This post goes hand in glove with the one I wrote yesterday on the House Crush column. Figuring out your personal style takes confidence but I speak from experience here, the more you push things and experiment the more successful your pad will be. If you’re in a beige haze coma it can be a little […]
HOW TO CRAWL OUT OF YOUR BEIGE HAZE COMA
This post goes hand in glove with the one I wrote yesterday on the House Crush column. Figuring out your personal style takes confidence but I speak from experience here, the more you push things and experiment the more successful your pad will be. If you’re in a beige haze coma...
When Is White Alright?
So when is white alright you might ask? Everyone seems to think I hate white. Not totally true – I’m definitely not a fan of white for walls and floors – but for accessories I love. It’s a fabulous accent colour. Neutrals and whites in particular are super important, as they...
Gold for pizazz
Welcome to a fun and fabulous month of blog posts. We’re launching January with my very own AA design-ometer. All month we’ll be going through makeover tips to make uninspiring rooms an incredible space to hang out in! Follow all the design-ometer makeover posts here. Lets get down to biz...
Rethinking colour in the kitchen
What is it about functional spaces that makes people decorate all practically? I think kitchens especially often all end up looking just a bit blah and the same. We all tend to play it safe rather than opting for something bright, colourful or dark and dramatic. Many people shy away...
My fail safe approach to decorating with bold hues
Taking the mystery out of decorating with punchy shots of colour
4 Colours that could change your life
I’m slap bang in the middle of writing my next book on colour. Long intense days at the desk with neck ache, back ache, hand ache but no matter it is a subject I am obsessed about. Why? Well colour is the most transformative thing you can EVER do to...
Pink is a bit trendy in interiors at the moment, but I prefer pink to be punk and punchy. No pastels please! Here’s my pick of some of the coolest pinks around.
Decorating with orange
Attention grabbing and zippy, calming and earthy, the pros of decorating with orange.
Turn up the volume with these tantalising colour combos!
I love dabbling with colour combinations, here is one of the most intoxicating!
Out Of The Blue!
Get on board with some of the most mesmerising blues around from tiles to lamps to art!
Amp up your front of house!
Question why is it we spend ages figuring out the best paint palette for inside and yet we totally forget or neglect the outside. We just go with the flow -ubiquitous white or cream or something super wishy washy! AND YET if you want your home to convey your super...
THE BEST WALL COLOURS: YOUR VERDICT
Paint colours you guys love. Beige's been banished and dark, inky, swampy hues coupled with some look a me brights rule!