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Bright buffet makeover

Our office was working quite well storage-wise after we revamped it. Then I started working from home and suddenly the room was overrun with the supplies, equipment, paperwork and work-in-progress that comes with running a stationery business. As well as storage space, I...
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Studio tour

Weeee! I am so excited to share this with you. Lovely local photographer Mel Boulden was kind enough to do a shoot of me in my studio recently. I’m so happy to finally have some great shots to submit with the increasing...
Better Homes & Gardens Hang a shower caddy on an unused spot behind a door or on the side of a bookcase to create extra space for those stationery odds and ends that always get lost in drawers.
Working from home I need a dedicated home office. I imagine most people, though, only need enough space for a laptop to pay bills and check email and a bit of storage for paperwork and stationery. Converting a closet into an office...
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Simple Desktops

Ever looked for a new desktop wallpaper and only been able to find wavy gradient designs or landscape photography? So did Tom Watson, so he created Simple Desktops, a curated collection of fun, bold wallpapers. Head over there to get your new desktop – guaranteed...
Being obsessed with typography is kind of an occupational hazard of being a graphic designer. And since I’m all about decorating with your passions in mind, it was always going to feature in our home. Here are a few...
I’ve already covered the desk and shelves, so let’s turn around and take a look at the other side of my home office. Warning: you may need your sunglasses. See, told you it was bright. (Don’t ask about the fluoro...
When a room is small, storage is even more crucial. In our home office makeover we had to make all of the space work hard, which meant a traditional desk didn’t fit the bill. Instead, we hit up the...
Real Simple Ever find yourself with sad mateless studs floating in the bottom of your jewellery box? Give them a new life as pins on your noticeboard.
  Now that I am working a lot from home, a trestle table and teetering piles on the floor was just not going to cut it as a home office. (Be thankful you have been spared the true ‘before’ photo, above...