PROJECT: Esque Apartments, Kew

PROJECT: Esque Apartments, Willsmere Road, Kew Working in close collaboration with developer and builder Virgon Construction, Kate Walker Design is excited to present the newly completed Esque Apartments. Located in Willsmere Road in Kew, this medium density residential project comprises 14 high end apartments and four outstanding penthouses. The development was a $7.3 million project incorporating […]

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Product In Focus: ONIX from Phoenix Tapware

KWD are delighted to be partnering with Phoenix Tapware to promote some of the most striking tapeware on the market. ONIX is an inspiring matte black range, suitable for many property types, and all available through KWD. There’s a reason black never goes out of fashion. And that’s because it is not just a fashion; […]

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PROJECT: Backbone Grill, Oakleigh

Project: Backbone Grill, 28 Eaton Mall, Oakleigh RESTAURANT OWNER:  Archie Contes Backbone Grill is positioned in the heart of Oakleigh’s food centre, Eaton Mall. With a passion for quality meats, seafoods and wine, Backbone Grill’s aim is to deliver deliciously tasting meals – and they do just that, and more. It’s a lively atmosphere with a […]

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PROJECT: Wright Street, Middle Park

21 and 23 Wright Street in Middle Park are the very latest collaborations from Archie Contes of Neovision and Kate Walker of Kate Walker Design. Together they have delivered two outstanding projects reflecting both flair and character. From the street front you are taken back in time with the gorgeous Victorian fascades in full glory. Sensitively and painstakingly renovated to […]

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ARCHITECT IN FOCUS: ZENO ENTITY

Renowned architect group and KWD partner Zeno Entity are our feature firm in this week’s blog. The company is led by three directors from diverse project backgrounds,. The design architect of the practice is the award winning architect; Carlo Gnezda with over 30 years experience in residential and commercial projects. Carlo is assisted by specialised architects and draftsman […]

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STYLE INSPIRATION: Coastal Elegance

A home close to the sea should be inviting, light and a place for rest and relaxation. With the head office of KWD located in the beachside location of Mt Martha, on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, it is any wonder that a favoured design style at KWD, is based on a coastal interior, with a sophisticated edge.  With […]

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STYLE INSPIRATION: The New York Bathroom

Nothing says ‘Manhattan’ quite like the New York style bathroom. The look is monochromatic with a huge emphasis on white. Of course white reflects light and creates the illusion of space which is often required in smaller NYC apartments and hotels. Simple brick or subway style ceramic wall tiles are at the heart of any New York […]

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TREND ALERT – Black is back!

Bursting onto the building and renovation scene are these incredibly stylish black taps and sinks. KWD is hot on the trail of these beautiful accessories and can specify, source and supply a full range of products to suit any design style. For a contemporary look, these taps and sink ooze modern elegance. They’re funky, bold […]

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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: LAMINEX

Some renovators assume Laminex is a product only used back in the 70’s and 80’s on kitchen bench tops. This is not the case. As you’ll see from the following images, Laminex is very much a modern product with unlimited applications across both residential and commercial projects. Over 200 spectacular colour choices. If you are after […]

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