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A PEEK AT OTHERS KMART STYLE

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If you’re anything like me, you may need a little help when it comes to decorating your space. Each month I pour over the glossy interior styling magazines and dream of recreating those pages in my home. But we are renting at the moment so that limits what I can do and I am Betty Budgeter  while we save the last bit for our house build next year. Funds are damn tight. There just isn’t any money there for $60 cushions, or $200 artworks. And even if there was, why spend money you don’t need to when there are more affordable options out there, that when styled can look just as good as the more expensive option or even better.

All you need is a little cash, some inspiration and you’re on your way to a perfectly styled home.

Lets take a peek today at how others have styled Kmart products in their home.

tmpActivityFileNameWho doesn’t love a Frenchie (canvas from The Reject Shop)? Lauren from @luluandlaila is the face behind this magic. She has the Kmart copper dipped vase and Kmart gold foil print (both of which seem to be infamously scarce like the copper candle holder) paired brillantly with marble and monochrome tones.

 

tmpActivityFileNameLucky @the_wall_collective has her own range of stunning wall hooks – she needs them to hold up her trio of Kmart leather strap mirrors. Things look better in three’s right?

 

tmpActivityFileName@rroardesign is the creative force behind this fun little girl room. So many Kmart products in this room and just how good does it look? The stool, rabbit light, hacked ampersand light, pink and gold spot cushion, sun cushion and I think even the bed is the Kmart metal bed. This room really does prove that you don’t need to spend a lot of money in kids bedrooms to make their space fun and amazing.

 

tmpActivityFileNameThis may be my favourite today – only because I have used the same doona cover and Kmart cloud cushion in my little girls room. I also spy the Kmart aqua heart light. @b0ndas styling is spot on in this room.

 

tmpActivityFileName@marita_brown_69 is one clever cookie, not only has she styled her Kmart clock and candle holder with the delicate chain of hearts, but she also hacked her candle holder into a lamp by adding LED lights on a string. I really love the chain of hearts in this pic. I have my mum growing one for me at the moment. This side table styling is so simple and so effective.

 

tmpActivityFileNameI heart this donna cover so much… its on my wish list. @mollyturton has combined the Kmart Trent Quilt cover with a fresh pop of yellow to make a bright and cheery bedroom. How spot on is her bedside table styling as well?

 

tmpActivityFileName@chuckandtaz has styled the Kmart copper clock perfectly in her kitchen. The mix of wood, copper and white geometric tiles is the perfect combination.

 

tmpActivityFileNameI almost picked up this stunning white planter the other day. I wish I did. @me_and_zebedee has planted a little bit of Jade in hers. Did you know that Feng Shui says that if you put a Jade plant by your front door money will come in, and a Jade plant by your back door to stop money flowing out. There lies my problem, I have a Jade plant at the front door, and not one at the back!

 

tmpActivityFileNameHere is my favourite quilt cover again. @richellezara has teamed the quilt cover with the Kmart side table and Kmart hexagon white Vase in this bedroom. Love the touches of pinks and golds also.

 

How good do all those Kmart products look in every day homes? Pretty darn good I’d say. Now I am off to go get me one of those trent quilt covers before they disappear for ever.

If you would like to see your home featured on the blog, whether it be because you have a cracking Kmart hack or you’ve done a great job styling your home, please either email me using the ‘say hello’ tab up the top, or hashtag your pics on Instagram with #oubstyle and I might just feature your home next!

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32 Comments

  1. Amy

    April 27, 2015 at 7:11 am

    Oh I wish I had one tenth of that flair for design! I try to ‘style’ and it ends up looking worse than my four year olds attempts! Loving these ideals though 🙂
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    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      April 29, 2015 at 10:23 pm

      I am the same Amy. I am hoping to get a little inspiration from the above pics x
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  2. Holly

    April 27, 2015 at 9:01 am

    Kmart is kind of amazing these days. So on trend and funky, yet so damn cheap. It’s about the range of my homewares budget these days too so I am grateful of it 🙂
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    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      April 29, 2015 at 10:23 pm

      It is the place to be at the moment for sure Holly x
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  3. Kat - The Organised Housewife

    April 27, 2015 at 9:20 am

    Funny you post this! I was in Kmart on the weekend wandering around looking at homewares thinking WOW haven’t they improved on there designs! They have some really lovely things in there now. I was impressed.:)
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    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      April 27, 2015 at 9:42 pm

