KWD Alpine Inspirations – Fjall at Falls Creek

At last it’s snowing! Now is the perfect time to travel to the alpine regions and enjoy some skiing, snowboarding or tobogganing. Or perhaps just enjoy a nice glass of red by an open fire. In this blog we bring you some alpine inspiration, taking in the lovely textures and finishes used in modern alpine architecture.  In particular, we […]

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PRODUCT IN FOCUS: Cosy Carpets and Rugs

Flooring trends have changed and evolved over time, but carpet and floor rugs remain firmly in fashion. In this blog we take a brief look at some of the current options. Sisal –Real Sisal is actually a species of Agave native to southern Mexico, now cultivated and naturalised in many other countries. It yields a stiff fibre used in making various products including rope and […]

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PROJECT: Lex Apartments, South Yarra

PROJECT:  LEX APARTMENTS  – 119 Alexandra Avenue, South Yarra. Developer: Kokoda Property Group Architect:  Rothe Lowman Architects Designer:  Stuart Rattle Builder:  Verve Constructions The Kate Walker Design team have been privileged to collaborate with some of the industry’s great designers and builders on this truly outstanding South Yarra development. Cleverly designed by Rothe Lowman architects, Lex […]

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PROJECT: The Face, St Kilda

PROJECT:  The Face, Corner of Acland and Carlisle Streets, St Kilda Developer:  ARNO Corporation Architect:  Ashton Raggat McDougall (ARM) Builder: ICON Constructions Commercial Tiler: Stone craft What the Developer says: Inspired by the eclectic spirit of St Kilda-ness, The Face breaks new ground in residential design for Melbourne. Appearing sinuous and liquid, the four storey […]

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PRODUCT IN FOCUS: Engineered Timber Flooring

    PRODUCT IN FOCUS: Engineered Timber Flooring Wood flooring is now the most common type of flooring used globally. Engineered wood flooring is composed of two or more layers of wood in the form of a plank. The top layer is the wood that is visible when the flooring is installed, and is adhered to multi-plywood […]

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PROJECT: 17A Strachans Road, Mornington

Project:  ‘Metropole’, 17A Strachans Road, Mornington Design Concept: Urban industrial Developer:  Joseph Alesci Builder:  Kalia Constructions ‘Metropole’ at 17A Strachans Road in Mornington is a newly built luxury beachside residence. It reflects both quality and exceptional taste. Located in an ideal position close to Main Street Mornington and Fisherman’s Beach ‘Metropole’ is the ideal coastal oasis. Brought […]

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ROOM IN FOCUS: Outdoor Kitchen

Room in Focus:  Outdoor Kitchen Contemporary Inspirations   Australians are experts in outdoor entertaining, we love a good barbeque!  And with the warmer weather finally upon us, it’s time to head outside! The outdoor kitchen is a space that is demanding attention right across the country. From the simple built-in barbeque and bench top to the full […]

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Contractor In Focus: Henry, Master Tiling

Contractor In Focus:  Henry, Master Tiling Through her projects Kate Walker from Kate Walker Design collaborates with a range of interior designers, builders, architects and developers. She also works with a number of extremely talented contractors. Without exception, Henry the Tiler is one of these people and is therefore her ‘go to’ tiler on many residential […]

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