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how to care for a fiddle leaf fig

Easily keep your new Fiddle Leaf Fig alive!

The Fiddle Leaf Fig is such a popular house plant that many people would have owned one at some point. People always say how easy they are to grow and how little care they need, but there are some things you do need to consider keeping this popular house plant alive.  

how to care for a fiddle leaf fig

How much Light?

Make sure the Fiddle Leaf Fig is placed next to a window where it can access filtered sunlight. They love a lot of natural light, as long as it doesn’t touch the plant directly.

how to care for a fiddle leaf fig

Keep it clean

The statement leaves of this plant are big and beautiful. But, because of its size, they capture a lot of dust, and after a while, their beautiful green shiny leaves look dull. Simply grab a damp cloth and wipe them down.

how to care for a fiddle leaf fig

Water frequency

This Fiddle Leaf Fig needs watering once a week, but must have a pot that will allow for proper draining. This plant needs to completely dry out between watering. To tell if your Fiddle Leaf Fig needs more water, simply insert your finger a few centimetres into the soil. If it still feels a little damp, then wait a little longer until the soil dries out.

Try one of these great pots for your new Fiddle Leaf Fig

Here's why you should get a Fiddle Leaf Fig...

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how to care for a fiddle leaf fig
how to care for a fiddle leaf fig
how to care for a fiddle leaf fig
how to care for a fiddle leaf fig

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how to care for a fiddle leaf fig
how to care for a fiddle leaf fig
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen

Why everyone is talking about the Farmhouse Kitchen trend....

Simple touches of the farmhouse kitchen style have been popping up everywhere! This trending interior décor style allows you to use old signs, barrels, milk tins, crates and more to be upcycled into range hoods, lights, or even a kitchen island. The modern farmhouse style can be easily achieved by using antiques, restored or worn furniture with a touch of modern practicality and function.

But how do you achieve the perfect balance of modern and antique? Besides the obvious big farmhouse sink, we found the most beautiful and inspiring farmhouse kitchens that will

Add these your new Farmhouse Kitchen

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Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen

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Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Plants for your bathroom

These plants will thrive in your bathroom!

If you’re aiming to create a feeling that you’re showering in an outdoor oasis, then you’re in luck because it’s very much possible! Not only are plants the perfect way to soften up the hard tile look of a bathroom, but they will also bring life into that room.

There are certain plants that love the warm and dark corners of the bathroom and also require very little care! So, here are the “fool” proof plants that will create your jungle bathroom feel.

Plants for your bathroom
  1. Orchid
Plants for your bathroom

2. Boston fern

Plants for your bathroom

3. Zygocactus

Plants for your bathroom

4. Peace lily

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Plants for your bathroom

5. Snake plant

Plants for your bathroom

6. Bamboo

Plants for your bathroom

7. Ivy

Plants for your bathroom

8. Parlour Palm

Get inspired by these jungle oasis bathrooms

Plants for your bathroom
Plants for your bathroom
Plants for your bathroom
Plants for your bathroom
Plants for your bathroom
Plants for your bathroom
Plants for your bathroom
Plants for your bathroom

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Plants for your bathroom
bad decorating habits

Are you guilty of these decorating habits

Everyone wants to have that dream home! Whether it be a Pinterest or Instagram room you’ve been dreaming of. Maybe your friend just renovated their home, and now you’re motivated to update your “interior” game! These moments can either create amazing rooms or put your bad decorating habits on the show and turn your home into a mess! So, here are the terrible decorating habits that you need to avoid.

Start decorating with these TSI picks!

bad decorating habits

Matching everything

There’s a point before cohesive becomes an eyesore. Not everything has to match exactly, and an easy trick is to choose items from a colour scheme and bring them together. Unless your goal is an entire pink house.

bad decorating habits

Trying too many trends

Don’t mix it up and pick one style that you like. Don’t try and combine monochromatic with Scandinavian and Mid-Century all at once. Pick a trend and stick to it!

bad decorating habits

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Going over budget

Yes, this is really straightforward… Write a budget and stick to it, even if it takes a little longer to find all the items you want for your home.

bad decorating habits

Testing paint colours

You can buy paint samples, and you always should! Not doing this and simply just buying 5 litres of paint can turn into an expensive mistake.

bad decorating habits

Not planning where your art goes

Not pre-planning when your art will sit can make your house look really messy, even if you have perfectly styled the rest of your home. Laying the art out on the floor and planning where it all goes before you put a single nail in the wall will save you a lot of time and stress.

