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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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Around The World

A unique design language in the Asia Pacific has unfurled. Habitus Living celebrates moments of architectural greatness across the region; be they residential projects, hotels, art galleries and installations, restaurants, retail spaces, bars or cafés.

Ancient Romance At Karesansui Hotel

KARESANSUI Hotel reimagines an ancient, mountain-bound town in Yunnan, China, as an interwoven landscape of Tibetan-style hostel buildings, framed by open sky.

Return Of The Breeze Block

The humble breeze block was for a time beloved, and then forgotten. In Frame House by Red Bean Architects, its many valuable qualities suitable especially for the tropical climate, are appreciated once again.

Surprising Seclusion From Modern Life

Surprising Seclusion is a suitable name for a house in Singapore’s Binchang Rise, where Hyla Architects has designed an oasis away the hustle and bustle of life.

Nature V Nurture: The Great Interior Debate

Could rethinking the form of function of the humble window completely redefine how we connect our homes with nature, preserve privacy and maximise our interior space? Malaysian-based architects Formzero prove yes.

Creating A Sense Of Domesticity At Aesop, Singapore

Rattan-lined sideboards (and a striking rattan chandelier), timber counter tops and cement tiles are the hallmark design cues of Aesop’s sixth store in Singapore – ironically designed by a Hong Kong-based studio: MLKK.