I feel there's nothing Tara Dennis can't do. This local legend has been designing, styling and crafting the nation for years and she's showing no signs of slowing down. It's not all style hits, though, as I found out when I spoke to Tara and asked her about some of her interior wins, woes and 'what was I thinking' moments!
There's simply not a bad word that can be said about nautical homewares. Not to be confused with coastal (which relies more on a calmer, beachy aesthetic), nautical is as bold in colour as it is in pattern. And if you ask me, it's perfect for injecting some pizazz into your home in the colder months!
Everyone has an opinion about interior design rules; things you should and shouldn't be doing in your space (they've been doing the rounds for years now). I'm busting four of these design myths on the blog today to show you that sometimes, even the pros get it wrong!
I lost my mind when I found out that Inside Out was going monthly. Because let's face it, going two months between drinks was just far too long if you ask me. I spoke to Editor-in-Chief Claire Bradley about what sparked this move - and discovered my next bed purchase in issue 113!
There's something so effortlessly chic about black homewares. As a colour lover, I'm so often tempted to pair everything back in my home and create a dark and moody vibe with black decor. The urge happens every time I see stunning homewares like the ones in this post. That's the power of a black decor find!
Inside Out and TheHome have teamed up to launch their Search for a Stylist competition, where they select eight up-and-comers to style their own Inside Out front cover. See my cover here and if you'd be so kind - vote for mine to win!
I love event styling. I've shared my infatuation for this art on the blog before, and am filled with all sorts of joy and rapture when I discover websites that inspire this type of creativity. Today on TLC, I'm introducing you to the mecca of event and party styling websites: Oh It's Perfect - and giving you the lowdown on their exciting new platforms.
I thought I was pretty colour confident until I got my hands on the amazing Bright Bazaar book and realised just how daring and dramatic Will Taylor is with hue. As a self confessed colour addict (and one of my fave bloggers), his first book showcases the magic that can happen when you truly embrace the fact that colour is your friend.