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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The Interior Design Process – Kitchen

December 17, 2016 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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Selling a Home with the Power of Paint

October 15, 2016 I visited this Batesford home on the outskirts of Geelong mid 2015 to advise it’s owners how to freshen & modernise it as they were planning to sell their property the not too distant future along with the adjoining Paradise IV Winery & Vineyard.  They had built the home themselves in the late 80’s, paying careful attention...
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Bathroom Makeover – Before & After

August 13, 2016 My client had originally renovated her bathroom in the early 1990s but 20 years on she was ready to update again.   The split level was a nuisance as was the pokey shower over bath arrangement & the french doors would no longer open!   As usual I enlisted the services of Astute Bathrooms, Geelong. I regularly...
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My Top 5 Flooring Trends

June 12, 2016 No 1. Polished Concrete Polished concrete is a marvellous choice for flooring. It’s stylish, hard wearing & a breeze to clean.  A vast array of finishes can be achieved depending on the mix of colour & aggregate. From the sleek look of salt & pepper where only the top layer of the concrete is polished & no aggregate is exposed,...
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