June 2021

Styling Home Offices as Demand Grows Among Aussie Buyers

By |2021-06-18T14:26:11+10:00June 18th, 2021|Home Staging Tips|

To say that the COVID-19 pandemic has challenged our lives would be an understatement. It’s been just over a year since the virus emerged, and in this short amount of time we have radically changed the way we work, learn and interact with one another. Being forced to lead a virtual existence – both personally and professionally, it’s no surprise that people had to make some significant lifestyle adjustments. Especially during lockdown, when family members were stepping on one another’s toes while trying to juggle work, study, and family duties from home. That may be the reason why having [...]

Foxy at Home – Contemporary Style at 278 Horizon Dr, Westlake

By |2021-06-16T15:56:11+10:00June 16th, 2021|Foxy at Home|

What is Foxy at Home? Foxy at Home is our new blog series, showing our readers how they can easily recreate their favourite looks at home. Taking you behind the scenes and sharing our furniture suppliers and retailers, we keep no secrets when it comes to helping you fall in love with your home again! 278 Horizon Dr, Westlake Client's Brief: “I give you free reign, do what you do best!” We’ve had so much fun with this one! Some photos of this house have sparked a lot of controversy among the Foxy Team (all in [...]

Foxy at Home – Hamptons Style at 24A Haig Road, Milton

By |2021-06-16T16:09:44+10:00June 11th, 2021|Foxy at Home|

Welcome to our NEW Blog Series – Foxy at Home! If you have been following our social media for a while, you would have seen the number of comments, asking where we got the *insert a furniture item here* from. We always strive to answer every single one (including your private DM’s), because we know exactly how it feels to see something you LOVE but have no idea where you can buy it from! And that’s how the idea of Foxy at Home was born. --- We are starting with the picture you Liked the [...]

Rule of Three in Home Styling

By |2021-06-09T15:39:56+10:00June 9th, 2021|Home Staging Tips|

Rule of Three is a concept suggesting that a trio of anything (characters, objects, words, etc.) is more memorable or effective than other numbers. “Omne trium perfectum” - Latin phrase, meaning ‘Everything that comes in threes is perfect’ or ‘Every set of three is complete’ Why Three? The answer lies in cognitive science. A study conducted by the Ohio State University has shown that our brains are constantly seeking out patterns, because it makes learning and remembering easier. Humans are both neurologically and culturally adapted to the number three, because it’s the smallest number required to make [...]

Is the Great Australian Dream Dead?

By |2021-06-03T11:20:05+10:00June 3rd, 2021|Life in Real Estate|

What is the Great Australian Dream? The Great Australian Dream is a belief that in Australia, home ownership can lead to a better life and is an expression of success and security. The typical Australian Dream home embraces the idea of a free-standing house on a quarter acre suburban block, featuring a Hills Hoist and a barbecue. History The origin of the Great Australian Dream dates back to the period following World War II, which marked the beginnings of a new era for Australia. With economy on the mend, things started looking up thanks to the removal of rent [...]

How do we Transport Fragile Decorations | Think Outside the Fox Ep. 6

By |2021-06-01T17:17:00+10:00June 1st, 2021|Think Outside The Fox|

Every day we get lots of messages on Facebook and Instagram, but there is one that keeps coming up more frequently than others. “Hey Foxy, how do you transport …. [fill in the blank]?” Lamps, lamp shades, fragile items, palm trees, plants, etc. … We’ve decided to write a quick and easy-to-read article to answer this question once and for all. Hopefully, it helps other Stylists who are looking for a safe way to transport their decorations. --- In our business, we use two types of vehicles for delivering our stock to the property we are styling. Truck Stylist’s [...]