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Habitus is a movement for living in design. We’re an intelligent community of original thinkers in constant search of native uniqueness in our region.


From our base in Australia, we strive to capture the best edit, curating the stories behind the stories for authentic and expressive living.


Habitusliving.com explores the best residential architecture and design in Australia and Asia Pacific.


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At The Forefront


Celebrating 20 years of Farage fashion

Farage, one of Australia’s most respected and celebrated fashion brands, celebrated their 20th anniversary at a stylish and intimate dinner held in the private dining room of Pendolino.

Design Hunters

“Consolidation of identity and an embrace”: Habitus House of the Year Judge Narelle Yabuka on the Narratives of Design Development

Editor of Cubes, Indesignlive.sg and Indesignlive.hk, and Asia Co-Editor for Habitus, Narelle Yabuka discusses new regional approaches to architecture and finding the context in design.


Habitus House of the Year Spaces: The Living Space

The home is always evolving, changing with the seasons, our moods and, more importantly, our current lifestyles. However, at the end of the day, the home embodies how we see ourselves.

Design Hunters

Indigenous Collaborations: Minnie Pwerle

Minnie Pwerle was one of the most celebrated Indigenous artists of her time, at the peak of her career when Designer Rugs launched her ‘Atnwengerrp’ collection, their first range with an Indigenous artist. We speak to artist agent Jenny Hillman, who was instrumental in bringing this collaboration about.


Habitus House of The Year Spaces: The Kitchen Of Our Generation

Today’s kitchens are a far cry from those of yesteryear. From their look and feel to the advancement of cutting-edge appliances, kitchens have drastically evolved.

Design Products

New Furniture Down Under By Way Of Milan’s Metrica

Australian design brand SP01 has unveiled a range of new furniture with depth and complexity, by award-winning Milan-based studio Metrica.

From our Friends

The final touch – the crown gem – of the bathroom

The newly released Geberit Sigma21 flush button is the finishing touch needed for your contemporary designer bathroom.

Dine alfresco with Artusi Built-In Barbecues

With the warmer months just around the corner, it’s time to start cooking and eating outdoors, and the built-in barbecues from Artusi are up to the task.

Japanese Style Finds A Home with three new StylecraftHOME Items

Ever since Stylecraft launched StylecraftHOME, the label has been a constant source of inspiration for contemporary homes and designer spaces. These three new launches continue that journey…

Quality Of Light For Quality Of Life: The Enduring Appeal of Louis Poulsen

Now more than ever, we need things around us that work well and endure. We don’t have time for anything less.

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From The Archive


Modular Architecture, But Not As You Know It

Modscape’s prefabricated residential and commercial buildings are designed to disguise the modularisation.


A Castle In Coogee As Featured Habitus #37 – Out Now!

The ancient facade of this castle-esque home in Coogee, Sydney, belies a young family that lives inside. Two children richer since the couple moved in over a decade prior, it was time for the interiors to speak to the next stage of this family's life.

Design Products

The Latest Looks In The Kitchen – Eurocucina 2018

At Eurocucina, the world’s top kitchen brands reveal their fashionable vision for the future of cooking, dining and hosting in the kitchen.


Viet Next Door, Genesin Studio’s Swoon-Worthy Hospitality Fit-Out

Adelaide’s northern suburbs welcome the exquisitely detailed Viet Next Door, a tapas-bar style eatery designed by Genesin Studio.


The Beauty Of A Brick Wall

HYLA Architects find the balance between porosity and privacy in the design of an inter-terrace house in Singapore.

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