Natalie Jeffcott

Freelance photographer, lover of all things vintage and travel.
A Private Rooftop Helps a 344-Square-Foot Apartment Feel Much Larger
Charlotte Ree’s apartment may be small, but it comes with over 400 square feet of private rooftop in the middle of Sydney.
Sep 29, 2023
The Owner of a Sydney Apartment Brilliantly Overcame Bad Natural Light
Bertie Ocampo pulls inspiration and ideas from favorite movies, books, YouTube videos, and Pinterest pins to design her cute Sydney apartment.
Sep 21, 2023
This Renovated Loft Has Brilliant Built-in Storage and Plywood Shelves
This modern loft reno features concrete columns, high ceilings, exposed beams, great brickwork, and cool plywood shelves.
Aug 28, 2023
This Small Melbourne House Is Unbelievably Colorful and Cheery Inside
Eishi describes this home’s style as colorful, silly, and fun. “It’s definitely a bit over the top, which we love, and it definitely cheers us up and lifts our mood.”
Aug 22, 2023
A Shop Owner Shares a Rental with 3 Teenagers, 3 Pets, and Lots of Plants
Peta Nind owns the Australian plant store Living Gifts Bendigo, and shares this rental house with her sons, dog, cats, and, of course, a lot of beautiful leafy plants.
Jun 15, 2023
This Illustrator Turned a Dark Mid-Century Modern House into a Bright Home
Because this mid-century modern house hadn't been looked after, Samantha and her husband Dave had the opportunity to update areas for their own needs and "not feel bad about tearing down a recently renovated kitchen or bathroom. It was truly a blank canvas."
Apr 4, 2023
This Modern Melbourne Home Has the Dreamiest Purple Sofa and Sunken Living Room
Carrissa Leary is the founder of the Instagram-based vintage furniture company, Hendrix and Willow. She shares this large rental house with her two kids, her two dogs, and a ton of stunning vintage furniture and decor pieces.
Mar 28, 2023
An Australian Family Embraced Their '70s Style Home, Enhancing It With Updates
When Wendy and Fred Butterworth moved into their home, they knew updating everything would be out of their budget. So instead, they started to look at how they could embrace the style that already existed in the house.
Jan 31, 2023
This Australian House's Owners Kept the 1950s Patterned Wall-to-Wall Carpet
Jason Odd and Kristina Sostarko are both visual artists and the founders of Inaluxe, and their art studio is based at their home, this 1950s four-level house in Australia's Grampians Region they purchased six years ago.
Jan 30, 2023
This Quirky Melbourne Townhouse Includes A Crocodile Coffee Table
Fenella and her family moved into their Melbourne home under a year ago, and they've been busy at work at colorful, unique pieces that give their house character. Fenella says she could spend hours scouring Etsy for items that bring their home together in an interesting way that speaks to her style.
Jan 20, 2023
This Rustic, Stunning South Australian House Used to Be a Church
After losing their mother, Sarah decided to move closer to her sister in South Australia. When an old church went on the market, she and her family decided to convert it into a home featuring their eclectic tastes and warm, welcoming energy.
Jan 10, 2023
An Australian Children's Author's Bungalow Is Popping With Colors In Every Room
Jo Dabrowski, a children’s book author and illustrator, shares this Melbourne home with her husband and two sons. Each room has its own distinct color that gives the house texture and life.
Dec 20, 2022
This Fun Shared Australian Rental House Is Filled With Colorful Art and Crafts
Phebe and Michael share this rental in Victoria, Australia. They both bring their own unique styles to the house, not shying away from maximalist items that create a fun, whimsical spirit.
Dec 9, 2022
A Weaver Uses Unconventional Storage Beautifully in Her Melbourne Home
Handweaver Mary Burgess has lived in this townhouse in Melbourne for 22 years, filling it with beautiful textiles, art, and lots of unconventional storage container ideas that embrace secondhand sustainability.
Oct 26, 2022
A Designer's Australian Home Is Colorful, Joyful, and Cluttered (in a Good Way!)
Designer Emily Green, also the co-owner of a gift and homewares shop called Pinky’s, shares this three-bedroom weatherboard house in Melbourne with her family.
Aug 2, 2022
This Illustrator's Australian Rental Will Make You Want a Gold Fringe Wall, Too
Ginger Tayler's home's style is "Old Hollywood and Palm Springs architecture, Jayne Mansfield's house, the Playboy mansion, 1970s decor, log cabins, and old motels. Particularly American ones."
Aug 25, 2021
This Modern Melbourne Apartment Proves a Rental Can Be Colorful and Playful
Josh and Matt struggled to decorate their home while ensuring they didn’t damage their rental... so they make their own home decor and art that's easy to install AND remove.
