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.
How do you reconcile a proclivity for easy, open living with a compulsion for privacy in the middle of a...
Layers of textural, desaturated and durable materials reference a coastal town's relaxed atmosphere....
Founded in 1997 by William Smart, Smart Design Studio (SDS) draws on a philosophy of deeply embedded function. This self-reflective...
We look at the factors that are seeing a surge in multi-generational living across Australia – from connection to family,...
Within the ever-changing nature of our present context, finding tiny moments of solace is an understated luxury. ...
Whether designing buildings or furniture, or working from a base in Byron Bay or in Sydney – the approach Daniel...
Layers of textural, desaturated and durable materials reference a coastal town's relaxed atmosphere.
To couple our Habitus #51 cover story regarding Balnarring Beach House’s outdoor shower, we take you through the whole house, that juxtaposes feminine and masculine nuances amongst a spacious family home.
Leading light of the Australian design community, Sue Carr has been awarded an AM in the 2021 Queens Birthday Honour List.
Whether designing buildings or furniture, or working from a base in Byron Bay or in Sydney – the approach Daniel Boddam takes is always about striking a balance.
Habitus #51 – the Kitchen and Bathroom special – explores the ways in which our kitchens and bathrooms create connection and respite.
We have a sneak peek at what’s coming out in our next issue of Habitus magazine – including a preview of Terrace House 1 by Dreamer.
In its inaugural year, the INDE.Summit is packing a serious architectural punch. Join us as we explore the future of design in the Indo Pacific.
Our homes give us joy and comfort but the shortlist of The Living Space in this year’s INDE.Awards is so much more than this – these are homes to truly desire.
Whether the practice is large or small and whatever their chosen genre of work, each entrant in The Design Studio is a consummate achiever.
Brisbane-based furniture and accessories brand Markian invites you to look at the world a little differently.
The shortlist of The Multi-Residential Building explores how we provide shelter and comfort in context with population density, climate and requirement.
When lifestyle influencer Joycelyn Thiang wants to snap a series of outfits, she can now choose to do so from one of the many appealing corners in her Singaporean flat.
Thoughtfully crafted by Adele Bates, Sub-Zero and Wolf’s new showroom is a combination of appliance showcasings and restaurant grandeur.
Looking for a home espresso machine? Winning Appliances exclusively offers La Marzocco’s Linea Mini — a sleek, stylish and innovative machine that will deliver the perfect cup of coffee every time.
Great Dane’s ethos is deeply anchored in a family-inspired appreciation of timeless beauty. Today, the innate role of carefully crafted furniture is an integral part of the brand’s approach to materiality and sustainability.
We sit down with James Howe, the designer behind J5 Credenza, to talk about his pursuit of beautiful order, the appeal of intentionality - and the surprising influence of the photographic medium on his recent work.
Enjoy the latest products and projects from around the Asia Pacific region, sent directly to your inbox.
A new European Bauhaus is making waves and tackling sustainability in an all-new way, and Sunflower by Koichi Takada Architects...
Designed as a ‘home away from home’, this apartment by Aditi Sharma Design Studio offers its owners a hotel-like experience,...
Bringing a mature outlook and passion for landscape design, Laree Barney has been awarded the Arcadia Indigenous Landscape Architecture Scholarship....
Reflecting on his own journey to create his dream home, writer and design lover Stephen Crafti muses on what makes...
Established in 1979 by Giorgio and Silvia Cattelan, Cattelan Italia has evolved into a symbol of luxury and splendour for...
Terrace houses don’t need to be forbidding dark tunnels, as this light- and art-filled continuous space in Sydney’s Paddington demonstrates.
Located in the bushlands of Margaret River, WA, this addition to a family weekender saw Archterra depart from best practice passive design… and reach an auspicious alternative.
Airy, but not empty. Khuôn Studio’s House for a Daughter is a poetic multi-generational home designed to give everyone ample breathing room.
In a rarely seen move, Gaurav Roy Choudhury Architects builds a house to its boundaries in order to get the most of nature – but in this case, nature is found inside its four walls.
Architect Nic Brunsdon saved his clients both time and money, all thanks to his constructivist approach to designing this urban infill house in the heart of Perth.
This year the Kitchen & Bathroom special edition of Habitus is free to enjoy online as well as in print.