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What It’s Like Inside The Mind Of Smart Design Studio

Founded in 1997 by William Smart, Smart Design Studio (SDS) draws on a philosophy of deeply embedded function. This self-reflective visual essay connects the dots, the nuance and the relationships across a selection of the studio’s projects.

Every House Should Have A Garden Room

An interstitial entry chamber with a definitive mood gives way to an expansive ‘garden room’ in Nic Brunsdon’s artful addition to this heritage cottage in East Fremantle, Perth.

The Five Best New Lighting Designs

Australian brands, suppliers, designers and manufacturers are outdoing themselves with their latest lighting offerings. Leanne Amodeo had the difficult task of choosing five of the best from the very, very best.