CATEGORIES

Hedge Fund

Investing in fast-growing evergreens, clipped species and symmetrical planting paid o for garden designer Annie Wilkes and the owners of this lush Sydney property

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
December 2018/January 2019

Creative Movement

A new breed of wellness spaces are a far cry from the dank, dark gyms and impersonal health facilities we were once forced to frequent.

4 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
August - September 2019

Bright Future

Creative agency Raft chose a heritage location for their Melbourne studio and created a bespoke workspace that, like their work, is bold, adventurous and anything but bland.

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Belle Magazine Australia
August - September 2019

Take The Floor

As co-founder of ethical rug label Armadillo & Co, Jodie Fried takes a socially conscious approach to life.

2 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
August - September 2019

A Touch Of Zen

A harmonious fusion of Japanese, contemporary and Victorian influences instils a sense of effortless calm within this home.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
August - September 2019

Creature Comforts

A new safari lodge set in a South African game reserve brings the outdoors into view in a rip-roaring way.

6 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June/July 2019

American Spirit

Greg Natale applies his signature rich layering and use of bold patterns to muster an authentic US southwest ambience.

2 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June/July 2019

Bending Reality

Design partnership Collins and Turner is known for their standout structures which are cleverly moulded into their surrounds.

5 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June/July 2019

Liquid Glory

The late afternoon sun bathes the native blooms of this Mornington Peninsula garden in gold, creating an oasis for quiet reflection.

2 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June/July 2019

Quiet Time

Expansive windows wrap around this Red Hill home and open up the serene scene outdoors.

2 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June/July 2019

Lighting The Way

Five luminaries of illumination are taking their creations in an experiential and intelligent new direction.

4 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June/July 2019

Starry Constellation

In the parallel universe created by New York’s Apparatus, lights, furniture and objects manifest as ancient totems blazing into space-age form.

4 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
February-March 2019

A Capital Adventure

When Enrico Taglietti arrived in 50s Canberra, the “invisible city” was a blank canvas ripe for the sweeping hand of this modernist visionary.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
February-March 2019

Neutral Zone

Making the user feel good is at the heart of projects designed by Kathryn Robson and Chris Rak, whose own Melbourne home is an exercise in restraint and pure good taste.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
February-March 2019

In Her Element

A winning formula of science and art is the catalyst for a design aesthetic that’s pure chemistry.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
October 2017

City Circle

Living in a residentialcum-retail hub is the perfect spot for interior designer Chelsea Hing to combine work and pleasure.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
October 2017

Camera Ready

Stunning views of a tropical paradise dictated the placement of this home, open on both sides to the elements.

2 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
October 2017

Moveable Feast

This 1920s hotel has serious cultural cred, from its enviable art collection to its glamorous refurbishment by design royalty.

4 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
October 2017

Seasoned Performer

A brilliant Japanese chef is introducing the delights of an ancient culinary art form with a contemporary flourish to Melbourne diners.

2 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
April 2018

Third Dimension

A drawcard for the bronzed, beautiful and barefoot, the tropical island of Bali has many attractions. Here, we profile three of the hottest locations.

4 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
April 2018

Creative Insight

A strong sense of empathy drives Nick Tobias to seek inventive solutions for his clients’ projects.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
April 2018

Industrial Beauty

Sydney practice Blainey North showcases its architecture, interiors and furniture in a glamorous warehouse office.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June 2017

Memory Bank

Functionality and emotional engagement balance the work of architects Kennedy Nolan.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June 2017

Worlds Colliding

Saved from the bulldozer, a pair of ordinary rural buildings take new form as skilled hands work wonders.

2 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June 2017

Telling Stories

The walls can speak in this French nature artist’s home, whispering tales of ephemeral beauty from the garden exquisitely captured in paint.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June 2017

London Eye

French designer Jean-Louis Deniot put on his best British accent for the contemporary revamp of this elegant Belgravia home.

4 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June 2017

Small Talk

A freeform design based on a less-is-more aesthetic brings style and personality to a pocket-sized suburban garden.

2 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June 2017

Promised Land

Once the scene of a bitter civil war, Beirut is back on the map as a tourist destination, offering fine architecture, design, fashion and food.

5 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June 2017

Room Service

Melbourne’s United Places is a new concept in accommodation where conventional hotel norms are eschewed in favour of a more personalised approach.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June 2018

On The Brink

While blues of sea and sky draw all eyes, an edgy swathe of lawn and sandstone grounds the view.

3 mins read
Belle Magazine Australia
June 2018