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Magazine Articles

Your Home and Garden article
Article by YOUR HOME AND GARDEN: An inside look at the design and boutique homeware store Studio Black

Preparing my house for Sale
Preparing my house for Sale: When preparing your property for sale, remember to keep it simple and try to work with what you’ve got.



Preparing my outdoor space for spring
Give your outdoor area a good spring clean by
decluttering, water blasting, mowing, trimming, spraying, mulching, weeding and whatever else it needs to get back up to scratch

Resene Habitat Bedroom Interior
Resene Habitat: Bedrooms are one of my favourite spaces to design.



Renovate Issue 018-Kids Korner
Rooms for little ones are an important space to think about when designing and decorating, as children grow up so fast. We take a look at four gorgeous and clever bedroom ideas.

Awards

Best of Houzz 2017
Lou Brown Design of Auckland has won “Best Of Design & Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home renovation and design. The interior design company was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, renovation and design industry professionals.

A delicate timber pendant light designed by Hayley Anne Brown
A delicate timber pendant light designed by Hayley Anne Brown is unveiled as the winner of the Sow’s Ear Challenge at Design:Made:Trade.



MIT Excellence Awards Winner 2014
MIT Excellence Awards Winner 2014

 

Online Articles

Create a magazine-worthy laundry with these expert styling tips
Your laundry is a practical space, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring and sterile. Think warmth. Inject a bit of styling love into your laundry with these simple tips that anyone can pull off.

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Houzz Tour: A Country Bungalow Gets a Makeover. The owners called in designer Hayley-Anne Brown as they weren’t sure how to make the most of the compact footprint their new house afforded them…

On the rails: MIT tertiary centre opens its doors
The project was completed with a fit out designed by MIT interior designer Hayley-Anne Brown. We had a quick word with her about the challenges of designing for a student space, working with colour and those beautiful wire baskets.

TV

Paul Henry Show: How to make your home fit for autumn: It’s getting darker earlier and we know Autumn is on the way, interior designer Hayley Brown from Lou Brown Design has tips for how to embrace the cooler weather and prepare your interior for autumn.
Paul Henry Show: How to make your home fit for autumn: It’s getting darker earlier and we know Autumn is on the way, interior designer Hayley Brown from Lou Brown Design has tips for how to embrace the cooler weather and prepare your interior for autumn.

Guest Judge - The Block NZ 2016
The Block NZ: Judging The Challenge of Making a Chair Every Kid Wants