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Interior design tips and tricks to transform your home in 2017

Unfortunately there is no interior design rule book, or home decor bible for us all to follow when styling our homes, but this does mean that we all have much more freedom in creating a space that is truly unique and reflective of our own individual style. With so much "creative rope" to work with it can be hard to know where to start so we've put together a few tips a tricks as a guide to help you get started.

1. Invest in a good rug. Rugs give warmth, texture, and colour to a...


DIY wrapping paper for the festive season!

We know we're getting excited about Christmas a little early (again) but we just can't contain our excitement for the festive season, and we're strong believers that you can never be too prepared! With this in mind, we thought we'd share with you some great DIY wrapping paper ideas that will keep you and your kids busy over the holidays and add an extra level of thought to your gift giving this Christmas. Here's our top 6:

1. Lemon stamp - Grab a lemon and cut in in half as shown in the picture below (if you don't have a...


Terrarium Care 101

Caring for your terrarium can be tricky for some, but if you keep your plant in the right location and provide it with a good balance of water and indirect sunlight your plant with thrive. The following simple tips should ensure you're terrarium grows strong and healthy for years to come.

The first thing to understand is that terrarium plants prefer the indoors. They thrive in warmer locations, somewhere with plenty of indirect sunlight such as the kitchen, bathroom or lounge room. Terrarium plants do not like direct sunlight which means while the window ledge...


Caring for your air plant...

Air plants take their food and water through their leaves (not their roots like other plants), and thus require no soil and very little watering, drawing nutrients from the air. Even though air plant can survive on little to no water, they may still require the occasional water to keep them looking healthy and green. When watering your air plant there are a few things to note:

  1. It is best to spray your air plant with a mist of water from a spray bottle...


"How to" guide for Hanging Light Bulb Terrariums

This page will give you step by step instructions for creating the perfect hanging light bulb terrarium from your hanging terrarium pack!

The steps for creating the hanging terrariums are slightly different to that of our other terrariums - Instructions for creating the other terrariums can be found in under the heading "Recent Articles" on this page.

 

INSTRUCTIONS

Your Bowen & Kenneth hanging terrarium pack should include the following:

1x small bag of pebbles

1x low maintenance air plant

1x Bowen & Kenneth hanging light bulb vase

 

STEP ONE:

Prepare your...