The Notorious B.I.G – The Danish architect dominating design
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The Notorious B.I.G – The Danish architect dominating design

Quiz any architecture or design student on their key inspirations and Bjarke Ingels is quite likely to pop up near the top of the list. At a relatively young 41, Ingels has some serious cred. With mammoth projects in development, ranging from the revitalisation of the Ground Zero/World Trade Centre precinct in New York to … Continue reading

“It starts with a spark. An idea” – Premium Lighting Australia
Decor and Design

“It starts with a spark. An idea” – Premium Lighting Australia

Premium Lighting has a rich history in Australia, a country whose climate and terrain prescribes an original and creative approach to lighting solutions. Established over twenty years ago, the company’s focus in LED technology and design innovation began in earnest five years ago. Today they are a market leader and trailblazer in architectural lighting. With distributors … Continue reading

Jade+Amber: Australian-made Parisian chic
Decor and Design

Jade+Amber: Australian-made Parisian chic

Luxury interior products retailer Jade + Amber was officially launched in August 2014, with an aim to bring a unique range of homewares to stylish antipodean homes. Owner and interior designer Nadia Griffith stocks a curated collection of high-quality accessories, tableware, linen and wallpaper, of French and Australian origins. Born in Paris, Nadia now resides … Continue reading

Spotlight on talented VIVID finalists
Australian Design

Spotlight on talented VIVID finalists

Over 90 talented designers have been selected to exhibit their work at Melbourne’s premier design event, VIVID (Vibrant Vision in Design). Australia’s longest running design competition is instrumental in unearthing the next generation of design talent, and will return to Decor + Design at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (16-19 July). The standard of … Continue reading

Beauvue’s candlelight romance
Decor and Design

Beauvue’s candlelight romance

Decor + Design 2015 will attract an eclectic and fascinating mix of exhibitors from the interiors sector. One example is Melbourne-based outfit BEAUVUE, which specialises in metal-based, handcrafted tea-lights, candles and votive and pillar holders – including styles for hurricanes, lanterns and wall sconces. The brainchild of Deepti & Abhay, their singular eye for beauty … Continue reading