Time to play with colours and textures – one my favourite past times! My client wanted her daughter’s room to be tidier, keeping all the toys off the floor, creating new space and adding some calming colour to the room. I’ve seen versions of toy hammocks, now I had my chance. I chose some panne…
Colour with flowers
Spring is in the air in Sydney, beautiful warm sunny days and balmy breezes. Have you thought about adding colour using flowers in interesting places? This is the view from my kitchen window, typical suburbia looking out at neighbours. Quite unexpectedly, this beautiful nasturtium grew over our fence from our neighbour. I love it –…
Colour for decorating your baby’s room
Congratulations! You’re little one will be meeting you soon. It’s such an exciting time your your life and you want to create a beautiful room for your new little one. What colours to choose and how should the room look?
Chakras, colours and healing
You may have heard the term chakra, but what does it mean, why is it important, and how can colours heal?
Curtains that add character to a room
Just a quick note to my post on curtains, I sourced some great fabric for a client for her daughter’s room, and it really added character. The walls are a neutral and the blinds a clean and crisp white, giving a fresh look, it just needed some character.
Curtains – create a theme
Today, let’s talk curtains. No, not the lace curtains at Grandma’s house, a modern take on curtains. I love using curtains to add colour and over the years have made curtains myself as I couldn’t find what I wanted to buy to suit my theme.
Happy International Colour Day!
What a fantastic way to celebrate colour! Colour very subtly plays such an important part of our lives, influences the way we feel, our health, the way we view ourselves and the world. Colour can be healing and balancing, calming or stimulating. What exactly is International Colour Day? And why March 21?
Be yourself – wedding dress colours
A lot of people I speak with are afraid of colour – wearing or using it in decorating. Life’s too short – be adventurous and use some colour and see how it changes the way you feel! I want to chat about being true to yourself when choosing your wedding dress colour. White and ivory…
Why green is important in our lives
Have you ever felt better by going for a walk in the park? Love walking on the grass with bare feet? If you’re upset people will suggest going for a walk to calm down and feel better. Why is it?
Colours of Aladdin and Morocco
Amazing! Today we took our daughter to see her first musical, Aladdin at the Capital Theatre in Sydney and she loved it. The audience was full of kids and if you have a chance go and see it I highly recommend it. It’s funny, full of colours, vibrant and all the songs you and your kids…