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Easy Tips for Your Outdoor Living Space

With the summer months fast approaching, it’s time to pack away those blankets and start thinking about our outdoor living spaces. These areas get a little neglected during winter and now is the perfect time to spruce them up before the entertaining season starts.

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The Designer’s Guide to Storage

It’s so easy for a house to become overrun with clutter, and there’s some great storage solutions on the market to help organise your space. But if you think about your storage needs in the planning stages of a renovation, you can take advantage of often underutilised space.

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Best Indoor Plants for Queenslanders

Best Indoor Plants for Queenslanders

As a small child I ate a poisonous indoor plant which I think is the reason that for so many years I was very anti the indoor plant and didn’t realise the positive impact plants for offices and houses have on people. But alas I have come around and even find myself hunting down the… Read more »

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Is Mid-Century Here to Stay?

Interior Design Inspo

I recently had a chat to Houzz about Mid-Century Modern Design and its influences on Australian Interiors.

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Celebrating American Style

It’s the 4th of July – American Independence day and to celebrate I wanted to share four great rooms by American Interior Designers that I love.

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CG Design Studio’s Adelaide St House Recognised by Houzz

Houzz interior design article

Less than one year in and CG Design Studio has already won its first major recognition! I am thrilled to announce that we are one of a select few design firms to receive a Best of Houzz 2015 award for Design. The recognition reflects our popularity amongst the 25 million users that make up the… Read more »

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Trends

Brisbane Interior Design Trends

Earlier this week The Australian posted an article that outlined writer Claire Carponen’s predictions for top interior design trends of 2015 (you can read the article here). I found it interesting that the article had actually been syndicated from The Times in the United Kingdom.

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Natural, Neutral and Classic

Brisbane Interior Design Trends

For many of us out there, Christmas is all about the wrapping, decorations and table settings. Sure, we love time spent with family and friends and the whole peace and joy thing. But if you’re anything like me, the excitement of being able to go a little over the top with seasonal ornamentation is too… Read more »