Category Archives: Livingroom

How to Decorate Above a Sofa

The empty space above a sofa is a prime spot in the house for a great piece of art. In fact, it’s comparable only to space above a mantel. That being said, it’s sometimes difficult to determine what type of art should be hung. While most people stick with the traditional solution of hanging a single […]

7 ways to style your coffee table with antiques

Tips for creating a fresh and visually appealing coffee table this season For a mid-century vibe, marry original or new pebble tables with a Fifties-style sofa, love seat or curved bench and plenty of soft furnishings in mustard, grey and green. If you have the space, leave all the tables out on display and style them with […]

4 Home Hacks You Should Try Now

Mix function and fashion with these quick improvements. 1. Stylish Rolling Bookcase Create rolling storage by adding casters to a bookshelf—perfect for hiding odds and ends behind a sofa. If you have an open living space and the back of your sofa is open to the room, use the bookshelf as a storage-filled console table […]

How to Design a Room Your Kids Will Actually Love

Kids’ rooms should be more than chalkboard walls and bunk beds. Kaitlin Petersen, editor in chief of the trusted industry resource Business of Home, chatted with leading experts—from designers to a neuroscientist—to understand why children need a well-designed space, and how to communicate their vision at any age. Ages 2-7: Involvement Interests at this age tend to […]

How to Style Your Bedside Tables

Your bedside table is a home for all the essentials in your life. From the moment you wake up, you’re probably reaching for something on there, whether that be a lamp to illuminate your room, your phone to check the news for the day or a glass of water to stay hydrated. It’s an important […]

Unbelievably Easy Tips & Tricks to Keep Your Wooden Coffee Table Looking Fresh

Wood gives your coffee table a beautiful finish, which is probably why it’s been a favourite in the lounge room for eons. But as beautiful as it looks, there are downsides to the natural material. Wood is easily damaged by changes in temperature, light and moisture. It’s easy to scratch and stain. But that shouldn’t stop you […]

10 Simple Decorating Tricks to Transform Your Dining Room

While the kitchen may be the heart of the home, the dining room space is where you all regroup after a long day out in the world. Picking the right dining table for your home and your family can make all the difference to the feel of your home.  The Table Sets the Tone for the Space […]

How to Choose the Perfect Wall Art for Your Space

Wall hangings, art, and photos serve as the stylistic icing on the cake that is your home. Wall art draws the eye, pulls together space, and makes your home more inviting.  The search and installation of pieces you love are worth the trouble because it genuinely improves your home whilst adding personality to the space.  While there […]

6 ways to style your coffee table with antiques

For a mid-century vibe, marry original or new pebble tables with a Fifties-style sofa, love seat or curved bench and plenty of soft furnishings in mustard, grey and green. If you have the space, leave all the tables out on display and style them with vintage ceramics, well-thumbed novels, a small houseplant and perhaps a Bakelite phone for added charm. 2. […]

Living Room Decorating Ideas: 10 Fresh Tips with Photos

Are you looking for living room decorating ideas after recently moving? Or, is your current living room looking a little lackluster? If you feel the impulse to clear everything out and start from scratch, then stop for one moment before you do anything dramatic and expensive. Sometimes, all a living room needs is one carefully considered key […]