Tag Archives: Inspired

Real Home: A Parisian Inspired Apartment In South Yarra

When your other home is a French chateau, I imagine anything else would feel rather ordinary in comparison. But it’s certainly not the case with this fabulous abode. Dividing their time between Melbourne and France, the owners of this expansive Melbourne apartment enlisted interior designer David Hicks to imbue it with Parisian grandeur and boy did he nail the brief. Read More

Luxury Blush Wedding Inspired Floral Masterclass By Karen Tran

Stop and smell the roses! All eyes are on the wonderful florals in this breathtaking blush wedding inspired floral masterclass by Karen Tran. This elegant floral filled gala was an exquisitely beautiful kaleidoscope of pastels, whites and gold. With photos taken by UK photographer Roberta Facchini, we’re able to swoon over every inch of this flower wonderland, including a dramatic floral tunnel and arrangements made of of blush and peach roses, white hydrangeas, seasonal tulips in white and pinks, hyacinths, phaelanopsis and cymbidium orchids. “In between the tall arrangements were baroque gold candlelabras and along the length of the tables were low groupings of flowers in beautiful hand cut vases and gold candlesticks.” Consider us swept off our feet from this overly glamorous floral wedding inspiration! Photographer: Roberta Facchini  | Venue: The Lanesborough, London | Wedding & Event Planner: Planned for Perfection | Cake: Elizabeths Cake Emporuim | Support Florist: Wild About | Stationery: The Grosvenor Stationery Company | Videographer: Vogue Wedding Films | Hair /Make up: Diana McDonald | Entertainment: Niche Quartet | Candles: Wick and Tallow  | Crockery, Cutlery & Glassware: Event Crockery Hire | Magician: Gloucestershire Magician | Opera singers: Fiona Haynes & Atinuke Koyejo  | Master of Ceremonies: Lanesborough Butler | Chair Hire: Great Hire (Chandelle Chairs – Gold / Latte) | Linen: OTT rentals (Libby) | Illustrator: Poppy the Illustrator | Karen Tran’s Dress : The Wedding Club | Flower Supplier:Piet Van Kampen G Fresh Read More

Gorgeous Mid-century Modern Inspired Mountain Home In Big Sky

great roomThis mid-century modern inspired mountain home was designed by Denton House Design Studio, located inside the world class ski resort of Yellowstone Club, in Big Sky, Montana. Set in a beautiful location, the views were maximized throughout the interior through expansive windows. The interiors scheme reflects just a touch of color with contemporary styling and […] Read More

Aussie Backyards Inspired By Overseas Holiday Spots

While a permanent holiday is out of the reach of most Aussies, plenty of us are doing our best to recreate travel experiences in our backyards according to the latest research. The 2018 Adbri Masonry Great Australian Backyard survey has revealed that our most popular backyard designs are inspired by the popular holiday hotspots of Bali, Japan and America’s Hamptons. Read More

How To Design A Wabi-Sabi Inspired Home Anchored In Concrete

The 90’s was a time when the design and decorating world moved away from the colorful zest of the 80’s and a took a more polished approach towards interior design. Flowery patterns and right oranges were replaced by the stoic presence o0f beige and gray with each home looking more and more like the one next to it. There was no room for finishes and surfaces that were unfinished, rugged or brought in a sense of textural contrast. But that has changed in the last few years with styles like shabby chic, industrial and rustic making a comeback. With it arrived the idea of Wabi-Sabi! Read More