Check out our latest digital magazine, Home & Living, which is out now!

Colour trends are influenced by what’s happening in the world around us. Our lives are busier than ever and consumers are looking to hit that pause button once in a while, to reconnect with the essence of what matters most to us.

In our Home & Living digital magazine, we look at the colour trends for 2020 and how they will influence the homewares industry. Read more on page 6. 



Carly Dibble is the founder of Meraki Home Design. Considered a creative force in the industry she creates unique ideas and styles that stretch style parameters for clients who want something new, fresh and yet warmly familiar. On page 16 she shares some of the interior trends that (will) dominate the market.

Maison&Objet is a great fair to spot new and upcoming trends and products. We browsed the aisles of the show in September and bring you a snapshot of what will be coming to Aussie shores on page 18.



When Karen Miles was looking for an appropriate name for her new business she knew she wanted the word French in there and adding Consul seemed to fit perfectly. Inspired by Picasso and her dad, she followed her dreams and launched her own business early last year. Read her story on page 22.



While the Aussie retail industry is going through a really tough time at the moment, there are still retailers out there that are innovative, inspiring, forward thinking and breaking new ground. On page 24 we talk to three independent homewares retailers who are thriving in the Aussie retail landscape.

Our product pages, starting on page 28, feature decorative, contemporary and classic homewares for your store’s shelves.