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Beebob
Beebob
25 August 2009

I'm riding the colour wheel...

I'm riding the colour wheel...
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i am also looking to get a monument colorbond roof but don't know if it would work. we have chosen to get cement coloured bricks from pgh.

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Beebob
Aug 25, 2009 8:44 am
MagicJ
MagicJ
25 August 2009

looking for a colour to go with Wattyl tribal mask

looking for a colour to go with Wattyl tribal mask
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Maybe we should start a new thread - colours you get a kick from!!! I haven't done a lot of interior decorating (duh, can you tell? :lol: ) but everytime I've done it, I've…

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MagicJ
Aug 25, 2009 10:34 pm
MagicJ
Michelle
Michelle
26 August 2009

Gutter and Roof Colours

Gutter and Roof Colours

I think that depends on your other colours, some of us like woodland grey (even with barramundi) and find it not at all off putting. :D PS A touch…

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Michelle
Aug 26, 2009 2:49 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
26 August 2009

are these whites ok?

are these whites ok?

Napkin White is quite on the yellow side. :th:

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Michelle
Aug 26, 2009 7:32 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
26 August 2009

My forum is very busy!

My forum is very busy!

Have I forgotten to answer anyone? Make a reply in your post if I have. :(

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Michelle
Aug 26, 2009 7:37 pm
Michelle
craftytess
craftytess
26 August 2009

Wall Colors

Wall Colors

Grand piano is not that dark after all. I like it. Another question, Michelle: Should I keep the woodwork color…

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craftytess
Aug 26, 2009 9:52 pm
Michelle
Michelle
28 August 2009

Who has little girls at home??

Who has little girls at home??

Hey…that’s because you don’t have little girls at home. :lol: Its fun….your boys might like it.

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Michelle
Aug 28, 2009 7:41 am
Michelle
amyife
amyife
28 August 2009

hopeless at chooseing render

hopeless at chooseing render

HI, I'm working on it ...hope to inspire myself a bit :D

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amyife
Aug 28, 2009 4:46 pm
will0305
will0305
28 August 2009

Wattyl English Castle

Wattyl English Castle

might have to start my own thread, but on the subject of home made, there was a green that I really loved, they used it on the walls. I am going with green as my wall…

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will0305
Aug 28, 2009 6:32 pm
jacobvz
jacobvz
29 August 2009

Feature walls in kids bedrooms

Feature walls in kids bedrooms
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our son's first room had a bright orange wall with large bright blue and lime green sea creatures on it that we had cut out of mdf and painted with metal paint first…

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jacobvz
Aug 29, 2009 11:10 pm
camlana
camlana
30 August 2009

Colour of window trim with hog bristle and fairy wing

Colour of window trim with hog bristle and fairy wing

We have our whole interior in Antique White USA and its beautiful. Light and fresh.

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camlana
Aug 30, 2009 2:10 pm
Mango
Mango
30 August 2009

Oikos paints - eco friendly, non toxic paints

Oikos paints - eco friendly, non toxic paints

Thanks for that leaf. If the cost is the same that is a bonus in making it easier to convince hubby. I'll give them a call and see if they are near us.

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Mango
Aug 30, 2009 7:32 pm

I think we may have found the brick we'd be using today while touring the displays - Austral Hawthorn 50mm to facade and 76mm to the rest of the house :) Will probably team…

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slknv
Aug 30, 2009 11:26 pm
Michelle
Michelle
31 August 2009

Exterior colours help please!

Exterior colours help please!

Dune would be the in-between colour. :D

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Michelle
Aug 31, 2009 7:32 am
Michelle
kerrin62
kerrin62
31 August 2009

Dulux Russian Toffee

Dulux Russian Toffee

I have 100% Russian Toffee in my bedrooms and it doesnt look pinkish. It is a slightly darker shade of 100% Hog Bristle. I think it will be fine :-) If you are worried - go…

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kerrin62
Aug 31, 2009 8:21 am
kerrin62
Michelle
Michelle
31 August 2009

Exterior colour selection - Please help!

Exterior colour selection - Please help!
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Addictive????Check out my post count, look out, this could be you! :wink: :lol:

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Michelle
Aug 31, 2009 8:27 pm
Michelle
Jess09
Jess09
31 August 2009

What exterior colours look good with a Monier Caper roof?

