Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

About Caitlan N

With a passion for interior design and decoration, the Design Field Notes Editor is constantly hunting for inspiration for her own home. A contemporary aesthetic defines her signature style, always favouring a sleek neutral palette and the classic combination of grey and white. Working within the industry, she is constantly seeking out the latest in design news and is fortunate enough to work on an array of exciting brands, events and projects. By night, our Editor is curled up on the sofa researching her next travel adventure with a candle burning.

The Proper Hotel, Santa Monica

Stepping into The Proper Hotel, you cannot help but notice the curves. With interiors by Kelly Wearstler, this hotel over delivers on modern California cool. Curved archways and pillars greet… Read More.

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Outdoor Is The New Indoor

Summer is upon us… So it’s time to take note of Coco Republic’s latest furniture collection for stylish open-air living. The breezy coastal charm of California modernism combined with the… Read More.

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Trend Report: Interior Styles That Sell

Spring is a key season in the property market. Real estate booms in the lead up to Christmas and spring fever is in the air as Australians buy and sell… Read More.

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Lighting 101; The Decorating Do’s

Lighting is one of those critical aspects to get right when redesigning a space or renovating. Hardwired fixtures such as pendants and chandeliers are not simple to change if you… Read More.

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See Inside Our New Gold Coast Showroom

Coco Republic has arrived on the Gold Coast. With Coco Republic’s signature coastal aesthetic and in demand outdoor collection, the location is perfect for the newest store opening. Set over… Read More.

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This Country Home Sold In One Day

Sold at full asking price the day of the first open house, 59 Sir James Fairfax Circuit in Bowral is another amazing success story from Coco Republic Property Styling. This… Read More.

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Winners Announced: Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards 2019

A transformed timber cottage centred around a fig tree, a restaurant turned light-filled gym in the backstreets of Double Bay and a rural-Japanese-inspired ebony café, nestled in Sydney’s Chinatown, are… Read More.

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The Finalists: Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards 2019

The Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards is one of the most anticipated events on Australia’s design calendar. The program celebrates the exceptional work of established and emerging architects and… Read More.

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Behind The Design: Styling Minka Twins

Coco Republic Property Styling were commissioned to style Minka Twins, a prominent architectural residence by Story Developments and Bureau Proberts in the Brisbane suburb of Bardon. Inspired by traditional Japanese… Read More.

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The New Showstoppers: European Refinement

From Amsterdam to Paris, from effortless glamour to cool and contemporary; introducing the latest furniture collections from Coco Republic for a breathtaking interior. Taking inspiration from Dutch design, we are… Read More.

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Warehouse Conversion In Sydney’s North

Coco Republic Interior Design transformed an untouched 1950s warehouse into a lavish tri-level home, located in the enviable suburb of McMahons Point. With a high-end luxury brief, the owners main… Read More.

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New In: A Collection Designed For Apartment Living

Small space living is a trend being driven as much by lifestyle and the uncompromising drive to live close to the action as it is the financial constraints of living… Read More.

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The New Grey

The design world seems to have been in love with grey over the last few years. We spoke with Coco Republic Interior Designer Georgina Holmes on the appeal of this… Read More.

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Trend Alert: The Living Room In 2019

For living rooms in 2019 we can definitely see a trend towards oversized artwork and mirrors, clients really have responded to the way it allows you to play on scale… Read More.

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The Contemporary Coastal Interior

Reminiscing about days in The Hamptons… A home need not be rife with anchors, shells, and maritime flags to have a soothing, coastal feel. Let me introduce you to my ideal… Read More.

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New In For The Outdoor Retreat

Outdoor essentials for a life alfresco with Coco Republic’s new outdoor 2018-19 collection, expertly crafted for the modern outdoor room. The latest brand campaign by Coco Republic against a stunning… Read More.

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Introducing Soho House

Coco Republic welcomes Soho House. A contemporary collection of classic French Oak matched with timeless metal accents. East meets West in this refined collection featuring French Oak sourced from France… Read More.

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Park Avenue by Max Sparrow

Max Sparrow has brought Hollywood elegance to the Australian home with his chic-est collection on the block.   The Park Avenue range is sure to be the focal point of… Read More.

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Brisbane’s New Dining Destination: L’Americano

Coco Republic is delighted to reveal the reopening of the Fortitude Valley showroom after a substantial renovation, now complete with an exciting new dining destination. L’Americano transports guests to the… Read More.

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Contemporary Coastal Living

The latest project by Coco Republic Property Styling certainly delivers on style. The contemporary coastal furnishings scheme is a showstopper. Located at Sydney’s idyllic yet vibrant Palm Beach, the modern… Read More.

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Five Minutes with Jeremy Bull

The immense passion for creating unique and extraordinary spaces is evident in the work produced by Jeremy Bull of Alexander & Co, winner of the coveted Belle Coco Republic Interior… Read More.

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The Winners: Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards 2018

At tonight’s 2018 Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards, Australia’s interior design community came together to celebrate and identify the very best in Australian design talent. The Belle Coco Republic Interior Design… Read More.

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How To: Adding Luxury In The Bedroom

The master bedroom can be a relaxing sanctuary with touches of feminine elegance. I spoke with Brisbane designer Elena Wigginton from Coco Republic Interior Design on her top tips to… Read More.

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Must Haves; The Sofa Edit

A stylish living space awaits; from coastal luxe to monochromatic elegance or refined modern to relaxed glamour. I’ve curated a selection of beautiful rooms to inspire a living room update… Read More.

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