The 7 secrets stylists use to give upcycled interiors a sophisticated edge

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Upcycling salvaged materials can be a fantastic way to give your home a really individual look, but it’s not an easy style to get right. Although the finished result may look effortlessly thrown together, get it wrong and you could end up creating the furniture equivalent of Frankenstein’s monster. The owner of this warehouse-style apartment,… 

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House tour: light and airy French apartment (with just a little colour)

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Do you remember a while ago I posted some gorgeous details from Le Dans La? Recently photographer Melanie Rodriguez did a photo shoot there and the resulting pictures give a wonderful insight into how Aurelie’s home looks as a whole. The windows in this place are amazing. It looks like it might be a converted… 

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House Tour: inside a Victorian collector’s cottage

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Ok, it’s the cottage that’s actually Victorian, but peep inside this antiquey Australian home and you’d be forgiven for thinking the owner hailed from a bygone era too! Amazing huh? Although the cottage has been standing since 1836 when it was built for the local blacksmith, current owner Deb Kavaliunas has only been living there… 

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Inside an elegantly faded home

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The owner of this house may call herself Plain Jane, but her rustic cottage is anything but. It’s located in New South Wales in Australia and belongs to stylist Jane Frosh, husband Michael and their three children. I love the relaxed vibe and understated displays of vintage treasures and thought you might like a peek… 

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Elegantly faded: photographer Idha Lindhag

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Swedish photographer Idha Lindhag’s portfolio is a thing of beauty. I love the relaxed yet atmospheric mood of her pictures – I feel like a want to pick up a mug of tea or a glass of still lemonade (depending on the season) and step right in… {all Idha Lindhag} There’s lots more loveliness to… 

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Explore a quirky Brighton home

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After all the embellishment and lavish decorations of Christmas have been packed away, I find myself drawn to simpler styles as the New Year begins. I spotted this quirky Brighton home before Christmas but wanted to save it, as it’s a perfect example of the relaxed, reclaimed look I’m coveting at the moment and I… 

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