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Design Hunter™ Q&A with Katie Marx

Katie Marx is young up and coming florist in Melbourne.

Here Design Hunter Katie Marx shares with us some of her organic design favourites and local inspirations

Your name: Katie Marx

What you do: I’m a florist of a different kind

Your latest project: Coming up with a different style of very large floral chandlier

What is your favourite…

travel destination Murramarang National Park NSW

hotel/place to stay  Tent

airline Emirates

magazine Green Mag, Time Out, Inside Out, Kinfolk

luxury goods company Gorman and Obus are both luxury to me

three people that inspire/excite you

1)  Joost Bakker, florist, designer and inspiration

2)  Greg Hatton, furniture maker, landscaper and all round clever chap

3)  Kirra Jamison, artist and blogger

design classic Moleskin diary

new design  Quadrant Sofa at Koskela

favourite type of chair Safari chair by Arne Norell

meal Nettle Soup

restaurant Cumulus, Melbourne

drink Red Wine

bar Siglo at the European

gallery/museum NGV

book re-reading Treasure Island

item in your studio  sharp secetours

artwork ‘Total Control’  

artist Kirra Jamison

piece of technology Mobile phone

creative philosophy  To use, share and surprise people with the unusual and beautiful things nature provides.

Read more about Katie Marx on the Design Files.