Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

About Beth F

Homewares Buyer and Product Stylist for Coco Republic, Beth is constantly immersed in the world of interiors.  An avid traveler, Beth draws ideas from all four corners of the globe - finding just as much inspiration in the new and unknown, as right here on her doorstep.  Beth's travel essentials: Moleskin note book, an ipad, good quality headphones and the most recent issue of Elle Décor.

Design Session with Darren Palmer

Last week Darren Palmer stopped by Coco Republic’s Design School to kick-start the 2012 Design Sessions calendar.  And what an inspiring beginning to the year!  From creative concept to styling… Read More.

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Sibella Court- Commercial Concepts

Sibella Court is one of Sydney’s most recognisable interior stylists; walk into any of the Sydney spaces she’s worked on (Ms G’s, York 75, Upstairs at the Beresford, El Loco,… Read More.

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An Afternoon at Coco Republic with Martyn Lawrence-Bullard

On Saturday 4th Feb, Belle readers were treated to an afternoon of “decadence, darling” with the King of interior design and the star of Million Dollar Decorators, Martyn Lawrence-Bullard.  Hosted… Read More.

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Australian International Design Awards

The Australian International Design Awards is the nation’s most prestigious design assessment program, recognising excellence in product design and innovation since 1958. carton of cigarettes Entry opens Wednesday 1 February… Read More.

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Design Sessions

Interior Design industry leaders Darren Palmer (Darren Palmer Interiors), Steve Cordony (Interior Design Editor Belle Magazine) & Kate St James (Managing Editor of Universal Magazines) will be speaking at the… Read More.

Syd, Australia

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Oly Concept Store – Now Open

The new Oly San Francisco concept store in Melbourne is now open on 488 Church Street Richmond.  It will house the full Oly San Francisco line of furniture and is… Read More.

Melbourne, Australia

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Online Gift Store

Coco Republic has married old-world charm and new-world technology with the launch of the company’s online gift store www.cocorepublic.com.au. The virtual store, a first for Coco Republic, features exclusive, limited-edition… Read More.

Sydney, Australia

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Picasso Exhibition – Sydney

This summer see the greatest Picasso exhibition ever come to Australia.  Some 150 paintings, drawings and sculptures will fill most of the ground floor of the Art Gallery of NSW. … Read More.

Sydney, Australia

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Luxurious Honey

Who would have thought that one of the world’s most famous luxury brands Louis Vuitton would be making honey?  Well they have done just that in true Louis Vuitton style.… Read More.

Sydney, Australia

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Call for Entries

Belle Magazine, in association with Coco Republic, is delighted to announce the 2012 Interior Design Awards.   Celebrating and rewarding excellence in Australian interior design and decoration by individuals, partnerships and… Read More.

Sydney, Australia

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Design School Student of the Year Awards

Coco Republic Design School Student of the Year Awards 2011 celebrates this year’s highest achievers. Congratulations to the winners Connie Hang, Gemma Castelletto, Elmarie Kirchner and Nicola George for their… Read More.

Sydney, Australia

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Clicquot Summer Lounge

Hawthorn Mosman is the summer destination for a new outdoor champagne lounge.  The local speak-easy bar and restaurant is opening the Clicquot Summer Lounge. The restaurant and bar is a… Read More.

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Distinguished Development – The Jet Café

Nestled within Sydney’s landmark Queen Victoria Building, the newly revamped wine bar, espresso bar and dining room The Jet Café, takes the old espresso bar to new glamorous heights. The… Read More.

Sydney, Australia

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Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards 2012

Watch this space for the announcement of the Call For Entries and the categories available for entry submission for the 2012 Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards to be hosted… Read More.

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A Spa Retreat with Heart and Soul- The Lakehouse

The Lakehouse set within Daylesford, Victoria and known as Australia’s spa capital, is a tranquil retreat that has a well deserved status as a hotel spa resort with a benchmark… Read More.

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