Tag Archives: Melbourne

mid-century Manhattan in Melbourne

Escala Partners is a fresh presence in Australia’s wealth management landscape and the new headquarters in Melbourne’s Collins Street are a distinctive, game-changing affair in which quality, care and market differentiation pervade every space and surface. Dispelling the sterility of the commercial office typology, MOLECULE sought to treat the firm’s clients uncommonly...

Eureka Melbourne penthouse

Quite often glamour can be perceived as opulent or high decoration. However the furniture concept in this glamorous, unexpectedly modern Melbourne penthouse responds to the material palette that the occupants desired for a city pad designed for entertaining and escape. The apartment architecture and interior was designed by Melbourne practice, Fitt de Felice, and construction was underway when MOLECULE...

Modern Melbourne

If there’s one thing I’ve known since I started working in design is that I am mad for timber panelling. It was natural then that I was drawn to this project by Inglis Architects in Melbourne's lush suburb of Toorak. Apart from the panelling however, this house also shows the apt ability of the architects to make full use of...

the death of historic Melbourne

Did you know that in Melbourne Australia that there are now only three buildings in the CBD that pre-date 1850. Founded in 1835, Melbourne is a young city but despite this, a great deal of Melbourne's heritage has already been lost. 1850 the discovery of gold injected a flood of people and money into Melbourne and Melbourne was reborn in grand style with some of the...

kids under cover with Carr Design & De Carolis + Fridcorp & Luxe Property + Cedar Woods Properites + Porter Davis Homes + Little Green Room .

The 2014 Kids Under Cover Cubby House Challenge is to be held at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show from March 26-30. Kids Under Cover takes an early-intervention approach to preventing youth homelessness. They are the only organisation in Australia offering a unique combination of housing, scholarships and mentors for...

Max Architects … Brighton’s Golden Mile

A family residence in Melbourne’s coveted bay-side Brighton's Golden Mile commissioned for the brother-in-law of one of the directors of Max Architects was always going to be tricky, working for family. However the construction process was further enriched by way of  involvement of a third brother-in-law as the builder, Jard Constructions... one can only imagine the negotiations on this build! The underlying design criteria for this...