An Interview with Nikki Hobbs of Hobbs Building & Interiors

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When & why did you start Hobbs Building (how many invested souls?) and why did you start in the industry. ​Hobbs Building and Interiors was established in 2016, following our relocation to the Scenic Rim, located in the Gold Coast hinterland. We specialise in eco-friendly steel frame construction due to a range of common climatic […]

Designer Focus | Xtra Shiny – Adelaide

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We recently caught up with Adam Johnson, the creative director behind Xtra Shiny, an Adelaide based designer agency. Xtra Shiny’s most recent designer gig, the Clever Little Tailor is a sophisticated winebar located on Peel Street, a block west from Rundle Mall, Adelaide. Here’s what the Adelaide Review had to say about their newest resident.

A Collected Home with Tarama Hodkinson – A Designer Profile

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A Collected Home is an interior design studio based on Sydney’s Northern Beaches, that has grown out of a long term love affair with homes and interiors. Director Tamara Hodkinson has a passion for creating a sense of home and comfort through practical and beautiful interiors and it is evident in every project the studio […]

Dulux Electro Discontinued Powders

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We’ve recently been made aware that Dulux has discontinued a number of Electro Powdercoat Finishes from November 11th, 2019 (possibly earlier). Despite these powdercoat colours being the ones we truly fell in love with, we’re aware that some designers may have already incorporated these finishes into their architectural or branding portfolios. Where known to us, […]

Three Birds Renovation – “Bonnies Dream Home”

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Its been over a year since The Three Birds wrapped up House #9 – Bonnie’s Dream House. We get enquires at least once a week, so we’re going to expand upon exactly what Barn Lights the The Three Birds featured. If you are looking to design your own, take some inspiration from the images below […]

Designer Focus | Storybook Designer Homes

I had an opportunity to meet Nathan from Storybook Designer Homes in mid 2013 along with a mutual acquaintance for a pub meal. As all of us got to know each other I came to realise that we both work in the construction industry. As we discussed business it became apparent that Nathan greatly preferred […]