Top 5 of the Best Ideas

Fallen in love with a particular home idea and looking for examples so you can get the same look in your house? We’ve tracked down our five top finds for a range of different home decorating ideas to make things easier for you.

Top 5 of the Best Ideas

Chandeliers

Lighting makes a room – especially when you hang a stunning chandelier. Whether in the hallway, above the dining table, or even adding a touch of glamour to the bathroom, chandeliers lend a sophisticated or quirky...

High Tea

Perfect for a lovely spring afternoon with friends, high tea is a fun way to celebrate a birthday, baby shower or hen’s party, but it does require a bit of planning to ensure its success. To save yourself some time...

Armchairs

The desire to sink into a cosy chair at the end of a long day should never be ignored – so choose your seat with style and comfort in mind. Whether you want to curl up with a book and a throw, or gossip around the...

Bold floral cushions

Add a pop of colour to a sofa with these bright and uplifting cushions with floral patterns.

1. 45cm Miami orange cushion, $45.50 from Madras Link.
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Toile Joy

It all began in France in the late 18th century, but today Toile de Jouy, a fabric with bucolic scenes, is often simply called toile. It’s still popular and very elegant and easy to find in a variety of patterns and...

Clever Storage Ideas

We visit a lot of houses in the course of putting together Country Home Ideas and we love seeing all the smart ways that homeowners solve their storage dilemmas. Here are five of the best we’ve seen.

1. Can’t...

Scottie Dog Love

The Scottish Terrier became popular at the turn of last century as the face of Black and White Scotch Whisky. This mischievous, stubborn and adorable breed has proved popular ever since.

Australian author May...

Hoist the Flag

Make a statement at home and show your favouritism. Here are five of the best cushions we’ve found.

1. Arts & Craft cushion with embroidery and appliqué (50cm square), $89 from The French Boathouse....

Flower arrangements

There’s more to arranging flowers than just artfully putting them in a vase. The most memorable ones are perfect for their setting. Here are five of the best we’ve found over the years.

1. Old-fashioned...

Typography

Graphic lettering is all the rage and here are some of the best examples we’ve found.

1. Cotton canvas Vintage Bus Scroll from Whiteport, $749.95 –...