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Artisan is an award-winning design and innovation manufacturer, which specialises in the manual production of high quality furniture made from solid wood. Its insistence on manual artisan work is what sets it apart.

Artisan collaborates with the best regional and global designers who are familiar with its technological advantages and who know how to convey its expertise into a vision that is worthy of the precious material that is wood. Artisan’s aim is to reaffirm its philosophy with each collection, each species of timber, each designer’s vision, combined with a diligent craftsman’s finish. The final process incorporates natural oils, soaps, wax or varnish, which ensures a longer lifespan, preserves the naturalness and improves the visual timber features of each product.

“We have known wood our entire life, from the forest we played in as children...” – Fadil

Rear 33 Little Ryrie Street
Geelong Vic 3220
Tel: +613 5224 1444

Hermon Hermon Commercial imports and supplies designer lighting and furniture to retailers, specifiers, interior designers and architects throughout Aus- tralia. The range is suitable for commercial, hospitality, institutional and residential applications for both indoor and outdoor use.

Brands include Design By Hive, with creative direction from Kenneth Cobonpue, finding form and inspiration from nature and fusing a deep respect for handmade production techniques. Kenneth Cobonpue is a multi-awarded designer and manufacturer from Cebu. Schema, using the medium of wire, moulds simple patterns into complex shapes, weaving together art and craft. Industria Edition, steel being the material of choice, explores line and form, and discovers new textures and finishes.

Hermon Hermon Commercial
Tel: +613 9429 8590

Italstyle Lighting Design is a sales and distribution company for specialised lighting products throughout Australia. We work with exclusive Italian lighting brands to provide a wide range of lighting solutions for the architectural market.

With over 40 years’ experience, Italstyle’s unswerving commitment is to bring Australian consumers the very best the world of lighting has to offer. Since our modest beginnings we have been working with some of Australia’s most influential architects and designers, and made significant contributions in style and excellence on some noteworthy projects in Australia.

Showroom/office address
284 Barkly Street
Brunswick Vic 3056

Creating sophisticated effortless pieces that offer relaxed luxury designed for living, the Lounge range of interior designer furniture is distinctive and exclusively available to our interior design market.

Beautiful furniture for living, handcrafted, made in Melbourne, for designers.

For the full breadth of range and product details visit Lounge is distributed nationally through Boyd Blue; you can visit showrooms for display.

Tel: +617 5527 0899

Our architectural consultants are ready to help you form the right flooring solution specific to your interior design project brief. Gibbon Group supplies Tretford Broadloom, Tretford and Modulyss Modular Tile Collections, and Tretford Custom Made Rugs via a national supply chain. Stocked Tretford and Modulyss commercial carpet ranges in Australia guarantee a short lead-time of less than a week (excluding Brisbane). Just released is the Modulyss Handcraft Series, inspired by the convergence of nature and craft.

Gibbon Group


Released at the Milan Furniture Show this year, Blob was designed by Helene Tiedemann for Swedish brand Jonas Ihreborn. Blob consists of a number of modular units, which work separately as well as together. There is also the Blob easy chair. As the name suggests, you just want to plop down into one of these units and relax!

Tel: 1300 785 199

JamFactory’s new collection of furniture and lighting is informed by the process of making, the beauty of materials and the craftsperson’s attention to detail. It is produced in Australia through a network of local manufacturers and highly skilled artisans.

Based in Adelaide, South Australia, JamFactory is an entrepreneurial not for profit organisation supporting good design and fine craftsmanship through its studios, galleries and shops. All purchases from this collection directly support JamFactory’s acclaimed training and exhibition programs.
Design by: Daniel Emma, Adam Goodrum, Jon Goulder, Henry Wilson, Karen Cunningham, Rhys Cooper and Daniel Tucker

Jam Factory
Tel: +618 8410 0727
19 Morphett Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Designing outdoor features and urban art...
At Lump Sculpture Studio we design and manufacture metal screens, sculptures and original contemporary custom art works and accessories for public, urban and private outdoor spaces. We thrive on collaborating with artists, designers and architects to realise and construct their visions. Lump Sculpture Studio distributes all works Australia-wide and internationally with a strong commitment to high quality craftsmanship and local manufacturing.

235 Johnston Street
Abbotsford Vic 3067
Tel: +613 9489 4766