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  • A cool change calls for cosy interiors

    A cool change calls for cosy interiors

    The right furniture, fabrics and lighting can transform a chilly home into a warm and inviting retreat.  According to King Living, creating a new look for autumn/winter can be as simple as introducing texture and layers to existing interiors, with some warmer accents to maintain a contemporary feel.

  • Choosing the right tableware for any occasion

    Choosing the right tableware for any occasion

    Creating a memorable dining experience goes beyond food and service. Tableware has proven to be an essential part of food enjoyment with ‘plating’ now a common term thanks to our appetite for TV cooking shows. Villeroy & Boch marketing manager, Francesca Caleffi recommends taking into account your signature recipes and entertaining habits when selecting tableware, to ensure every meal is presented in style.

Traditional motifs for modern occasions

Tuesday, 01 March 2016 in Villeroy & Boch

Traditional motifs for modern occasions

Escape from modern day stresses and create a sense of tranquillity at home with the new Villeroy & Boch collections, For Me and Floreana. Presenting modern shapes and designs for a sense of calm and relaxation, the tableware makes a perfect partner for leisurely breakfasts or afternoon tea.

iPort launches new Surface Mount

Tuesday, 01 March 2016 in Amber Technology

iPort launches new Surface Mount

Technology integration in residential, commercial and industrial applications is now standard. This is evident with the extensive penetration of tablets such as Apple iPad in homes and offices, as well as shops, schools, hotels, restaurants, hospitals, medical centres and even on construction sites. Since its release in 2010, Apple has sold over 250 million iPads worldwide . Paired with the shift towards home automation, iPort recognised the need to enhance the usability and accessibility of smart devices like the iPad.

New designs for metro living

Tuesday, 01 December 2015 in King Living

New designs for metro living

When styling apartments and urban living spaces, it’s critical to source functional furniture that can maximise the area available to create a sense of spaciousness. Even the latest designer apartments with open plan living can be enhanced with furniture that is as flexible as the floorplan. 

Sikkens’ solutions to common decking mistakes

Monday, 09 November 2015 in Sikkens

Sikkens’ solutions to common decking mistakes

The time to prepare the deck for summer is here, however there are many misconceptions around the best ways to maintain a timber deck. Tim Orbell from Sikkens Australia identifies common questions and provides solutions to ensure outdoor timber finishes and decks are in top condition for guests and outdoor entertaining this year.

Try before you buy with Sikkens

Tuesday, 01 March 2016 in Sikkens

Try before you buy with Sikkens

At this time of year, the rush to get the timber deck prepped and finished can be a stressful one. However, when it comes to choosing a coating, leading timber care brand Sikkens has made it stress-free with new sample pots for its Cetol BLX-Pro range.

Colour your kitchen

Monday, 01 February 2016 in Breville

 Colour your kitchen

Add colour and elegance to your kitchen with the Breville Smart Kettle™ Pure, now available in Black Sesame and Cranberry. Beautifully crafted using SCHOTT glass from Germany, rising bubbles and rolling, boiling water will capture everyone’s attention.

Stylish grilling with Villeroy & Boch

Friday, 29 January 2016 in Villeroy & Boch

Stylish grilling with Villeroy & Boch

Embrace the warm weather and celebrate the traditional Australian barbecue season with Villeroy & Boch’s new Ultimate BBQ collection. Whether enjoyed on the deck, on a sun lounge or standing in the garden, the collection is specially designed for the serving and enjoyment of a variety of popular barbecued foods.

One sofa, two rooms

Tuesday, 01 December 2015 in King Living

Turn the living room into a guest room

One sofa, two rooms

Finding a comfortable place for friends and family to sleep, as well as having a little personal space can be a challenge in small houses and apartments. The new Felix Studio Bed by King Living provides guests with a comfortable and spacious place to sleep, without compromising on interior style.