very exciting.  Getting the balance right in the homes is the key. Here are some tips to share. Firstly focus on creating warmth, using the light...
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