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Inside Out November 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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in this issue

2 min.
finding christmas joy within the chaos

Christmas is a time for... panicking. But also joy, as well as planning, and cooking, and sipping, and sleeping. The secret is going through all those things in the right order. I’m a planner (no surprises there), but even I lose my way some weeks in December. The thing is, I like everything to be just right, and that takes time and care. To help you get on the front foot, we’ve given you loads of inspiration to have your home feeling festive. Whether you go for a more natural look, or like it luxe, Jono Fleming’s feature on page 42 will have you hanging stockings (metaphorically, obviously) in no time. Once your home looks the part with twinkling lights and a decorative flourish on the door, I promise, it’s much easier…

1 min.

check us out... here’s what you’ll find this month at our online home moving house? Share the moments that give you that #newhomefeeling using this hashtag and @insideoutmag personalise your bathroom with the latest tech buys how much should your bathroom renovation cost? 5 luxe laundry picks you didn’t know you needed how to choose a washing machine stay connected... PHOTOGRAPHY: DEREK SWALWELL, ANSON SMART. STYLING: RACHEL VIGOR, MARIA DYONIZIAK, JONO FLEMING. DESIGN: AUSTIN DESIGN ASSOCIATES, AUSTINDESIGN.COM.AU, GREEN APPLE INTERIORS & DESIGN, GREENAPPLEID.COM.AU. LUXE LAUNDRY: IMAGE COURTESY OF HENLEY, HENLEY.COM.AU…

1 min.
in case you missed it...

WINNING PIN! This sun-filled wet zone, complete with a picturesque view over Gordons Bay and striking floor tiles from Teranova Tiles, was definitely worth pinning. Kylie from Designbx shared her top tips on where to splurge and where to save when moving into a new home – pinching pennies never looked so stylish. reader spotlight @raniengineer’s daughter Elie looks right at home in her new bedroom! Share pics of your new home journey with us by tagging #newhomefeeling and @insideoutmag. most double-tapped Josh and Elyse have been the breakout stars of The Block – their picture-perfect bathroom was your fave shot on Instagram this month. IN YOUR NEWS FEED The top tip to creating a timeless kitchen? Nailing the colour combo, duh. Our eight picks, from classic white to exposed brick and concrete, made up the most popular…

1 min.
side table & vase

1 SCANDI APPEAL why it works: All white simplicity meets organic cork and textural ceramic Menu ‘Folded’ vase , $240, Top3 By Design, top3.com.au. ‘Bradley Hooper’ side table , $380, Dowel Jones, doweljones.com. 2 ELEMENTAL why it works: Earthy tones meet metallic hardware for a handsome duo ‘Oxidised’ brass vases , from $139 each, BoConcept, boconcept.com. Stellar Works ‘Lunar’ side table , from $845, Living Edge, livingedge.com.au. 3 ROUND & ROUND why it works: Make a style statement with bold curves ‘Circle’ vase , from $270, A.C.V. Studio by Anna Varendorff, acvstudio.com. ‘Arch’ side table , NZD$585, Douglas & Bec, douglasandbec.com. PHOTOGRAPHY: (MAIN) MAREE HOMER. STYLING: (MAIN) VANESSA COLYER TAY…

1 min.
desert daze

‘Clean & Protect’ low sheen interior paint in Top Shot, $62.50/4L, British Paints, britishpaints.com.au. ‘Eggshell Acrylic’ paint in Jeep, $97.66/4L, Porter’s Paints, porterspaints.com. ‘Clean & Protect’ low sheen interior paint in Green Relic, $62.50/4L, British Paints, as before. ‘Clean & Protect’ low sheen interior paint in Made Up, $62.50/4L, British Paints, as before. ‘Wash&Wear’ low sheen interior paint in Ellen Half, $38.90/1L, Dulux, dulux.com.au. For more of our favourite trends, visit insideout.com.au/products/trends . PHOTOGRAPHY: SIBYLLE PIETREK/LIVING4MEDIA. PAINT COLOUR MAY VARY ON APPLICATION…

3 min.
wooden toys

Noc Noc organic wooden ring stacker DESIGNER: Heather Norris After she and her family moved from bustling Sydney to picturesque Lennox Heads on the NSW north coast, designer Heather was less than inspired while Christmas shopping for her niece, which led her to ask: “Where can I find high-quality, natural and non-toxic toys online that are beautiful and sustainable?” Noc Noc was born in January 2015, starting with imported handmade products, but soon making its own toys with the idea of crafting future heirlooms as the key creative driver. Heather’s partner Simon has even taken on the role of Head Toy Maker after finishing up a full-time role. “We now have a successful small business that surprises us daily,” says Heather. The stacker, and indeed all of the toys, are handcrafted in…