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Design Trend of the Month – Coastal Design

This month, we look at the coastal design trend that is sweeping Australia. We’ll walk you through what this design trend is and how to achieve it yourself! Three Birds Renovations House 13 — Uniqwa Cape Verde Daybed What is coastal design? Coastal design is everywhere right now, from Three Birds Renovations to The Coastal Barn Dream. This…

Design Trend of the Month — Picture Frame Fences

A boundary fence should frame the masterpiece that is your outdoor area; read on to find out how to customise your modular wall to create a modern picture frame fence! Case Study: VogueWall boundary transforms front yard into stunning courtyard   What is a picture frame fence? Picture frame fencing refers to the capping of…

Design Trend of the Month — Feature Fencing

Fencing has largely been considered a functional, practical element of outdoor design…but what’s the fun in that? In this month’s featured design trend, we explore how creative homeowners are framing their homes with exquisite feature fencing! What is feature fencing? Feature fencing supports the design concept that every single aspect of your home design should…

Design Trend of the Month – Byron Bay Style

Celebrating slow, purposeful living and the raw beauty of natural aesthetics, this month’s design trend embraces the lifestyle lessons hidden within Byron Bay style! Image: The Designory #MakeItModular for Byron Bay Barefoot Villa Jungle oasis Lifestyle lesson: De-stress by harnessing the healing power of nature and greenery. Lush, tropical surrounds require lush, tropical plants! No…

Design Trend of the Month – Smart Gardens

This month’s featured design trend is a glimpse into the future of outdoor maintenance; behold, the innovative genius of smart gardens! Explore all the ways that technology can support your appreciation of the natural world, rather than compete with it. 1. Smart irrigation Watering the garden can be a peaceful, meditative affair (especially with a…

Design Trend of the Month – Breeze blocks

With its intricate details and geometric texture, this retro design trend effortlessly crosses from last year’s mid-century modern obsession to the art deco vibes of 2019. Read on to explore how you can embrace the power of breeze blocks in your home design! (image source) Internal privacy screen Harness the magic of perspective by building…

Design Trend of the Month – Magnesium Pools

In the quest for wellness, home design trends this year have focused intently on creating a healthy, calming, nourishing environment. The next big thing? Magnesium pools! (source) What is a magnesium pool? Also known as mineral pools, magnesium pools are swimming pools that have added minerals in the pool water. Of all the minerals that…

15 architectural plants to watch out for this spring

Spring is coming. If you’re ready to breathe some fresh life into your home, keep your eyes peeled for these incredible architectural plants! Whether you have a sprawling backyard or a modest balcony, these plants are sure to add some structure, texture and colour to your outdoor space.     Make those architectural plants ‘pop’…