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Architectural

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A Glamorous Update For An Exemplary Ernest Fooks Mid-Century Home

Modernist architect Ernest Fooks designed some of Melbourne’s outstanding mid-century properties, including the 1960s home of Ilana Moses

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A Tiny Slice Of Japan Inside A Pink Darlinghurst Terrace

Ceramicist Laura Butler shares her 1890s Darlinghurst pink terrace, renovated by Trias in accordance with Japanese design principles.

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A Melbourne Family’s Ever Changing ‘Light House’

An innovative, sculptural screen invites dynamic shadows into the family home of Andrew Jaques, and Christina Chiodo, renovated by Layan.

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A Sydney Family Home Inspired By Wes Anderson, Art Deco + English Country Gardens

Olli Ella founder Chloe Brookman reveals her newly-renovated South Coogee family home!

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The Sophisticated Sydney Apartment Of Two Furniture Designers

Influences from their lives across the globe come together in the apartment of Koala furniture designers Alexandra Owen and James Whitta.

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A Historic Melbourne Apartment With Artful, Lived-In Interiors

Interior designer Leigh Ellwood invites us inside her 1930s Beverley Hills apartment in South Yarra.

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An Adults Only Terrace, Channelling Mid-Century Party Houses!

The home of Hugh Crothers and Matt Badura playfully champions the couple’s lifestyle and sexuality, eschewing heteronormative ideals withi...

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An Interior Designer’s Playful Family ‘Art House’

The playfully decorated Toorak home of interior designer and stylist, Zoe Murphy, and her family.

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'Cottagecore' Meets Modern Eclecticism In This Charming Renovated Heritage Home

The home of Fiona Bateman and family: originally designed by Walter Liberty Vernon in 1893, and renovated by Sam Crawford Architects.

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A Happy, No-Fuss Beach House On The Mornington Peninsula

The Mornington Peninsula home of Haydn Green and Lucinda McKimm is a renovated brick beach house that celebrates its sunny backyard.

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Alistair Knox’s Former Studio Turned Family Home

Tilly Barber and her son Marley have converted the former Eltham office of prolific local architect Alistair Knox into their own home.

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A Mid-Century Renovation That Masterfully Blends Old And New

An incredible mid-century home in Ivanhoe East, brought back to life by owners interior designer Sarah Conly and engineer Hugh O’Brien.

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A New Era For Melbourne’s Iconic Featherston House, Designed By Robin Boyd

A sensitive update to one of Melbourne’s most architecturally significant homes, weaving together past, present and future.

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Poppy Lissiman + Harrison Kennedy’s Fashionably Rustic Fremantle Home

The renovated Tuscan villa-style home of fashion designer Poppy Lissiman and Harrison Kennedy in Fremantle.

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An Idyllic Family Home On The Mornington Peninsula

Interior designer Billy Innes joined forces with her father (a semi-retired architect) to design her family's dreamy coastal home.

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An Artist’s Light + Bright Collingwood Apartment

The vibrant, rented Collingwood apartment of artist and head of brand at Lucy Folk, Ben Mazey!

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A Designer’s 1970s Bells Beach Dream Home!

The incredible eclectic home of interior designer Léo Terrando and Jessica Watts, on Victoria's surf coast.

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The Gorgeous Family Home Of The Design Files' Advertising Manager, Chelsea Hall!

This dreamy renovation in Melbourne's suburbs is the ultimate Australian family home!

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