A series of mews-like buildings designed by Matt Gibson Architecture + Design have expanded this Fitzroy home for added light, air and space...
Garden designer Richard Unsworth shares ‘Trincomalee’ – his magical 1896 waterfront home in northern Sydney, accessible only by boat.
Arcke architects lifted this Queenslander to accommodate a two-bedroom apartment underneath, and provide better connections to the outdoors
Inside the day of Kaantju woman and curator of Indigenous art at the NGV, Shonae Hobson!
Escape to one of two tiny houses or a restored 1890 hut at Wildernest, located on the edge of the NSW Southern Highlands.
A Seddon weatherboard renovation by Circle Studio Architects that doesn’t erase its past, but firmly enhances its future.
From sleek and chic to fun and playful, here are four different schemes for the outdoor dining situation of your dreams!
Sibling Architecture director and co-founder Timothy Moore shares refreshing advice about embarking on a career in architecture and design -...
The 'warped maximalist colour feast' home of artists Nabilah Nordin and Nick Modrzewski in Newport, Melbourne.
This mid-century Mollymook Beach house is perfect in its proportions, feel and water views... and it's on the market!
Brigitte Owers-Buccianti is the designer behind Real Non-Real, an exciting new practice making multi-functional furniture pieces.
Artist Miranda Skoczek shares her multigenerational family life in the Dandenongs with son Harper and aunt Margaret.
Kep Horticulture founder Andy Kepitis talks how to create dynamic gardens, and his aversion to 'certain' plant palettes!
The celebrated interior designer shares her relaxed yet luxurious Minjerribah/North Stradbroke holiday house.
Julia Busuttil Nishimura serves up the ultimate summer sanga. YUM!
Heide Museum of Modern Art opens a new healing garden – a therapeutic space to benefit the mind, soul, and body.
Discovering talented new creatives is our favourite thing we do – here are the artists, designers and makers who got us talking in 2021.
From savoury galettes to triple tiered vanilla sponges with craem and lemon curd, these are our five most popular recipes of last year.
From converted shipping containers to prefabricated dwellings available for purchase, these were our favourite tiny houses of 2021.
From humble shacks, to architectural masterpieces, these are our favourite beachside homes of 2021!
From beach shacks on Stradbroke Island to a Blue Mountains weekender that floats among the clouds, these are the hottest holiday spots of la...
From a tree-top art deco flat filled to an interior designer’s personalised Bondi pad, these are our favourite apartments of the year!
The Design Files' most-read architecture features of 2021 - these 10 houses are cream of the crop in Australian residential design!
The top homes we toured in 2021 from this iconic design era!
From a magical hidden flower garden to a rambling plot that has evolved over a lifetime, these are the best gardens we featured this year.
It’s official – these were our most popular Australian homes stories of 2021!
Looking back on the best and biggest events of 2021!
Sibling Architecture director Qianyi Lim and her sister are converting an 1800s cottage and brick stables into two family homes in Forest Lo...
Bonnie and Neil teamed up with CLO Studios for the ultimate seaside-inspired summer collection of table-cloths, napkins, cushions + more.
Artist Madeleine Stamer's bayside Melbourne family home is filled with colourful art, vintage furniture, and treasures by local makers.
Sarah Hingle's hand-drawn textiles and wallpapers are designed in Burleigh Heads, QLD and manufactured locally under her brand, 'These Walls...
Tenterfield Creek Organics is a productive farm, a Mediterranean-inspired garden, a yoga retreat (!) - and home to lifelong gardener Rose Ha...
On an exposed Central Otago, New Zealand site with historic mining tailings lies Black Quail – a breathtaking new home designed by Bergend...
The emerging artist invites us into her studio to learn more about her narrative-fulled, distinctive painting style.
A conversation with Myles Russell-Cook, Curator of Indigenous Art at NGV, about 'Bark Ladies: Eleven Artists from Yirrkala', which is on now...
The internet-famous chef, author, product developer and media mogul (of Masterchef Australia acclaim!) takes us behind the scenes of her ube...
CG Design Studio gives this Mediterranean-style pad on the Sunshine Coast from the late 80s an aesthetic update!
Up your entertaining game with these on-trend tablescaping ideas, filled with pieces from local creatives!
Inspired by her great grandparents' grocery store, Madeleine Hoy creates fruit and veg candles that look exactly like the real deal!
A sensitive update to one of Melbourne’s most architecturally significant homes, weaving together past, present and future.
Director of Maike Design, Mairead Murphy, saved a post-war Brunswick East house from demolition, and transformed it into her beautiful famil...
Interior architect Sophie Davies transforms this 19th-century Melbourne residence into a contemporary family home in a New Classic style. It...
Over a 12 year period, Simon Pendal Architect extended this 1940s Fremantle home with a series of ‘cave-like chambers' and luscious garden...
Clea Cregan of Miniscape Projects is passionate about creating green spaces that offer a powerful remedy to the stresses of modern life.
The Marrickville House by Aileen Sage sees a sympathetic renovation of a heritage home turned from dilapidated to luminous!
It's our final room makeover in this series! Watch us transform this traditional bedroom in a heritage home.
Arent&Pyke steered clear of the typical beach-house aesthetic when creating this layered holiday house in Palm Beach, NSW.
Renowned artist Callum Morton's brilliant wisdom for emerging artists and creatives - in partnership with Monash University.
Inside Rosedale Farm – the restored 1877 country property of interior stylist Steve Cordony and Michael Booth in Orange, NSW.
The renovated Tuscan villa-style home of fashion designer Poppy Lissiman and Harrison Kennedy in Fremantle.
