Sparse Interiors, Contemporary Finishes, Streamlined Designs, Minimalist Décor ... do you ever get the feeling that all those awe inspiring images of beautifully styled interiors, might be from homes you may not actually want to live in? Or do you ever sense that what's displayed in retail stores or Interiors' books is suggesting your décor and furnishing might not be contemporary? Do you ever feel under Interiors' Pressure? Well, stop stressing about it, because somebody is actually here to help you to celebrate a style which can be 'Unapologetically Your Own!'
Jessica Bellef is a freelance writer and photographic stylist with great experience in creative direction and styling of images for brands, as well as writing Interiors' content and selecting visuals to educate an audience, plus you've already probably seen her interior ideas as much of her work has been published in most of the major Interiors Australian magazines. Well known as Head Of Styling for furniture & décor giant Temple & Webster, Jessica's knowledge of what is beautiful, functional and on-trend is indisputable. Yet, her new book INDIVIDUAL gives special attention to homes that are a celebration of personal choices, when it comes to styling and decorating. Offering beautiful and inspiring pictures of unique interiors as well as genuinely practical tips to help you ensure your home is one which tells YOUR OWN story, Jessica's book is a breath of fresh air in a world of Design's must-haves and on-trend pressure. The fact that she is also simply a wonderful soul to be around is an added bonus!
In her own words "... it's important that our spaces reflect our values and our experiences, because that makes that space more nurturing and it creates a stable environment where you can be your true self ... " If you'd like to know a little more, watch my conversation with Jessica Bellef where she introduces her newly published book INDIVIDUAL by clicking on the video-link below.
Jessica Bellef's INDIVIDUAL is published by Murdoch Books and available via all good book stores in Australia, UK, USA and New Zealand.
James Treble is an ambassador for Planet Ark and firmly believes in sensible purchasing, recycling and creative re-purposing. James has 3 decades of accumulated experience in the Building Industry, Real Estate and Interior Design. His knowledge and experience in adding value to homes, through clever design & styling, is now published for all to learn and benefit from: Interior Design For Profit is now available online.