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pattycake4
pattycake4
7 January 2012

Wattyl verses Dulux

Wattyl verses Dulux

Hi Eiffel,l will get a Wattyl paint chart.Colours are so hard for me that's why l am going with neutral.Will pop over and have a look at your build.

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pattycake4
Jan 07, 2012 11:08 am
Michelle
Michelle
4 January 2012

Leather or fabric sofa-Michelle and all other who can advice

Leather or fabric sofa-Michelle and all other who can advice

I'm a fabric girl.....can't stand the feel of the leather under me in summer. there was a conversation going here about the same thing. viewtopic.php?f=6&t=43342 I think…

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Michelle
Jan 04, 2012 5:33 am
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
3 January 2012

Rule of thumg in selecting furniture.

Rule of thumg in selecting furniture.

dea2asha….no apology necessary, I totally understand. Here is my email address; I’ll post the floor plan on this thread when you send it to me. :D

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Michelle
Jan 03, 2012 6:09 am
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
2 January 2012

Paint question - Michelle or others can you give advice

Paint question - Michelle or others can you give advice

Have you done this first before painting? Dark colors need to be primed first ( preferably with an oil base primer/stainblocker)

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Michelle
Jan 02, 2012 6:34 am
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
30 December 2011

whats hot in colour for 2012

whats hot in colour for 2012

Blues are back in! 27 years ago I painted our new house right through in a colour very similar to “Barbados Blue” with white trims and…

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Michelle
Dec 30, 2011 6:44 am
Michelle
beckles5
beckles5
28 December 2011

Popular white exterior paint colour for trim/awnings

Popular white exterior paint colour for trim/awnings

No we think it is a bit too creamy/yellow for us. Currently thinking white whisper. Know it can through off a grey hue is some light (we tried it inside and didn't like…

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beckles5
Dec 28, 2011 9:36 pm
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Michelle
Dec 28, 2011 6:59 pm
Michelle
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Michelle
Dec 26, 2011 9:29 pm
Michelle
4walls
4walls
22 December 2011

Weatherboard exterior - thinking of going for a dark colour

Weatherboard exterior - thinking of going for a dark colour

out of the two, I would say that Stowe White works better with String

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4walls
Dec 22, 2011 6:00 pm
4walls
gonecountry
gonecountry
21 December 2011

Dark Flooring Light Furniture?

Dark Flooring Light Furniture?

Thanks Michelle - totally opposite they shall be indeed :)

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gonecountry
Dec 21, 2011 8:19 am
gonecountry
Michelle
Michelle
19 December 2011

been busy.... :)

been busy.... :)

I'm on holidays till the 28th....rayyyy for me. :z: I've been really busy since Saturday, check out my blog to see what I've done so far and keep watching through the week…

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Michelle
Dec 19, 2011 4:36 pm
Michelle
Pauline
Pauline
17 December 2011

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Hi Michelle, and a Merry Christmas to you too! All the best for a happy, healthy and successful year in 2012 to you and all the wonderful members on this forum. It's…

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Pauline
Dec 17, 2011 5:02 pm
Michelle
Michelle
13 December 2011

which color capet is good

which color capet is good

Laminate being a timber look? It also comes in a tile look as well. If timber, any timber colour will go, just depends which one you prefer. :wink: As for carpet, I'd probably…

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Michelle
Dec 13, 2011 6:33 pm
Michelle
EthosDesign
EthosDesign
13 December 2011

Colours that go with Hog Bristle 1/4

Colours that go with Hog Bristle 1/4

Hi ecksy! It's probably just a matter of shopping around. Ikea tends to cater toward apartment so it just depends on what kind of quality you are looking for? I think…

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EthosDesign
Dec 13, 2011 3:47 pm
EthosDesign
nqmummy
nqmummy
12 December 2011

iseekblinds

iseekblinds

I've purchased roller/holland blinds from them and have been very happy with the quality. You can order fabric samples prior to placing your order. Some of the fabrics…

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nqmummy
Dec 12, 2011 8:04 pm
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Michelle
Dec 12, 2011 5:59 am
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
12 December 2011

DIY canvas painting - where to start?

DIY canvas painting - where to start?

I've always found trees and mountains easy to draw. Maybe if you start off with learning to draw, painting will follow. You can buy paint boards at the $2 shop not…

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Michelle
Dec 12, 2011 5:53 am
Michelle
suzmic
suzmic
11 December 2011

Help needed with a paint colour!!!

