We had a chat with Anne-Claire Petre, creative director of Anaca studio about their new take on the forever favourite Camille sofa. Anaca studio designs versatile, sustainably-produced forever pieces, at home in all kinds of aesthetically minimalist interiors, and offering cool comfort throughout the seasons.Read More
I first came across the work of Tuckbox Design on Instagram a few years ago, and I was thrilled to finally meet Dan and Anthony at their workshop in Campbellfield last week to learn a bit more abaout how they got into design and what inspires them to create their unique and beautiful range.Read More
You may recognise Eric Landon from his mesmerising pottery throwing videos on Instagram and the unique and beautiful pieces coming out of his Tortus studio in Copenhagen. We were lucky to catch up with Eric in the beautiful Tkawei Studio near Torquay, where he had just finished a ceramics masterclass. We had a quick chat and learnt a little more about his journey, his craft and the role of social media.Read More
The words “copper-plated steel furniture” conjure up images of sleek lines and smooth, shiny surfaces. Michael Gittings however has taken this technique and created organic, sculptural furniture that is rich in texture and almost unendingly complex. Through playful experimentation he has refined his technique and we were very happy to sit down and find out more about how he does it, and what inspires his work.Read More
We were thrilled to visit the Yellow Diva showroom and workshop space in Melbourne West recently. We had a coffee with directors David and Felicity and found out more about their brand and their personal take on design.Read More
Lighting designer Ilanel invited us into his St Kilda studio to share and talk about his work, his creative process and his plans for the future.
Ilanel is inspired by natural phenomena and uses light to bring his objects to life. Many of his pieces feature organic shapes and lines and explore and play with the relationship between light and the objects themselves.Read More
Peter McManus has been a carpenter for 30 years, he has worked on building sites, taught at TAFE, and now runs Yard Furniture in Preston. Peter’s design style emphasises locally made, small batch or one-off pieces, designed to let the character of the wood speak for itself.Read More
Oliver Wilcox founded Lost Profile to bring together his varied skills and works in art production, contemporary design and antique collection. Meanwhile in Melbourne visited his Fitzroy studio to learn the story behind how Lost Profile came to be, and a little bit more about Oliver.Read More
We found Sophie Moran while interviewing other creatives in Brunswick , it was lovely to meet her in person and chat about her work and her amazing pieces.
Making inspires my making. I find inspiration in the materials themselves and the endless possibilities that clay and glaze provide.Read More