Amy Richardson 8:49am These useful apps will help you find design ideas, window shop, create decorating moodboards and choose artwork for your space... and they're all free.
Home Of The Week
Heather Nette King Concrete, clear lines and interactive technology give this family home a modernist bent.
Amy Richardson Check out these makeovers by homeowners who've kept their decorating budget in check, and those who've gone for a total blowout.
Cancer Medicines Fund
Anita McGrath I have loved ones who help me with the cost, but I can’t rely on their generosity forever.
Amy Richardson Because learning to macramé, weave and screen-print is now a cool way to spend your weekend.
Brooke McAlary On minimalism and other zen habits for your mind and home.
Amy Richardson Find inspiration galore in the colourful and creative feeds of these crafters.
Amy Richardson Experts in vintage style fill you in on the best ways to find that perfect mid-century sideboard or industrial floor lamp.
Amy Richardson Looks like Rattan has well and truly emerged from retirement.
Jenny Brown Life can be black and white if you want it to be, says interior designer Greg Natale.
Amy Richardson Clear the chaos with these expert tips and tricks for orderly bliss.
Inside her stylish pad
RACHEL CLUN Kirsten Dunst's $3 million New York apartment is on the rental market and it is one sweet pad.
Amy Richardson For many years the words‘feature wall’ struck fear into the heart of decorators, but things are turning around.
Amy Richardson Need some help with hanging an artwork, or prepping a cute floral centrepiece? The answers are online.
Andrea Romano Before planning another trip to the giant blue super-store, take a second look at all the stuff you already have and give 'em a grown-up upgrade.
Amy Richardson The return of mid-century style has come hand-in-hand with replica furniture companies selling cheap knock-offs of classic pieces. Are they making good design available to all, or fleecing the industry, the artists and the environment?
Christine Erickson Ever wanted to sleep in Dickens' house? Well, you can.
Amy Richardson These inspiring Australian women show us how to launch a creative career.
Amy Richardson You can easily make on-trend homewares for almost no cash; just get crafty.
Home of the week
Words & styling: Andrea Jones. Photography: Jennifer Soo A cottage in a quiet Sydney harbourside location gets an elegant facelift.
DOM KNIGHT A survey found that 48% of Australian men have placed items in their home to impress prospective partners. Dom Knight has tips for the other 52%.
Amy Richardson Pretty up your feed with some amazing flower porn.
Amy Richardson Add some style and personality to your home with these expert tips.
Green with envy
Jamie Durie Plants in coconut shells, plants in teapots, plants in saucepans... This is beautiful.
Marcus Lim Apparently, it's possible.
Liz Walters It's official, gardening's a trend among 20 to 30-somethings (it's almost as popular as going to bars). Liz Walters explains why she'd rather train a rose than drain a rosé.
Amy Richardson Here’s how to create a restorative oasis at home, no matter how petite the proportions of your outdoor space.
Amy Richardson Need some home inspiration? Check out these style saviours...
Missoni x Target
Let the countdown to delicious prints begin.
Erin Boyle Here's how you can make your rented abode feel like something a little more permanent.
Jamie Durie Terrariums are a perfect way to bring a touch of nature indoors, says Jamie Durie.
Mark White Minimalists are decluttering their lives - including possessions, work commitments and friendships to find happiness.
Sandy Smith You don’t need to spend a fortune to inject new life into your pre-loved kitchen.
Q&A with Sibella Court *Without covering it in chocolate bunnies and eggs.
Sandy Smith The key to a perfect kitchen is all in the planning.
Trisha Croaker Finding inspiration in an unorthodox roof form to give a tired old terrace light.
LIVIA GAMBLE Vogue has all the answers to what Sarah Jessica Parker's home looks like, plus 73 more.
Home of the week
Words and Styling by Amanda Talbot Curvaceous walls nestled among natural surroundings provide an intimate feel to this 1970s home.
Home design trends
Kim Palmer All the styles and colors we'll be seeing in furniture showrooms — and, ultimately, homes — in the months ahead.
DIY home apps
Cassy Small DIY home renovation has had a techno makeover. Put down your measuring tape, pick up your smartphone and get to work.
JUDITH IRELAND Why home design blogs are to 30-something women what fashion magazines are to teenage girls.
SIMONE MITCHELL If you're one of those wonderfully vague people who likes to leave things to the last minute, then Christmas is probably a bit of a nightmare for you. These handy hints may help you avoid the retail crush this year, and source some excellent gifts from the comfort of your own home.
Susan Redman We ask 10 of Australia's leading interior designers, architects, stylists and tastemakers to reveal what kind of tinsel, trinket or tree tickles their fancy.
Creating a classy but fun-filled Christmas starts with just one idea.
Susan Redman Get your home summer-ready with these six ways to create an inspiring place to relax and enjoy the company of friends and family.
Susan Redman Try these easy-to-do ideas to warmly welcome friends and family into your home.
Jessica Catcher When life hands you lemons, make Liz Lemon-ade.
Amanda Talbot Rustic simplicity meets tropical exuberance in this creative and colourful conversion.
Good genes or unlikely curse?
Kate Fridkis Beautiful women always get a mention but there's a lot more going on.
Nina Badzin The real reason couples like to double-date
Going the distance
RACHEL HILLS I don’t think marriage is inherently anti-feminist, but being married has made me more cynical of the way it is presented.
Sperm donor or 'dad'?
Paul van Reyk Paul van Reyk doesn't recall wanting to have children but has donated sperm to more than a dozen women.
Home of the week
Heather Nette King Clean lines and ’50s features combine beautifully to make a family home with space and grace.
Michelle Law Michelle Law reflects on her parent's relationship.
Lulu Le Vay Growing up with nine brothers makes it hard for a girl to find her soft side.
CLEM BASTOW "Women living in poverty are more at risk of experiencing family violence."
Pregnancy and childbirth
KASEY EDWARDS A drug-free vaginal birth is held up as the gold standard of female empowerment.
Foetal Alcohol Syndrome
Claire Duley A 22-year-old sufferer of foetal alcohol spectrum disorder opens up about what it's like to live with the disease.
Home of the week
Amanda Talbot It was only to be expected that an apartment inside a former hot spot of contemporary art would be quirky, colourful and fun.
Louise Carpenter Recovering alcoholic, Suzanne Harrington has written about her experience.