Design Field Notes

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Finds From Far & Wide

Breathtaking Beauty From South America

Introducing Estancia, exclusive to Coco Republic. Handcrafted from South America’s premium natural leather hides, Estancia Leather Co. offers a collection of beautifully finished sofas and delicately studded occasional chairs upholstered… Read More.

Anastasia Hadjidemetri

Channelling Industrial Chic: Barbacoa

Returning to the studio after a recent vacation to blissful Bali, I’m feeling creatively inspired and my batteries are recharged. I couldn’t believe how many amazing eateries there were (within… Read More.

Sarah Muir

How To: Style A Home Study

Good design is imperative for maximum productivity in home offices, especially for those increasing number of people opting to work from home. How do you create a harmonious home study… Read More.

Anastasia Hadjidemetri

How To: Style A Bar Cabinet

Anthony Mitsos, Showroom Manger for Max Sparrow, sheds light on the ever increasing demand for bar carts, and reveals how you can style your own cart for maximum practicality and… Read More.

Anastasia Hadjidemetri

Bringing The Outdoors In: Commissary

Situated in LA’s Koreatown district on the rooftop of the Line Hotel, Commissary is a restaurant and cocktail bar housed in a lush, urban greenhouse. Vibrant hanging and potted evergreen… Read More.

Anthony

Creating The Dream Mudroom

While not prevalent in Australian homes, mudrooms are instrumental in keeping a home organised and clutter free. The most important element… It’s important not to overthink or clutter the mudroom.… Read More.

Alexandra
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On Trend: Haute Bohemian

Each Bohemian home is different in design, energy, taste and scale. Rather than being about a particular look, Bohemian interiors are more about the intuit soul and spirit of a… Read More.

Lily

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.

Beth

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.

Anthony

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.

Anthony

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N