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: Bendigo Street, Richmond

PROJECT:  89 Bendigo Street, Richmond Builder/Stonemason: John Bertuna of Classique Stone and Venetti Kitchens Architect: David Luck Working together with superior third generation stonemason, John Bertuna, Kate Walker of KWD has incorporated some rare and exquisite hard finishes into this incredible inner suburban property. Entrance: Bluestone pavers at the property’s entrance set the tone for the […]

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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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PRODUCT IN FOCUS: Silestone

PRODUCT IN FOCUS: SILESTONE The team at KWD are constantly seeking out the most innovative products in the marketplace.  When it comes to reconstituted stone bench tops, Silestone are one of the market leaders.  KWD loves this product, and specifies it generously in many projects, from residential and commercial, to multi-national.  We do this for […]

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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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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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PROJECT: Asling Street, Brighton

PROJECT: 73 Asling Street LOCATION: Brighton, Victoria EDWARDIAN BEAUTY AND GLAMOUR Superbly renovated with luxurious detail throughout, 73 Asling Street Brighton is one of KWDs latest residential projects. Working with the ever talented Ian Freeman of Morphosis Architects, and the very discerning owners of the property, the process from start to finish was executed with precision. […]

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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: Kerferd Road, Albert Park

Project :6/140 Kerferd Road, Albert Park DEVELOPER and BUILDER/DESIGNER:  Archie Contes of Neovision “The Refined Art of Renovation” To create the sophisticated and quality look of this Albert Park apartment, Kate Walker of KWD worked with developer and builder Archie Contes of Neovision. Their successful collaborations never disappoint and this chic first floor renovation is no exception. The […]

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