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Seven Great Places To Buy Affordable, Original Art

From local galleries to online dealers, First Nations art centres, this is where to look for artwork under $1.5k!

TDF Collect

TDF Collect Presents: 'Here, In My Mind', By Amalia Keefer

We're so excited to be hosting the debut solo show from this promising young artist – and pre-sales are now open!


Create Your Own Salon Wall With These Affordable, Vintage-Inspired Artworks

Interior designer and stylist Jono Fleming pioneers a new affordable art alternative, with the launch of his limited-edition, stretched-canv...
Sasha Gattermayr


Thoughtful Home Deliveries To Nurture Your Creativity

From weaving looms to clay kits, there's no shortage of creative home deliveries available right now! Here's our pick of the bunch.


An Iconic New Collaboration - Art-Inspired Ceramics From Robert Gordon x David Bromley

Two great Australian creative names collaborate on a distinctive new range of ceramic homewares, available at Myer.

Creative People

The Gorman Age – A Decade Of Print!

Introducing a collaboration, celebration and must-see exhibition from the iconic Melbourne brand!
Miriam McGarry


The Little Homewares Store That Could

Anna Chisholm of homewares store Bungalow Trading Co. proves that perseverance pays off in small business.


Bruce Slorach's 'Botanica'

The iconic Australian artist returns home to Hamilton for his latest exhibition.


Inside Enduring Antiques Emporium, Nicholas + Alistair

The Abbotsford treasure trove remains in a league of its own.
Elle Murrell


'Variety Hour' On Gertrude Street

Beloved textile designer and artist Cassie Byrnes opens a pop-up in Fitzroy this Saturday.
Elle Murrell


New Graphic Canvas Wall Hangings From Home Dweller

A lesson in following your creative intuition, from Brisbane-based graphic designer Felicia Gibson.


Milligram Studio

Teaming up with Beci Orpin, the new in-house stationery brand from Melbourne-based Telegram Co. unveils a swoon-worthy debut range.
Elle Murrell


The Design Files Open House 2017

It's back! This November we'll be welcoming you to our 5th Open House event, featuring unique wares, design pieces and original artwork fro
Lucy Feagins


Ode to Elma x SURFACE 1°22 Collaboration

A whimsical range of textile artworks and pendant lights, in a palette that’ll transport you to a carefree summer holiday!
Elle Murrell


KIOSK by Georgia Perry

A look inside the illustrator and designer's new Collingwood store, stocking accessories, homewares, stationery and gifts by indie designers...

The Design Files acknowledge the traditional custodians of the lands on which we work, the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to Elders past and present.

First Nations artists, designers, makers and creative business owners are encouraged to submit their projects for coverage on The Design Files – we would love to hear from you.

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