Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Design Field Notes

Milan 2013: Best of New Furniture I

Giving you a succinct summary of the best furniture released at this year’s Salone del Mobile and Milan Design Week is a daunting task. An overwhelming amount of furniture and… Read More.

Dana Tomic Hughes

Milan 2013: Spazio Rosanna Orlandi

Very few people in this world deserve the label of a true innovator. Rosanna Orlandi is definitely one of those people. Her eponymous Spazio, a former tie factory, has been… Read More.

Dana Tomic Hughes

Sydney Gets It: Balmoral Boat Shed

There’s something about The Boathouse Palm Beach that just hits the spot. A casual, organised and well-priced eatery pitched beautifully on a pier between a boat hire shed and a… Read More.

Anthony Spon-Smith

Artist to Watch: Australia’s Ben Quilty

The art world has been abuzz this month, as young Australian artist Ben Quilty, exhibits his highly anticipated new body of work. write essay for me Having returned from his… Read More.

Beth F

This April is A to Z of Design Month

This April, Coco Republic celebrates the A to Z of Design – the unforgettable designers, products, trends and styles that have shaped the interior design world as we know it.… Read More.

Beth F

Learn Interior Design Online with the Coco Republic Design School

The Coco Republic Design School, in partnership with Design Centre Enmore (Sydney Institute TAFE) has launched a dynamic new way to study interior design online.   how to get your ex… Read More.

Caitlan N

Neale Whitaker on the Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards 2013

With the 2013 Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards call for entries now open, I caught up with Belle Magazine’s Editor in Chief, Neale Whitaker, on what to expect from… Read More.

Beth F

Belle Interior Design Awards 2013

Belle Magazine, in association with Coco Republic, is delighted to open the call for entries for the 2013 Belle Interior Design Awards.  Celebrating and rewarding excellence in Australian interior design… Read More.

Beth F

Hidden Treasure: David Bromley's Studio Auction

Ok, indulge me for just a minute; imagine that they had been able to pull the Titanic out of the depths of the sea 50 years after it sunk. Now… Read More.

Jase

Timothy Oulton Launch Event Wrap

Timothy Oulton grand opening launch took place in Sydney, on Wednesday 14th November at Coco Republic’s Design Centre.   The grand opening launch took place with over 260 top Australian… Read More.

Beth F

Easton Pearson for Designer Rugs

On Tuesday night, Designer Rugs unveiled their new and exclusive collaboration with Australia’s iconic fashion designers Easton Pearson.  The striking collection features eight artisan rugs made from New Zealand Wool,Viscose… Read More.

Beth F

Wild Cockatoos by Leila Jeffreys

I have always had an inexplicable fascination with birds, particularly the unique array we have here in Australia – from Lorikeets to Lyrebirds and everything in between. It seems I… Read More.

Beth F

Subscribe to Field Notes and Win!

This week only subscribe to Field Notes before the end of September 2012 to go in the chance to win a $500 gift voucher to spend at your local Coco… Read More.

Beth F

Gone Fishing: Mr Jason Grant for Murobond

Dreaming of a coastal holiday?  I know I am. come curare i funghi della pelle Sydney based interior stylist Mr Jason Grant, has released his highly anticipated fourth collaboration with… Read More.

Caitlan N

New In Store: Coco Republic New Arrivals

This month there are over 50 new products in store at Coco Republic, and to me they're all winners. My favourites have to be the Montana Bookcase Desk and the… Read More.

Anthony Spon-Smith

Saturday in Design, Melbourne 2012

Australia's most dynamic trade exhibition returned to Melbourne August 17+18 2012. This time around, Coco Republic celebrated Saturday In Design with a look at the new international releases from Coco… Read More.

Beth F

Highlights from Australia’s Furnitex Furniture Fair

Normally I focus on international trade fairs – as I generally buy direct from overseas and truth be told, Australian furniture and gift fairs are never quite on the money… Read More.

Anthony Spon-Smith

Dawn of Modern Japanese Design – Kamisaka Sekka comes to Sydney

Kamisaka Sekka (1866-1942) was one of Japan’s leading artists, designers and art instructors. His bold, visually dynamic designs and innovative approach to production made him one of the great visionaries… Read More.

Natalia

Global Design with Thomas Hamel and Robyn Holt

Thomas Hamel, one of Australia’s most prolific Interior Designers, alongside Robyn Holt, former editor of Vogue Living, design consultant and television personality, are teaming up for an exhilarating global Seminar… Read More.

Beth F

The New Lauren Ralph Lauren ‘Elise’ Collection Has Arrived

The Elise collection from Lauren Ralph Lauren is inspired by the chic romance of a luxurious Parisian hotel, carved ebony wood is paired with etched silvered glass and rich, creamy… Read More.

Natalia

Thunderbolt of Inspiration– the 18th Biennale of Sydney

For all the Sydney-siders looking for a jolt of inspiration – take a second to visit the exciting Biennale of Sydney, Australia’s largest contemporary visual arts event.  Showcasing bold and… Read More.

Beth F

How to style with Jason Grant

I would like to introduce you to one of Sydney’s best stylists; Mr Jason Grant; a Melbourne born Sydney based stylist, writer and blogger. Best known for his signature style;… Read More.

Caitlan N

Paper & Scissors- Lisa Rodden

Check out these awesome pieces of art by Sunshine Coast based artist Lisa Rodden, who has been creative ever since she could hold a pencil or a pair of scissors… Read More.

Natalia

Brisbane Indesign 2012

Saturday Indesign, one of Australia’s most dynamic design exhibitions, returned to Brisbane with a bang last weekend (25+26 May) in the most successful Indesign exhibition Brisbane has seen yet.  … Read More.

Beth F