Blogs


SLEEP

How to fall asleep faster and feel more rested

Last year, the New Zealand Herald reported that nearly 40% of kiwis sleep less than seven hours per night - a significant number considering the recommended duration is 7 - 9 hours.  T...

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Documentaries about Art and Design

We have all been there… Sitting down for a cosy film with loved ones on a Sunday evening, and taking longer to agree on a choice than it would take to watch the film! Well, we are helping to take...

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STAIRCASES: AN OVERLOOKED GEM?

As city living is growing in popularity, space is becoming more scarce. In response, homes and retail spaces are being built vertically, meaning an exponential rise in multi-level designs (be that res...

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MEMPHIS MILANO

Five pieces inspired by the movement which loves to shock!

What is Memphis design? It is outrageous, colourful, clashi...

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LIGHTING

A quick dive into lighting temperature and how it can make or break a space...

Lighting can hold a profound power over interior spaces. In the southern hemisphere, homes are purpose built north facing to utilise the long hours of afternoon sun, whilst art ...

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NEW YEAR... NEW HOME?

Adopting Feng Shui will give you a resolution that you will want to keep!

With the new year, comes new years resolutions. This tends to be attached with the stereotype of gym memberships which are used for a month, or a new diet which starts off strict… and by the end of ...

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SUSTAINABLE CHRISTMAS TREES

Tree alternatives for the eco-concious

Christmas day is not long away now and time is coming to put that tree up and decorate the home. If you are on the market for a new tree or just some new inspiration, then these sustainable and unique...

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GARDENS

How to inject some colour

The sun has began to shine a little longer, and a little warmer… Cue the long summer nights, barbecues with family and friends, and that glorious coffee outside in the stillness of the early morning...

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THE TALE OF TILES

Shapes, sizes and inspiration.

With this piece, we hope to inspire you and encourage your creativity with the possibilities of this versatile material… Because tiles are so functional and yet so beautiful. They have the power to ...

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MAXIMALISM VS. MINIMALISM

Where do you sit?

Minimalist and Maximalist are interiors styles of complete opposites. On one side of the spectrum, you have neutral colours, clean lines and simplicity - this describes the Minimalist look. On the oth...

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Coffee Table Books about Design

These all look great on display, but also read well and have beautiful imagery... 1) The Design Hotels B...

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