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Food

Julia Busuttil Nishimura's Seasonal Flavours: Spring Greens with Ricotta

Our favourite foodie is back with another must-cook dish! Today, the self-taught cook shares her recipe for a simple crowd-pleasing starter....
Julia Busuttil Nishimura
  3 hours ago

Interiors

A Swedish Summer Cottage In South Australia

Emma Read and Sarah Hall of My Sister And The Sea create a cosy cottage getaway on the edge of the Innes National Park.
Miriam McGarry
  19 hours ago

TDF Design Awards

The Emerging Designers In The Running To WIN At The TDF Design Awards

Seven of Australia's most accomplished new designers and emerging design studios, in the running to WIN at TDF Design Awards!

Art

Influential Australian Women Star In National Portrait Prize Shortlist

Nova Peris, Magda Szubankski, Annabel Crabb and other icons grace the paintings in the running for Australia's richest art prize, the 2019 D...
Elle Murrell

On the Market

Olivia Bossy's Dream Home By The Beach Could Be Yours

Want to be the next owner of the interior designer's perfect seaside apartment in Sydney?

Modernist Australia

A Robin Boyd Bushland Block Up For Sale!

A classic home by Australia's most loved modernist architect, the 'Uglow House' in Montmorency is on the market for a steal!
Patricia Callan

Family

Artist Julian Meagher On Creating Through The Parenting Fog

One of our favourite Sydney artists on working through the doubt and exhaustion of parenting, ahead of his exhibition at Sydney Contemporary...
Ashe Davenport

Architecture

A Coastal Home Designed From The Inside Out

This Barwon Heads property by Lovell Burton is designed to expand and contract with the seasons.
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Creative People

TDF Talks With Life Coach + Author Kemi Nekvapil

Kemi Nekvapil on leadership, women's wellness and how a disempowered childhood led her to coaching and mentoring others.

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Jamie Durie, Designer + Media Personality

We talk to a legendary Aussie icon about finding the time to manage his multiple pursuits!

Architecture

Heritage Bones Meets Modern Design In This Paddington Terrace

Porebski Architects restore and respectfully modernise an 1890s terrace.
Miriam McGarry

Gardens

An Outdoor Oasis In Annandale

A small footprint, big impact outdoor entertaining area in Sydney, with designs by Eco Outdoor.
Amelia Barnes

Homes

Rammed Earth Meets California Bungalow

Ruth and Raja share their home of unlikely combinations, with beautiful results in Brunswick East.

Art

Meet Three Geelong-Based Painters Interpreting The Same Landscape

Amy Wright, Liz Wickramasinghe and Emma Itzstein interpret the same environment in their own styles for a group show, 'Gardens of Mind and M...

Architecture

The Extraordinary Exoskeleton House

Takt Studio employ adaptive re-use principles to re-skin a 1950s bungalow in Thirroul NSW.
Miriam McGarry

Studio Visit

Ceramics That Celebrate The Decline Of The Disposable

Melbourne-based ceramicist Shari Lowndes of Szilvassy shares her first collection of beautiful, functional ceramics.

Architecture

Bardolph Gardens, A Renter's Dream Home

Breathe Architecture creates sustainable, beautiful and affordable housing options in Glen Iris.
Miriam McGarry

TDF Design Awards

The Power Of Collaboration Celebrated In The TDF Design Awards

Ten of best creative collaborations of 2018, as shortlisted in the TDF Design Awards!

Creative People

Introducing The Creative Camp Of Your Dreams!

Mingle with some of Australia’s most successful creatives at Art Camp, a new weekend-long event featuring workshops, talks, food and fun!
Amelia Barnes

On the Market

Be The Next Owner Of This Surprising Victorian Home

This Victorian home with an extension designed by Wellard Architects is up for sale in Albert Park.
Amelia Barnes

Interiors

Flack Studio Flair In Fitzroy!

Flack Studio transform an inner city worker’s cottage into a stylish empty-nesters' dream home.

In Print

Family, Food + Feelings Is A New Kind Of Parenting Book

Multifaceted creative Kate Berry has just released her new book chock-full of recipes, stories and everyday adventures to share with your ki...

Architecture

Utility Meets Luxury In These Tiny Tasmanian Shacks

The Denison Rivulet project in Tasmania is an exploration of interiors and materiality by Taylor and Hinds Architects.
Miriam McGarry

Creative People

6 Experimental Florists You Should Know About!

Meet the young Australian botanical artists pushing the limits of floristry.
Miriam McGarry

Owning A Home

An Unconventional Path To Homeownership In Heathcote!