Get inspired by these beautifully decorated homes

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bad decorating habits
bad decorating habits
bad decorating habits
bad decorating habits
bad decorating habits
bad decorating habits
bad decorating habits

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The worst decorating habits
The worst decorating habits
organised home

You need these organisation items

If you have a little free time (let’s face it, we’re all not that busy), then it’s time to tidy up! Remember, as a kid, going to an “adult’s” house, and it would be spotless. Everything always had its place. Well, it’s because it’s organised or at least appear that way.

Just like any household project, you need the right tools to get it done properly, and this includes organising. Having the correct shelving size, containers, or tubs will make a difference in how efficient and effective your organisation will be. So, we hunted down all the storage items that every adult should own to make life a little bit tidier for you!

 Black Velvet Hanger

Acrylic Cosmetic Organizer Makeup Storage Case

Felt Bedside Storage Bag

Over the Door Hanging Storage Organizer

Bamboo Laundry Hamper

Collapsible Clothes Laundry Hamper

Rose Gold Hexagonal Desk Tidy

Airtight Food Storage Container Set

Refrigerator and Freezer Stackable Storage

Collapsible Clothes Laundry Hamper

Get inspired by these organised rooms!

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organised home
organised home
organised home
organised home

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Organisation items that every adult should own!
Organisation items that every adult should own!
indoor garden

Plant parents can thank us later!

If you’re like many of us, plants can be difficult to grow, even the ones that are said to be easy. I don’t even want to think about how much money I have spent over the years on new plants.

Out of all the different varieties, I would have to say succulents are the perfect plant for first-time plant parents. They are extremely hardy, require basically no care, and if you forget to water them, they will still thrive!

So, here are our 10 best plants for first-time plant parents.

easy plants to grow
  1. Agave
easy plants to grow

2. Aleo

easy plants to grow

3. Sempervivum 

4. Euphorbia Milii

easy plants to grow

5. Portulacaria Afra 

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6. Aeonium 

7. Sansevieria Trifasciata 

easy plants to grow

8. Echeveria

easy plants to grow

9. Haworthia

10. Sedum

Get inspired by these indoor gardens

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indoor garden
indoor garden
indoor garden
indoor garden

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10 plants for first-time plant parents
10 plants for first-time plant parents
selfcare ideas

Simple self-care ideas!

Creating a self-care routine can help increase your mood and create an overall healthy and happy life. The thing is, you don’t need to spend a ton of money or leave the comfort of your home to make yourself feel good. Making yourself a priority, even for an hour of the day, can completely turn it around. So, here are more than 10 self-care ideas you can do without leaving your home.

  1. Give yourself a pedicure or manicure
  2. Read a book
  3. Take a bath
  4. Order something online
  5. Make a face mask
  6. Netflix
  7. Take a nap
  8. Exercise
  9. Cook yourself a great meal
  10. Wear an outfit that makes you feel amazing
  11. Declutter your home
  12. Do your hair and makeup

These book are great for extra ideas!

selfcare ideas
selfcare ideas
mood bosting decor

Get in a better mood!

Have you ever walked into a room and all of a sudden felt flat? Do you know that your interior can affect your mood?

On a daily basis without realising it, we are influenced by our surroundings and home. Using  mood-boosting décor in your home office, living room, or bedroom can make your home feel like a place you want to be.

So, here are some simple ways you can create a mood-boosting environment:

Decor that will add to your mood

How to create Mood-Boosting Decor

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Symmetry

Adding symmetry to a room makes it calm and pleasing on the eye.

How to create Mood-Boosting Decor

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Minimalist (clutter causes stress)

We have all heard that cutter in your home can cause you stress and anxiety. That is why creating a minimalist home is a great start to create a stress-free and happy home.

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Light

Make sure there is plenty of natural light that can enter the living room, bedroom, or office. Don’t block it by putting large, heavy furniture in front of windows and, if possible, use sheer curtains.

How to create Mood-Boosting Decor

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Colour

Add splashes of colour around the home! Use happy colours that are bright and warm like yellow (the most popular happy colour), orange, pink, and red.

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Flowers and plants

Certain plants, such as lavender, are perfect for relaxing, so adding plant and brightly coloured flowers can help improve your mood.

mood bosting decor
mood bosting decor