Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

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

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

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.

Caitlan N

Winter Style In Five Ways

The crisp, cool air has settled in and Winter is officially here. When I think of cold weather I think of layers, textures and ambient environments which evoke a sense… Read More.

Jessica T

Mid-Century Modern Style

Diana Ribarevski, Head of Design Services NSW at Coco Republic, speaks of her passion for Mid-century design, and shares how we can incorporate it into our own homes.  Diana: Mid-century is… Read More.

Jessica T

When Your Art Is Above A Sofa Or Bed…

Creating a gallery wall is a design trend more popular than ever before, and is an expressive and creative way to show personality. Here are a few tips for hanging… Read More.

Joy Simonsen

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.

Jessica T
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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

Trends of 2018: Cool Tones

In between the more adventurous reds, blush and berry tones found everywhere at Maison Objet 2018, in calming contrast, many exhibitors chose to showcase their wares in shades of forest… Read More.

Beth F

Trends Of 2018: The Return To Handmade

It’s undeniable that we are all looking for an anecdote to our fast-paced, consumerist lifestyle. The answer at Maison et Objet 2018 was the home accessories world’s continued obsession with hand-crafted, artisanal… Read More.

Beth F

Trends Of 2018: Abstract Modernism

Abstract expressionism and modernist art appeared to be a key influence behind the accessories on show at Maison et Objet 2018. My pick of the bunch was the delicately and… Read More.

Beth F

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.

Caitlan N

Trends Of 2018: Ripe Red

From ripe red to dusty pink, Maison et Objet in January 2018 was overflowing with clashing berry tones, making it a trend to watch out for in 2018.  Spanish furniture designers… Read More.

Beth F

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.

Jessica T