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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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Rachael Bernstone

Rachael Bernstone

Rachael Berstone has a deep seated passion for architecture and design. Her interests have taken her back to uni to study architecture history and theory; around the world to research sustainable and affordable housing; and across the length and breadth of Australia to interview more than 1500 architects for magazines over the past 16 years.

Stories By Rachael

Not Bigger, Just Better

Architect Kitty Lee swapped the location of two key rooms of this house in Sydney’s inner west, transforming the original home into one decidedly better.

Facing The Anthropocene: Design-Led Approaches To Sea Level Rise

As a nation, we are familiar with droughts and flooding rains, but the extreme bushfires of the past spring and summer – followed by floods, hail and dust storms in some parts of the country – have sharpened our collective attention on climate change threats.

The Beauty Of Age

Perth’s new Living Edge showroom in a converted merchant building in the CBD sets a new benchmark for high-end retailing in the city, offering global brands such as Herman Miller, Walter Knoll, BassamFellows, Muuto and Vitra.