We must “take ownership” of what happens to our products at end of life – Richard Munao on Cultivated

“What’s the difference between an original and a copy?” Cult founder Richard Munao asks me one Friday afternoon. “The original you’ll always want to keep and if you don’t, someone else will want to buy it. Whereas the copies? They end up on the side of the street.” We’re chatting about Cultivated – an initiative […]

Herman Miller introduces ocean-bound plastics into products and processes

Stewardship of the environment has long been a priority for Herman Miller; the planet is at a pivotal moment in its climate crisis.  Committed to designing not just better products, but a better world, Herman Miller strives to create stronger communities, healthier and more inclusive workplaces and a greener planet. Every year, an estimated eight million tonnes of […]

Signature Floors combines colour, pattern and coordination in Fusion collection

Designed in response to growing project constraints and tightening timelines, Fusion Planks by Signature promises to deliver exceptional functional flooring within budget. This colour carpet plank collection offers a stunning colour, pattern and coordination story for a range of budgets. It’s also GreenTag GreenRate level A certified for Green Star projects and can contribute to […]

Texture reigns in Blue Mountains home by Studio Kate with Bloomingdales

Bloomingdales pendants and finishes add another layer of ethereal texture to this Blue Mountains home, providing much-needed sustenance to its interiors. Built in 1990 and bought by the current owners in 2016, the single-level dwelling was a “cosy and sturdy” home that required hints of modernity indoors. Surrounded by dreamy and magnificent gardens, the clients’ […]

Discover the Maralina collection from Pittella

Designed and manufactured by Pittella, the Maralina is the latest from its Contemporary collection. Continuing the tradition of disciplined design and inherent Italian style for which the Australian brand is known, the Maralina features a suite of elegantly functional door pulls and handles. Inspired by the natural form, each product within the collection features a […]

Krost and Concept Commercial Interiors bring “dark textural tones” to Melbourne office

A dark interior is “carefully contrasted and complemented” by a selection of furniture pieces from Krost in this new Melbourne office workspace. Designed and built by Concept Commercial Interiors for strategic advertising agency 10 Feet Tall, a commanding black palette with splashes of tan leather is brilliantly balanced into a unique and contemporary working environment. […]

Harbour 1976 celebrates “Australian way of life” in its handcrafted outdoor furniture

Harbour 1976 specialises in hand-crafting outdoor furniture which not only exudes comfort and luxury, but also utilises durable materials that withstand the harsh environment that Australia calls home. Much of the fusion of traditional and modern elements in Harbour’s designs can be attributed to the designers’ Australian roots. Having expanded their family business internationally, Harrison […]

ADR + Archie Rose team up for tailored spirits competition

ADR has teamed up with Sydney spirit mavericks Archie Rose for the ultimate design collaboration and competition! Earlier this year, we called on three of the country’s best interior designers to create bespoke labels for Archie Rose’s insanely good Tailored Spirits Collection. Now, we’re giving you the chance to win one of five prize packs […]

Axolotl designs custom copper inlaid handles for Woods Bagot

Axolotl has designed customised solid timber door pull handles with inlaid raw copper for the latest workplace project from Woods Bagot. On the site of a former hat factory, The Hayesbury is the new sustainable, integrated, flexible campus-style workplace for global property group Goodman. A dramatic shift from the perception of the corporate headquarters, the […]

Herman Miller supports changing face of the workplace with redesigned Ratio Workstation

In a post-pandemic world, the success of an office will stem from how well it can support the ever-changing ways we work, not just now, but in the future. A huge part of that comes from the furniture you specify. The right furniture is as agile as the workplace itself, capable of adapting to meet […]