DIY advice

Nine creative ideas for an unused fireplace

Turn your underrated out-of-use fireplace into a spot to flex your styling cred with these DIY ideas 

Low-tech ways to keep your home warm over winter

Now winter is officially here, it's time to start thinking about keeping your home cosy. Here's some easy and economical ways to keep you and your home warm so you can spend money on more important things like new cushions

How to make a soy wax candle

Lumira Fragrances director Almira Armstrong's step-by-step to making luxury soy wax scented candles 

Why we should give terrariums another shot

Turns out we've been doing it all wrong

How Megan Morton does winter

Stylist Megan Morton shares how she makes the most of winter

Retro cool: weaving artist Natalie Miller

Natalie Miller is one of a growing number of artistic folk reviving the 1970s craft of macramé and loom weaving. Having just completed world’s largest macramé chandeliers for luxury Hong Kong retail precinct, Pacific Place, and finished up collaboration with Australian fashion design label Romance Was Born— she's clearly onto something

Eight of Australia's best DIY workshops

From sewing classes and reupholstering chairs to spoon carving and resin casting, here's where to get your DIY on

14 simple cleaning tricks neat-freaks swear by

Self-confessed clean freak and wardrobe organiser to the Hollywood's A list, Lisa Adams shares her top tactics for keeping house 

How to hold on tight to your renovating dream

Megan Morton's guide to surviving your renovation in one piece and getting (mostly) everything you want 

Three unlikely ways to ease the pain of a party clean-up

Now the dust has settled and you've slept off the hangover, it’s time to assess the clean-up ahead