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DIY Lighting Ideas that Actually Work

The interior design obsession of the 1990’s confirmed for us the importance of good lighting, or even designing a “lighting concept”. Ok, so that might be a bit far, but it is true that lighting can really make a difference to your home.  Sometimes the last thing on your checklist when decorating a new home, but once …

How To Be Your Own Interior Designer

If your guilty pleasure is skimming through those swanky property magazines, sighing over eggshell paint and end tables, you might also be guilty of thinking that beautifully appointed interiors are only for the rich and famous. Ok, so you may never have those floor to ceiling warehouse windows, or a gold plated toilet. But even …

How to Wrap the Perfect Gift this Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner – which means, so are Christmas presents! By now you’re probably feeling the pressure to get your shopping done, unless you’ve been super organised and have everything hidden away ready to be wrapped. Wrapping presents can be a bit of a bind, especially if time is short and you’re …

Ideas for Packing a Priority Box

Everyone knows that even the best laid plans can’t contend with last minute changes, delays and set backs. Unfortunately, moving house is sometimes one such plan. No matter how organised you might be, it’s always best to be prepared for any eventuality. Even if you do manage to stay on schedule, there’s a possibility you might not …

Your Spring Cleaning Checklist

Spring has arrived, you’ve put away your winter coat, and lost the extra layers to welcome the sun back in. The flowers are coming back to life, the breeze is slowly turning warm, and things are looking good. Spring is a wonderful time of year—it’s the season of change, of renewal, and rejuvenation. It’s also …

6 Packing Tips for Your Kitchen

The Kitchen can be one of the most difficult areas of your home to move. There’s far too many small, delicate items that could get lost or broken far too easily, silverware can also be daunting to sort, and pack— and what about all your pots, pans, and packaged food items? What are you meant …