We share a story from Nicole Haddow's just-released book, 'Smashed Avocado, about a couple's unconventional journey to owning their first ho...
Nicole Haddow

Homes

Setting The Scene With Victoria McKenzie

The film and television set decorator and art director shares her curated home in Caulfield North.

Sustainability

Minimum Wines, Maximum Delight From Matt + Lentil Purbrick

Matt and Lentil Purbrick of Growth and Gathered share their newest venture – a minimum intervention wine label!

Creative People

Japanese Design Meets Mid-Century Modern In These Sculptural Ceramics

Melbourne-based ceramicist Jan Vogelpoel celebrates clay through her architectural ceramic forms.

Architecture

A Rugged Coastal Home By Kennedy Nolan

A pinwheel-shaped layout shelters this coastal home in Victoria from the harsh elements.
Amelia Barnes

Interiors

The Dulux 2020 Colour Forecast Is Revealed!

The new hues to know for the year ahead, from the utmost authority on colour!

Interiors

Creating Sanctuary On A Heritage Homestead

An interior designer travels home to regional New South Wales to reinvigorate the homestead on her family's working agricultural farm.
Miriam McGarry

TDF Design Awards

11 Australian Sustainable Designs To Inspire

The eco-conscious innovators in the running for the TDF Design Awards Sustainable Design Award.

Tiny Homes

Escape To This Tiny Off Grid Riverside Cabin!

Leave the rest of the world behind in this rentable, designer tiny house by Fresh Prince.
Amelia Barnes

Art

Evi O Harnesses Colour As Her Superpower!

Saint Cloche Gallery make their debut at Sydney Contemporary, with ‘Fantasia’ by Sydney artist Evi O.

Small Business

5 Ways To Make Instagram Great Again!

Our small business columnist Fiona Killackey, on how to boost engagement and make the platform work for you!
Fiona Killackey
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Podcast

TDF Talks with Sasha Titchkosky, Co-Founder of Koskela

As Koskela celebrates ten years of social impact work, Lucy caught up with the company's co-founder to discuss their approach to doing busin...

Shopping

Taking It Slow At Provider Store In Surry Hills

Inspired by the simple beauty in Japanese and Scandinavian design, Tara Bennett's store is an oasis for handcrafted, functional ‘daily too...
Maggie Scardifield

Architecture

Enhancing The Past In Studley Park

Kennedy Nolan gently restore this exceptional 1950s home by Russian-born Australian architect Anatol Kagan.
Miriam McGarry

Architecture

A Contemporary Take On A Classic Queenslander

The Yeronga House by Lisa Breeze Architect is a new build, inspired by iconic Queensland vernacular architecture.
Amelia Barnes

Homes

A 'Colorado Ranch House' In Brunswick Heads

Kimberly Amos, co-founder of The Atlantic in Byron Bay, shares her calming family home.

Food

Emiko Davies' 'Ziti al Forno' Baked Pasta

'Tortellini at Midnight' captures Italian recipes and food traditions in danger of being lost.
Emiko Davies

Architecture

A Whole World, All Under One Roof

Farming, cooking and living, all under a 110 metre long roof in Daylesford, designed by architect Timothy Hill.

Architecture

A Forever Home That Celebrates The Past

Renovating for longevity in Rose Bay, Sydney with Ricci Bloch Architecture and Interiors.
Miriam McGarry

TDF Design Awards

The Best Of Floral Design In The TDF Design Awards!

A closer look at the finalists in the Floral Design category of the TDF Design Awards!

Architecture

A California Bungalow Reconfigured For Light And Practicality

Project 12 Architecture has renovated a Northcote home to overcome its southern orientation and previously disjointed rooms.
Amelia Barnes

On the Market

A Modernised Mid-Century Marvel On The Market

This Eaglemont home with serious architectural credentials is set to go to auction next month.

Travel

A Stylist's Guide To Downtown Los Angeles

Sydney stylist Sarah Ellison shares her guide to all things design in Downtown LA!
Sarah Ellison

Art

Shifting Time And Space With Jasmine Mansbridge

Explore the artist’s new exhibition ‘Your Time For The Moon’, showing at 19Karen gallery.

Gardens

A Factory Rooftop Turned Lush Penthouse Garden

SJB director Adam Haddow’s Sydney apartment opens to a stunning rooftop garden, designed by William Dangar of Dangar Barin Smith.
Amelia Barnes

Interiors

Saying Goodbye To A Local Icon!

After over a decade of operations, the beloved Brooklyn Arts Hotel in Fitzroy is closing - and its iconic building is for sale.

