How To Incorporate Antiques Into A Modern Home

Antique daybedImage credit: Christine Dovey

Do you love the rustic, cozy look of antiques and find yourself wishing you could pull that look off in your own home? The good news is that you can, and you won’t even have to break the bank to get a picture-perfect home. All you have to do is have an eye for design, know what you can get to work in your home, and follow these simple tips.


DIY Caned Room Divider

IKEA DIY Room DividerPhoto Ragnar Ómarsson | Stylist Alicia Sjöström

We had seen caned furniture as one of the strongest decor trends this year and we loved how this classic vintage material was used in contemporary pieces of furniture. It brings the perfect balance between old and new through an affordable and timeless material. And for the same reason I’m loving today this Ikea hack: a elegant caned folding screen – or room divider – that you can easily do yourself.READ MORE

A Heritage and Contemporary Guesthouse in Australia

The Lodging Fremantle WA

After a 10-month refurbishment, a 1800s heritage listed terrace house has been transformed into a five room, luxury guesthouse, The Lodging. The house is located in the heart of Fremantle, a vibrant and charming Port City in Western Australia known for its rich history, offbeat character and laidback vibe. The city was named in 2016 by Lonely Planet one of the top ten places in the world to visit. READ MORE

Contemporary Teen Bedrooms

Contemporary Teen bedrooms

Soon enough every family with kids has to put toys away in the storage room and replace the cute look of their child bedroom with teenager’s furniture, textiles and decor.READ MORE

7 Ways To Add Rattan To Your Bedroom

Styling Michelle Halford | Photography Wendy Fenwick

I love woven rattan because of its textural beauty, natural look and affordable cost. Rattan has a timeless look and a sweet summery mood. It’s great for holidays home, such as country houses or beach apartments, and when it’s combined with other natural materials, such as wood or stone, metallics finishes or soft textiles in a subtle colour palette, it can bring to our bedroom a fresh and relaxed summer feel without compromising an elegant look.READ MORE