thedesignfiles Today our Sydney-based writer @amber_creswell_bell introduces @designbythem , an innovative Australian design studio with a commitment to local and sustainable manufacturing, founded in 2006 by Sarah Gibson and Nicholas Karlovasitis. Pics by @rachelkara1 12h

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thedesignfiles A day in the country! Lunch at @allsaintsestate in Rutherglen. So nice! 2d

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thedesignfiles Wearing other people's glasses @gpez 3d

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thedesignfiles Top secret photoshoot with @gpez on location at @looseleaf__ 4d

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thedesignfiles @jess__wong is a designer in the advertising industry by day, typography nerd and talented hand letterer by night! An exhibition of her beautiful hand lettered works on paper is opening at @hungryworkshop in Melbourne tonight, and her work is on TDF today, shots by Nikki To. 4d

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thedesignfiles Andddd another from today's running house feature because I just can't help it! Here is beautiful Tamsin @tamsinstable and the most gorgeous Martha (8 yrs) in their garden. Farm life is hard work but man, it's beautiful !!! Pic by @evegwilson 5d

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thedesignfiles The amazing kitchen of Tamsin Carvan of @tamsinstable - this is where the magic happens!! Tamsin made the tree change from city life to farm life in South Gippsland eleven years ago and hasn't looked back. Such an inspiring story and the most beautiful property on 113 acres. Check out the full story on TDF today with truly glorious pics by @evegwilson 5d

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thedesignfiles OKONOMIYAKI !!! Tasty Tuesday just went live with @juliaostro and Nori Nishimura SO GOOD, my friends. Pics by @evegwilson 6d

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thedesignfiles Worst kept secret in Melbourne is finally out, yep, we're staging another TDF Open House in Melbourne this December!!! This year we're taking things up a notch, with the support of an inaugural Major Event Partner - Bank of Melbourne, as well as a host of other amazing sponsors and collaborators - head to thedesignfilesopenhouse.com to find out more. Here's our master bedroom looking devilishly handsome if I do say so myself... Furniture and lamp by @jardanfurniture circular shelf by @brideandwolfe bed throw by @shiloengelbrecht , herringbone flooring by Royal Oak Floors and wall colour is @duluxaus Mirage Blue pic by @evegwilson styling by me with assistance from @natturnbull x 1w

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thedesignfiles Gorgeous interview with NSW based weaver and fibre artist @harriet_goodall today, written by our brilliant Sydney contributor @amber_creswell_bell and shot by the talented @rachelkara1 ! What a beautiful and inspiring end to the week, Thankyou ladies! X 1w
  •   lintslove Love it 1w
  •   tokmonsta had the best workshop with Harriett- what a babe @harriet_goodall 1w
  •   geepea @mmgtsb 1w
  •   kaceyfarj This is such a beautiful photo, stopped me in my flicking tracks. Warm smile, authentic. 1w
  •   crw2703 I want a pony (again) too @harriet_goodall. Living the dream. Popped into Robertson over hols. Shop shut, will b back, yea for online. 1w
  •   harriet_goodall Sorry we missed you @crw2703 Caroline. Best to message us before coming if you can or check web for opening hours. We are a bit relaxed on the shop front! Go online for sure. 1w
  •   crw2703 All good. It's a great excuse to come visit again!! @harriet_goodall planning on basket weaving in nov here in Sydney. @mariannealice said great fun the other wknd. Loved the shop window display by the way 1w
  •   bohemian.traders Adore this woman and get work! 7d

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thedesignfiles YAY we just got hold of this amazing little Timelapse of the @mpavilion daily 'opening ceremony' from our pals at @thegoodcopy ! I just added it to the bottom of @stuartnharrison 's story on our website - better late than never (pretty pumped we can add VIDEO to our posts now..!!) 1w

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thedesignfiles Today we're excited to introduce our first post from our new architecture columnist @stuartnharrison !! Stuart is an much respected architect, writer, speaker, educator and co-host of The Architects radio show on 3RRR, we are so lucky to have him join us on a monthly basis with stories about local buildings !Today Stuart introduces @mpavilion , Melbourne's newest public space, a temporary structure which will host a range of events and performances every day until February. Shot by @seanfennessy 2w

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thedesignfiles A sweet vignette from today's Melbourne Home, belonging to Sarah Murphy of @murphyanddaughters and family. This gorgeous rambling home in South Yarra feels something like a 'city farmhouse', with that relaxed feeling of a home that is perfectly imperfect, well loved and genuinely lived in! Shots by @evegwilson 2w

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thedesignfiles Finally, blue skies ! Finishing up a huge 2 day shoot with @evegwilson 2w

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thedesignfiles Tasty Tuesday !!! This month we're joined by @juliaostro and Nori Nishimura (pictured) for a series of delicious home cooked Japanese dishes... They're Kicking off today with mushroom and salmon onigiri shots by @evegwilson 2w

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thedesignfiles The most beautiful Japanese homewares are on TDF today, lovingly sourced by local foodie @juliaostro and her partner Norihiko Nishimura for their new online store, @minamistore ! One of each please!! Shot by @evegwilson 2w

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thedesignfiles I am legitimately on a farm today! With cows and sheep and chickens and everything! 🐓 with @evegwilson 2w

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thedesignfiles This morning we chat to Melbourne designer @spenceroni about his ongoing pattern project , @rhythmandrepeat ! Spencer creates 2 new repeating patterns a week, available to buy as a range of merchandise or to license for other projects. This one, entitled 'Brunch' is making me hungry for eggs and bacon on a Monday morning! 2w

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thedesignfiles WOAH there goes my lunch break, just stumbled across the most amazing #craftpopupshop curated by @craftvictoria at the bottom of the Town Hall on Swanston st - SO many beautifully locally crafted ceramics, glassware, Jewellery and more... These serene stoneware and ceramic vessels are by Andrei Davidoff ( I think?!) the pop up is happening til Oct 14th, well worth a look if you love your homewares locally made and one of a kind! 2w

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thedesignfiles Stunning handpainted ceramics by @jessillarogers on the blog today, story by @lisamariecorso what a find!! Love this work so much!!! Pics by @evegwilson 3w

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