Moving in 2019 we are looking at one of the most exciting years yet in the interiors space as more and more Architects are pushing the boundaries using really interesting products and finishes in even more interesting ways.
Architectural and design trends moving into the new year are all about texture! The clever uses of mixed materials both internally and externally are huge moving into 2019. The past year has seen design trends become bolder and more layered, with Architects and Designers using a clever mix of materials to create warmth, texture and interest and star of the show has been without doubt bricks.
With only one month to go until Christmas I’m getting into the spirit of the season and starting to decorate my home with all the magical touches that Christmas brings. Adairs has launched their stunning range of Christmas products and it’s simply beautiful.
If there’s one thing that I do the minute I get home it’s put the music on. So I was super excited to hear that Danish designed and engineered Dynaudio has launched it’s latest smart speaker called ‘Music’ – its first wireless multi-room music system that learns taste, home and lifestyle.
Finding the right sofa is one of the most important decisions you will make when decorating your home. The sofa is probably the most used and loved piece of furniture in your home so it’s incredibly important to find one that not only looks great, is comfortable, but will also stand up to the test of busy family life.
When I’m designing kitchens and bathrooms in particular I always look for high quality finishes that stand out and create an immediate impact whilst still having a beautiful timeless quality. The natural stone and porcelain products from WK Quantum Quartz are always my first choice in creating rooms with serious wow factor.
The RACV have created a brilliant concept exploring the idea of ‘home’ being the core of our everyday. It’s where we fall asleep, feel safe and make memories. RACV as part of Open House Melbourne have launched their ‘Tiny Home'. designed by architect Peter Maddison this is a small home with BIG ideas and I was lucky enough to get an exclusive tour of this marvellous home.
When you come home from a long day and nights are dark and cold you want to walk through the door and feel instantly at snug and cosy. I thought I would share my top tips on home winter styling to ensure your home is up to the cold change!