Spring is the perfect time to start thinking about the accentuated details in your new home – vibrant colour palettes, cool tones, shades of grey and lots of accessorising. Whatever your style, we’ve got the top picks from Australia’s design blogs to inspire you for your new home. Get your Pinterest boards ready!
Let there be light
Remember the days when desk lamps were just functional and chandeliers were out of reach unless you lived in a certain postcode? There is maximum lumen-appeal to lighting these days and getinmyhome celebrates everything amazing on offer to add lighting in the bedroom, but can inspire any room design.
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Not just for the lounge room, cushions can be used to style your sleeping space. The Stylist Splash has paired soft pastels and muted greys with rich orange and regal blue.
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Bring the outside in with some leafy greens that look good, are good for the environment, and require little maintenance. According to Style Curator, the Monstera deliciosa, or ‘Swiss cheese plant’ is the Queen of the indoor plant world – suitable for any room in the home; it doesn’t require direct sunlight and only needs weekly watering. Black thumbs rejoice!
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Unleash your inner Picasso
Are you looking for a particular art piece to finish a room but can’t find it? Why not create your own masterpiece to marvel at? Katrina Chambers has a simple, cost-effective DIY guide to create your own abstract art.
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Nothing a lick of paint can’t fix
One of the simplest ways to personalise your abode is through your paint palette. Let The Dulux Colour Trends 2018 inspire you. Whether you’re feeling calm and nurturing or warm and positive, the power of colour can provide balance in the ‘complex challenges of everyday life’.
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