Here are our talented home stylists and designers ... Put them to work for you, online.

NSW

edecorating Sydney

Claudia Stephenson

Claudia has been styling homes for as long as she can remember, with a passion for decluttering in order to organise, enliven and make the most of a space.

Her styling work has been featured in Cosmopolitan and Adore Home Magazine, which she is a regular contributor to from her Sydney home. As well as getting to step inside some of Australia’s most beautiful homes, Claudia has worked with brands such as Bednest and IKEA and cites Kelly Wearstler and Greg Natale among her biggest influences.

Claudia loves creating unique, affordable spaces by mixing budget finds with more expensive pieces.

Lauren Gill

Lauren Gill

Lauren hasn't looked back since graduating from the International School of Colour and Design in Sydney and loves working as a home stylist and colour consultant for private, advertising and media clients.

She likens styling to a treasure hunt, and enjoys the challenge of hunting down the best pieces that a budget permits. She also regularly pinches herself that she gets paid to shop with other people's money.

Lauren is also thrilled to contribute to magazines such as Donna Hay, Inside Out, Country Style and Home Beautiful.

QLD

edecorating Brisbane

Kim Black

Kim is a professional member of Queensland Interior Decorators Association and a member of the Housing Industry Association.

She studied her passion at the Interior Design Institute several years ago and works with clients to create beautiful spaces.

“I believe that a beautiful, functional space can change the way you live. There is definitely a connection between our surroundings and our mood,” Kim says. “It sounds cliched, but I love, love, love what I do, so work is play for me.”

edecorating Queensland

Kylie Jackes

Kylie has been styling homes throughout Queensland for the past six years, with her work featuring in publications such as Home Beautiful, Country Style, Real Living, Grand Designs Australia, Renovate and Queensland Homes. She has also judged the Sunshine Coast chapter of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects awards for the past three years.

Kylie loves styling homes to bring out the owner’s individual style and also loves outdoor and garden design.

A stylist never rests when it comes to her own home - as Kylie says: “I’m happiest pottering around my house, making changes inside and out. I’m constantly tweaking, repositioning and repurposing!”

SA

edecorating Adelaide

Tara Murdoch

Tara has been working as a freelance interior stylist in South Australia for the past five years, with a passion for beautifying spaces by taking the best existing pieces and complementing them with new pieces and accents. She also believes rearranging a space to work better goes a long way to lifting the aesthetic and functionality of a room.

Her styling highlights include being featured in Dwell Magazine and discovering Hollywood actress Jessica Alba is a fan of her blog.

Tara always has an eye on the decorating and homewares market both locally and overseas, while indulging her other passion - travelling with her artist husband.

VIC

edecorating Melbourne

Georgie Bean

Georgie is an experienced home stylist, having spent over 15 years working for a variety of interior design magazines. 

She completed her initial training in London while working for UK furniture store Habitat, before returning to Melbourne and working in a merchandising role at Vogue Living magazine. Over the years since, Georgie has worked for a range of design related magazines and decided to go freelance after five years of living and working in Amsterdam. Her interior productions have been published in magazines such as LivingEtc! (UK), Elle Deco (NL and UK), Dwell (US), Inside Out (Aus) and Wallpaper*. 

Today, Georgie continues to freelance for a range of clients from her Melbourne home and is also our Style Director.

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Rachel Polivka

Rachel has recently returned to her hometown of Melbourne after spending several years working as a stylist in Sydney, including for Inside Out magazine.

With formal training in interior decoration and design plus broad styling experience, she now works with commercial and residential clients in Melbourne.

Rachel works with clients to achieve a well-balanced design, often pairing unique or quirky items with more simple pieces to do so.

Louise Paterson

Louise Paterson

Louise has enjoyed a varied and busy career, styling for events, advertisers, retail stores, commercial and residential clients, as well as top homemaker magazines, such as Elle Deco, Vogue Living and House & Garden

Today, she freelances from her Richmond warehouse, transforming rooms and properties into beautiful, functional spaces.

"I am passionate about order within design," Louise says. "I pay attention to the fine detail in every decision, to maximise the look and feel of a room."

edecorating Victoria

Janita McMahon

After starting out in the fashion industry, Janita has spent the past 15 years styling and decorating homes and businesses throughout Victoria.

From adding the finishing touches to homes to prepare them for sale to completely fitting out large residential homes and renovating several of her own, Janita loves her job.

“I really love the satisfaction of the makeover, however large or small,” she says. “I love how happy clients are once their job is complete.”

WA

edecorating Perth

Jo Carmichael

Jo is a very experienced home stylist and interior designer with degrees in textile design, interior design and colour design, as well as over 15 years in the field.

Her career began in London where she was Decorating Editor for Ideal Home magazine and Homes & Gardens UK, and has included many years of freelancing for top Australian publications, such as Vogue Living, House & Garden, Inside Out and InStyle.

Jo relocated to Perth a few years ago and continues to freelance for top Australian publications; works for residential and business clients throughout WA; and styles for The West Australian’s Fresh and Habitat sections.

edecorating WA

Emma Grace Hawtrey

Starting out as an interior designer in Sydney, Emma diversified into styling work when relocating to Perth a few years ago.

She provides interior design and styling advice for residential clients throughout WA, as well as providing style advice to local businesses and contributing to a range of home style publications, online magazines and blogs.

“The challenge and excitement of creating something new everyday gives me my drive, and I love seeing the beautiful result,” Emma says.