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Conversations with Totem Road

Totem Road is an Australian based furniture company with a focus on sustainability and socially conscious style. We had a quick chat with Don Garvan to talk about Totem Road's work.

Quarter 21 Shop for the Soul

Focusing on locally sourced goods, with an emphasis on small regional producers, Shop For The Soul sells a concise collection of quality pantry products, fresh ingredients and ready-made meals

Design Hunter™ Q&A with Suzanne Trocme

Born and educated in London, Suzanne Trocmé FRSA is one of the principal designers for Bernhardt Design


Not content with filling the world with preppy Polo t'shirts, Lacoste has collaborated with leading sports designers to produce ultra slick products for the LACOSTE LAB.

Cloud Furniture by Tim Collins

Industrial Designer Tim Collins of Cloud Melbourne took time out from his hectic work schedule, to talk about the development of his residential products the ‘realax’ and the computer ‘key’ stool.

Habitus loves …mixing drinks

Inspired by Don Draper's character in Mad Men, this week we explore some unusual barware that complements the home spun hospitality of cocktail glory days

Aesop celebrates 25 years

Started by Dennis Paphitis 25 years ago, Aesop has grown to become one of Australia’s best-known and most trusted skincare exports. This week on we review 25 years of quirky retail design and talk about their unique design ethos with Product Advocate Suzanne Santos

Habitus loves … colour in the bedroom

Colour and personality can be safely expressed in the bedroom. Add an element of fantasy to your boudoir with these 8 eccentric products that reflect a certain European savoir faire

Separation Street by dKO Architects

Separation Street by Jesse Linardi at dKO Architects is a great example of affordable architecture in Australia

Series 28 Desklamp

The 28 desk lamp is the work of Canadian designer Omer Arbel’s, a Vancouver based designer with an office in Berlin.