KWD: Which Appliance is the right fit for you?

Appliances can have a major bearing on kitchen design. There is an abundance of brands and models to select from. The team at KWD love to talk kitchens! Like most large household purchases, buying appliances based purely on price isn’t always the smartest choice. False economising can come back to bite you later. Appliances should match […]

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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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PRODUCT IN FOCUS: Encaustic Concrete Tiles

The team at KWD love working with stunning products, ones where colour, texture and innovation are abundant.   Thus, encaustic concrete tiles are an absolute favourite.  The beauty about these tiles, is that no matter how many projects we specify them in, there are so many combinations and permutations that no two projects are ever […]

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PROJECT: Birdrock Avenue Mt Martha

Project:  8 Birdrock Avenue Location:  Mt Martha BUILDER/DESIGNER:  Marradon Constructions “Exceptional contemporary coastal living” This Birdrock Avenue project is another fine example of quality construction by local building firm Marradon Construction. The team at Marradon Construction carefully manage the unique relationship between builder, client, architect and contractor in order to design, build  and manage each project […]

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PROJECT: Elizabeth Street Malvern

PROJECT: 78A  Elizabeth Street LOCATION: Malvern, Melbourne Australia One of KWD’s most memorable and impressive projects, in collaboration with designer Mark Kirszner from Arthaus Interiors, is currently up for sale. The sophisticated townhouse at 78A Elizabeth Street in Malvern comprises four bedroom and four bathrooms. Spacious, light filled, and private, the stunning home enjoys the finest […]

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KWD: What Makes Us Unique

Exceptionally well connected both in the architectural and interior design industry, both locally and internationally, Kate Walker Design (KWD) is abreast of all the latest trends in the world of hard finishes. As a complete solutions based partner, KWD will specify, source and supply across key projects including; low and multi-density residential projects, hotel refurbishments, […]

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DESIGN FOCUS: Marvellous Monochrome

DESIGN FOCUS: Marvellous Monochrome Monochrome is a term used in the interior design world to describe a colour theme that only uses shades of one hue – usually black or grey. It’s a timeless yet bold look that suits almost any residential and commercial space. Over the last few years, the monochrome theme has enjoyed a huge resurgence in […]

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