Study Nook Inspiration

Study Nook Inspiration

A study nook was one of my must haves when designing our plan.   For a long time now the laptop has lived on the dining table or my bedroom floor, so I’ll be very happy for it to have a more suitable home. I think a study nook is a great addition to modern day...
Choosing Exterior House Colours

Choosing Exterior House Colours

Choosing the exterior house colours was probably the most stressful of all the selections. The exterior selections are a big commitment, it’s what everyone sees as they drive past and it sets the tone for your home. So you wanna get it right the first time!...
Colour Crush – Seafoam

Colour Crush – Seafoam

I know the blog’s called Home of Marble and Mint,  but I adore nearly all shades of green and blue and love to use them as accent colours throughout my home. My new colour crush for this season is Seafoam.   Seafoam is a light blue–green with a hint of...
My Top 6 Hamptons Style Kitchen Pendant Lights

My Top 6 Hamptons Style Kitchen Pendant Lights

This week I’ve been researching lighting, particularly the pendant lights that I want to hang over the kitchen island bench. Pendants create a focal point, a feature and a sense of drama and luxe to the space. With a 3m long island bench I’ll go for a set...
Built in Cabinets = Storage!

Built in Cabinets = Storage!

Can you guess what the no 1 thing was on my home wishlist? Storage! Yep, seriously there can never be enough! I think a house with lots of storage and built in cabinets is an organised house, right, no mess? We’ve currently got an old garage full of boxes of...
Crushing on Basins

Crushing on Basins

It was love at first sight when I first saw this vanity basin on The Block Glasshouse in 2014 in Dee and Darren’s bathroom: I had to track it down! While at Routleys Plumbing at Malvern I spotted the very basin and literally gasped – it was BEAUTIFUL! I...