Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Quick Tips: Wallpaper

Introducing wallpaper into your home can transform and elevate it from ordinary to phenomenal. At Coco Republic Interior Design, creating a well thought out design scheme means crafting each room’s… Read More.

Jessica T

On Trend: Wild Wallpaper

Wallpaper has become a staple in the contemporary and traditional Australian home. From a design perspective, wallpaper provides instant gratification. A brilliant update for a room that needs a touch of personality or… Read More.

Caitlan N

How To: Styling Your Rental Home

Gone are the days where renting a house or apartment limited your sense of style. Lifestyle is often a big factor in the rent vs buy debate and with no… Read More.

Max Sparrow

Wallpaper: Pattern on Pattern

I love to add interest in an interior with beautiful wallpaper and my number one rule is; patterns don’t have to match. One of the best ways to mix patterns with… Read More.


Five Minutes With: Helen Lennie of Signature Prints

Working with textiles and playing with pattern and colour is often one of the most exciting aspects of working in the design industry. I had the opportunity to speak with… Read More.

Alexandra D

Walls That Talk

When Porter’s Paints asked me to create a series of striped wallpapers for them, I welcomed it as a chance to extend my love of bold colours and patterns into… Read More.

Greg Natale

Trove Wallpaper

Originally inspired by New York’s 100 year old flower market in the middle of Manhattan, Trove wallpaper is striking yet delicate, often with repeats over 3m high and 2m wide.… Read More.


Anna Spiro launches Hand Painted Wallpaper for Porter’s Paints

I popped in for breakfast at Porter’s Paints yesterday to meet Brisbane designer Anna Spiro who is launching her new hand painted wallpaper collection. Such a stunning range of bright,… Read More.


Loving the New Azzurro Collection from Elitis

After the recent unveiling of the new Elitis Collections for 2012 I fell in love with the Azzurro wall coverings, particularly the Ponza and Vulcano range. It's a vinyl wallpaper… Read More.