Interiors

Brown Is The New Neutral

Brown is back! Lauren Li gives us the lowdown on how to add warmth and texture to your home, with this somewhat divisive colour.
Lauren Li

Homes

A Prahran East Atelier Adorned With Layers Of History

Revered Melbourne interior designer Tigger Hall shares her artistic home, filled with objects from all over the globe.

Architecture

The Apple Crate Shack On The Apple Isle!

A $60,000 budget goes a long way in this ambitious project in Flowerpot, Tasmania.
Miriam McGarry

Food

Julia Busuttil Nishimura's Seasonal Flavours: Citrus

One of our FAVE foodies, Julia Busuttil-Nishimura joins TDF this month as a columnist! First up, she shares a flavour-packed roasted caulifl...
Julia Busuttil Nishimura

Art

Balenciaga Comes To Bendigo!

Direct from the Victoria and Albert museum in London, the ground-breaking exhibition ‘Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion’ arrives at the Bendig...
Miriam McGarry

Shopping

Bright New Ceramic Artists On Show At The Old Clare Hotel

An old bottle shop is home to some of Sydney’s best emerging design until this Sunday!
Maggie Scardifield

TDF Design Awards

Celebrating Australia's Best Stylists And Art Directors

Highlighting ten outstanding styling and art direction projects, shortlisted for the TDF Design Awards!
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Shopping

Sheridan + Grandiflora, Australian Botanicals And Bedding!

Our latest video, celebrating a very special collaboration between Sheridan and Grandiflora.

On the Market

This Brand New Architect-Designed Home Could Be Yours

This distinctive project home by Mani Architecture in North Fitzroy on the market!

Modernist Australia

1970s Excellence On The Market In Eaglemont

Nestled within the Glenard Estate designed by Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Griffin, this four-bedroom stunner brings the WOW-factor!
Patricia Callan
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Podcast

TDF Talks with Architect, IADV Co-founder, and Academic Jefa Greenaway

The trailblazing architect, advocate and academic reflects on his pivotal role as the first indigenous architect to be registered in Victori...

Gardens

A Plant Collector's Wild And Wonderful Paradise

Lyle Filippe shares his lifelong love of rare plants and quest to make 'something iconic' via his never-ending passion project, Roraima Nurs...
Georgina Reid

Bringing Light and Space Into A Fitzroy Terrace House

Taylor Knights Architecture and Interior Design transform this inner city terrace house with a sunken living room, shifting ceiling volumes
Miriam McGarry

Shopping

Country Road Make Sustainability The Height Of Luxury

The new 5 Star Green Star Design Review rated Chadstone store is the pinnacle of eco-friendly design.

Art

The Must-See Artists At Melbourne’s Affordable Art Fair

Our pick of standout artists participating in the Affordable Art Fair in Melbourne next month!

Shopping

Hand Painted Pieces And 70s-Inspired Prints In Bonnie And Neil's New Collection

Australian-made textiles label Bonnie and Neil launch their latest collection, 'Coast' - incorporating soft furnishings, and now, wallpaper!...
Amelia Barnes

Architecture

Surf's Up In This Manly Apartment!

A home re-configured for beachside living, by McNally Architects & I+D Studio.

Homes

Fine And Dandy In Dandenong!

PR Guru Jade Roberts shares her 1960s mid-century renovated family home.

Art

The Tree Change That Inspired A New Career For Artist Edwina Edwards

Landscape painter Edwina Edwards has been quietly developing her art practice since relocating to Albury, NSW. Her first-ever solo exhibitio...
Amelia Barnes

Interiors

Stylist Megan Morton Reveals Her Hidden Kitchen Design!

The self-proclaimed ‘house whisperer’ shares her sleek new bistro kitchen for a family of five.

Announcing The Winners Of The 36th Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards

From 280 entries, we take a tour through the best of Australia’s Indigenous art awards.
Miriam McGarry

TDF Design Awards

The Best Of Australian Handcrafted Design

From functional to decorative, here are the TDF Design Awards Handcrafted Design finalists!

On The Market

This Thornbury Home Is On The Market And Won’t Be Available For Long!

Once part of a co-housing community established by a group of friends in the 1970s, this delightful Thornbury gem is now on the market.
Sasha Aarons

On the Market

This Thornbury Home Is On The Market And Won’t Be Available For Long!

Once part of a co-housing community established by a group of friends in the 1970s, this delightful Thornbury gem is now on the market.
Miriam McGarry
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Art

Jackalope Unveils The Rain Room In St Kilda

Random International’s immersive rain installation makes its Southern Hemisphere debut, thanks to Jackalope Art Collection.

Interiors

Melbourne's Newest Deli And Eatery Brings The WOW-Factor!

