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Australian House & Garden’s Best Rooms: Top 50 Winners of 2017

6 October, 2017

Sponsored by Warwick Fabrics, the 19th Annual Australian House & Garden’s Top 50 Rooms award winners for 2017 have been announced. With over 150 submissions of rooms around the country, the shortlisted designs were judged by leading design experts including Australian House & Garden editor-in-chief Lisa Green, Kate Nixon (editor),…

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Inside: Belle Beautiful Australian Homes

29 September, 2017

Delve into celebrating interiors and architecture, with the release of Belle Beautiful Australian Homes Volume II. After the success of the first edition, Belle unveils the country’s most envy-inducing residence. Explore the 40 breathtaking abodes, from timeless to contemporary to the truly cutting edge. We’ve got your exclusive look into…

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Trend Alert: Stripes

15 September, 2017

Sometimes they’re vertical, most of the time symmetrical: lines, stripes, zig-zags, squiggles, and even crossed patch work is making a resurgence in design. First possibly introduced to the runway by Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel, inspired by sailors attire built for practicality, she introduced a nautical collection in 1917 – stocked in her boutique at a wealthy…

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Dulux 2018 Colour Forecast

8 September, 2017

The desire to achieve balance across every aspect of our lives has inspired the quartet of colour palettes unveiled in Dulux’s 2018 Colour Forecast – the company’s annual exploration of the cultural trends set to influence Australia’s design choices in the coming year. Conceptualised by Creative Director Bree Leech and…


7 Days of Paint Styling

14 July, 2017

This last week has been the 7 Days of Paint Styling, and here is your official re-cap! Day One was about colour, and specifically all about paint. It’s hard with all the combinations of colour that are continually invented, to make up your mind! Our tip is to do some personal research,…

Stylecast Outside Inside

Contemporary Design Trend: Outside Inside

13 April, 2017

Contemporary Design finds its roots – quite literally from the powerful Mother Nature & interiors are taking a leaf from her book by brining: Outside Inside.   This trend has hit the shores of Australia with a powerful message of the calming effect nature can bring to your home. From…

Fashion Stylecast Balmain

Balmain A/W 2017

27 March, 2017

Olivier Rousteing took on some unique elements with this womens-wear collection, and shows some significant differences from the Balmain many of us may have grown accustomed to. But, fashion is ever growing and developing into something more elaborate and Rousteing is a Creative Director that develops the same way fashion…

Travel Stylecast Cocoa Island

Cocoa Island by COMO

27 March, 2017

From the stables of fashion icon and luxury hotelier Christina Ong, Cocoa Island by COMO, Maldives, is in no way, shape or form your typical cookie-cutter island resort. With architecture by Singaporean architect Cheong Yew Kuan and interiors by Kathryn Kng, the boutique property resembles a tidy fleet of permanently…

We Have a Surprise

We Have a Surprise!

2 February, 2017

If you were following us on Instagram @thestylesmithsinspire or liking our page over on Facebook, last Wednesday you saw The Stylesmiths on set! With a film crew we ventured out to our beautiful Malvern home, styled by our very own Samantha Eades, and now we’re announcing what it’s all about!…