Jul 19, 2021
A Renovated Australian Home Is Light and Bright Thanks to Huge Windows
When clinical nutritionist, cook, and educator Angel Munro and her family first moved in to this home, the original house was very dark, and so their renovation’s aim was to make it as “white, airy, and light as possible.”
Feb 18, 2021
A Gorgeous, Plant-Filled Home Has One of the Most Unique WFH Setups We've Seen
Marita McCausland, the owner of interiors and indoor plant store Into the Wild, shares this renovated 1940s weatherboard home with her husband Stuart, two young daughters, and two pet spoodles.
Jan 18, 2021
Pink Furniture, Art, Headboard, & Hair... This Fashion Stylist Really Loves Pink
Blogger and fashion stylist Hayley Hughes describes her Australian rental home's style as "Think modern 'Golden Girls,' heavily pink with lots of vintage and quirky pieces and lots and lots of art!"
Jan 15, 2021
This Artist's Colorful Home Has Pattern, Plants, & the Cutest Colorful Pots
Julia is the painter behind Summer Svenson, a colorful collection of creations ranging from canvas, to baubles, to plant pots featuring energetic abstract patterns and an array of adorable motifs, like tigers, fish, cats, dogs, faces, and much, much more.
Jan 11, 2021
An Artist's Australian Home Has a Lovely Open Kitchen & a Lush Outdoor Courtyard
Artist Paula Mills' home is filled with vintage furniture and decor, cool collections, and her own beautiful artwork by Paula.
Dec 15, 2020
An Australian Photographer Embraces Her House's 1975 Retro Roots
Built in 1975, it features incredible wallpapers, wooden feature walls, curved corners, modern floral artwork, and neon signs.
Dec 10, 2020
This Architect's Australia House Has a Bright Courtyard with a Colorful Mural
Anna Castles' house is designed around an internal courtyard, which means they have natural light flooding their living area all day; they can look out at their beautiful mural and feel connected to outside.
Dec 7, 2020
This Is the Brightest, Most Charming Tiny House Ever
With two loft spaces, a full-size kitchen, a comfortable bathroom, and lots of clever storage that includes a washing machine, Dolly has designed and created a beautiful home!
Oct 24, 2020
This Plant Lover Turned a Room in Her Home into an Indoor Greenhouse
Kate Scanlon has converted an office space into her very own indoor greenhouse in the middle of her home!
Sep 22, 2020
This Couple DIYed or Built Something in Every Room of Their Australian Home
From the dining nook to a dog bed to ceramics, to even a functioning turntable that doubles as a zen garden.
Sep 18, 2020
An Artist's 1920s Home Mixes Natural Woods, Muted Colors, & Interesting Forms
This home features wooden windows, a lovely fireplace, sunlight, and beautiful creations by the artists who live within it.
Sep 11, 2020
It's Impossible to Pick a Favorite Element in This Colorful Australian House
It's literally impossible to pick a favorite element in this colorful Australian house... from the fun furniture, the plywood kitchen, the STUNNING Art Deco bathtub, and the open floor plan.
Sep 9, 2020
A Small Rental Apartment Is a Great Example of Styling Vintage Finds
Ryan and Emily (plus cute dog Eve) are a creative couple that have created a vintage-style home in their two-bedroom rental, which is situated in a quiet pocket of inner-city Melbourne above a business.
Sep 8, 2020
A Melbourne Townhouse's Big Plant Collection Includes a 16-Foot Fiddle Leaf Fig
"You can never have too many plants. The greatest reward of setting up your home aesthetically is to improve your mental well-being. Plants are just artwork!"
Sep 1, 2020
This Cookie-Cutter Apartment Is a Colorful Cornucopia of Renter-Friendly Decor
Thanks to 3M removable wall hooks and some serious styling skills, Kitiya and Matt's Melbourne rental apartment is colorful and personal.
Aug 12, 2020
A Happy Melbourne Home Features a Hot Pink Drum Room and Lightning Bolt and Rainbow Headboards
The World at Home
Kate Forsyth and Dave Bunting are co-founders of Good Day Club, their home has cool art, bold colors, fun patterns, and even a hanging ceiling garden.
Aug 2, 2020
This Artist's Colorful House Is filled with Light, Books, Sofas & TONS of Art
Julia Gorman Ioves anything with intense color or pattern, and she loves to throw them all together without any careful placement. It makes for a messy beautiful space!
Jul 16, 2020
An Artist's Australian Home Has an Envy-Inducing Sunroom and Art Studio
It's got an airy, chilled coastal vibe.
Apr 10, 2020
A Horticulturist's Small Home Is as Plant-Filled and Green as You'd Expect
Thomas Denning and his partner live in this small Melbourne apartment absolutely brimming with lush green plant life.
Apr 1, 2020