Alloyed Forces

Thursday, 15 January 2015 23:20
Metal tapware, handles and light fittings bring a touch of glamour to any bathroom or kitchen. Whether your preferred aesthetic is contemporary minimalism or ornate traditional, metal fixtures will imbue your space with a sense of sophistication, writes Lara Bailey. While gilded taps and handles may conjure images of a…

On The Table

Thursday, 15 January 2015 23:20
As part of the Villeroy & Boch dynasty, Isabelle von Boch is tableware royalty. Lara Bailey spoke with the décor and styling expert about all things dinner parties ahead of her recent tour of Australia. Whether it’s on a chilly winter’s night or a balmy summer evening, a dinner party…

The 2015 Kitchen Scene

Thursday, 15 January 2015 23:19
If this is the year for your brand new kitchen, you’ll need to be well-versed on what’s hot – and what’s not – in products and design. Lara Bailey looks at the trends dominating stylish Melbourne kitchens this year. Having a new kitchen built is an exciting prospect – it’s…

The Art of Preserving

Tuesday, 12 August 2014 00:39
Preserving food is a time-honoured method for reducing waste and increasing the lifespan of vegetables, fruits and meats. The techniques for preserving food include drying, freezing, pickling and smoking, and with a lesson or two from an expert, you too can learn the skills of preserving, writes Lara Bailey. In…

Kitchen Connoisseur

Thursday, 10 July 2014 02:17
Designing a kitchen to not only suit your aesthetic sensibilities, but also tick all the right practical boxes, can be difficult. Alexandra Brocklehurst chats with a kitchen product expert to find out her tips for personalising your kitchen space. The kitchen is, more often than not, said to be the…

Same Same But Different...

Thursday, 10 July 2014 02:17
Since she was runner-up on MasterChef’s debut season in 2009, Poh Ling Yeow’s cooking career has been on an upward trajectory. Lara Bailey and Jemmah Kelly speak with the ever-popular cook about her new book, her favourite recipes and her tips for budding master chefs.

Back To Nature

Thursday, 10 July 2014 02:16
Creating a brand new kitchen and bathroom that will retain a chic aesthetic for years to come is no easy feat, but warm, natural finishes and a minimalistic design make the goal achievable. Lara Bailey explores the benefits of going back to nature in the kitchen and bathroom. Fortunately, major…

The Conscientious Kitchen

Thursday, 16 January 2014 01:33
If you’re planning your next kitchen design or renovation, then read on! Jemmah Kelly investigates how to create a kitchen that will provide you with comfort and enjoyment, year after year.  A kitchen can be a beautiful focal point in your home, but when a kitchen is poorly designed, cramped,…

Members of Cabinet

Thursday, 16 January 2014 01:33
Storage is of the greatest importance in any home, especially when it comes to the kitchen. You can keep your kitchen looking neat and tidy year-round by cleverly installing cabinets and adopting tricks for all your storage needs. Bojana Lazarevska provides you with a guide to kitchen cabinetry and explains…

Belle Cucine

Thursday, 16 January 2014 01:33
Italian kitchen company Scavolini has been creating beautiful kitchens for decades, and the business has taken its unique design aesthetic around the world. Lara Bailey discovers the history of the iconic brand. When enterprising brothers Valter and Elvino Scavolini established a kitchen company in 1961, they could not have foreseen…

Gettin' Fridgy With It

Thursday, 16 January 2014 01:33
Choosing the right fridge means selecting a model that suits your home, family, budget and lifestyle. Lara Bailey chats with an industry expert to discover his top tips when it comes to fridge shopping. While there are certain features that most of us look for in a fridge – adequate…
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