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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

Design Hunters

One On One With Nick Harding Of Ha Architecture

Melbourne-based architect Nick Harding has been nominated as a Prodigy for the 2018 INDE.Awards and, as Habitus finds, deservedly so.

Around The World

Big Names and Big Discussions in HK for BODW

Do names such as Herzog, Fuksas, Fujimoto, van Berkel and Bellini set your heart aflutter? Then you’ll want to pack your bags for Hong Kong’s Business of Design Week 2017. They’ll be there in December!

Happenings

The House Of Dior Returns To Australia

A dazzling collection of the iconic couturier’s most detailed work, along with select pieces by former creative director Raf Simons, is open to the public at the National Gallery of Victoria.

Design Hunters

A Little Can Go A Long Way And Doesn’t Brad Swartz Know It

Brad Swartz Architects leads by example showcasing inner city living arrangements in luxurious formats and clever, considered design.

Design Hunters

The Potential Of Laneway Architecture And Backyard Buildings

The garage, the granny flat and the backyard shed have evolved into flexible spaces with private and public presence.

Architecture

Inspired By Elegant Simplicity

MH House by Architects Ink meshes a manmade and natural palette to bring the inside and outside together as one.

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