Author(s): Shaynna Blaze; Vanessa Hall (Photographer)
With a great understanding of what makes a home work well, and a keen eye for colour detail, Shaynna Blaze shares her many years of experience as an interior designer to help you find the perfect solutions for getting the most out of the place you live in. Beautifully illustrated throughout, Shaynna takes you on a room-by-room tour of the home. She highlights potential problem areas, suggesting easy and innovative solutions, and describing attractive design alternatives for every room - from the public living areas to the private spaces of bathroom and bedroom and the often problematic home office. Her down-to-earth approach and stylish ideas, as seen on high-rating TV shows Selling HousesAustraliaand The Block, mean that anyone - whatever their budget - can create their dream home. 'As an interior designer, I'm here not just to make your home pretty but to solve problems and find solutions. Your home is about you, your life and those you invite into your space. With this book, you'll have the confidence to design a home that functions around the way you live.'
Shaynna Blaze is an award-winning interior designer who has created stunning interiors in residential and commercial spaces for over twenty years. Her designs have been featured internationally in design magazines and publications such as Elle Decoration, Belle, Cosmo and 1000 Global Interiors. Shaynna is a resident expert and presenter on LifeStyle Channel's award-winning Selling Houses Australia and a judge on Channel 9's popular home makeover show The Block. She won the ASTRA award for favourite female personality in both 2013 and 2014. Shaynna has partnered with many companies to produce signature products, and is currently the Colour Creative Director and face of Taubmans paints.