Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Bowral Project: A Q&A With Joy Simonsen

This week we chat with Joy Simonsen, seasoned Interior Designer for Coco Republic with over 25 years of experience regarding her newest project, Bowral House with Clarendon Homes. Read More.

Alison L

Our Latest Project: Bentleigh Home

Coco Republic Interior Design recently completed a full interior project in collaboration with Porter Davis Homes in bayside suburb Bentleigh. Drawing inspiration from nature, our designers created a calming haven with an upscale aesthetic for potential buyers. Read More.

Alison L

Coco Republic Design School Spotlight: Q & A with Mitch Edwards

Mitch Edwards has a professional background in marketing, but don’t let that fool you, he is a talented and bespoke interior designer. Best known for his mid-century, Palm Beach styling,… Read More.

Ceitie Glenn

Invest In You: About The Design School

There has never been a better time to invest in you. Have you thought about a short course in interior decoration or styling? Don’t put it off – the Coco… Read More.

Caitlan N

Tom’s Picks: An International Feast

Transport yourself to the Italian Riviera, wine, dine and indulge. Tom Isaacs, our international Food & Beverage Manager at L’Americano shares his list of must-try dishes and drinks at our Newmarket, Fortitude Valley and Alexandria sites. Read More.

Alison L

Coco Republic Interior Design Presents Upscale Hamptons

Coco Republic Interior Design recently worked with Clarendon Homes to transform their beautifully designed Rosebery display home at the new Willowdale precinct. The furnishing brief to us was to reflect… Read More.

Joy Simonsen

Luxurious Living In Bondi By Caine Anthony

With a luxury feel and moody accents Caine Hodder, Director at Caine Anthony Interior Design, captured the essence of a bachelor haven with his recent project at Bondi Junction. “This… Read More.

Ceitie Glenn

A Day At Design School: Interior Decoration Masterclass

A fun and immersive day spent learning about the world of interior decorating at the Coco Republic Design School. Read More.

Alison L

Auckland, We Have Arrived

Coco Republic has opened its first ever New Zealand boutique at Westfield Newmarket in Auckland. The 1,000 sqm Coco Republic Auckland boutique, which also houses L’Americano Espresso Bar, marks the… Read More.

Ceitie Glenn

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

Timothy Oulton: The Experience

Timothy Oulton is famed for its handcrafted leather furniture, unique lighting and providing a sensorially rich experience amongst other things. Influenced by a love for antiques and affection for British… Read More.

Alison L

Fortitude Valley Welcomes New Max Sparrow Gallery

Bustling Wickham Street in Fortitude Valley is home to the latest Max Sparrow showroom. Previously adjoined to the Coco Republic upper level, Max Sparrow now sits proudly next door. It’s… Read More.

Alison L

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.

Caitlan N

Proper Hotel, San Francisco

It’s no hidden secret that the charms of San Francisco are aplenty, and with the opening of Proper Hotel in late 2017, San Fran now has a design-driven boutique hotel… Read More.

Jessica T

Where Epicurean Delights Meet Minimalist Design

Opening its doors just this year, Ishizuka offers the epicureans of Melbourne a rare insight into the world of Kaiseki, otherwise known as Japanese haute cuisine. In Japan, it is… Read More.

Jessica T

Inspiring Productivity Through Design

Commissioned to provide a full renovation service, Coco Republic Interior Design transformed The Bureau, Pymble into an innovative co-working space inspired by the design aesthetic of Timothy Oulton, the British… Read More.

Jessica T

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

New York’s Coolest Townhouse

The World of McIntosh Townhouse has a storied past. Currently located in the bustle of SoHo, it once supplied electrical power to the city, and in the 1980s and 90s… Read More.

Anthony Spon-Smith

Where Design Meets Nature: The Retreat At Blue Lagoon Iceland

On April 1st 2018, The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland opened its doors for the first time to guests.  Located in the heart of an 800-year-old, moss-covered lava flow, The… Read More.

Jessica T

Styling An Artist’s Former Retreat.

Coco Republic Property Styling recently styled a character filled home for sale in Sydney’s prestigious Watsons Bay, a residence once belonging to legendary Australian artist John Olsen, painter of the… Read More.

Jessica T

Minimalist Perfection In Portsea

FGR Architects has brought the best of minimalist design to Wildcoast Road, by creating a rectangular module home that effortlessly stands out amongst its Portsea surroundings.  The true beauty of… Read More.

Jessica T

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