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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. explores the best residential architecture and design in Australia and Asia Pacific.


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Fred International

Fred International

Fred International

Founded by Michael Liira and Melissa Walker in 2007, Fred International is one of Australia and New Zealand's leading distributors of contemporary Scandinavian designed furniture, lighting and accessories.

Committed to excellence in both design and quality, and to nurture meaningful relationship between client and brand, our curatorial approach allows us to successfully represent a complimentary selection of premium design brands from across Scandinavia.

Our flagship showroom has been conceptualised as 200 square metres of Scandinavian living in the heart of Sydney, and our Melbourne residential concept is recently completed beneath the historic beams of an iconic Collingwood warehouse.

Showroom Locations

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