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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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A New Zealand residence that captures the mountain views

When you’re surrounded by stunning snow-capped mountain vistas, what better thing than to craft a residence to sit back and enjoy it – Sundance Rise House by Condon Scott Architects does just that.

A feast of design and food at Singapore’s Burnt Ends

Design and food coalesce in perfect harmony in downtown Singapore at Burnt Ends. The interior design is a visual design feast with its own singular style that provides a counterpoint to excellent Michelin-star cuisine.

Design Hunters

Embracing life’s sliding doors moments

We chat with Alexandra Donohoe Church, managing director and founder of Decus, an interior design studio unafraid of bold choices.

Anna Lofts balances life and work, all with an eye to design

Anna Lofts is a Norwegian design lover who established L&M Home in Melbourne 21 years ago. She shares her personal insights into maintaining work/life balance, travel and what makes a house a home.


A fusion of history

Apartment living in a fifteenth-century palazzo in Florence is an extraordinary proposition, made more so by being in the super cool district of Borgo San Frediano.

Organic minimalism comes to life in this apartment

This apartment in Singapore blends industrial touches with a gentle, warm minimalism to perfection.

From Our Friends

A harbourside penthouse furnished with pieces from the King Collection embraces Australian style

The Kurraba Point penthouse – styled by Style Director and former interior magazine editor Kerrie-Ann Jones – expands the richly layered living space outside to celebrate dramatic harbour views.

A language of refinement: Unpacking V-ZUG

In the first of a three part series we go behind the scenes with V-ZUG’s in-house design team and discover how this Swiss boutique manufacturer balanced art, science and history to create its pioneering Excellence line.

Reviving interior elegance: The breathtaking sofa inspired by classic luxury vehicles

The Lincoln Continental vehicle ranges of the 1970s have long been a symbol of practical prestige. Nau repurposes the quintessential Lincoln Continental style into a daring new look.

Evolution in motion: Tongue & Groove unveils an inspirational new identity

Australia’s leading producer of solid-engineered oak flooring has recently launched a new suite of innovative resources to support the creative vision for your home.

The Edit

Bold, intricate, timeless: The award-winning kitchen at the Fitzroy Cottage

In this edition of The Habitus Edit, we explore the renovation magic of Robert Nichol & Sons in their stunning remodel of an old suburban home in Melbourne.

Limitless expression meets ultimate control: Ground-breaking appliance solutions by Wolf

In this edition of The Habitus Edit, we reveal the perfect appliance solutions for those passionate about cooking and delivering flavoursome results.

Back to nature: Elevating the outdoors with King

This edition of the Habitus Edit is all about enhancing the experience of outdoor living with the new Outdoor Collection by iconic Australian furniture brand King.

Luxury preservation solutions to complete your kitchen design

In this edition of The Habitus Edit we introduce you to Fhiaba’s elegant range of luxury refrigeration solutions featuring fresh aesthetics and a spark of individualism.