Apr 29 2013

DIY Stenciled Napkins

Add pretty patterns to your table settings with this project

by: Sarah Gunn

I recently styled a project and wanted some pretty napkins to accent the table setting. I soon discovered that patterned fabric napkins are hard find, so I thought I would try making my own.

I picked up these plain white napkins from Gluckstein Home:

Apr 29 2013

Five Online Resources for Design Inspiration

Let your inner interior designer shine through

by: Sarah Gunn

Whether you are decorating a living room, renovating your kitchen, or searching for the perfect paint colour, looking at photos of beautiful rooms is helpful when starting a new decorating project. There are many online sources for interior design inspiration. Here are my top five go to sites for fabulous design:

Apr 28 2013

Five Rugs for Girls' Rooms

style under foot

by: Sarah Gunn

Rugs are the perfect way to add pattern and colour to a girl's room. You can go with a more neutral look {I am seriously loving grey right now!} or add vibrant colours to make a bold statement. Here are five rugs to suit any girl's style:

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The Face, The Voice, The Blog!

Sarah Gunn loves interior design almost as much as she loves her two adorable boys and her hot husband. 

She has had a vision her whole life of her dream house. You know. The mansion that sits on the ocean with a pool and the massive wrap around porch. And a butler. Then she grew up. Turns out life isn't a fairytale and she's not exactly living in a castle. In fact, her house is in constant need of design intervention. Little things like children, exhaustion and budgets get in the way.

But this story does have a happy ending: years of experience watching decorating shows and clipping ideas from her favourite design magazines have equipped Sarah with the mad decorating skills she needs to turn anyone's house into the home of their dreams with great tips, tricks and inspiration. 

Join Sarah each week as she shares DIY projects, inspiration and her favourite new décor finds...all on a budget every mummy will love.

Sarah has recently had a dream of a lifetime come true: she now shares her mad DIY skills on the popular show, CityLine. She is also now designing spaces for children. If this is all a dream, then please don't wake her up. 

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