Inspiration by Room Type

Eclectic decor - be inspired by art. Photo showing eclectic decor scheme with gallery wall.

What is Eclectic Home Decor?

  • Liana 
  • 6 min read

Ever wondered what eclectic home decor is? Find out all about eclectic decor and how to create this look. According to the dictionary definition of eclectic, it is an adjective which describes “deriving ideas, style, or taste from a broad and diverse range of sources”.

DIY bedroom makeover - whole room view of bed, bookshelf and chair. Hanging plants and fluffy rug.

DIY Home Decor Project – Girl’s Room to Teenage Retreat Makeover

  • Liana 
  • 1 min read

Everyone gets to the stage where they no longer want a themed kids room and want something a bit more grown up. This was the case for Promise – an eleven-year-old girl from South Australia. She previously had a Frozen themed room which she had had since she was 5 years old. Now a tween, nearly a teenager, she was due a makeover and she had a budget of $1000 to renovate her room however she wanted.

Chair upcycle project before and after photos. New fabric and spray painted matte black frame.

DIY Home Decor Project – Old chair upcycle

I am always thinking of what furniture I can upcycle next. This weekend I decided to upcycle a set of chairs we were given when we first moved to Australia. There was nothing wrong with the structure of the chairs, only the 80’s grey frame and salmon pink fabric had definitely seen better days (yuk).

Kaloorup Container Home front with cantilever container

Top 10 Container Homes in Australia

  • Liana 
  • 1 min read

Shipping containers are an innovative way to create a living space on a budget and in recent years, their popularity has grown greatly. Is it any wonder – with the cost of the average home in Australia being $660,800 – people must look for cheaper alternatives?