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May 2022 | Design Inspiration

Welcome to the Manor Lakes Video Design Series.  We have put together a selection of 5 videos that'll inspire, motivate and excite creativity within your own home.

So let's start in the masterbedroom.  There's no denying that a bedroom is one of the most important rooms in your home and often the place to seek a moment of peace. Considering ahow busy lives have become it's good to have a cozy place to unwind and recharge. That's why finding inspiration in and updating bedroom decorate is crucial.


April 2022 | Design Inspiration

The interior colour trends and styles for 2022 will recharge, break boundaries and refresh every space in your home.

After 2yrs of spending plenty of time indoors, interior design trends for 2022 bring nature into our homes with a range of colours and textures that bring the outdoors indoor and are inspired by the world around us.  These colour trends are sure to have a positive impact on your space, so let’s consider what colours you could add to your home this year.

Green Supreme:

April 2022 | Design Inspiration

DIY Spa Day

For Mother’s Day this year, why not treat mum to an at home spa day complete with her favourite things.

A mani/pedi treatment could be fun using her favourite colours or make DIY bath bombs and allow her to rest and relax in the afternoon. 

Bath bomb recipe  

(Courtesy of https://toddle.com.au/thecorkboard/bath-bomb-recipe-for-kids )


April 2022 | Design Inspiration

When purchasing a home, buyers used to base their decisions in part on how to customise their home based on resale value. In recent years, however, design experts have noticed that homebuyers are no longer building and designing homes with the next owner in mind but on how to simplify and optimise enjoyment and use of their own homes.

December 2021 | Design Inspiration

Of all the holidays, the Festive Season provides the best opportunity to let your creativity and design aesthetic shine. Whether you're obsessed with finding the perfect spot to hang some fairy lights, want to get crafty with your lounge room mantelpiece or pull together some eye-catching table settings, there are so many amazing Christmas decorating ideas that can bring your space to life.

November 2021 | Design Inspiration

We can’t believe it’s almost Christmas, but we’re getting into the festive spirit and put together the latest trends, tips, and ideas to help you transform your home and gifts.

It’s been a tough year, but we’re confident that this season we’ll be decorating with bright colours, recycled materials, and of course traditional favourites. All wrapped up with plenty of Christmas cheer, good wishes, and excitement for the new year.

Recycled Materials

September 2021 | Design Inspiration

As the warmer weather approaches, it’s time to spend more time outside and bring a bit more colour indoors.  One way to do this is by adding hanging plants inside and out, they can bring vibrancy to places and are usually low maintenance.  You can also test out your diy skills and recycle materials.

Small space ideas:

September 2021 | Design Inspiration

Right now, the mornings are crisp, and the days are getting longer. With the clouds clearing (most of the time), it's the perfect time to prepare your garden for Spring and decide which plants you want to grow.

To inspire you and get you moving, here’s our comprehensive guide on how to prepare your garden for Spring, along with our round up of some of the best plants and veggies to plant and make your neighbours green with envy!

August 2021 | Design Inspiration


Want to furnish, style, and prep a spare room to impress visiting friends and family but don't know where to start? Here are our five top tips to transform a guest bedroom without blowing the budget.


First impressions count and the first thing guests will notice is the bed. Make it look inviting and cosy by adding a mixture of different sized cushions to incorporate colours and textures, as well as a throw rug. It’s also worth investing in sheets and pillowcases that are nice to touch.


August 2021 | Design Inspiration

The Village masterplan is a forward-thinking urban design that encourages connectivity. To showcase this we needed a unique creative that would capture the liveability of our newest neighbourhood.

To achieve this, we worked with our creative agency, Raft Stuido and Melbourne designers, YellDesign, to come up with a truly bespoke creative that brings the vision to life.


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