Alison Jackson, Utensils

Tableware for everyday living

Form and function. It’s a marriage made in heaven for those who love beautifully designed and crafted items for the home that can actually be used every day. Not delicate items that spend most of their lives...
Choosing Timeless Furniture

Choosing Timeless Furniture

Furniture is an investment, particularly if you plan to keep it for years to come. When you’re forking out thousands of dollars, selecting the perfect lounge suite, dining table, or bed frame can be...
Preparing the Family Home for Sale

Preparing the Family Home for Sale

Putting your family home on the market carries a whole lot of emotional baggage. The future might be exciting but the journey seems like a snake pit of torture. There’s a whole lot of neutralising that...
10 Brilliant Laundry Hacks

10 Brilliant Laundry Hacks

Laundries are small, so it's essential to keep them neat and organised. Try out these 10 brilliant laundry hacks. 1. Hang Your Ironing Board Ironing boards are just one of those things. They’re...
Heating in Winter: What are my Options?

Heating in Winter: What are my Options?

Canberra winters are cold. Really cold. Heating is a must for most households, but with so many options on the market, it can be difficult to decide which method of heating is best suited to you. Let’s...
Feeling Homey with 'Farmhouse Chic'

Feeling Homey with ‘Farmhouse Chic’

Farmhouse chic – sounds almost like an oxymoron, doesn’t it? Farmhouse is rustic and old, whereas chic is elegant and new. Somehow, the combination of these two styles is sophisticated, homely, and...
Windowsill Herb Garden

Windowsill Herb Gardens

Fresh herbs are delicious. They add that extra something to any dish. If you are constantly buying herbs, why not grow your own? It’s easy, and looks lovely on any kitchen windowsill. Credits to:...
10 Brilliant Kitchen Hacks

10 Brilliant Kitchen Hacks

Kitchens can get messy and disorganised easily. Here are 10 brilliant kitchen hacks to help keep your kitchen in perfect working order. 1. Use Chalkboard Paint to Label Spice Jars Chalkboard paint has...

Linen Layering: How To Get The look!

If you’ve recently looked through a catalogue or browsed a linen shop you’ve probably seen some fantastically styled beds which use a layering effect. The style involves layering a mix of pillows, blankets...