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Tom Ferguson is an architect and a photographer. His most recent project in his ongoing work with Jac+ Jack captures details of the stores' interiors.

This stunning modern residential home by Archiblox is located in the dense bushland of Bonnie Doon in Rural Victoria.

It is extremely rare today to find anything made by hand using centuries-old techniques. Designer Rugs handknot rugs help preserve this traditional art.

Amongst the busy hustle and bustle of Middle Park, Melbourne, sits an elaborate Victorian terrace house known as the Bridport Residence. A true urban escape.

With Australian and New Zealand designers pushing their work into all corners of the globe, ‘design destination’ Cult saw the benefit of uniting ‘Australian creativity’.

The Terrarium House is a truly unique home, whose design responding to many constraints, reinterpreting them as architectural features and blurring the distinction between indoor and outdoor.

For a solo designer, running their business can be difficult and isolating. The Design Coach is responding by creating a community and educating designers through Masterclasses workshops and coaching.

Enter stage right: a housing affordability crisis, climate change, and disconnected community networks. Enter stage left: Breathe Architecture.

For the residents, this building is radically different to normal apartment living. Emphasising communal spaces, Nightingale 1.0 has fostered a community who genuinely who care about each other.

King Living will launch new designs from their collaboration with designers Charles Wilson and Tom Fereday at Denfair in Melbourne this month.

Sustainability is a concern for any designer working with timber, so when the AHEC challenged 8 of Australia's highly regarded designers to reimagine one of their designs, they rose to the occasion.

Whiting Architects’ Pocket House is a perfect example of quality over quantity. On just 96m2, the light-filled project proves it is the design approach, not the amount of space, that matters most.

The 2018 Victorian Architecture Awards showcased another incredible year of exquisite work, illustrating that there is no limit to Australian talent.

TIDE Design releases its latest collection, The TIDE Autumn Series, a captivating range of furniture pieces with minimalistic design elements and enduring appeal.

Techné Architecture and Interior Design, gives us an insight into working with iconic brands and how they inject their unique passion and creativity in to each of their projects.

Denfair Melbourne is not far away - from June 14th-16th the design community comes together for three days filled with the best local and international design, displayed at the Exhibition Centre.

Adelaide based designer Rhys Cooper has released his first ceramic series ‘U Vase.’ Distinct from any of his previous work, the range is comprised of singular, simplistic objects.

Sustainability, or the impact our profession has on the environment, is a subject we all talk about. But how much are we actually doing about what we are leaving behind for future generations?

Designer Rugs' newest collection with interior designers Hare and Klein beautifully combines painterly, abstract qualities with the centuries-old traditional hand knot technique.

Driven by spaces that endorse the lives of those who occupy them Gilad and Jean-Paul are interested in creating loosely defined spaces, an idea spoken about in Gaston Bachelard's The Poetics of Space.

Director and founder of interior architecture practice CJH Studio, Cassie James-Herrick, speaks about the importance of advocating for women's equality and why confidence is critical to the equation.

The Australia Pavilion at the 16th Biennale di Venezia Architettura has seen 10,000 plants become part of a multi-sensory living installation.

At the top of our list for this year's Milan design week, Salone del Mobile, was the Local Milan exhibition featuring the work of 26 Australian designers.

Now the Director of her own studio, MAKE architecture, Mel speaks about gender and why she didn’t allow herself to let people make her feel as though she is less.

When filmmaker Julian Lucas stumbled upon local Melbourne designer Carpenter’s Daughter on Instagram his filmmaker's eye was immediately struck by the captivating visual aesthetic of the photographs.

A re-cap of The Local Project's Editor Rose Onans and photographer Dave Kulezsa travels in Milan for Salone del Mobile.

What can only be the start of a major movement in hospitality; the recently opened Paramount House Hotel by Breathe Architecture has redefined preconceived notions of hotel accommodation.

Luxury linen, bedding and homewares brand IN BED have opened their first flagship retail store in Paddington, Sydney.

We speak with Mark and Damien about how they built a strong partnership from friendship, the traits they believe foster a great working team, and their recent work with boutique developer Milieu.

Design maverick Franco Crea releases his first soft seating collection Mena and explains why the little things should never be overlooked.

We spent a day in Milan with designer Carole Whiting exploring the best of Design Week, from the lavish Palazzo Serbelloni to Rosanna Orlandi's contemporary design collection, and EuroCucina.

Nic & Taylor have a deep fascination with the story behind an item and their aspiration to share that with other people is what brings Dunlin Home to life.