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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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Holly Cunneen

Holly Cunneen

Holly Cunneen is the editor of Habitus and has spent her time in the media writing about architecture, design and our local industry. With a firm view that “design has a shared responsibility to the individual as much as it does the wider community,” her personal and professional trajectory sees her chart the interests, accomplishments, and emerging patterns of behaviour within the architecture and design community.

Stories By Holly

How Can We Help?

So much has been said for the Australian Bushfires this summer that there is no way we can’t repeat the words of others. We too feel powerless and overcome with emotion. But, we are not powerless, we can help. Here’s how.

5 Heritage Houses Made New Again

What was old is new again in these five outstanding examples of heritage restoration projects that respond to residents’ modern needs while respecting the history of the site.

The Intuitive Practice Of Studiopepe

For Studiopepe, design is not about aesthetics or beauty. It is a moral attitude, supposed to evoke an emotion; otherwise it’s destined to pass away in a very short time.

Why Is Mid Century Modernism So Perennially Popular?

Writer and freelance journalist Domenic Bradbury has published many books in the field of architecture and his latest, Atlas of Mid-Century Modern Houses is a comprehensive survey of the ever-popular Mid Century style.

The Pieces That Caught Our Attention In 2019

Just as important as the houses our Region’s talented architects create, are the products we put inside them. Here, we’ve highlighted some of our favourite new designs that were recently released.