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Interiors

How To

Interiors

How This First-Time Renovator Transformed Her Pint-Sized Melbourne Apartment

A tiny renovation (34 square metres, to be precise) – that packs a big punch!

Interiors

How To Upcycle A Timber Cabinet Into A Luxe Home Bar

Lucy's step-by-step guide, transforming a timber cabinet into a beautiful home bar, using Feast Watson's range of timber coat and care produ...
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One Room Wonders

A Timeless Heritage Bedroom Makeover

It's our final room makeover in this series! Watch us transform this traditional bedroom in a heritage home.
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One Room Wonders

A Classic, Colourful Kids Room Transformation

We transform a simple baby's bedroom, with Surround by Laminex wall panelling, and a playful injection of colour, pattern and texture!
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One Room Wonders

A Serene & Stylish Sitting Room Transformation

We transform a simple art deco room with Surround by Laminex wall panelling, a rich colour palette, and a mix of vintage and new design piec...
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One Room Wonders

A Contemporary Chic Bedroom Makeover

A gorgeous, achievable room transformation - in partnership with Surround by Laminex.

Building Better

Everything You Need To Know About Working With A Builder

Where do you find a good builder? How long will it take them to build my house? How much will it cost? We answer these FAQs more.

Interiors

Everything You Need To Know About Working With An Interior Designer

What does an interior designer do, and how much does a residential project cost? Here's everything you need to know, with info from leading
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Shopping

Keeping Your Home Clean and Clutter-Free, with Jenna Densten

The interior designer, educator and former contestant on The Block shares her top tips for keeping any home clean, tidy and clutter free –...

Interiors

A Natural, Textural Living Room Makeover

We teamed up with Koala furniture to transform a simple country weekender into a textured, tactile heaven. click through to see the transfor...

Building Better

The Best Building Materials For A Sustainable Home

From rammed earth to concrete, which building material is the most environmentally friendly? The answers may surprise you...

Sustainable Homes

How To Approach Interior Design, Sustainably!

From choosing the right materials, to improving energy efficiency, here’s everything you need to know about sustainable interior design -

Building Better

Everything You Need To Know About Installing Solar

The complete beginner's guide to installing solar power at home.

Creative People

How To Create Atmospheric Autumn Dinner Party Decor

With the release of her new book 'A Tree In The House', Annabelle Hickson shares her ideas for styling an autumnal dinner party at home.
Annabelle Hickson

Textiles

How To Make Wallpaper with 'Print Play'

A step-by-step guide to DIY screen-printed wallpaper, from Jess Wright and Lara Davies' brand new book!
Jessie Wright and Lara Davies.

How To

How To Make a Pinata with Kitiya Palaskas

Make an Evil Eye Piñata from the queen of craft's new book, 'Piñata Party'!
Kitiya Palaskas

How To

A Creative Christmas with Kikki K + The Design Files

Lucy shares wreath-making and other favourite Christmas traditions, in partnership with kikki.K.

Style It Make It

Building a Terrarium

Create a mini oasis of lush indoor greenery with our easy how-to, in partnership with Sheridan Australia.

The Design Files acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we work, the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to Elders past and present.

First Nations artists, designers, makers, and creative business owners are encouraged to submit their projects for coverage on The Design Files. Please email bea@thedesignfiles.net