Design Field Notes

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Winners: Belle Uocmas Interior Design Awards 2017

A piece of sculpture in the form of an outstanding home for one of Australia’s leading art collectors, a revolutionary retail space that balances simplicity, and the unexpected, and a… Read More.

Caitlan N

Finalists Revealed: Belle Uocmas Interior Design Awards 2017

Cutting edge residential interiors and revolutionary retail spaces are highlights of the shortlist for the 2017 Belle Uocmas Interior Design Awards. Celebrating the pursuit of excellence, innovation and quality… Read More.

Caitlan N

Paramount by The Office Space; Designed by Woods Bagot

Another brilliant project by Woods Bagot, Paramount by The Office Space launched last year and this week won the firm Best Commercial Interior at the Belle Uocmas Interior Design… Read More.


Winners of the 2016 Belle Uocmas Interior Design Awards

This year’s Belle Uocmas Interior Design Awards were dominated by the outstanding projects of designer Fiona Lynch. Fiona took out the top award in three categories: Best Residential Interior for the… Read More.

Caitlan N

On Trend: Patterned Tiles

Gone are the glory days of white and beige floor tiles. Flicking through the latest Belle and Indesign magazines, I couldn’t help but notice the new focus. From international homes to… Read More.


1890s Grandeur by Brendan Wong

On the cover of last month’s Belle magazine was an incredible project by Brendan Wong. The interior designer is renowned for his luxury aesthetic, always producing ‘wow’ worthy interiors where opulence meets refinement.… Read More.

Caitlan N

The Best of Commercial Design

From inspirational office spaces to contemporary store fit outs that continue to break boundaries of interior design with innovation, Best Commercial Design at the Belle Uocmas Interior Design Awards is… Read More.

Caitlan N

Designer Spotlight: Hare + Klein

A finalist for the Belle Uocmas Interior Design Awards 2015 Interior Designer of the Year, firm Hare + Klein has truly made its mark on the Australian design scene.… Read More.

Caitlan N

2015 Finalists: Belle Uocmas Interior Design Awards

The announcement of the finalists in the Belle Uocmas Interior Design Awards is one of the most hotly awaited dates on the Australian design calendar. I have had the… Read More.


The Tailored Interior: Pier at Waterfront

Pier at Waterfront, Newstead in Brisbane offers a very sophisticated yet easy way to live with all of the high-end amenities you would expect from prestige apartment living. It has… Read More.

Tanya Buchanan

Design Spotlight: The Bathroom

It isn’t long until the finalists are revealed for the 2015 Belle Uocmas Interior Design Awards and this year I am excited to see the shortlist for new award;… Read More.

Caitlan N

Havana Club On Trend

The Havana Club trend feels perfect for this season, not only because it involves so many tactile textures, bold patterns and works so perfectly with the “of the moment” colour… Read More.

Steve Cordony