June 2021

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 [...]

April 2021

Decorating with Books & Magazines

By |2021-04-29T09:12:31+10:00April 28th, 2021|Home Staging Tips|

Decorating with Books & Magazines I’ve been wanting to write about this topic for ages! Ever since I started working here at Foxy, I’ve been secretly wondering how our Stylists choose their prop books for home staging. Is it based on the title? Or perhaps on the colour of the cover? Have they ever read any of them? Well, today was the day I waltzed into their styling room, sat myself on the table, opened my notepad and confidently announced “Girls, tell me everything about books.” Understandably, I was met with a lot of [...]