Hey there and welcome to Chasing Spring, an Australian lifestyle blog about all things DIY, interior styling and ‘the home’.

This is a place for creative and inspired women to come for advice, inspiration and guidance on their journey to creating their sanctuary at home.


Get inspired & start creating your sanctuary today…

Chasing Spring Loves… Feathered Nest Homewares

If you’ve been following along on the journey to finish my living room, you’ll know that I’m on the hunt for some amazing cushions for our sofa.  I’ve been a…

How to make over your living room in 3 days………… (jokes… more like 3 years!)

Our renos have been complete for over 2 years, but I’m still on a mission to ‘finish’ my living room.  While Scotty from The Block would have me believing this…

Find your Living Room style

So, what’s your interior decoration style? The refined and sophisticated feel of Glam Luxe with its smooth surfaces and luxurious finishes?  Perhaps you love the raw and edgy appeal of…

Mid-Century Modern Mood board

Mood boards… Mood boards are awesome!  Such a great way of bringing all your ideas together and making sure everything works nicely together. There’s nothing quite like purchasing a heap…

collective sol claudette throw

Chasing Spring Loves… Collective Sol

I recently joined an online interiors course ‘House to Home’ on Facebook, run by the ‘one and only’ Nat Tucker from Make it Look Easy.  It was an opportunity to get…

Chasing Spring Loves... Maggi McDonald Art & Design. Abstract artist and surface designer Maggi McDonald gives us her top tips on choosing and displaying artwork in our homes

Chasing Spring Loves… Maggi McDonald Art

I stumbled across Maggi McDonald through the Mums with Hustle community and was instantly taken by the gorgeous colours and textures of her artwork.  Based in Sydney, Maggi creates abstract…

A simple DIY upcycle project using an old plank of wood to create a rustic farmhouse style coat rack.

DIY Rustic Coat Rack

Our entryway has been driving me NUTS lately! It’s the middle of winter, and being a family of 5, this means (at a rough count…) there’s a pile of about 5 jackets,…

Notorioius black thumb? Want to add a touch of green to your home but unsure where to start? Chelsea from Let It Grow Co shares her top tips and the latest trends on indoor plants.

Chasing Spring Loves… Let It Grow Co

If you love a bit of greenery in your home, you’re probably already a fan of Chelsea Macri’s Let It Grow Co bright and lush feeds on Instagram and Facebook. …

Be more sustainable.... 8 achievable and actionable steps you can take today to improve your sustainability.

Sustainability… 8 steps you can take today

Sustainability…  it’s the buzz word of the moment!  We all know we should be trying our best to be kind to the earth, so it can continue to support our…

Otti Made handmade ceramic and sustainable hazelwood spoons

Chasing Spring Loves…Otti Made

Welcome to ‘Chasing Spring loves…’ a new series where I will be chatting with inspirational and talented women from across Australia.  Perhaps they’re rocking it in the small business world, or…