Steelotto: (noun) a Melbourne-based design brand, deriving its name from two words; ‘Steel’ and ‘Otto’ – the Italian word for eight, a number historically symbolic of new order.
While many place plyboard in the same bucket as MDF and chipboard, it’s becoming the material of choice for designers thanks to its aesthetic, affordable, durable and sustainable nature. Ashley Tucker chats to Plyroom founder Elise Heslop, who is on a mission to transform the way people think about plywood.
“Less is more” is the philosophy of interior designer Alexandra Ponting and the team at AP Design House, and they practice what they preach in design, life and business. Rebecca Gross reports.
With a ‘day job’ creating monumental architectural lighting and commissions for high profile clients like Hermés, it’s no wonder Fitzroy design luminary Christopher Boots craves a little darkness at home.
Totem Road is an Australian based furniture company with a focus on sustainability and socially conscious style. We had a quick chat with Don Garvan to talk about Totem Road’s work.