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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

Architecture

Singapore Gets An Industrial–Chic Cafe

Image Creative Design have created an inviting space for the owners of Thus Coffee in Singapore, where varied influences converge and work together harmoniously.

Design Hunters

The Colour Collective: Q & A with Nadine Donazzan

As the director of The Colour Collective and DNA Designs, Nadine Donazzan has been a driving force of the interior design industry for over a decade. Being an expert colourist and designer, Nadine explores colour destinations and conducts workshops that open our eyes to one of the great wonders of the world: the magic of colour.

Design Products

Kitchen Inspired Lighting Design

Flexibility, colour temperature and well-designed fittings are all important considerations in kitchen lighting, where getting it right comes down to establishing a balance of all three.

Architecture

United Places Botanic Gardens Brings Designer Luxury To Melbourne

Just opened in Melbourne, United Places Botanic Gardens pioneers a new level of luxury travel for the city and its design lovers.

Architecture

The Transformation Of An Art Deco House Into A Modern Home

The evolution of a Melbourne home from an untouched dark 1930s house to an innovative, light space is a story of how considered design can improve all aspects of life.

Happenings

In Case You’ve Missed It This Is What FRONT Is All About

All you need to know about FRONT and nothing more. Familiarise yourself with the newest boutique commercial design event for architects, designers, property facilitators and end users.

From our Friends

Fritz Hansen Releases Updated 60-Year Old Classics

For a trio of furniture classics, Fritz Hansen has released a 60th anniversary collection. The Egg, Swan and Drop chairs are back in finishes, better than ever.

Introducing The Kiri – Strong Lines And Dynamic Shapes For the Bathroom

The Kiri MK2 Satinjet Shower Collection is the latest shower range from New Zealand’s design and showering experts Methven.

How The Twenty Collection Finds Beauty In Geometry

The Twenty collection of luxury washbasins from PARISI embody sleek and precise styling with neat, minimalist design.

Rogerseller’s Insights: Taking You On A Design Journey

Building and renovating is stressful. Wanting to bring expert advice on how to streamline that process, Rogerseller takes you on site with architect and client to open up exactly how the process works.

Habitus Favourites

From The Archive

Around The World

Sit Inside A Japanese Dumpling

In downtown Jakarta there exists an all-new, whimsical interpretation of contemporary Japanese street food – Gyoza Bar by AlvinT Studio – where you can dine in with, or sit in, a Japanese dumpling.

Design Hunters

Getting To Know Studio Workshop

Studio Workshop is blurring the lines between architecture and construction by exploring materiality and experimenting with digital fabrication.

Design Products

Grafunkt Welcomes Ariake

Wood, ink, paper, leather – Ariake offers impeccably crafted furniture pieces designed by an international team with a unique Japanese twist.

Architecture

Is Hightail By Techne The Pub Of The Future?

Nick Travers of Technē gives Habitus an insight into next-gen pub design and orientation –shaking up Melbourne’s sleepy Docklands.

Architecture

5 Homes That Connect Their Residents To Nature

In retaliation against increasing urban density and the unavoidable past-pace of city, this houses connect their residents to greater Australia.

Architecture

Templeton Architecture Stay Down To Earth

Matilda House by Templeton is intimately tied to place, sunk deep into the Australian bushland of the client’s childhood.

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