At Wednesday night’s gala Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards 2014, Australia’s interior design community came together to celebrate the creative and professional brilliance exhibited by our Australian grown local talent.
The 250 industry and media guests raised their glasses on a balmy Autumn evening to all of this year’s finalists, including the esteemed Belle Coco Republic Interior Designer of the Year, Sydney-based Greg Natale of Greg Natale Design.
‘This is an exciting second win for Greg Natale, and demonstrates the increasing breadth, quality and maturity of his work’ said Belle editor-in-chief and awards judge Neale Whitaker”. And we couldn’t agree more.
The arrivals …. below
In 2014, the entries were dominated by some of Australia’s leading female interior designers, including Juliette Arent and Sarah-Jane Pyke of Arent & Pyke who took out the Residential category for their residence The Avenue (Sydney) Below ….
Miriam Fanning of Mim Design, winner of the Corporate category with the Little Group Office (Melbourne)
The innovative work of Melbourne’s March Studio was demonstrated by their progressive Sneakerboy store, which took out the Commercial category.
And in the awards’ first-ever tie, Sydney-based Alexander & Co also took out an award in the Hospitality category for the clever re-imagining of the iconic Watsons Bay Hotel. Below …
Thanks to WM for images and press assistance.