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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.

 

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

 

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Design as a Way of Life

What We're Seeing

A small oasis in the bustling city

Anugraha Residence is a melding of Indian and Scandinavian styles, which presents a refined aesthetic for a family of four.

An apartment with hotel vibes

This sophisticated apartment in Singapore has been designed to encapsulate life in cosmopolitan New York City, where even its scent has been specially curated.

Who We're Speaking To

Cultivating a design instinct

Tamsin Johnson has a natural-born pedigree for design and art as the child of antique dealers. The Melbourne Art Fair ambassador shares how this instinct is expressed through her work in artistic ways.

Blurring the boundaries in time and space

Where once there was a distinct separation between home and work, those boundaries are becoming permeable and blurred.

Where We're Going

Melbourne Art Fair releases a jam-packed program

Having been on hiatus for a year, the 2022 edition of the Melbourne Art Fair is full of inspirational installations, performances and talks – and Habitus will be there as a proud media partner.

Subscribe to Habitus magazine and you could win a work of art!

Valued at $9,200, this gorgeous painting by Miranda Russell will go home with one lucky person who subscribes to the magazine, thanks to Studio Gallery.

Habitus Favourites

From The Archive

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Masterful Design Made For Moments Worth Savouring

Throughout the years, the kitchen has become much more than a place to cook.

Architecture

Reviving a rare walk-up apartment with timeless design

Following a significant renovation, this 1960s walk-up on Moulmein Road, Singapore, is now an airy and elegant home, perfect for life in the present day.

Happenings

Habitus Gift Guides – A Taste of Christmas

Habitus editor Aleesha Callahan is curating a series of festive season gift guides, each inspired by the five senses. Up first is 'taste', where food is the undeniable centrepiece. Peruse products that are the perfect kitchen and dining accompaniment.

Design Hunters

Tall Timber

Timber – and building materials in general – have been under pressure from global supply chain issues. What does it mean if you’re building or renovating? Industry experts share insight into the causes and what they predict comes next.

Happenings

Going Carbon Neutral – These 11 Australian Architecture Firms Have

How far have Australian architects come since pledging to become carbon neutral? We explore Australia’s leading certified carbon neutral architecture firms.