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Inside Out February 2017

Australia's best interiors magazine, Inside Out delivers inspiring homes, clever design ideas and practical decorating solutions. Discover the latest homewares trends, stunning outdoor spaces, and what's new for the living room, kitchen, bathroom and garden.

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6 Issues

in this issue

2 min.
painting, fixing, building – we’re doing our diy bit

We’re an active lot. According to some recent stats, roughly 8.4 million Australians did some kind of renovation in 2016. That’s a LOT of Saturdays spent at Bunnings (not to mention sausage sizzles), paint swatches on walls and trips to the local homemaker HQ agonising over tiles for the new laundry. It also shows that we Aussies are committed to having homes to which we’ve added a personal touch. So, of course, we want to make sure you get the best advice. In our second annual Expert Issue, we’ve rounded up the best of the best when it comes to flooring, paint, kitchens, gardens (and the rest), so you can make those changes with confidence. As a semi-experienced renovator, it often surprises me where people get stuck in the process, and…

3 min.
our experts

architecture Andrew Benn Andrew is a registered architect and director of Benn + Penna Architecture, an award-winning consultancy specialising in residential projects, small-to-medium scale commercial fit-outs and public spaces. In 2014, Benn + Penna was honoured with the NSW Architecture Award for its Balmain Houses, one of the highest accolades for architecture in the state. Andrew lives in Sydney with his wife, Alice, and young daughter, Phoebe. kitchen Travis Dean With a background as an experienced cabinetmaker, Travis co-founded Cantilever Interiors in 2006 and has spent 10 years producing custom-made kitchens and joinery for some of Australia’s most respected architects and developers. In 2010, the company launched a range of chic pre-designed kitchens, made by hand in Melbourne and shipped around Australia. flooring Shelley Craft Carpet Court ambassador Shelley Craft is well-known as a popular television presenter and…

1 min.
in case you missed it...

WINNING PIN! Less is more (or so it seems) for our Pinterest followers, who couldn’t get enough of this minimalist living room. The ‘quality not quantity’ design by Georgiana Quinn reached over 100k impressions. With Greenery announced as Pantone’s 2017 Color Of The Year, it was no surprise that our styling dos and don’ts article on the trend was our top tweet of the month. reader spotlight How cosy is this guest bedroom? Brilliant work @paula_power – although your visitors won’t ever want to leave! Don’t forget to share your pictures with us using the hashtag #sharemystyle. most double-tapped Beautiful timber cladding won over our Instagram followers this month, with the Noosa beach house from our January issue scoring 3760 likes. IN YOUR NEWS FEED 11 top kitchen designs proved irresistible for our Facebook friends, who now have…

1 min.
subtle art

Peace and quiet comes easily in this bedroom scene. Shades of white elevate the Monique Lovering artworks, which have inspired this set of pale and delicate tones. If you want to start softly with colour, this is a pretty palette to try. ‘Wash&Wear’ low sheen interior paint in Missouri Mud, $45.90/1L, Dulux, dulux.com.au. ‘Wash&Wear’ low sheen interior paint in Terrace White $38.90/1L, Dulux, as before. ‘Endure’ low sheen interior paint in Grey Cliff, $83.95/4L, Taubmans, taubmans.com.au. ‘Clean & Protect’ low sheen interior paint in Peace Flower, $57.50/4L, British Paints, britishpaints.com.au. ‘Endure’ low sheen interior paint in Cotton Ball, $83.95/4L, Taubmans, as before. ‘Clean & Protect’ low sheen interior paint in Chilled Champagne, $57.50/4L, British Paints, as before . For more of our favourite trends, visit insideout.com.au/products/trends. PHOTOGRAPHY: (MAIN) FELIX FOREST. STYLING: (MAIN) CLAIRE DELMAR. PAINT COLOUR MAY VARAY…

1 min.
olive, stone & white

1. ‘Palissade’ armchair, $503, Hay, hayshop.com.au. 2. Serax ‘Trapped’ vase, $59, The Minimalist, theminimalist.com.au. 3. Hem ‘Pelto’ cushion, $85, District, district.com.au. 4. Normann Copenhagen ‘Analog’ magazine rack, $200, BYMR, bymr.com.au. 5. ‘Indi’ pendant light, from $1320, Articolo Architectural Lighting, articoloarchitecturallighting. com.au. 6. Asplund ‘Nati Tati’ table, $2950, Great Dane, greatdanefurniture.com. 7. Hem ‘ Lift Six’ shelf, $1012, District, as before. 8. Trusco toolbox, NZ$69, Everyday Needs, everyday-needs.com. 9. ‘Wash&Wear’ interior paint in Spinach Green, $85.90/4L, Dulux, dulux.com.au. ‘Clean & Protect’ interior paints in Set In Stone, $57.50/4L, and Love Note, $56.90/4L, British Paints, britishpaints.com.au. 10. Flat sheet in Dove Grey, $180/queen, In Bed, inbedstore.com. 11. Normann Copenhagen ‘Acrobat’ light, $595, BYMR, as before.…

1 min.
modern weave

1. Verso ‘Lastu’ basket, $350/assorted set of 3, Norr:Design, norrdesign.com.au. 2. Colonel ‘Straw’ pendant light, £190, Tea And Kate, teaandkate.co.uk. 3. Artek ‘Y61’ stool, $1240, Anibou, anibou.com.au. 4. Design House Stockholm ‘Air’ wardrobe, $3199, Vincent Design Supply, vincentdesign.com.au. 5. Lexon ‘Hybrid’ radio, $250, Design Mode International, designmode.com.au. 6. Design House Stockholm ‘Wick’ chair, $1099, Vincent Design Supply, as before. 7. Clyde ‘Safari’ baseball cap, $285, Playa By Lucy Folk, (02) 9130 3666. 8. Ringvide ‘Weave’ cabinet, from $13,255, Criteria, criteriacollection.com.au. 9. ‘Pink Diamonds’ runner, $149, Arro Home, arrohome.com. 10. Petite bottle, €60, Helene Lefeuvre, helenelefeuvre.tictail.com.…