Dowel Jones

Dowel Jones

Dowel Jones

Dowel Jones is a design brand operating out of Melbourne, Australia founded by Dale Hardiman and Adam Lynch in 2013.

Dowel Jones is interested in simplifying objects to their bare essentials without compromising on aesthetic values, creating unique pieces for the home and commercial interiors. Although primarily producing furniture, lighting and accessories, Dowel Jones also work on custom projects and installations as a way of expanding the brands knowledge in the presentation of designed outcomes.

Since it's founding, Dowel Jones have won numerous awards nationally and internationally. Dowel Jones are constantly evolving their approach to design and releasing new collections, most recently with New York based artist and designer Tom Hancocks.

Latest Dowel Jones News

Habitus Gift Guides – The Textures of Christmas

In the last instalment of our sensory journey of Habitus Gift Guides for the festive season, we turn to the tactile.

Wentworth Street Coffee Folk Studio CC Maca Whittle interior seats

Folk Studio Are Calling All Coffee Lovers

If you like your café like your coffee – fresh and familiar – then check out Folk Studio for their new design of Wentworth Street Coffee.

The Habitus Team’s Top Picks For Saturday Indesign

Our Head Office is in Sydney, and we’ve got an entourage of reliable architecture and design writers on the ground in Melbourne, so why is Habitus making a personal trip to SaturdayIndesign this year? And who are we hanging out to see?

Get Ready! Announcing Our First Exhibitors

These are the early adopters. Meet our first run of exhibitors that will bring Saturday Indesign to life.

Ruby Residence Foomann CC Willem-Dirkdu Toit exterior house

Modernist Meets Modern In Foomann’s Latest Composition

Foomann designs a modern update and extension to a mid-century gem in Melbourne.

Looking Back At The Success Stories Of The INDE.Awards 2017: Winners And Themes

As we near the announcement of the shortlist for the INDE.Awards 2018, what better time to look back at the projects, people and objects nominated, shortlisted and awarded trophies in the inaugural ceremony last year.

LIVE FROM MILAN! In Conversation With… Emma Elizabeth

Designer, creative director and retailer, Emma Elizabeth, has curated a tight lineup of Australian designers to present at the Milan Furniture Fair, for the second consecutive year.

Cost-Effective Yet Oh-So-Cool

Dowel Jones are fostering a culture of creativity and collaboration Australia-wide. Rebecca Gross chats to the Melbourne-based dynamic duo, Dale Hardiman and Adam Lynch, to get their insights.

RMIT Furniture Design Exhibition | Habitus Living

An Emerging Designer Furniture Exhibition

RMIT’s Furniture Design Exhibition will showcase over 30 original designs by 25 emerging designers from the Associate degree of Furniture Design.

Emerging Lighting Designers: Illuminating Experiments

Function is a given when it comes to lighting design; it must facilitate illumination. When it comes to form, however, the only limit is the designer’s imagination and will to experiment. And as Rebecca Gross discovers, the imagination and experiments of these emerging designers is evidence of the high calibre of award-winning talent in Australian lighting design.