      Improved so much Kat. Target are really upping their game as well x

  4. di @ lime&soda

    April 27, 2015 at 9:26 am

    Just goes to show you don’t have to be loaded to have style. Gorgeous inspiration Fleur. x
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    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      April 27, 2015 at 9:41 pm

      Absolutley Di. All these ideas and products aren’t that expensive x

  5. Natalie @Our Parallel Connection

    April 27, 2015 at 10:12 am

    Just like the last KMART post I read of yours.. I love these simple ideas. I am renovating my ensuite at the moment but as soon as it is finished, I need to get a new donna cover and acquires for my room.. I am storing some of these ideas.
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    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      April 27, 2015 at 9:41 pm

      Kmart is your shop then! So many bargains and everything will look perfect in your newly renovated rooms. x

  6. Raychael aka Mystery Case

    April 27, 2015 at 1:54 pm

    I have a little style challenge coming up with Kmart, I can’t wait. I’m going to start with a bedroom makeover and then who knows. Love all these ideas.
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    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      April 27, 2015 at 9:40 pm

      Ooh lucky you! I can’t wait to read it.

    2. Spike

      March 9, 2017 at 10:44 pm

      That’s a wise answer to a tricky queoitsn

  7. Jackie @ Hippie Mumma

    April 27, 2015 at 4:48 pm

    Love the geo tiles in that kitchen! want!
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    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      April 27, 2015 at 9:39 pm

      Same! Those tiles went straight onto the must have list for the house build!

  8. Lauren @ Create Bake Make

    April 27, 2015 at 5:00 pm

    Oh I am so jealous of these stylish people!
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  9. AMAZING KMART HACKS | OUR URBAN BOX

    April 27, 2015 at 10:59 pm

    […] I love the white pendant light created from the copper candle holder. Which one is your favourite? If you see something cool on Instagram, tag me in it. I am always looking for new and creative finds on Instagram. You can find me at @oururbanbox. And if you loved this post, come see us on Facebook and join in the fun over there! For a peek at how others have styled their Kmart products, check out this post here. […]

  10. Nicole @ The Builders Wife

    April 28, 2015 at 8:09 am

    These are all so totally awesome! I really love Kmart, never thought I would say those words. xx
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    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      April 29, 2015 at 10:25 pm

      I never thought it either, but whats not to love at the moment?
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  11. Sonia Life Love Hiccups

    April 28, 2015 at 9:51 am

    I have a big dose of Kmart envy. I see all these gorgeous things and then I cannot find them in my local Kmart. I have become a bit of a Kmart stalker lately trying to find things in the homeware aisles lol xx
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    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      April 29, 2015 at 10:26 pm

      I am constantly stalking my kmart at the moment. I am in there 3 times a week trying to get myself some of the cool things, but our kmart has nothing!
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  12. Mum Of Five Girls

    April 30, 2015 at 11:14 am

    Oh I am totally in awe of all that gorgeous styling! Maybe I could start with one teeny tiny corner and see how I go!!!!
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  13. Bec

    April 30, 2015 at 7:59 pm

    Kmart is looking dayum fine and even their clothes at the moment are lovely.

    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      May 3, 2015 at 9:40 pm

      Their buying team is certainly doing a awesome job in all departments!

  14. Eva @ The Multitasking Mummy

    May 1, 2015 at 3:21 pm

    Oh such inspiration! I am a HUGE fan of KMart homewares ever since they really changed it up. The team they have that finds this stuff are doing a great job!
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    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      May 3, 2015 at 9:38 pm

      They sure are! The new ranges are even better than the old ones!

  15. Hugzilla

    May 6, 2015 at 10:09 am

    Yes, I love the new ranges too. I wish that someone would teach Kmart about this amazing new thing called “mass production” because every time I go in-store to look for anything they are invariably out of stock. It’s Kmart, yo. Not Prada.

  16. Jess - A Little Part of the World

    May 11, 2015 at 11:28 pm

    All so gorgeous and you’ve never know it was Kmart. They’re really smashing it at the moment. I need to get up there for a look see. I love that planter. Awesome!!
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  17. Ashley

    November 11, 2016 at 5:50 pm

    Can you tell me where the pink donna cover is from in the pic @bondas please. 🙂

    1. Fleur - Our Urban Box

      November 11, 2016 at 7:11 pm

      Its from Country Road about 3 years ago Ashley. I have the same one for my daughter.

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