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tjilpi
tjilpi
16 August 2010

Bedroom layout

Bedroom layout

::lol:: Ok, will try to do the photo thing. I have been taking photos of the house so I can do the before / after thing (when after finally comes ::celeb:: ). Now I have just have to…

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tjilpi
Aug 16, 2010 10:48 pm
joles
joles
16 August 2010

Another glass splashback question?? Advice needed :) Please

Another glass splashback question?? Advice needed :) Please

Me too suh! I think it would look lovely with Mushroom Linea. Bjs.... we say go green! :: :lol: :lol: No there is a Nicks Nook here on the forum in a…

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joles
Aug 16, 2010 9:51 pm
joles
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Michelle
Aug 16, 2010 8:52 pm
Michelle
Elizabeth
Elizabeth
16 August 2010

Mixed metal madness ...

Mixed metal madness ...

Phew, thanks. I will stop worrying (at least about this!). e.

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Elizabeth
Aug 16, 2010 3:37 pm
ring09
ring09
16 August 2010

black and white theme

black and white theme

Black & White looks fantastic when done really well, like the pics and above comments show, just need to balance the colours correctly. Good Luck

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ring09
Aug 16, 2010 3:21 pm
ring09
mecha-wombat
mecha-wombat
15 August 2010

PAINT FINISHES

PAINT FINISHES
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I would not paint enamel on the walls of a garage Firstly I will yellow very quicky due to the lack of UV light entering the area Secondly it will gas you out LOL If…

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mecha-wombat
Aug 15, 2010 11:47 pm
mecha-wombat
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jemima76
Aug 15, 2010 5:32 pm
EDnurse
EDnurse
15 August 2010

What do you think of these?

What do you think of these?

Hiya Thanks Michelle for posting the pics I havent quite worked out how to do it. yup u got them the right way blue for bathrooms and laundry and bottom for kitchen. hey…

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EDnurse
Aug 15, 2010 3:27 pm
tjilpi
tjilpi
14 August 2010

Wall Paint Colour to go with timber skirting & architrave

Wall Paint Colour to go with timber skirting & architrave

If you like an off white with a slight pink tinge (similar to your picture) try Porters 'Dome'. It is a white with the very slightest hint of pink :)

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tjilpi
Aug 14, 2010 10:30 pm
Michelle
Michelle
14 August 2010

Colour Selection Options

Colour Selection Options

Yes I think the new colours will work also. :D

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Michelle
Aug 14, 2010 6:23 pm
Michelle
slknv
slknv
13 August 2010

what colour caesarstone benchtop? osprey? icesnow?

what colour caesarstone benchtop? osprey? icesnow?

WOW! thanks for those pics, the osprey looks fantastic and warm. R u happy with the osprey? do u find it very white or more of a…

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slknv
Aug 13, 2010 8:31 pm
turns71
turns71
13 August 2010

Pendant Lights - where to buy

Pendant Lights - where to buy

Thanks for this helpful info Elizabeth, much appreciated. I'm like you, I like to touch what I'm buying first, so online is not for me. I am also picky about bulbs, I like…

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turns71
Aug 13, 2010 2:38 pm
kaz101
kaz101
12 August 2010

Looking for striped ottoman

Looking for striped ottoman

theres a place on the gold coast & in brizzie too i think..its called urban sofa gallery.. they make beautiful ottomans.. theres heaps of different fabrics to choose from…

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kaz101
Aug 12, 2010 10:18 pm
kaz101
ojaaynme
ojaaynme
12 August 2010

Feature colours 2010 Trend

Feature colours 2010 Trend

I am loving wallpaper as the feature walls!!!

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ojaaynme
Aug 12, 2010 6:45 pm
Kandrock
Kandrock
12 August 2010

Ordering Roman Blinds on the net

Ordering Roman Blinds on the net

thanks Joles yeah i think i've decided they're too big and expensive to risk buying online with the possibility of it not working out

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Kandrock
Aug 12, 2010 12:54 pm
Judie
Judie
11 August 2010

What to do with a large empty wall in our Illoura?

