Author Archives: silkinteriors

Freshen up your living room without breaking the bank

A comfy living room couch and coffee table

For most families treat, the living room is the heart of their home. This is the place where they socialise and relax. When you spend a lot of time in your living room, you can fast grow tired of its look and the decor, but what can you do when you can’t afford a total remodel? Here are some design tips that are super effective and budget-friendly.

Let’s talk tables: round, square, rectangular or oval, which dining table are you?

Dining Table Set and ready for dinner

Square, round, rectangular; timber, glass, concrete, marble? Your dining table is a significant purchase, and the options on offer can seem to hinder, rather than help. Get it right and you’ll be the host with the most for years to come, get it wrong and you’ll be cramming guests at a too-tight table you can […]

The secret of styling your home like a Parisian

Parisian apartment - a view through the window

The allure of Parisian homes lies in their enticing design that exudes elegance worthy of French royalty. Sophisticated, but not over the top, harmonious, but certainly not boring, Parisian style features a vintage beauty with a modern twist. Designing like a Parisian will help you give your home a luxurious, chic look along with your […]

Benefits of laminate flooring for your home

laminate flooring

In this week’s guest post from blogger Melissa Hamler, we look at the beauty and simplicity of laminate flooring. Laminate flooring, also known as ‘floating wood tile’ is a synthetic flooring product with numerous layers that are fused together with the help of lamination process. Why do people choose laminate flooring? Reasonable cost: This flooring […]

Which wall should you choose for your feature wall?

Larksong Wallpaper in a Bedroom

Choose the wall that makes the maximum impact when you walk into the room. If you’re paying good money to create a feature wall with one of our stunning wallpaper designs, you want to make sure it grabs maximum attention. The don’ts when it comes to choosing your feature wall Here are some don’ts: Don’t […]

Jungle Fever

Jungle Fever - Rubber Plant Print

Bring a jungle vibe into your home Deep greens, luscious accessories, tropical prints and a touch of the exotic help bring the jungle trend in interior decorating to life. Here we show you a few ways to bring the jungle into your home, without having to restyle your whole house. Table lamps for a touch […]