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Architecture

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.

Architecture

Foolscap Studio Create A New Sensation

Foolscap Studio founder and director Adele Winteridge talks to Elana Castle about the deconstructed, futuristic design of Sensory Lab’s first freestanding store on Collins Street, responding to the ritual of a morning coffee in the context of modernist architecture.

Interiors

George Livissianis Designs Bec+Bridge’s First Retail Store

Interior Architect George Livissianis takes a brief to speak to an audience so far removed from his own experiences and delivers the first incarnation of a dedicated Bec+Bridge retail space in Sydney's Bondi Junction.

Happenings

A Night With Jardan

In celebration of their new Sydney flagship store in Paddington, last week Jardan opened their doors and invited us in to take a look at the space first hand – champagne/cocktail/hors d'oeuvre in hand.

Design Products

Multi-Faceted Furniture By Lim+Lu

Hong Kong architecture firm CL3 and design studio Lim+Lu collaborate to create a collection of furniture that sings to the commercial and community spirit of New York City.

Architecture

Fusing Culture And Architecture At Wild Rocket, Singapore

Pan Yicheng, Design Director at PRODUCE, – and INDE.Awards finalist – embeds historical Japanese architecture in a striking, contemporary structure for a new Singapore restaurant, Wild Rocket.

From our Friends

Vario Cooktops – The Ambitious Kitchen Solution

The contemporary kitchen is a place of exacting demands and exciting design. From equipment to ingredients and techniques, the design loving home cook has a lot on their plate, which is where the Vario cooktops enter.

Featured In The Current Of Habitus, Vipp Is Now Available At CULT

Danish brand Vipp finds a new home at CULT. With them, they bring a varied – yet considered – collection ranging from bins, lighting, home accessories to complete kitchen and bathroom modules.

A Supermodel Home

Supermodel Coco Rocha recently unveiled her newly renovated kitchen at her home in Westchester, New York – and who else by Sileston would provide the finishes?

Fisher & Paykel Create A Dialogue Between Architect + Industrial Designer

Fisher & Paykel are hosting workshops with leading architects and designers to help discover products missing from the current market.

Habitus Favourites

From The Archive

Design Hunters

What Makes the Perfect Living Space?

Brought to you by Gaggenau, The Living Space Award honours the region’s most inspiring home – one that dwells thoughtfully and sensitively, enabling a well-designed way of life.

Accessories

Aboriginal Art Meets Designer Rugs with Yulparitja Collection

Yulparitja, Designer Rugs’ new handknot collection, is a vibrant celebration of artists from WA’s Bidyadanga community, and of their memories of journeys taken throughout their country.

Design Hunters

Exploring Perspectives on Place

A new exhibition running from 27 May to 23 July at the Campbelltown Arts Centre is a vehicle of expression for local Artists on Western Sydney and all of its conceptions, misconceptions, past and future.

Architecture

Nothing And Everything

The cover story for the latest issue of Habitus, the Nourish issue, this refined she-shed by Branch Studio Architects in Balnarring, Victoria, was inspired by its natural setting and client's impulse to create a special retreat - all of her own.

Interiors

A Kind Of Curvature

Indulge in the full story from one of the bathrooms featured in Habitus #36, the Nourish issue. On a corner site overlooking Sydney’s Tamarama beach, this sculptural house by Porebski Architects emerges out as an inspired form from its natural setting.

Design Products

On Point: The Aspect Furniture Range from Room by Room

Born and raised in Australia, followed by a decent stretch of time living and working in Europe Jessica White of Room By Room now finds herself in New Zealand where her interior design practise has grown to include a small yet impactful collection of furniture.

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