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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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What We're Seeing

A Complement To Clovelly

Clovelly House is an alterations and additions project by Smart Design Studio that chose not to rewrite history, rather to integrate past and future.

Screen Time

Atelier DAU have masterminded a terrace extension that offers something to both client and the inner-city neighbourhood in which it resides.

Who We're Speaking To

Gidon Bing On Designing Daily Rituals

Gidon Bing Ceramics may be celebrated for its simplicity, but let it be known that the process behind the pieces is quite the opposite.

Sense And Sensitivity

Creative director and designer Thomas Coward’s motivations may have evolved over the years, but his passion for bathroom design hasn’t wavered.

Where We're Going

We Are Thrilled To Announce Our 2020 Habitus House Of The Year Jury

With just weeks to go until the annual Habitus House of the Year special edition hits stands and the programme launches, we would like to announce our spectacular returning jury.

This Month At Caroma: Live Streaming Events

Caroma on Collins is much more than the Sydney flagship showroom for the iconic Australian bathroom brand. It's also a place for the local architecture and design community to gather, learn and grow.

At The Forefront

Architecture

One Smart Design Manoeuvre After Another

With artful strokes that bring in light and open up space, this old Tiong Bahru walk-up apartment is now someone’s dream home.

Design Products

We Want You To See This For Yourself

Give depth to your interiors with Skheme’s new Stone Concave series of 3D natural stone tiles for wall applications.

Happenings

Tom Dixon Takes Us On A Journey Of Discovery, Courtesy Of Living Edge

Living Edge presents Tom Dixon in an event offering insight and access to one of the world’s best and most in demand designers at the peak of his career.

Architecture

5 Bathroom Designs That Redefine The Inner Sanctuary

Perhaps now, more than ever, we look to architects and architecture to provide spaces that protect us from the elements, keep us safe, and promote our wellbeing.

Design Hunters

Beyond Borders

Danish and Australian design sensibilities align by way of this creative couple and their brainchild, WØRKS.

Interiors

Meet The Maker

The new Holly Ryan Jewellery studio in the heart of Surry Hills, Sydney, is all at once a celebration of a decade in business, a physical embodiment of the brand’s DNA, and the beginning of the next chapter.

From our Friends

Get The Best House In Your Ideal Location

Metricon's mission is to build design-led homes that respond to their clients' unique way of life. Here, the home builders discuss the benefits of a knockdown rebuild.

Design On A Global Stage

Available through Abey, Gareth Ashton is a sleek, contemporary range of bathroom finishes to propel your space to a global standard of design.

The Perfect Home Office, Made Especially For You

For CULT, a well-designed workspace is key to achieving a productive and exciting work from home experience. And their new ‘Ready-To-Ship Home Office’ packages are ready for the job.

Elliat Rich’s New Collection For Stylecraft Is Open To Interpretation

Following Elliat Rich’s winning design for the Australian Furniture Design Awards in 2017, Elliat and Stylecraft are proud to release the Different Thoughts collection.

Habitus Favourites

From The Archive

Happenings

Habitus Is Heading To Salone Del Mobile 2020 – Are You?

The 59th edition of the Salone del Mobile.Milano is fast approaching and here at Habitus we are getting ahead of the crowds and keeping a strict schedule – will we see you there?

Architecture

Modernist Design Stands The Test Of Time

R House in Malaysia by Ken Yeang is a climate-responsive and ever-contemporary exemplar of tropical modernist design that was ahead of its time.

Architecture

Taking The Corner Takes The Cake

Residents of King George House in East Freo, Perth, by Robeson Architects enjoy the confluence of commercial and contemporary in this bold design.

Architecture

Stay Like An Art Collector

Whether it’s sakura in spring, fireworks in fall, or the up-coming Summer Olympics, Tokyo is a perennial tourist hub. But where to stay? A special niche in the alleyways of Kagurazaka might be your refuge.

Architecture

An Exploration Of Emerging And Exisiting Housing Typologies

Is the housing crisis more an opportunity than a threat? An expose on emerging and existing housing typologies in a changing social and economic landscape.

Architecture

A House, A Laboratory And 10-Car Garage

Ian Moore Architects whitens, brightens and completely re-imagines a 1950’s Redfern warehouse for a family living on Sydney's CBD fringe.

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