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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

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.

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.

At The Forefront

Happenings

Here’s How You Can Enjoy Sydney Contemporary 2020

Sydney Contemporary presents 2020 is the all-new, digital and virtually responsive format for you to shop local and international collectible art.

Architecture

How Do They Make It Look So Effortlessly Resolved?

By taking inspiration from Japanese design elements, AMP Design Co. gave this pared-back apartment a minimalist aesthetic.

Interiors

Three Years In The Making And Worth Every Minute

After three successful years of Merivale’s Coogee Pavilion, patrons hyped up the mysteriously closed middle level. Now, with the help of ACME, that middle level is now open.

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.

From our Friends

Misura And The Deities Of Design

With an extensive residence of European designers, Driade produces designer furniture as individual author’s objects, destined for deity.

This Sustainable House Puts Comfort First

In Melbourne’s leafy eastern suburb of Blackburn, Clare Cousins Architects has designed a remarkable home that speaks to the beauty of its natural surrounds while also touching the environment as lightly as possible.

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.

Habitus Favourites

From The Archive

Design Hunters

Pollination Is Louise Olsen’s First Solo Exhibit

In celebration of her first solo show, Pollination – ironic given her 30-year career as an artist and designer – Habitus caught up with the colourful Louise Olsen.

Architecture

Small Plan, Big Impact

Perched atop the windy hillside of Wellington, the impressive form of X-Marks House belies a deceptively compact floor plan.

Design Hunters

Hock Hoon On How To Craft A Timeless Home

Singapore-based father and son interior design and carpentry duo, Hock Hoon, takes a human-centred approach to crafting creative, timeless and space-efficient design solutions.

Design Hunters

Martin Johnston’s Homage To Craftsmanship

Furniture designer and maker Martin Johnston is continuing his family legacy in Byron Shire, working with craftsmanship techniques and machinery inherited from his father.

Architecture

New England Revival By Luchetti Krelle

Art deco opulence meets regional charm at The Tattersalls Hotel, a recent restoration and rejuvenation project by hospitality design connoisseurs Luchetti Krelle.

Design Hunters

Have You Met The Women Of The Indesign Office?

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2020 on Sunday March 8th, this year Habitus looks inwards at our own team and our personal/professional accomplishments.

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