Interior Design Trends from Milan Design Week 2018

June 13, 2018 This year was my first time visiting Milan’s Salone del Mobile, the worlds largest & most important international design event & trade fair. The fair is absolutely mammoth (345,000 m2 of exhibition space across 24 halls showcasing the who’s who international design) + there are countless exhibitions, installations and design events throughout Milan for design...
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Winner of Best of Houzz Award 2018 for Customer Service

January 27, 2018 HOUZZ PRESS RELEASE Kylie Sargent of Geelong is Awarded Best Of Houzz 2018 Geelong, Australia – January 19th, 2018 – Kylie Sargent of Geelong has won for the 4th year in a row a “Best of Customer Service” award on Houzz, the leading platform for home renovation and design. Kylie Sargent was chosen by the more...
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The Interior Design Process – Kitchen Renovation

December 12, 2017 For this project I was asked to replace the very basic white kitchenette in my clients coastal Guest House with a colourful & inviting design. As alway the interior design process involved discussing my clients preferences & hopes for the space. In this case my clients loved hand crafted tiles & wanted to give the room warmth with timber tones....
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Clutter is the enemy of interior design

October 12, 2017 Clutter is the enemy of interior design so I like to live & work by the 19th century designer William Morris’s famed quote: “Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.” This doesn’t come naturally to everyone so here’s some of the advice I share...
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Working with an Interior Designer

August 12, 2017 I appreciate that engaging an Interior Designer is a daunting step for many people. They are often concerned that their job is too small or that it will be expensive to employ an interior designer or that they won’t like the end result. They needn’t worry, as interior designers such as myself are happy to...
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7 Reasons to use an Interior Designer

July 15, 2017 1. An interior designer will save you money. Hiring an interior designer is not as expensive as you probably imagine & although it sounds odd to argue that hiring an interior designer to advise you on your build, renovation or home makeover will save you money, since you then have additional interior designer fees, the fact is...
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Interior Design, Geelong – As featured in gt magazine

May 13, 2017 This impressive interior design project I worked on, recently appeared in The Geelong Advertiser’s gt magazine The Federal, Cafe, Restaurant, Bar is the brain child of Nathalie Moussi & her brothers Carlo & Marc. Nathalie fell in love with the old federal woollen mills building mid 2015 & has worked tirelessly since to see her vision...
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Holiday Home Ensuite Makeover

April 22, 2017 The ensuite of this beachside Ocean Grove holiday home had seen its day. Whilst the 90’s decor was still clean & tidy my clients longed for a simpler, fresher & more sophisticated look, that was in keeping with the style of the home. Given that the kitchen, bathroom & laundry had all been renovated in recent years I...
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