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Vanessa Jones

nordic style greenery
Room Decor

Embrace form and function with Nordic style

Nordic style (sometimes known as Scandi) focuses on minimalism, simplicity and functionality. It is often characterised by minimal styling, white walls, muted colour palettes and light wooden floors, which come together to deliver a popular interior design style that…

Types of Art

Splash out: watercolour art for every season

Watercolour art is perennially loved because it is not only beautiful but offers flexibility and dynamism. The transparency of the paint is especially appealing as it can deliver a wide range of effects and colour palettes; from bright and…

industrial interior design
Room Decor

Convert your space with industrial interior design

What is industrial interior design? Industrial interior design is a style that is informed, as the name suggests, by the factory look. Mainly comprising of sparse warehouses and industrial workshops and the items they contain, which are repurposed for…

contemporary art gemini
Art Ideas

It’s a sign! Contemporary art and your zodiac

Many ancient cultures and traditions have used star signs and the zodiac (also known as astrology) to provide wisdom, prophecy and guidance. Astrology has been dated to the 3rd millennium BC, with the Babylonians introducing the first organised system.…

maximalism artwork
Room Decor

Live life to the maximalism! Decor for the bold

What is maximalism? There are many people in the world that adore minimalist interior design. But there are just as many that find it bland and lacking in personality. Enter maximalism. Maximalism is an all out mixture of as…

famous landmarks in italy
Art Photography

23 famous landmarks – how many have you seen?

From ancient ruins to opulent buildings, how many of these famous landmarks can you tick off your “must see” list? Each one is steeped in interesting history and it goes without saying that where there’s history, there’s always a little…

Animal art for bedrooms
Art Ideas

Create a roar-some home zoo with animal art

Like animals, kids are often wild. If it’s not noisy or messy enough in your house as it is, why not create your very own zoo? Not a real one, of course, but one that looks great on your…

green colour combinations
Room Decor

Standout colour combinations: room by room

Without a doubt choosing the right colour combinations are a key factor in home decor. It’s that important first step that hinges all other aspects of design. It can be really hard choosing the right colour palettes for the…

floral patterns of tulips
Room Decor

Floral patterns are now trendy – goodbye chintz!

Chintz is outdated, heavy and overwhelming. When you think of floral patterns you’ll be forgiven for recalling your grandma’s busy flower curtains. But florals deserve a second chance! It’s time to reframe your thinking about floral patterns. Thankfully, modern…