Category Archives: Textiles and other decorative elements

Textiles and other decorative elements

STYLISH HOMES: Sarah’s Rental Cottage, near Parry Sound in Georgian Bay, Canada

PHOTOS Sarah Richardson Rental Cottage Georgian Bay - living room


BEFORE AND AFTER PHOTOS: Sarah’s new cottage makeover…

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STYLISH HOME: Where to buy luscious homewares online

Luscious homewares shopping online


HOME DECOR FAVOURITES: OK, so we’re moving and I’m dreaming about decorating the new house. And whilst we can’t afford to buy anything new, it hasn’t stopped me spending far too much time browsing online…

Here’s where I’m currently spending my pretending-I-have-money-to-go-shopping time, from bargain to luxe, in the realm of furniture, fabrics, prints, and other beautiful interior design accessories:

Which stores are your online favourites? Leave a comment below to let me know.

Natasha xx







FLORAL FANCY: Loulou Robert by Camilla Akrans for Vogue China July 2013

FLORAL FANCY: Loulou Robert by Camilla Akrans for Vogue China July 2013

FASHION EDITORIAL: Loulou Robert by Camilla Akrans for Vogue China July 2013…

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BRIGHTEN UP YOUR DAY: Colours, patterns and textiles

HAPPINESS: Striped polka dot pin-wheel paper fans


Today we’re revisiting the cheeriness of colour, pattern and texture:

Here’s hoping these images make you smile.

Natasha xx

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INTERIORS INSPIRATION: Browse through our photo galleries

PHOTOS - Ideas for using yellow to brighten up your interior space

Luscious Lifers, I’m busy checking out the Spring 2015 collections, but if you’re in need of some ideas for decorating your home, don’t forget that we have a PHOTO GALLERY INDEX devoted to all our architecture and interiors posts.

Or you might like to search by colour, so check out our COLOURFUL LIFE posts.

Natasha xx



LUSCIOUS SHOP: See what’s new – August 2014

See what's new in the LUSCIOUS SHOP for men's and women's fashion, beauty, kids, travel, gifts and homewares:

See what’s new in the LUSCIOUS SHOP for men’s and women’s fashion, beauty, kids, travel, gifts and homewares.



DESIGNERS AT HOME: At home with Sarah Richardson in her colorful Toronto home

DESIGNERS AT HOME: Sarah Richardson's home in Toronto, Canada

A COLOURFUL LIFE: Curious about how interior designers create their own homes?

Then take a look at the home Sarah Richardson shares with her husband Alexander Younger, and two daughters, Robin and Fiona, in Toronto, Canada…

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LUSCIOUS LOVES: Chinoiserie wallpaper

Luscious Chinoiserie photo via


Today I’m dreaming about being able to decorate our bedroom in a luscious Chinoiserie wallpaper from Gracie Studio. Sadly, we’re living in a rental so this will have to wait.

In the meantime, like me, you can check out these posts:

Natasha xx



POPULAR ON PINTEREST: Mirrored furniture drawers

PINTEREST: Mirrored drawers and wall mirror - A glamorous life via

This picture of mirrored drawers and matching wall mirror is very popular on Pinterest. Take a look.

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Natasha xx



LUSCIOUS STYLE: Inspired by Asia – Part 1

INSPIRED BY ASIA: Dior Spring Summer 2007 Haute Couture Collection by Patrick Demarchelier 2007

LUSCIOUS STYLE: Inspired by Asia – Part 1: I was lucky enough to spend several of my years as a child and young teenager growing up in Hong Kong and Tokyo, with fascinating trips to other parts of Asia.

Here’s a tribute (part 1) to my experience of Asian-inspired style…

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LUSCIOUS LOVES: Luxe Cushions on etsy

THE BEST OF ETSY: Brunschwig ShiShi cushion from Luxe cushions on etsy

FAB FIND: A lot of you will know that I’m obsessed with home decor – cushion covers in particular. I love finding ways to achieve a sophisticated look with limited funds – I scrounge through op shops and markets, and spend a lot of time online, trying to source quality items at a reasonable price.

So you can imagine my happiness at having a supplier on etsy, Luxe Cushions, which provides beautiful Chinoiserie-patterned creations made from high quality materials. Take a look…

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LUSCIOUS LOVES: Crafty bits and pieces

Luscious crafts

A CRAFTY LIFE: Take a look at these inspiring luscious textiles, colours and patterns…

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