Brunswick House is a quietly robust project by Placement Studio, utilising joinery that fits together like a puzzle to cleverly define rooms...
Summer festivities are upon us and as usual, Julia Busuttil Nishimura's got us covered!
LH Design Hub has recently opened the doors to their new by-appointment shopfront, a constantly evolving showcase of secondhand treasures.
A subtle update to an eclectic 100-year-old cottage in Ivanhoe, designed by Inbetween Architecture.
Ha Architecture overcame heritage restrictions to transform this Hawthorn home into a Japanese-inspired tranquil space.
CIBI's Meg Tanaka on growing up in Japan, running a family business with three young boys, and living life the CIBI way.
Featuring so many modern, custom made elements, every room in this house has its own distinct personality!
The gifting season is upon us, but these local stores have an impeccable selection of items all year round!
This serene holiday home by Tanner Architects makes the most of its rugged Tasmanian outlook.
The colourful, art deco South Yarra apartment of Skinny Wolf owner and florist Leila Sanderson, and sound engineer Tony Espie.
Hattie Molloy, Sunday Salon, Curio Practice and Nicole Lawrence Studio come together for a month-long retail residency in Fitzroy. Retail is...
Lineburg Wang saved a 1960s Paddington, Brisbane home from future flood damage, and added an inspired indoor-outdoor extension.
A North Balwyn home designed by architect Alan Nance and built in 1957 is on the market, and it's amazing!
The minimalist Fitzroy apartment of architect Shin Kil and visual merchandiser Jessie Choi, featuring the sleek Samsung The Serif TV.
In our podcast season finale, Yorta Yorta man Cormach Evans talks to host Lucy Feagins about the two organisations he founded and directs: S...
We transform a simple baby's bedroom, with Surround by Laminex wall panelling, and a playful injection of colour, pattern and texture!
Julia Green’s latest venture is her most ambitious yet - a completely shoppable interior project spanning 600 square metres and two floors...
A unique renovated home with crazy paving, double height ceilings and a north-facing backyard in the most tightly held pocket of Fitzroy.
Get inspired by these vibrant and joyous Dulux paint colours set to take over home interiors this summer. Plus, your chance to win 20 litres...
At every opportunity the choice is to be unplugged rather than switched on in this architecturally designed accommodation in New South Wales...
Charlotte Ree's Potts Point apartment is a unique mix of art deco architecture and warehouse features, with one very enviable rooftop!
A transformed St Kilda West home by Lucy Clemenger Architects, that takes advantage of its park-side site.
We spend a day with author, broadcaster and public commentator in the midst of the release of her new book - 'How We Love'.
Live opposite Edinburgh Gardens in this Victorian terrace, featuring an architect-designed renovation with sustainable features.
Pop Architecture returned this 1960 mid-century home in Ivanhoe East to its former glory through interior alterations.
This four-bedroom Victorian home with an extension by Nicholas Murray Architects has hit the market in Kensington.
We’ve curated the perfect gifting lineup from the Scandinavian-focussed design store including Ferm Living, Købn and Krof!
Food writer, TV presenter and judge of MasterChef Australia Melissa Leong shares some of her absolute favourite spots in Melbourne CBD.
Thames & Hudson is your one-stop shop for any gift giving occasion, and they're offering a site-wide discount exclusive to TDF readers as pa...
Megan McNeill started her textile brand Trinket Solo just over a year ago, and she's killing it!
Stock up your fridge and get your Christmas shopping our favourite drinks from the local distilling company!
Classical Greek, French and English influences all come together in Bronte Taton and Joshua Casey's dreamy home, in Darlington, Western Aust...
Country Road is our go-to gifting destination, and they're offering TDF readers 10% off everything this Christmas.
An exhibition of 13 glowing, vibrant works from Mangala artist Maggie Green of Spinifex Hill Art Centre, 'My Life' tells the story of the ar...
There is something for everyone in our crowd-pleasing Christmas wishlist from these makeup masterminds!
We're making Christmas easy this year with a SHOPPABLE gift guide plus exclusive TDF Reader deals and discounts - shop NOW from Country Road...
In this podcast conversation, the insanely popular Byron Bay-based creative talks transitioning from stylist to designer, the value of being...
We transform a simple art deco room with Surround by Laminex wall panelling, a rich colour palette, and a mix of vintage and new design piec...
This deceptively roomy architect-renovated Victorian has hit the market in Brunswick.
Words from the Wise is a new series of career inspo from Australia’s leading creative makers, thinkers and professional practitioners -
PW Studio set out to design a house that integrated the two fundamentals of architecture, humans and nature, into one calm family home.
Interior designer Billy Innes joined forces with her father (a semi-retired architect) to design her family's dreamy coastal home.
Gabled House by Clayton Orszaczky is a dreamy family home bathed in natural light and gardens.
Strong, beautiful, solid and... flat-packed? Meet the new NAMI furniture range by nau, designed by Tom Fereday.
Southern Kaantju/Umpila woman Naomi Hobson’s original artwork will be realised as packaging and window features in 100 of the beauty brand...
‘The Art of Gifting’ by Fenton & Fenton brings together a stellar edit of art and design presents - PLUS one seriously epic give-away!
Celebrate 100 years of the Archibald Prize at the Archie 100 exhibition, opening November 6 at Geelong Gallery. Tickets on sale now.
Highlands House by Other Architects turns it back on the quintessential modern Australian country home, instead exploring the idea of living...
Featuring the first example of Robin Boyd's iconic 'window wall', The Browne House is looking for its next custodians!
Party season is ON and these nutty meringues are what we're bringing out at our next dinner party!