Help needed with a paint colour!!!

Hi, thanks for your replies,, I forgot to say Misty White was by Solver. We ended up going with solver smoke pearl. Its a fairly neutral colour so should be ok..

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suzmic
Dec 11, 2011 12:57 pm
max1230
max1230
8 December 2011

plantation shutters - who to use in ADELAIDE?

plantation shutters - who to use in ADELAIDE?

Hi! installing plantation shutters is a great idea, however, if you are planning to have it in your windows which do not conform to the standard size, then you will…

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max1230
Dec 08, 2011 7:28 pm
Michelle
Michelle
6 December 2011

USEFUL LINKS!!

USEFUL LINKS!!

I just had this sent to me today, thought I would share it with you all. :D http://www.waterlogged.com.au/index.html

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Michelle
Dec 06, 2011 7:20 pm
Michelle
EthosDesign
EthosDesign
6 December 2011

Matching Dining table and buffet

Matching Dining table and buffet

Bit late on this one ::lol:: but I definately think you should go with mis-matched furniture. It makes a room feel much more collected over time which gives it personality and…

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EthosDesign
Dec 06, 2011 5:24 pm
EthosDesign
Michelle
Michelle
1 December 2011

Celebrity bedroom style

Celebrity bedroom style

You might need to buy a magazine for that..... :wink:

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Michelle
Dec 01, 2011 8:35 pm
Michelle
selina2106
selina2106
28 November 2011

Desperate house colour help please

Desperate house colour help please

The use of colour has been a major part of my studies…

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selina2106
Nov 28, 2011 7:13 pm
Michelle
Michelle
28 November 2011

Lounge Dilemna

Lounge Dilemna

"Timeless" would be beige. :wink: Comfy.......modular or L shaped, these you can lay on.

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Michelle
Nov 28, 2011 5:57 am
Michelle
deb17
deb17
23 November 2011

What colour benchtop should I have for the vanity?

What colour benchtop should I have for the vanity?

I like it 2, it will all look great together. Perfect match, for the benchtop and floor tile.

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deb17
Nov 23, 2011 9:19 pm
rojak1
rojak1
23 November 2011

small living area with large modular

small living area with large modular

thanks Michelle, my idea is to cover up much spaces and divide the open place into 2 areas. because its a deep seating modular with timber side benches i am even thinking…

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rojak1
Nov 23, 2011 9:32 am
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Michelle
Nov 21, 2011 6:32 pm
Michelle

Hi there. It really depends if you like bold or not. Dont be scared to use bold colours. These are my rooms. My DS 4yr bedroom. Contact stickers are easy to change the…

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Rudolf1980
Nov 19, 2011 4:54 pm
Rudolf1980
EthosDesign
EthosDesign
19 November 2011

Low Sitting Dining chairs

Low Sitting Dining chairs

I can't say I've seen any specific low dining tables & chairs but one option would be to look at a low dining table/large coffee table, and then getting cushions or…

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EthosDesign
Nov 19, 2011 12:24 pm
EthosDesign
Michelle
Michelle
18 November 2011

Master Bedroom Feature Wall Colour Ideas

Master Bedroom Feature Wall Colour Ideas

Either colour will work with your carpet, but I think I prefer Rich Biscuit Rich Biscuit…

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Michelle
Nov 18, 2011 6:17 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
16 November 2011

yellow walls pinker kitchen....bathroom more so marble cream

yellow walls pinker kitchen....bathroom more so marble cream

trishcoastie... I think the best thing is to wait till you have moved in and then we can have a look at it all. Once your furniture goes in we'll get a better fell of the…

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Michelle
Nov 16, 2011 6:43 pm
Michelle

how about…

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sienna81
Nov 16, 2011 2:07 pm
kek
kek
15 November 2011

Sharee needs help again

Sharee needs help again

I love your wallpaper, Sharee. ::kiss:: Nothing else to add - can't see photos well on my phone. I'll be back with my fabulous contribution :lol: when I get a chance to take a look…

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kek
Nov 15, 2011 1:46 pm
kek

Hi, we used grey pebble half strength through our house, and quarter strength for the ceiling and door frames. Very happy with the result. It's a great neautral colour…

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jaelee
Nov 13, 2011 11:37 pm
tjilpi
tjilpi
12 November 2011

Help me find a canvas! Please..

