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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.

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.

Award-Winning Modern Masterpieces

Phoenix Tapware is proof that we can find beauty in the most functional elements of our homes, right down to our distinct design preferences.

Habitus Favourites

From The Archive

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

A House to Reflect Its Owners

James Garvan Architecture takes a Bondi Bungalow and turns it into a modern, minimalist dream with thoughtful interiors behind a striking façade.

Architecture

Aēsop And Snøhetta In Sydney’s CBD

For five minutes or 15, Aēsop’s new store on Pitt Street in Sydney’s CBD is designed by Snøhetta to be everything to every body.

Design Hunters

Industrial Facility Has No Intent To Re-Invent The Wheel

The complementary insights of industrial designer and architect give Industrial Facility a unique advantage.

Architecture

In Line With The Spirit Of Chinese Traditional Gardens

Blending the traditional Chinese garden with modern working spaces, The Garden Island Courtyard Renewal from epos architecture immerses the user into passive nature.

Architecture

An Enduring House For Endurance Athletes

This house, designed by Downie North, provides a relaxing, durable space for a family’s active lifestyle.

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