Category: Inside & Out

Island Home: Walk In Style

How to make your villa stand out
First impressions matter, so the saying goes. The moment you enter someone’s house your first impression tells you whether or not you are going to like it. What hits you first? Is it the size of the room or the furniture? Perhaps the colour scheme or the how light the room is. There are many things that can influence your decision.
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Island Home: How To Plan & Start A Home Decorating Project


This is going to be exciting, but where to start? Ask yourself, are you after a simple refresh or an entirely new look for your home? Either way you are going to need a plan…and a budget. The easiest option and the cheapest is to give your home a new lick of paint. If your furniture is modern go for a neutral colour, if it is oldie worldly go for a colour of which there are infinite choices, and of course, you can mix your own colours. Continue reading

Island Home: Sleep, Perchance To Dream

You are going to spend a lot of time in the bedroom whether sleeping or relaxing so comfort comes before all else. That requires one thing, a comfortable bed, meaning mattress. If you are starting from scratch and on a budget spend 60% of your budget on your bed, after all, it will be the centerpiece of your bedroom and where you will spend most of your time. Continue reading