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Nestled within the Royal Botanic Gardens precinct of South Yarra on the site of the Police College's former tennis court comprising eight two and three-bedroom residences across four levels, Airlie Bank continues the architectural legacy of one of Melbourne's most established residential areas. The bones of this project are well placed allowing for loads of natural light, the floor plan of all apartments allows for...

what’s in the basement?

Where do you go when expanding an apartment …… down into the basement? That’s exactly what Skaara design studio in Olso Norway did adding a new basement section with integrated stairway in order to gain extra floor space. The wall serves to collect and unite the internal staircase with all the other functions; cabinets, closets, kitchen cupboards, a niche with TV in the living room...

Central Park home by Shawn Henderson

American Society of Interior Designers Top Pick for 2012 Shawn Henderson Design was established in 2003 by Shawn Henderson, who honed his craft at some of the industry’s top ateliers. Henderson’s team brings a refined and eclectic touch to residential and commercial projects around the world using both contemporary and vintage pieces, from a Parisian flat on the Champs Elysees outfitted in limited-edition modern furnishings...

Craig Spencer only uses Black…!!

It's not true Craig Spencer doesn't only use black. New Zealand born Sydney based interior designer Craig Spencer whom is renowned for his moody glamorous hues of black & smokey greys has stepped out from the dark side to reveal a brighter side to Craig Spencer design. Craig was given total flexibility to create absolutely anything after designing for his client at his previous home,...

featuring Darren Palmer design. Residential designer Playing with masculine + feminine LUX

[caption id="attachment_711" align="aligncenter" width="328" caption="Darren Palmer from Darren Palmer Design"][/caption] Below - Paddington Terrace, Darren met this client whilst guest lecturing at coco republic design school. The brief was to bring their Paddington terrace to life, in a way that was complimentary to the way they live, being a family with 2 young children...

THE PATTERNED INTERIOR – Revisited

Last week Internationally feted designer and friend Greg Natale, celebrated the launch of his stunning new book, THE PATTERNED INTERIOR with friends, family and collaborators. Hosted by Greg Natale at James Said Paddington with publishing house Rizzoli New York, the evening was quintessential Natale! At once sophisticated and full of robust character, Greg Natale’s interiors are renowned around...