The Design Process

Managing a home decor project

THE SECRET TO MANAGING A SUCCESSFUL HOME DÉCOR PROJECT

For some people, managing a home decor project can be exciting, but for others, the mention of a decorating project can fill you with dread. The myriad of things that can go wrong- costly mistakes, running out of money, cowboy tradespeople- can freeze you in your tracks and stop you from even starting. But it doesn’t …

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Cohesive Home Interior

The Truth About Why Your Room Doesn’t Look Cohesive (And What To Do About It)

I have a little confession to make… I spend quite a significant amount of my time walking around show homes on a Sunday afternoon, just so that I can check out the interior design. Anyone else ‘fess up to that one too? I know it’s naughty because I have zero intention of buying the house, …

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DECORATING DIPLOMACY: HOW TO TALK TO YOUR PARTNER ABOUT DECORATING YOUR HOME

Moving in together with your partner can be an exciting time. It’s often the start of a new phase in your life: it’s an opportunity to put down roots and build a nest with your partner.  If you’re anything like me, moving into your ideal home with your partner will be something that you have dreamed …

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CREATING A BLANK CANVAS: HOW TO NEUTRALISE THE EYESORES IN YOUR HOME BEFORE DECORATING

In my 10 Step Guide to Designing Your Home Décor, I talk about the importance of creating a blank canvas within your home before you start decorating. To me, decorating a home without dealing with the ugly bits of a room is a bit like re-arranging the deckchairs on the titanic: a pointless exercise. Most homes …

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