What to do with a large empty wall in our Illoura?
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It's looking great. I think that just one picture over the couch would be perfect. If you want some easy building instructions, try here:

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Judie
Aug 12, 2010 12:04 am
Judie
Bec2010
Bec2010
11 August 2010

Help with paint selections

Help with paint selections

thats what we like, the greyish tone to it. Rang our builder she said for a grey tone the smoke pearl, whitetone and tulip white were all good choices and quite popular…

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Bec2010
Aug 11, 2010 10:51 am
kb46
kb46
10 August 2010

Please help me - What couch/sofa would you put in this space

Please help me - What couch/sofa would you put in this space

I would go with your first suggestion of a chaise lounge for your everyday seating with an ottoman as the guest option to keep the area feeling as large as possible. There…

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kb46
Aug 10, 2010 10:27 pm
Michelle
Michelle
10 August 2010

Help with External Colours

Help with External Colours

I have a Solver fan deck here. :D Hawks a nice grey…. I think it should work well. :: But I would do the front door in Solver “Kanga” its 4 shades darker than Hawk. :wink:

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Michelle
Aug 10, 2010 9:03 pm
Michelle
Captain Morgan
Captain Morgan
10 August 2010

Is this lamp too big?

Is this lamp too big?
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Hi ellyash, sorry to change topic (briefly...)....but I cant resist. What colour paint is your walls ? $5 its Grand Piano either half or full strength ? love it !

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Captain Morgan
Aug 10, 2010 8:16 pm
Captain Morgan
xquisite
xquisite
10 August 2010

Splash of Colour via Accessories in Kitchen needed?? Help!

Splash of Colour via Accessories in Kitchen needed?? Help!

Yup, you definitely need that clock! Your kitchen looks great and the red coffee machine will be perfect.

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xquisite
Aug 10, 2010 5:57 pm
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bel
Aug 09, 2010 9:13 pm
bel
Michelle
Michelle
9 August 2010

Trims, Architraves and Doors Colour

Trims, Architraves and Doors Colour

Why don't you just do the doors and trims in the same colour as the walls? That way there is no contrast (except from matt to gloss) and the floors…

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Michelle
Aug 09, 2010 8:33 pm
Michelle
Emohruo
Emohruo
8 August 2010

Sleigh bed in Jarrah

Sleigh bed in Jarrah

Well we decided to get the sleigh bed that hubby fell in love with. Here is a different picture from the manufacturers…

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Emohruo
Aug 08, 2010 8:32 pm
shazre
shazre
7 August 2010

Once again -Which Wall colour???

Once again -Which Wall colour???

Sorry for taking awhile to get back to you (have been computerless for a few days!) I am now in more trouble.... I am now loving Grand piano and your suggestion. will…

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shazre
Aug 07, 2010 5:12 pm
deewill47
deewill47
7 August 2010

Theatre Room - Dark Colour ok?!

Theatre Room - Dark Colour ok?!
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Hi, Just another suggestion. I will be using Porter's Chocolate Torte. It sounds brown, but it's not quite ... it's like a deep dark…

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deewill47
Aug 07, 2010 3:46 pm
rhoff
rhoff
6 August 2010

Help KITCHEN COLOURS?anyone!!Splashback ideas PICS 06/08

Help KITCHEN COLOURS?anyone!!Splashback ideas PICS 06/08

ok so went and looked at tiles today and this is what our selections are. Light tile is kitchen floor, partchment for cupboards, sand grey(but in gloss)for benchtops and…

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rhoff
Aug 06, 2010 11:06 pm
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Michelle
Aug 06, 2010 9:49 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
6 August 2010

Furnishing a room full of windows- help

Furnishing a room full of windows- help

I like the sound of the separate sitting area at the windows, very nice! :: Your thoughts work well with me. :D

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Michelle
Aug 06, 2010 9:43 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
6 August 2010

A bit flat today

A bit flat today

All better today Ash, thanks. :shock: :shock:

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Michelle
Aug 06, 2010 8:47 pm
Michelle
themax
themax
6 August 2010

Smooth Chocolate... too dark for feature wall?

Smooth Chocolate... too dark for feature wall?

I had a feature wall in my last house of Cafe Noir. It was dar dark chocloate (like Club chocolate in the packet), and I had 4 Bali tiles on it. I was in love with that…

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themax
Aug 06, 2010 8:27 pm
themax
luke81
luke81
5 August 2010

Advice on Skinny Entrys needed

Advice on Skinny Entrys needed
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I had a skinny entry in the first place I built. A big mirror is all I would put on the wall because if theres anything else in there it makes is feel even smaller than it…

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luke81
Aug 05, 2010 8:40 pm
jaelee
jaelee
5 August 2010

Exterior Grey colour with spunk????

Exterior Grey colour with spunk????

