Fabric

How to style your kitchen

So you’ve spent all this time designing your kitchen layout, choosing your style and finishes for your cabinetry and stone, thinking about your splashback finish, appliances, tapware and all of those other details needed for the build phase. But what about the...

Indigo

For a long time, dark blue has been my favourite colour to decorate with. Specifically, indigo. Not quite navy, not royal blue, but this gorgeous, inky colour that feels rich and vibrant and just the right tone of blue. It’s classic yet modern, perfect whether you’re...

How to design the bedroom of your dreams

This has to be one of my favourite rooms to design. I know I’ve said this before and it won’t be the last time I say it. And I know I’ve written about how to dress a bed, colour schemes for bedrooms and probably great robe storage. This time I wanted to think about...

SmartSpace Interiors project – Rozelle renovation

Hi Guys. I wanted to share a new project with you this week that we recently completed. This home is a beautiful 3 bed traditional style home based in Rozelle in the inner west of Sydney. The property was in need of a good update, there was so much timber on the...

Weave Home by Warwick Fabrics

For the first time Warwick Fabrics (probably one of Australia’s largest fabric houses) has released their very own soft furnishings collection called Weave Home. Inspired by relaxed coastal living and contemporary urban vibe they have come up with a collection of...

Creating mood boards and designs 

Hi all. I’ve been taking an online course for the past few weeks. It’s a course with a focus on styling for photography, however it’s proving to be a great refresher for me around ensuring I follow the process at all times when pulling together a design for a room....

Size matters…in interior decoration

We’ve seen a lot of florals in interiors over the past year or so, and I mean large scale florals. Often fabrics that come through on the catwalks translate into the next design trend for interiors and this was definitely one of them. It’s easy to fall in love with...

Mixing fabrics like a pro

Hi Guys, I often get asked how to mix pattern, colour and texture when it comes to fabrics in my designs. Many designers use techniques around this element of design so well it’s become their signature, take Anna Spiro’s designs at Halycon House as an example. So if...

SmartSpace Interiors design – Randwick family home

  Hi Guys. I’m super excited this week to share with you a project that I worked on for a lovely young family based in Eastern Sydney. This was not an easy one, there were lots of hurdles to work through in terms of council approvals, neighboring property...

Shake off those Winter blues

No…it’s not just you, it’s freezing! Well, by Sydney standards it is! But whilst the temperature might be close to freezing this time of year, the hot news in the local design world is a brand-new season of fabrics with the highly anticipated release of Warwick...

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