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By Clive Smith - Budget Self Pack Containers After the stress and excitement of moving has died down, you’re probably left with a bunch of moving boxes just laying around. And whilst the initial response is to simply ‘clean up the mess’, there’s actually a lot of fun and creative uses for leftover moving boxes to clear that clutter of brown chaos. You don’t need to be a mastermind either to make these creative solutions work. Whether it’s for family entertainment with the kids, or a DIY project you can get done yourself there’s many ways you can turn useless into useful...

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Emma Hayes is a New Zealand based designer. Her collections of wallpapers, cushions, throws and artwork stand out with their strong design watercolour effects.   These pieces have great light and shade as the colour fades and their strong yet whimsical feel plays out in their textural look within each design. After seeing Emma's work in several places I wanted to know a little but more,  so we asked her a few quick questions, read on to see her answers below.   River and Tidal Wallpaper   Who is Emma Hayes Studio? EH - We are a New Zealand based design practice that primarily works across a range of textile projects....

Black Book Diaries, Interior Design, Latest News, Renovation /

Interior Design: Black Book Listings - Homewares, Tiles, Architects & Furniture With the school holidays still on and the kids at home everything moves slowly. In Sydney its very cold so we spend most of our time indoors. Its gives me lots of time to read interiors magazines and find great new products to add to the directory. So this week our listings again come from Interior Designers Little Black Books. They can be small or large businesses all offering their own unique spin on the world of interior design, architecture, home improvements and renovation. You must click-through the links to check out the great...

General, Interior Design, Interior Design Magazines, Latest News, Within The Pages /

[tps_header] Interior Design Magazines: Within The Pages of  Vogue living July / August July 2015 Right from the beginning this magazine jumps off the shelf. The rich green interiors of designer Agnes Emery's Marrakech home on the cover draws you in and there are many more to excite and inspire. The round-up of Milan 2015 is plenty and the many finds within are intriguing. I have to say my favourite was the interior fit out on page 140 showing fine design and respect for the history of the home, I found lots of ideas for a future project I have. Grab a copy...


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