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Buffalo Leather office piecesIf you're going to make a workspace rustic and somewhat masculine, Autumn is definitely the time to do it. I'm going so bananas of these buffalo leather office accessories that I'm about ready to pour myself a scotch and gaze longingly out my office window!

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You know, I'd never really given much thought to whether or not replica furniture was ethical from a design perspective. As a boy on a budget in my early twenties, I'd nab the cheapest furniture I could find that made my home look nice, with no regard at all for its origin.

Orange is the undeniable go-to hue for Autumn but it can be hard to get right. Too much of it and you're on an all stops train to migraine county. Too little and the room can look incomplete. This post will show you how to get it just right!

Clickon Furniture - Orange Couch and ArtYou can never have too much of a good thing I always say, which is why I simply had to pull into the Clickon Furniture showroom in Rosebery last week for another look around (I toured there last year). What I uncovered was nothing short of stunning; new stock, old faves and some left-of-centre moments.

Designer Furniture from Oz Design

My number one rule is to never follow trends too closely. Instead, I like to do what I call 'interior grazing'; grabbing a few nibbles from every scheme that appeals to me. Doing this creates a room that feels balance and won't date. This post is going to explain my philosophy further!

Made by Hand BookGetting crafty doesn't come as natural to me as, say, styling a room would. I find I always need a bit of a push or some inspirational imagery to get me excited to whip out the sewing machine and give something a go. Thankfully Made by Hand by Lena Corwin hit my mailbox recently and did just that!

Steve Cordony on The Life CreativeDespite working with names like Yves Saint Laurent, Armani and Ralph Lauren, you've probably seen the work of Steve Cordony most on the pages of Belle magazine, where he's interior design editor. I sat down to put Steve through The Creative 10 - and uncovered his love for New York, his iPad and Beyonce!