Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

About Alexandra D

Alexandra is an Interior Designer with Coco Republic, having long been a design enthusiast immersed in the world of design, styling and decorating. Taking her cues from both global and local adventures, Alexandra sees colour, pattern and texture in unique combinations as a strong starting point for her designs. With a particular interest in the ways a space can make people feel something extraordinary, Alexandra is always looking to add the personal touch to complete an interior.

Japanese Wabi Sabi: Living in Perfect Imperfection

Wabi Sabi is a Japanese aesthetic that can be quite a challenge to define.  When applied to the field of interior design, I like to think of Wabi Sabi as… Read More.

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Andrée Putman, The Grande Dame of French Design

In January 2013, the interior design world lost one of it’s greatest – Andrée Putman passed away, aged 87. Shortly after hearing the news I realised that many in Australia… Read More.

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Emerald: 2013 Colour of the Year

Exciting news!  Pantone has named Emerald as Colour of the year for 2013: science plan dog food  “Green is the most abundant hue in nature, the human eye sees more… Read More.

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Cabinet of Curiosities

Furnishing a home is hard work, particularly when it comes to making it more personal.  How many times have you stood in front of your cabinet, display case, desk, console… Read More.

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Summer on Trend; Taking Inspiration from Europe

Growing up on the French Riviera was an idyllic place to experience the importance of seasonal changes to interior design. learn Chinese online forex trading strategy Summer is the time… Read More.

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Australia’s Got Talent – Henry Pilcher

Does the name Henry Pilcher ring a bell for you? If not, it will soon for sure. Henry Pilcher is a 26 years old designer who is making waves in… Read More.

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Voyages Imaginaires at Paris Design Week 2012

Paris Design Week is one the highlights of the Maison & Objet Fair. It is one of the most exciting events, showcasing lifestyle innovations, international trends, new design materials, designers,… Read More.

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