Design Stories

We uncover the story behind the designs coming out of Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific. Every collection has more to say than what’s immediately on offer: from inspiration and material selection, to the chain of production, it’s all here on Habitus Living.

Tom Dixon Takes Us On A Journey Of Discovery, Courtesy Of Living Edge

Living Edge presents Tom Dixon in an event offering insight and access to one of…

Innovation Without Compromise: The Story Of V-ZUG

Swiss boutique appliance manufacturer, V-ZUG, shows us how innovation without compromise can work for both…

Local Vision: Sunshine Coast Design Book Review

The Sunshine Coast Design book suggests four core values in architecture and developments to create…

It’s What’s Behind The Frame That Counts

Thanks to the powers of Cantilever Interiors, Kett Furniture, and Cosh Living combined, we introduce…

Have You Met The Women Of The Indesign Office?

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2020 on Sunday March 8th, this year Habitus looks…

The Age-Old Material Needed To Build A Sustainable Future

With soil as the main, widely available ingredient, rammed earth construction is making its return…

Martin Johnston’s Homage To Craftsmanship

Furniture designer and maker Martin Johnston is continuing his family legacy in Byron Shire, working…

Without Empathy, There Is No Good Design

In the latest in a series of short films for VOLA, acclaimed British designer, Ilse…

Behind Every Object Is A Story

From his base on the New South Wales south coast, Trent Jansen uses his work…

5 Times Vaastu Shastra Defined Design For Wellbeing

Today, the built environment fields of the archetypal Western regions are abuzz with talk and…

What Do You Do After Working For Australia’s Biggest Hospitality Giant?

Director and co founder of Example, Rebecca Gibbs has gone from strength to strength, working…

Sydney XXXL Book Review: What’s The Problem With Sydney?

Sydney can seem an untameable beast. Sydney XXXL, a new book by architect Ed Lippmann,…