Help me find a canvas! Please..
1, 2

Auction Houses can be good for affordable art. Joels in Armadale has a n art action every week. Always a wide variety and prices from $20 upwards ::smile::

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tjilpi
Nov 12, 2011 10:24 pm
theanonyuser
theanonyuser
12 November 2011

Google Chrome

Google Chrome

The three main browsers in competition are Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer. I use Firefox & Chrome personally :)

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theanonyuser
Nov 12, 2011 9:09 am
modernistmaude
modernistmaude
10 November 2011

Kitchen

Kitchen

Hi Missy P, so sorry for not replying to you and this post, full on trying to finalise things for the house fitout (major stress time for me as I hate having to make a…

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modernistmaude
Nov 10, 2011 11:12 am
Angelblue
Angelblue
8 November 2011

Window Treatment Suppliers in Perth

Window Treatment Suppliers in Perth

Hi there, In the past I have used Kresta & Vista...I would have to say between the two Kresta in Cannington has been cheaper and the service has been excellent.

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Angelblue
Nov 08, 2011 1:58 am
tinkster
tinkster
7 November 2011

frameless mirror installation>?

frameless mirror installation>?

Talking to yourself said to be first sign of insanity :)

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tinkster
Nov 07, 2011 1:55 pm
tinkster
Rudolf1980
Rudolf1980
4 November 2011

Chat – For all things in decorating

Chat – For all things in decorating
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Hi All, Its been a while and alot has happened! Finished guest room with all your advice, I went with straight white for skirtings etc,…

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Rudolf1980
Nov 04, 2011 12:00 pm
Rudolf1980
sanjam
sanjam
3 November 2011

Secrets - Best Neutral Paint Colours

Secrets - Best Neutral Paint Colours

Hi Anna Thanks so much for sharing some of your best netural paint colours and the styles of homes they suit.I think…

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sanjam
Nov 03, 2011 4:28 pm
EthosDesign
EthosDesign
3 November 2011

Photo Wall under projector screen

Photo Wall under projector screen

Here are some that have lots of photo inside one large frame. You could then change them out occasionally? http://pinterest.com/pin/15765424/

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EthosDesign
Nov 03, 2011 2:51 pm
EthosDesign
EthosDesign
EthosDesign
3 November 2011

External colour scheme

External colour scheme

Hi Laura. How did you go with your colours? Sorry I wasn't on the forum any earlier but for the record I think you've picked some great colours. :) Don't worry, everyone…

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EthosDesign
Nov 03, 2011 2:46 pm
EthosDesign
EthosDesign
EthosDesign
3 November 2011

Feature wall to go with Grand Piano. Updated with pics :)

Feature wall to go with Grand Piano. Updated with pics :)

Did you end up using Oyster Linen Jazzy? Would love to see some pictures if your painter has been around!

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EthosDesign
Nov 03, 2011 2:42 pm
EthosDesign
Michelle
Michelle
2 November 2011

Computer virus

Computer virus

Back online and everything working as normal again! Took a while, and thanks for your help everyone. :D If your looking for a good anti spyware program load…

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Michelle
Nov 02, 2011 7:29 pm
Michelle
deb17
deb17
1 November 2011

Kids French Provincial/Hamptons style Desk

Kids French Provincial/Hamptons style Desk

That looks great Stormy, it looks really expensive, I love it.

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deb17
Nov 01, 2011 4:32 pm
missdalma
missdalma
29 October 2011

'Great online paint tools' x 2

'Great online paint tools' x 2

Martha Stewarts Cement gray – love it and would paint every room that color if hubs would let me!

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missdalma
Oct 29, 2011 7:52 am
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trishcoastie
Oct 27, 2011 7:51 am
trishcoastie
EthosDesign
EthosDesign
21 October 2011

Which shade of white goes best with hogbristle half strength

Which shade of white goes best with hogbristle half strength

If you want a brighter colour to contrast with the walls what about Natural White or China White?

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EthosDesign
Oct 21, 2011 9:40 pm
EthosDesign
pace
pace
20 October 2011

Venetian blinds, Screen doors, roller shutters

Venetian blinds, Screen doors, roller shutters

Hi Zintoo, We didn't get the security doors in the end, but we have a four bedroom home with study, it has three sliding doors and a lounge, rumpus and games room. So,…

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pace
Oct 20, 2011 10:24 am


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