All posts by Lurleen Kirkwood

By December 13, 2019

It’s Christmas time peeps and with it comes the hustle, bustle and, at times, the inevitable stress that can accompany Christmas time. Sometimes though it’s a good idea to take a deep breath and remember what Christmas time is really about. Christmas time is a time of giving and receiving, of goodwill towards all (yes,


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By December 6, 2019

The front door of our client’s newly built house in Sawtell, NSW was installed this week, and we are delighted with the result! As with many other innovative elements incorporated throughout this striking house, the front door is truly an artwork in its own right. Three copper metal panels were placed on top of the


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Boys bedroom with painted geometric shaped wall art
By November 29, 2019

Childhood is such a precious time of life and when it comes to creating fun kids’ bedrooms, the possibilities are endless! Children have such a wonderful ability to seize each day in both hands, an infectious joy for life and dreaming is second nature to them, so kids’ bedrooms should reflect that. Whether it’s art


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By November 15, 2019

If you’re considering a kitchen renovation, it makes sense to learn a bit about the various benchtops that are available to choose from. In many ways, benchtops are the crowning glory of a kitchen so have a good look at all the options available for benchtops before you decide on which one is right for


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By November 8, 2019

Our clients new house in Sawtell, on the mid-north coast, is almost at the point of completion and it’s very exciting! Most days there’s something new being installed or finished off that was part of a carefully thought-through process before the building of the new house even began. I can’t stress highly enough how important


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Railway Square Junee
By November 1, 2019

After Griffith, we headed into the final days of our week-long road trip. One of the main reasons for this road trip was to get a better perspective on how the people in drought-affected areas of the Riverina and its environs, were coping. We wanted to invest into these areas in a small way, with


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The old produce store Binalong
By October 25, 2019

While Goulburn isn’t in the Riverina region, we made it the first stop in our weeklong road trip (see ‘Our Road Trip’ blog from last week). From the outset of this road trip we noticed a strong camaraderie, a sense of humour and a ‘can do’ attitude between the locals. Our last stop in Goulburn


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By October 18, 2019

Mid-last week Graeme and I set out on a week-long road trip around the Riverina region of NSW. One of the main reasons for this road trip was to support the rural communities who are doing it tough as a result of the drought. Graeme travels A LOT both nationally and internationally, so the idea


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By October 4, 2019

Building a new house can be stressful and there are so many things unforeseen things that can and often do, go wrong. Before you begin building a new house, it’s important to be sure that the process will be as smooth as it possibly can be. Current clients of I For Style are having a


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By September 27, 2019

Trend Forecasting is a science and an art. It predicts the future direction of something, be it colour, style etc. Trend Forecasting is a very important part of the interior design industry. Last week’s blog was about the recently announced Dulux Colour Forecast 2020. There are four palettes of colours in the Dulux Colour Forecast


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