Wendy’s Blog

7 Easy, Cost Effective Ways To Refresh Your Home This Spring

As published by Stuff.co.nz Spring is one of my favourite seasons. All about freshness and renewal, there’s a distinct feeling of ‘out with the old, in with the new’ at this time of year. Letting go of things that don’t serve us and welcoming the beginning of a vibrant new chapter…what could be better than […]

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Kitchen after the renovation.

Drab to fab, Wellington harbour view renovation

Are you considering renovating, but don’t know where (or how) to start? Renovating can be time consuming, stressful and costly. Using an experienced interior designer to manage your renovation can free up your time, eliminate undue stress, and keep your budget on track. At Wendy Bradford Interior Design, I work with a team of trusted […]

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Whether you have next to no space or just enough, there's lots you can do to make your rooms look and feel bigger.

9 interior design tricks to create more space

This article was originally published by Homed at Stuff.co.nz With the cost of housing at an all time high, many people are scaling back their living requirements and opting for smaller housing solutions – like apartments, studios, prefabs or even converted containers. Small living spaces can be functional, fun and fabulous – all that is […]

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Top 5 Interior Design Trends for 2017

Greenery Pantone has just named “Greenery” as its colour of the year.  Green, in its various shades, is a favourite colour of mine and it works so well with some of the organic textures that are being used in design schemes. Green embodies freshness, growth and nature. Understated Elegance  I have an appreciation of authenticity […]

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In the Media: Interiors Go Back to Nature

I was recently featured in the Dominion Post and on Stuff as I was able to share my expertise on why it’s important to design with sustainability in mind. Designing with recycled materials, natural finishes, timber and handcrafted items, is important to me. I recently returned from a trip to my home country of Sri […]

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Stainless Steel Dishes and Handpainted Wooden Candlesticks

Featured in Stuff.. Sustainability is Not Just a Buzzword

I WAS INTERVIEWED FOR AN ARTICLE ON THIS SUBJECT RECENTLY. SEE THIS LINK When I travel I am always on the hunt for beautiful objects that I feel would enhance an interior space. Being Sri Lankan born I have always wanted to support the local artisans so was very excited to be starting on this […]

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In the Media: Wellington Waterfront Apartment Renovation

Last week I was featured in Stuff.co.nz for a unique building project I completed on my own property. The beautiful historic building had previously been student flats. A new owner gutted the interior and strengthened it to meet the building codes. The exterior of the building was beautifully restored in accordance with the integrity of its age. […]

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