Design Field Notes

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Finds From Far & Wide

A Spotlight On India Mahdavi

In a city of restrained classicism and cloudy grey winter skies, the sister showrooms of Parisian-based designer India Mahdavi are an unexpected explosion of colour and forward thinking design. Sitting… Read More.


Nod To A Bygone Era

The Chicago Athletic Association Hotel is a Venetian Gothic landmark in Chicago. Reserved for the elite and privileged for 122 years, today the hotel is both a novel downtown destination… Read More.


2018 Bathroom Tile Trends

Selecting bathroom tiles can be overwhelming. From synthetic and natural, shiny and matte, to large and small tiles, the choices and combinations are endless. Diana Ribarevski, Head of Design Services… Read More.

Anastasia Hadjidemetri

Pretty In Pink

Tucked away on 9 Conduit Street in London’s Mayfair is sketch, a discreet townhouse that houses several highly theatrical restaurants and bars, one of which is the Gallery – the… Read More.


Investment Piece: The Sofa

Whether you have just bought a new home, changing location or simply considering a refresh; something which is almost always considered is a new sofa. The sofa is often seen… Read More.

Jessica Theuerjahr

New Neutrals; Kitchens That Inspire

On trend for 2018, organic materials and contrasting light and dark finishes are what the kitchen is all about. With the kitchen the hub of the home, focus is on… Read More.


Apartment Styling 101

Boutique blocks. Grand developments. Open plan living. Zoned rooms. Petite spaces. Expansive spaces. Small scale balconies. Wide open terraces. Micro kitchens. Kitchens with all the bells and whistles. Apartment living… Read More.


From 1950s Motel To Retro-Cool Boutique: Sound View Greenport

A slew of 1950s motels have recently been transformed into retro-cool boutique hotels in North Folk, in New York’s Long Island district. The Sound View Greenport is one such place.… Read More.

Anastasia Hadjidemetri

A Romantic Escape On The Italian Riviera

It is hard to believe that Cabanon was once a derelict cabin situated on the Italian Riviera between Bordighera and San Remo. However until architects Emil Humbert and Christophe Poyet of… Read More.

Anastasia Hadjidemetri

Modern Elegance; Styled For Sale

This residence styled by Coco Republic Property Styling is a private sanctuary of grand proportions in the hub of Rose Bay.   The home’s striking formal living and dining room is… Read More.


1880: The Modern Members’ Club.

Timothy Oulton Studio – the interiors and construction design studio of Timothy Oulton – showcases its largest project to date: 1880, the modern antidote to the typical members’ club. Overlooking… Read More.

Anastasia Hadjidemetri

Contemporary Coastal Styling in Collaroy

In a contemporary new development at Frazer Street in Collaroy, Coco Republic Property Styling styled five apartments for sale with Belle Property, each tailored to stand out in the local… Read More.


Best Of 2017 | Social Media Favourites

From contemporary chic, coastal luxe and striking monochrome, below you will find the spaces our followers on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter adored the most in 2017. Coco Republic Interior… Read More.

Anastasia Hadjidemetri

10 Dining Spaces To Inspire

Summer is the season for entertaining – warm days call for daylight barbecues with the family and relaxed evening soirees with friends. With entertaining on my mind, I’m taking a… Read More.


The Drexel Around The Globe

Born in a cattle ranch in the jungle of the remote Paraguayan Chaco, the Drexel Dining Chair, as it’s coined in Australia, combines local South American craftsmanship with European design. Designed from leather… Read More.

Jessica Theuerjahr

Room Spotlight: The Nursery

Welcoming a new little baby into the world is an amazing time in any parent’s life, amazing and overwhelming! One of the many things on the to-do list is setting… Read More.

Anastasia Hadjidemetri

Waterfront Living At Its Finest

Coco Republic Interior Design was commissioned by developer TOGA Group to style a display apartment for their new completed development, Harbourfront Balmain. Situated in one of Sydney’s most coveted inner… Read More.


Luxe Design At Brunetti, Melbourne

Brunetti, one of Melbourne’s most iconic eateries, has unveiled its flagship Melbourne inner-city emporium – a commanding venue with multiple zones spanning almost 850 square metres. It was designed by… Read More.


Introducing Timothy Oulton’s Ultimate Sloucher 

Embodying the essence of 21st century cool, the       Timothy Oulton Shabby Modular Sofa is the epitome of effortless sophistication and understated style. In the same vein as… Read More.


Timeless Elegance By Coco Republic Interior Design

Commissioned by developers Luxcon Group to provide a full design service, Coco Republic Interior Design transformed a family home into a grand timeless residence. Head of Design Services at Coco Republic,… Read More.


5 Minutes With Verandah House

Judy Elliott and Jess Bandiera are the mother-daughter duo behind the award-winning interior design firm Verandah House, a firm which celebrates and creates coastal, Hamptons style interiors. “Our design aesthetic… Read More.

Daniela Frougas

Timothy Oulton Opens First Restaurant In Hong Kong

Timothy Oulton is renowned for many things. This British furniture and interiors company not only offers handcrafted and uniquely authentic furniture pieces, but its boutique design service, Timothy Oulton Studio,… Read More.


Wharfside Living At Its Finest

Coco Republic Property Styling enhance a three bedroom executive apartment in the celebrated and sought after Finger Wharf complex in Sydney’s Woolloomooloo. This waterfront property was styled with a luxurious… Read More.


How To Prepare Your Home For Spring

I know it’s hard to believe, but Spring is just around the corner. This is the perfect time of year to prepare your home for the warmer months ahead. Giving… Read More.

Sarah Muir