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Adele Bates Second Birthday

Adele Bates Second Birthday

In celebration of their two year birthday, Adele Bates Design hosted a party in their South Melbourne studio.

It was a festive night of great food, drinks, music and company; a chance to thank their community of clients and colleagues for their continued support.

With sponsors: Habitus, Kfive, Grown Alchemist and Shu Uemera.


Adele Bates Design is a bespoke design studio, creating individual, holistic and detailed interiors.
With extensive industry experience and knowledge the company is lead by Adele Bates who has been recognised for her passion and innovation by her clients and industry peers.

The company’s portfolio is extensive, specialising in residential, multi-residential, hospitality, retail, and commercial projects. Creating both large and small scale projects that are unique within the market place, the multi-disciplinary design studio has a heightened appreciation for finer detail. Each project is unique, inspiring and is a marriage of aesthetic sensibility and the practical objectives. With a holistic approach that pushes the boundaries, all aspects are considered from space planning to the most intimate of bespoke details.

Adele Bates Design collaborates with artists, architects, marketing departments and graphic designers and believes that the contribution of each discipline paramount to the success of a project.

Adele Bates Design