the block 2018

The Block 2018 | Terrace week Reveal
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And that’s a wrap – well almost… The teams have revealed the last of their spaces with some dazzling terraces. From luscious greenery, to water features, cooking appliances and entertainment areas – there were some true standouts. So who really dazzled with the final piece of their puzzle? Style highlights … Let’s start with the…

The Block 2018 | Second guest bedroom reveal
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The finishing line is officially in sight – the guest bedrooms marked the last (inside) room of The Block. As the contestants (along with the rest of us) hold their breath for what looks like be extraordinary terrace week – this week delivered plenty of restraint, beautiful styling and a couple of rooms fit for even…

The Block 2018 | Hallway, Laundry, Powder Room reveal
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If you think about a home as a great outfit, one thing it always needs is fantastic accessories to make it complete.  For an outfit that mean great earnings or a necklace – for a home its the hallways – along with the laundry and powder room to tie everything together. Yet what seems like such simple…

The Block 2018 | Kitchen week reveals
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It’s a well-known real estate rule – kitchens sell houses.  A kitchen is also the beating heart of any home – which makes this one of the most crucial rooms on The Block. There is so much to look forward to when it comes to kitchen week… Will there be a spectacular butler’s pantry? What will the…

The Block 2018 | Living and Dining week reveal
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No home would be complete without a living and dining area. After all, that is where we spend majority of our ‘home time’- entertaining guests, having dinner with our family and enjoying time together. But as this is The Block – it was going to take much more than just a couple of sofas, dining…

The Block 2018 | Master Bedroom week reveal
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A master bedroom should be tranquil, calming and an escape after a long day.  In theory creating a bedroom doesn’t seem so hard – after all it’s just a bit of wall paint and cushions, right? Wrong! A master bedroom takes a lot of work, particularly when it comes to The Block – it must…

The Block 2018 | Master en suite week reveal
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For a master en suite to be successful it must have a sense of calm, great functionality and of course style – but if it’s on The Block, an element of luxury is also a must! There were some definite winners this week, with beautiful styles and great detailing. While others really need to rethink…

The Block 2018 | Guest bedroom week reveal
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As a guest in someone’s home – what would you really expect from the room you’re staying in? One of the essential elements for a guest room is to have a lovely relaxing experience – but if it’s a room in a BLOCK apartment building – there must be a little lux factor involved too….

The Block 2018 | Bathroom week Reveal
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They are back – and with a bang to say the least.  The Block’s 2018 undertaking is of epic proportions, with all eyes peeled on St Kilda’s infamous Gatwick Hotel. But before we try to comprehend how this ‘colourful’ institution will be turned into a multi-million-dollar apartment building – let’s start with week 1, bathroom…