All posts with tag:Melbourne

Netherlands and Australia are separated by more than 15 thousand kilometers, but this did not stop designers from creating a Flemish-style house in Melbourne, but with a modern aesthetic. The interiors with dark accents remind of the Edwardian and Dutch Renaissance, and the rear extension recreates the Dutch facade of the house. In addition to…

This Victorian home in Melbourne had several additions twenty years ago, and the current owners wanted to bring a single style to the interiors, getting rid of outdated solutions. First, the designer rethought the space, dividing it into a parent area, a children’s area and a social space for everyone. It was also important to…

In design of Nicholas Gurtler’s apartment in Melbourne, everything is as it should be in a designer’s home – unusual furniture and original decor items. If chairs, then the original angular forms; if paintings, then necessarily abstraction or contemporary art; if decor, then amazing forms and functions. And, of course, dark accents are everywhere, because…

Australian photographer Shannon McGrath has been shooting the best homes in Australia and beyond for over 15 years, so it’s no surprise she has a great sense of style. Her new home in Melbourne is as good as many in her own portfolio. Interestingly, it used to be an old mechanics workshop that Shannon inherited…

In her projects, architect Sarah Henry always strives not to lose touch with nature. She adhered to the same concept when designing her own home in Melbourne. Large opening windows, simple brick and concrete finishes, wooden furniture and always a lot of solutions for planting: flower niches, a well-kept garden and an area with an…

This Edwardian house in Melbourne was in desperate need of remodeling and a spacious extension, as a family with three active sons settled here. The edwardian architecture was popular in the British Empire in 1901–1910, it is a neo-baroque style with characteristic semicircular bay windows, stucco facade and glazed front doors with stained-glass windows. This…

This magnificent Victorian brick house with openwork trellises and stained-glass windows is located in the Armadale area of ​​Melbourne. The owners left the original facade of the historic building intact, but add a more modern annex to it. The same happened with this house. The original high ceilings make the space airy and light, while…

Australian design is immediately recognizable – it shows a complete harmony of unique historical architecture (the famous ‘Victorian terraced houses’) and sophisticated modern interiors. This home in Melbourne is exactly like that: artistic on the outside, stylish and sophisticated on the inside. The house has several characteristic arched openings – these are original elements that…

Homes by the young Australian CJH Studio are usually monochrome, designed in a similar color scheme – light pastel shades of beige and cream. Perhaps someone would think that designers may have problems with imagination, but no – they intentionally choose such tones to create the ideal, in their opinion, harmony and sense of coziness….