Interior Decorating Lounge
LIGHTS - MELBOURNE
Yeah, sometimes you get good deals. I was at Lightup yesterday, and the lady reduced the price from $600 to $365 after a couple of minutes of good effort
Re: Painting new house
Are you able to provide pictures of what the house looks like, for exsisting colour schemes. (ie kitchen, bathrooms, floor covering and maybe one of the exterior -…
Feb 05, 2010 12:14 pm
Another room finished....well, nearly!
We use those little double sided sticky dots - I got some for free as a sample when I did an order through Coles Online once. They work a treat!!!
Thanks for the info, Jo K!!!
Help with flooring decisions.......
Cavalier Bremworth carpet upstairs.
With the carpet, my son and husband have asthma, I don't know alot about carpet. But a 80% woll mix carpet that is…
Gloss furniture on timber floor?
I completely agree with Buzz. Mixing it up is half the fun of your own home, making it unique, not a freedom showroom. Sounds like the salesperson wasn't really listening…
White on White by dulux
We used White on white pretty much throughout our home but also included some coloured feature walls. Our painter was really worried that we wouldn't like it but we love…
Feb 11, 2010 12:47 pm
Some advice on family/kitchen area?
if all that wooden furniture is not yours then i think your new furniture choices will look great with the existing grey tones of the kitchen and look fine with the floor.…
Feb 11, 2010 9:53 pm
De Novo’s tip for the day
Floating area rugs are a big mistake people make. They're very distracting for the eye…
melbourne lounge from plush furniture?
When we were in Plush, I noticed that some of the ottomans had a clear looking coffee table over the top. Would something like that suit?
I think the ottoman wants to…
Feb 15, 2010 11:11 am
Picture Rails - a more contemporary look
I wouldn’t call them picture rails.
But I love the concepts.
I really think it depends on if you want to move the pics any time soon.
I actually don’t mind the…
De Novo’s tip for the day-
Make sure you try it Vundaful!
I hate using a brush or roller now if its not brand new or been soaked in fabric softener.
Dilemmas with Antique White USA
Agree with others - leave lounge and study as individual rooms.
We are putting in a new kitchen as part of a total renovation/rebuild of our next home and we love White…
Freedom Eco Shutters
I just got another quote back for a similar product (but not the nice wide blades or as nice looking) and it was about the same so it looks like we will go with these!
curtains and bedroom ideas
what a lovely idea, bear in mind I think ready hangs won't be long enough for your purpose, but you can always just sew an extra piece of fabric to the bottom like a…
yr input on mirror glass splshback..
Wow thankyou Michelle, Yes I do like the latte, And so does My DH.
So we will see what eventuates on Tues wish us luck cause I think we are going to nned it!
I was also going to say spotlight, i have seen roller blinds in pink there.
External Colour !!
I love Linseed as an external colour!
It’s a very “muddy” colour, I’ve done a little cottage in it, and it looks fantastic.
No photos, it’s not finished yet. …
Home decorating books?
yeah I occasionally get a book bargain on ebay, but not often because they are new releases, but despite being from US on Amazon, you still usually get them within a week or so!
Artwork in the bathroom
In our previous home we had a large blank wall above the bathtub in the main bathroom, I put up two large painted decorative plaques, which I picked up on clearance at…
Feb 22, 2010 9:41 pm
Laminex Fudge Stream
That looks great seast, I haven't seen it as a benchtop before either but looks fantastic with your cupboards.
Taubmans version of "Nomadic Ivory"?
Yeah, thanks a bunch.
Definitely wanted something in the neutral which is more I guess brownish than yellowish if that makes sense. And not pinkish either;)
Feb 28, 2010 9:20 am