Posts tagged as "Décor ideas"

Posted by the trend stalker on 7th March 2013

Starting Out: Adding Personal Decor Touches to Your Rented Space

The starting out series of posts is something that was added to this blog last year as a means to give advice to first-time homeowners or people moving out of  home and into their first place.  This week we’re adding personal touches to rented space. Modern Kitchen design by Los Angeles Architect Daly Genik

Posted by the trend stalker on 21st February 2013

Home Office | Beyond The Fundamentals

Most would argue that four walls and a roof make a house and that the addition of personality and character makes this house a home. But that starting off  point with the house is the most fundamental step to making a home. With this logic in mind I’ve put together a bit of a roadmap […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 8th January 2013

Rooms That Speak to You

Happy New Year! I’m glad you chose to join this little nook of the Internet in its second year of interior décor trend-stalking and appreciation. If it’s your first time here: welcome, take your shoes off and kick back.  A big thank you to the lovely Carmen for keeping this here blog ticking during the […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 12th July 2012

Adding A Crafts Room to an Empty Nest

A few weeks ago I started a discussion on what parents have been known to do with their houses once the children leave the nest. An empty nest can also be that period when relatively newlyweds move into their first home, they don’t have children yet and aren’t planning to for at least another five […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 28th June 2012

Empty Nesting Ideas

If your parents are anything like mine, then I assume that the first time you came home from university or your gap year you found that your bedroom was turned into a room of leisure. All your memories, posters, all 20 stuffed animals packed away lovingly and a massage chair facing a flat plasma screen, […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 20th June 2012

The Bedside Act

I think we can all agree that the most important part of the bedroom is the bed, which is after all the whole point of the room. You go in, you sleep. Then at other times (especially in colder months) rugs join the list of important bedroom features. Or as I call them: bedroom essentials. […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 19th June 2012


My favourite part of writing this blog isn’t the trends or reading up on new furniture sanding techniques (though those two aspects also make me happy). My favourite part of researching for this blog isn’t really reading all the design trend forecasts from my favourite chic nooks of the internet. What I like is looking […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 14th June 2012

Putting Your Passage to Work

Most of us don’t have enough space in our homes, which is why the series of posts with essential advice for small spaces I’ve put together in the past have been necessary. Tricks like paint colours that make a room look bigger, storage and furniture are always helpful. Passages (or hallways) are an often ignored […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 31st May 2012


I always look for design inspiration in all places. I’m known to haunt showrooms, open houses and friends’ new flats in search of design excellence and inspiration to write a know-it-all blog post. Style of any kind is a journey of discovery and is best shared, hence this little nook of ours. I thought I […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 18th April 2011

Winter trends you’ll want to snuggle up to

It’s that time of year, you know the drill – the days get shorter, the nights get chillier and you find yourself lovingly staring at @home’s and Woolworths’s window displays, seriously considering buying a faux fur throw for your bed or favourite sofa. Okay, maybe that’s just me… even if you’re not longing for faux […]