Hi, we used Taubman's Beaver Creek as our grey feature render. It's a dark great and looks grey in full sun, or in shade. We have timber look garage door, with solid…

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jaelee
Aug 05, 2010 5:00 pm
Michelle
Michelle
4 August 2010

Do these kitchen colours go together??

Do these kitchen colours go together??

Hi myncs, if you don’t mind could you copy and past your question from this thread and make a thread of your own in my forum. That way while we are answering your…

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Michelle
Aug 04, 2010 7:40 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
4 August 2010

What colour fence ?? ?? Before & After Pics pg. 2

What colour fence ?? ?? Before & After Pics pg. 2
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Not that much difference, but I do like the lighter, it goes better with your bricks. ::

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Michelle
Aug 04, 2010 7:23 pm
Michelle
IkonInteriors
IkonInteriors
4 August 2010

Buying furniture online - my first post!

Buying furniture online - my first post!

Thankfully for the rest of us. I just spent 20 minutes on that vavoom…

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IkonInteriors
Aug 04, 2010 6:41 pm
IkonInteriors
shareneh
shareneh
4 August 2010

Are verticals daggy and outdated?

Are verticals daggy and outdated?
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Perhaps it's his determination to keep with the azalea theme?

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shareneh
Aug 04, 2010 5:07 pm
xquisite
xquisite
4 August 2010

Furnishing red laminate timber?

Furnishing red laminate timber?

If you are going to change the wall colour from what's there I definitely would not do latte - i think it'll clash with the floors. Creamy white would be safer.

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xquisite
Aug 04, 2010 2:17 pm
sweetime
sweetime
4 August 2010

Bathroom tiles went yellow - eek ?!?!

Bathroom tiles went yellow - eek ?!?!

Is it perhaps the different lights being used in the shop to your bathroom? Different lights throw out different 'tones' which can affect the way things look (don't I know it! :roll: )

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sweetime
Aug 04, 2010 1:36 pm
d@n
d@n
3 August 2010

Colorbond External Colours

Colorbond External Colours

So, from what you are saying, the Colorbond Colours are just a pre-mix that the painters use to mix into a base colour that could come from…

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d@n
Aug 03, 2010 3:01 pm
Emohruo
Emohruo
3 August 2010

Do you think a Brown Sofa is a good colour choice?

Do you think a Brown Sofa is a good colour choice?

Thanks Michelle! Bon: I just love the longevity of leather. Great buy it is fantastic that two years down the track you are still happy with your Nick Scali lounges, I…

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Emohruo
Aug 03, 2010 10:16 am
Kayles
Kayles
2 August 2010

Doubting selections - Need advice

Doubting selections - Need advice

Thanks Michelle. Now I can dream of decorating the inside and what my signature colour is going to be. Thanks again

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Kayles
Aug 02, 2010 9:21 pm
Perth Matrix
Perth Matrix
2 August 2010

Double Roller Blinds - HELP!!

Double Roller Blinds - HELP!!

Thanks Michelle. I have heard those aluminium things can be quite expensive, but will be looking in to it. Cheers

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Perth Matrix
Aug 02, 2010 4:42 pm
sandra77
sandra77
2 August 2010

How to cover doorway?

How to cover doorway?

Do you have a wardrobe? Can it cover one of the doorways? Sandra

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sandra77
Aug 02, 2010 1:31 pm
take2
take2
1 August 2010

Wall hangings.

Wall hangings.

I know we are all on the look out to find beautiful things to fill our new homes, came across this online store that also sells at the Southbank markets, prices don't seem…

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take2
Aug 01, 2010 11:08 pm
take2
ESB
ESB
1 August 2010

Show me your light fittings :-)

Show me your light fittings :-)

My husband wants downlights through the entire house ... sigh. I'd really like to have something beside downlights, so come on ... share some pictures of your gorgeous…

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ESB
Aug 01, 2010 10:42 pm
ESB
Michelle
Michelle
1 August 2010

Roman blinds colour help

Roman blinds colour help

White would be my suggestion. :D

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Michelle
Aug 01, 2010 8:27 pm
Michelle
jaelee
jaelee
30 July 2010

Ideas for a render colour????

Ideas for a render colour????

Rhoff, we painted the brick on our home but this isn't a good idea as we had to remove it for the render ::smile:: but it did give us a good idea (this was with our final choice…

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jaelee
Jul 30, 2010 10:50 pm


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