Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

How to Select the Perfect Bedside Light

When selecting the bedside table lamp that is right for you it is important to consider first what you want your table lamp to do for you. Do you need… Read More.

Jarred Pior

A Designers Guide to Chandeliers

Walking through a furniture and lighting showroom can often be overwhelming with choice of chandelier and pendant lights available. When choosing what style of chandelier to hang in your home,… Read More.

Lily

A Buyers Guide to Lighting

Selecting the right decorative lighting for your home is key to creating a space that is both visually intriguing and functional.  I really believe it’s worth spending the time (and… Read More.

Beth F

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.

Caitlan N

Coco Republic Launches New Sculpture Collection

Create balance in your space; a new sculptures collection is now in store. Coco Republic has revealed a brand new series of Sculptures called ‘Life’s Balance’. Designed by Anthony Spon-Smith,… Read More.

Ceitie Glenn

Modern Statement Makers: Arcadia Collection

Introducing Arcadia, the newest collection by Max Sparrow. Offering unparalleled luxury for a modern contemporary home. Elegant pieces tailored to perfection, the furniture is defined by clean lines and exquisite… Read More.

Alison L

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.

Caitlan N

How To Style: Gold Leaf

For a truly opulent touch to your home, you’ll love the impact gold leafing has on furniture. Each piece has a lustrous shimmer that fits effortlessly into any interior. Read More.

Alison L

Creating Good Fortune Through Styling: Feng Shui

Feng Shui is a 6000-year-old practice, that been influencing the entire globe with great staying power. The main principle behind referencing Feng Shui in design is harnessing the flow of… Read More.

Hattie Kirchengast

Rich Character At Home: Introducing Nolita

Max Sparrow’s newest collection has just landed online, introducing Nolita. Read More.

Alison L

Sheer Textures For Summer Style

Creating a chic, dreamy interior for spring and summer is a lot easier than you think, especially when you focus on one design aspect at a time. This post is… Read More.

Leah Maidment

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

The Perfect Pairing: Shagreen & Metallics

Introducing the latest furniture collections from Coco Republic for a breathtaking interior. Taking inspiration from the French Renaissance and American design, these new lines deliver contemporary character and elegance into… Read More.

Anthony Spon-Smith

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

On Trend: Woven Furniture

Woven furniture evokes relaxed coastal ambience unlike any other material. The textural playfulness is truly unique, where pieces balance breezy casual style with understated elegance. In other words, you can… Read More.

Alison L

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

Classic Chesterfield Sofas & Inspired Pieces

The Chesterfield Sofa is cult British classic, and an instantly recognisable piece.  Its handsome style works in any room and never seems to date. A true Chesterfield Sofa is defined… Read More.

Alison L

For The Modern Entertainer

The pinnacle of the entertaining season is once again upon us, and one that I personally welcome. My love for hosting is rivalled only by my love for design, and in… Read More.

Max Sparrow

A Lesson in Contemporary Furniture Design

There’s a reason iconic artists Frank Sinatra and Liza Minnelli sing that recognisable tune about New York; an aspirational city, New York – and Manhattan in particular – exude a… Read More.

Anthony Spon-Smith