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Design Field Notes

Your guide to the great indoors

Finds From Far & Wide

Introducing Max Sparrow Homewares

Our favourite online furniture store – Max Sparrow – launches into the world of homewares with an eclectic collection of over 200 stylish accessories for the home. Max has travelled… Read More.

Category: Trends & Finds

Caitlan

Winner: House & Garden Top 50 Rooms

Announced this week as a finalist for House and Garden’s annual Top 50 Rooms and awarded the coveted Best Use of Soft Furnishings, I am thrilled to share with you… Read More.

Category: Interior spaces

Diane

Song Qi by Alan Yau

Set on the esteemed Avenue Princess Grace, Song Qi by Alan Yau is proving to be the culinary trailblazer of the design world. Monaco’s first fine dining Chinese restaurant is… Read More.

Category: Interior spaces

Field Notes

The Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona

I love a beautifully designed hotel, but then again who doesn’t? Next stop on my bucket list is Barcelona, Spain – to stay in the impressive Mandarin Oriental.  An elegant,… Read More.

Category: Interior spaces

Liz

Divine Equine: Horse-inspired interiors

Equine style is no longer just reserved for the buxom ranches of Texas.  Whether brash and thematic or subtle and suggestive, the ways in which horses can liven up a… Read More.

Category: Trends & Finds

Field Notes

Peninsula Hotel, Paris

Hong Kong’s finest hotel has finally made its way to Europe, and in true Peninsula style, it has truly made it’s mark on the luxury hotel scene. Having stayed at… Read More.

Category: Interior spaces

Anthony

Nine Hours Hotel

Who doesn’t love sleep?  If you say you don’t, you’re lying.  All of us humans need it, and almost everyone would agree there is nothing better than a solid night’s… Read More.

Category: Interior spaces

Anthony

“Prey” by Leila Jeffreys

This week, renowned Australian photographer Leila Jeffreys opens “Prey”, a powerful exhibition of hunter bird portraits, to follow on her highly successful past series of Australian budgerigars and cockatoos. Eagles,… Read More.

Category: Trends & Finds, What's On

Beth

Colour on Trend with Shaynna Blaze

Design Field Notes catches up with Shaynna Blaze, revered Interior Designer, co-presenter of Selling Houses Australia and judge on The Block, to discuss Spring colour trends for 2014. WHAT IS… Read More.

Category: Trends & Finds

Caitlan

Pantone Spring 2015 Colour Report

New York Fashion Week is upon us, and so too is the trend-setting Pantone Spring 2015 Colour Report.  Below is a little summary of the colours that we will be… Read More.

Category: Trends & Finds

Nicole

The Parker, Palm Springs

When Jonathan Adler comes to town, it’s hard not to get swept up in his playful, kitsch-y design aesthetic.  So while we’re all on the bandwagon, I thought it’d be… Read More.

Category: Places & Faces

Beth

The British Museum, by Softroom

Architecture and design studio Softroom has renovated a restaurant beneath the glazed roof installed by Norman Foster over the Great Court of the British Museum in London. Situated at the… Read More.

Category: Places & Faces

Beth

A South Hampton Home, by Christopher Maya

Christopher Maya’s designs hold timeless appeal. His work is tailored and historically referenced with understated elegance.  Based in NYC, his work has an all-American flair that has playful appeal One… Read More.

Category: Places & Faces

Beth

Summer Car Crush

I first saw this car when on honeymoon in Capri and ever since, when I see it, I can’t help but be whisked back to those balmy Mediterranean nights where… Read More.

Category: Trends & Finds

Anthony

In His Words: Jonathan Adler

Jonathan Adler is arguably one of the world’s most exciting and celebrated designers. He is a man I have admired for a number of years, first on my radar with… Read More.

Category: Places & Faces

Anthony

The Apothecary of Santa Maria Novella, Italy

For those who know the Timothy Oulton brand well you’ll be familiar with the soft odours of frankincense and myrrh that permeates the galleries. Each Timothy Oulton gallery around the… Read More.

Category: Places & Faces

Beth

Hotel Les Deux Tours, Marrakech

The Hotel Les Deux Tours in Marrakech – I recently stayed at this amazing place when we visited Marrakech end of May this year. It is a little oasis located… Read More.

Category: Interior spaces, Trends & Finds

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Navy, NYC

I want to tell you about one of the hottest new restaurants in New York – and it’s not just the food that excites. In a cozy neighbourhood, on a… Read More.

Category: Places & Faces

Anthony

Hang Ups: The art of the Modern Mobile

No longer just a kitschy accessory for a children’s room, the modern mobile has all grown up. The art of the hanging sculpture first captured my imagination last Christmas, when… Read More.

Category: Trends & Finds

Beth

Bikini Berlin

In racy design news, a new hotel in Berlin, the 25hours Hotel Bikini Berlin, is giving passers-by more imagery than they’d like – by using floor-to-ceiling glass in its toilets. Originally… Read More.

Category: Places & Faces

Anthony

Inspirational Interiors: Country Manor

Evoking a sense of romance and nostalgia, a country aesthetic is one that I admire deeply. Combining rustic chic design with beautiful pieces, a modern country manor feels inviting and… Read More.

Category: Interior spaces

Caitlan

City Living by Coco Republic Property Styling

The suburb of Marrickville in Sydney’s inner west is known for its character and individuality. Now a burgeoning real estate hotspot, Coco Republic Property Styling was commissioned to style a… Read More.

Category: Interior spaces

Anne

On Trend: The Butterfly Chair

You’d know a Butterfly Chair if you saw one. Splashed across the pages of interiors magazines and spotted on the top design blogs around the world. The original Butterfly Chair… Read More.

Category: Trends & Finds

Liz

Walls That Talk

When Porter’s Paints asked me to create a series of striped wallpapers for them, I welcomed it as a chance to extend my love of bold colours and patterns into… Read More.

Category: Trends & Finds

Greg Natale

The Marlton NYC

With a New York buying trip in the diary for later this year, I’m on the hunt for a new hotel to try. On my list is The Marlton, with… Read More.

Category: Places & Faces

Anthony
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