What exterior colours look good with a Monier Caper roof?
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hey ozzy, great idea to do the sample pots ::smile:: let us know what you end up with...maybe stain for the front door then? woodland grey should look fine for the portico - it…

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Jess09
Aug 31, 2009 11:07 pm
Jess09
Michelle
Michelle
1 September 2009

Metal wall art

Metal wall art

Very Nice Fu :D ….must have taken you a while to find this thread. :wink:

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Michelle
Sep 01, 2009 6:17 pm
Michelle
kb46
kb46
2 September 2009

Thoughts on this contrast for kitchen?

Thoughts on this contrast for kitchen?

I usually choose safe colours to avoid it looking too dated down the…

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kb46
Sep 02, 2009 9:34 am
Michelle
Michelle
2 September 2009

Do i need to change the glass tiles?

Do i need to change the glass tiles?

Any progress on this poster, by the poster????? :?

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Michelle
Sep 02, 2009 5:45 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
3 September 2009

Help, before I make a HUGE mistake, PLEASE!

Help, before I make a HUGE mistake, PLEASE!
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I don’t know which emotion to put up for that comment. So let’s try these….. :shock: :shock: ::: ::wornout:: ::surprise:: ::hyst:: ::hyst::

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Michelle
Sep 03, 2009 8:14 pm
Michelle
themax
themax
3 September 2009

Internal Paint Colours

Internal Paint Colours

Thank you.. I may buy a sample pot of each three colours ie. White Duck 1/4, China White and Linseed and see how they look on the wall. It…

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themax
Sep 03, 2009 9:05 pm
themax
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suh
Sep 04, 2009 9:33 am
suh

This was in a display house, sorry but I could not handle waking up to that every…

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kek
Sep 05, 2009 6:20 pm
kek
themax
themax
5 September 2009

Starphire splashback suggestion

Starphire splashback suggestion
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Poor DH, he is very multiskilled! Oh well I GUESS I can wait :lol: Thanks for letting me know. The tiles sound lovely though... :wink:

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themax
Sep 05, 2009 7:05 pm
themax
kek
kek
6 September 2009

Bathroom Accessories

Bathroom Accessories
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Told you that green would work, Southies. :D I love the teal too though, gorgeous colour.

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kek
Sep 06, 2009 9:45 am
kek
mozzi26
mozzi26
6 September 2009

French Style Bed - where in Melbourne

French Style Bed - where in Melbourne

Thank you all so much! The husband is putting pressure on me to make a decision. I'll certainly have a peruse of all those websites and let you know how I go!! cheers

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mozzi26
Sep 06, 2009 1:34 pm
snhouse
snhouse
6 September 2009

Wattyl Flokati in Melb???

Wattyl Flokati in Melb???

Yep lots of people seem to go for it looks great in all the photos, thinking of using that or white pepper but haven't seen either in person. The only display home i have…

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snhouse
Sep 06, 2009 10:42 pm
toni
toni
6 September 2009

kitchen canisters

kitchen canisters

thanks everyoone for their replies :) I am still looking though i did have a set in my shopping cart ready to check out, but, i dunno, just weren't quite what i have in my…

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toni
Sep 06, 2009 11:31 pm
Michelle
Michelle
7 September 2009

Blinds -stuck with wrong colour but already painted walls

Blinds -stuck with wrong colour but already painted walls

hi all, hi how much these shutter blinds cost? any help? I ordered some custom eco shutter blinds from Fr33dom and…

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Michelle
Sep 07, 2009 3:25 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
7 September 2009

Colour Advice

Colour Advice

[Will also be installing under stair storage (with doors) and built in entertainment unit which rep has said would look good if in satin finish…

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Michelle
Sep 07, 2009 7:46 pm
Michelle
suh
suh
7 September 2009

Tribal Macassar Laminex :p

Tribal Macassar Laminex :p
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Yes, will get some samples, the kitchen dude is coming out to measure up, he has samples.

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suh
Sep 07, 2009 9:11 pm
suh
ozzybird
ozzybird
8 September 2009

Dulux code for Dulux Linseed half strength?

Dulux code for Dulux Linseed half strength?