Via Porta is a beautiful new family-owned establishment in Mont Albert designed by its co-owner, Sarah Cosentino of Studio Esteta.
Amelia Barnes

Family

Que Minh Luu Talks Parenting Through Producing, Class Systems + Grief

The ABC TV producer shares her experiences as a single parent of four-year-old Alfie, after the death of her partner, radio producer Jesse C...
Ashe Davenport

Architecture

From Bush Shack To Bruny Island Stunner!

The Apollo Bay house by Dock 4 Architects extends a two-bedroom shack into a striking four-bedroom home.
Miriam McGarry

Shopping

The Former Fashion Designer Making Stylish Accessories For Dogs

Georgia Havekotte, founder of pet accessories label Nice Digs, shares the inspiration behind her handcrafted, fun product range.
Amelia Barnes

Art

Weaving The Way With The Carmichael Women

Jo Hoban meets Freja, Elisa and Sonja Carmichael – the family of fibre artists dedicated to continuing cultural knowledge.
Jo Hoban

Architecture

Two Bedrooms Are Better Than Three, In This 1970s Sydney Apartment

The Courtyard Apartment by Brcar Morony Architecture in Sydney does more with less, offering an elegant blueprint for family apartment livin...
Amelia Barnes

Homes

New Custodians Transform This Captains Cottage In Hobart

A home built for a ship master in the 1800s get a new lease on life.

Creative People

The Big Design Market Gets A Big Design Mentor!

Champions of Australian design, The Big Design Market pairs up five Australian creatives with Aussie icon Ken Done for career guidance!

Interiors

A Photographer's Designer Hideaway In Hobart

Slow Beam is a unique getaway in the Tassie bush, created by photographer Lauren Bamford and Sarah Trotter of Hearth Studio.
Miriam McGarry

TDF Design Awards

Eye-Catching Australian Textile Design On Show

From fashion to homewares, one-off pieces to entire collections, talent abounds among the finalists for the TDF Textile Design Award.

Architecture

A Subiaco Home With A Green Heart

A stunning family home in Perth designed around a central courtyard, by Vokes and Peters.
Miriam McGarry

Studio Visit

Get Lost In Christopher Jewitt’s Mesmerising ‘Scribbles’

A studio visit with the Melbourne artist whose dynamic, mixed media paintings turn doodling into an art form!
Miriam McGarry

Tiny Homes

Is This The Most Unique Accommodation In Victoria?

Book a glamping stay at this idyllic, straw bale yurt located just outside Melbourne.
Amelia Barnes

Dream Job

Making Bathroom Dreams A Reality

Renders have come a long way since 3D Visualisation Artist Maria Dawson began creating at Phoenix Tapware eight years ago...
Elle Murrell
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Podcast

TDF Talks With Jeremy Wortsman Of The Jacky Winter Group

This incredibly inspiring creative entrepreneur (and TDF mentor!) reflects on building community around business, expanding from Oz to the U...

Architecture

A California Bungalow Reconnects With Its Magnificent Backyard

From Jim Carrey to nearby developments, there’s a whole host of influences behind this innovative and sustainable home by Native Design Wo...
Amelia Barnes
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We, The Brave

From Fashion To Art Startup, With Kitty Clark Of Saint Cloche

From high-flying fashion buyer to starting her own art gallery, Kitty Clark shares her story of taking the leap! In partnership with MYOB.

In Print

Australia Modern, An Architectural Legacy

From private homes to civic institutions, a new book collates 100 important examples of Australian architectural history.
Miriam McGarry

Homes

A Family Home That Channels Miami In Melbourne

Emma Abrahams and family share their bright and contemporary Studley Park home.

Art

Challenging Out-Dated Ideas Of Femininity With Needle + Thread

Artist Nicole O’Loughlin calls on Kath Day-Knight, Dolly Parton and Rupaul in a defiant challenge to the historical representation of wome...
Elle Murrell

Architecture

Heritage Bones Meets Modern Minimalism In This Inner City Terrace

A small footprint heritage renovation by Rob Kennon in Fitzroy North.
Miriam McGarry

Studio Visit

Sophie Perez On The Endless Possibilities Of Paint

An artist, mother-of-three and a gallery co-ordinator, this talented Mornington-based painter has her hands full!
Rachel Doyle

Interiors

The Modern Australian Country Home

A secluded residence in the Yarra Valley gets a fresh spin with Chelsea Hing.
Miriam McGarry

TDF Design Awards

The Best Of Australian Furniture Design

We're diving deep into the TDF Design Awards, with a closer look at the Furniture Design shortlist!

Architecture

A Home Where Opposites Attract

This treetop Surry Hills apartment is renovated to serve dual functions by architecture firm Downie North.
Miriam McGarry