Yup, they didn't seem to have a problem but I will remind them when they come to paint…

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ozzybird
Sep 08, 2009 6:30 am

Surfmist…

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Michelle
Sep 09, 2009 7:09 pm
Michelle
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Beebob
Sep 10, 2009 2:48 pm
rmm1
rmm1
10 September 2009

Ensuite: Brown Emperador floor tile and CaesarStone Vanity?

Ensuite: Brown Emperador floor tile and CaesarStone Vanity?

Thanks, That's funny because I suggested Latte but the cab maker dismissed it because he had only brought over samples of the Chocolate Stone with grains. I should go…

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rmm1
Sep 10, 2009 6:55 pm
berny
berny
10 September 2009

Our exterior Choices? What do you think?

Our exterior Choices? What do you think?

Thanks Michelle Even though it's a large house, it is a difficult house to make variations too. I hope we have done enough to pass the 'streetscape' requirement :)

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berny
Sep 10, 2009 8:49 pm
Michelle
Michelle
10 September 2009

Flat out!

Flat out!

Nothing like being a trend setter! :lol: :z: ::wornout::

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Michelle
Sep 10, 2009 9:13 pm
Michelle
doghouse
doghouse
11 September 2009

30% OFF Canvas art @ Harvey Norman!!!

30% OFF Canvas art @ Harvey Norman!!!

Thanks! Perhaps this will prompt me to get my act together... I had lots of plans for this to be done before we moved - and now been in the house for close to three…

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doghouse
Sep 11, 2009 4:39 pm
doghouse
Michelle
Michelle
11 September 2009

where's michelle

where's michelle

Unfortunately, I couldn’t find what I wanted anywhere. :( Did find a cheap hat rack for my scarfs in the spare room, and considering I have put myself on a budget,…

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Michelle
Sep 11, 2009 7:52 pm
Michelle
jaelee
jaelee
12 September 2009

Front entry wall..

Front entry wall..

My personal opinion ... go for a more mettalic type tile .. the ones in the show home you pointed out look quite dark and at first glance can be mistaken for a painted…

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jaelee
Sep 12, 2009 6:01 pm
kek
kek
13 September 2009

Teenage boy's room

Teenage boy's room
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One of those odd coincidences: The bedlinen is from Linen House and the design is "Bridgeport". :shock: Which house did we build.....? That's right,…

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kek
Sep 13, 2009 6:00 pm
kek
annege
annege
14 September 2009

Are these colours too washed out for feature walls?

Are these colours too washed out for feature walls?

We had HB 1/2 and 1/4 in our old unit (1/4 above the picture rails, 1/2 beneath, with off-white trims and old polished timber floors) and it looked great - I liked it so…

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annege
Sep 14, 2009 10:59 am
dreamhome
dreamhome
14 September 2009

Michelle can you please have a look at my colours?

Michelle can you please have a look at my colours?

Hi there dreamhome, We are currently choosing colours for our kitchen and are thinking about the same colours as you. Designer white cupboards and…

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dreamhome
Sep 14, 2009 9:11 pm
dreamhome
Zerosignal
Zerosignal
16 September 2009

hogsbristle 1/2 or 1/4 strength

hogsbristle 1/2 or 1/4 strength

We ended up with Hog Bristle 1/2 and Peplum 1/4 (Took ages to get a 'white') lol.

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Zerosignal
Sep 16, 2009 7:48 pm
amyife
amyife
16 September 2009

Help ! Help my color selection please

Help ! Help my color selection please

Thanks, Michelle ~~now I'm given much confidence :D

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amyife
Sep 16, 2009 8:06 pm
Roar
Roar
17 September 2009

What strength of Paperbark on our quoins and window bands?

What strength of Paperbark on our quoins and window bands?

The quoins will be similar to those on this house but straight and smooth (not v-shaped). Of course we won't be having the sandstone... I guess they're made of some sort…

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Roar
Sep 17, 2009 8:23 pm
Emac
Emac
18 September 2009

Somebody please help. White Birch Window crisis.

Somebody please help. White Birch Window crisis.

Hi Magic J, After your colour suggestions I did some research into "fair bianca". There seemed to be lots of people warning that is comes out very yellow. Were the trims…

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Emac
Sep 18, 2009 11:14 am


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