From China to Bali and Back

Travelling in search of inspiration and innovation is so important to the design process for KWD. Visiting trade fairs is a vital part of this search for new ideas, new suppliers, new products and new ways of using the products that are already a part of our portfolio. Earlier this year, Kate Walker attended the Xiamen Stone Fair in China for the first time to see what she could discover.

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Contemporary Meets Comfort

This stunning, contemporary stylish home in Norwood Ave, Brighton was a very rewarding undertaking for the KWD team. Completed late last year after a 14 month timeline, this house is now home to a large family who are delighted with what the project team created.

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Virgon Construction – Winners!

The team at KWD would like to congratulate Virgon Property Group on their latest design award. Winning the Best Multi-dwelling Residential Development at the Boroondara Urban Design Awards is a credit to their incredible talent and outstanding reputation within the construction industry. KWD proudly partnered with Virgon on this project by providing a range of […]

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Granite is Back

In the 1980s, Granite was all the rage when it came to Natural Stone. However over time, this trend has seen itself fade into oblivion, where granite went from the hottest hard finish to the most antiquated of them all. Thus, many have been apprehensive to use this hard finish in their projects as it […]

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PROJECT: SALT, Flinders

KWD recently teamed up with builder and developer, Jamie Hendrie, of HENDCO to create SALT, the apartment complex and shop fronts in the Main Street of Flinders, Cook Street. SALT’s location is key, positioned on the main street there is direct access to flinders shops, cafes and restaurants, all moments away from the stunning beached, […]

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10 Minutes with KWD’s Director – Kate Walker

With a family of Interior Designers and successful Ceramic Tile Merchants, it is any wonder that Kate Walker entered the world of design, with her primary focus being the supply of stone and tiles, and later, carpet, timber flooring, joinery and stonemasonry.  Having worked in the family business, National Tiles, Kate comes to the industry […]

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PROJECT: Feast of Merit

Every so often the team at KWD get to funk up the vibe and work on a project with attitude and a social conscience. Take this Richmond restaurant for example. Feast of Merit is a chic modern space with a relaxed atmosphere, scrumptious menu and staff devoted to a wonderful cause. The Swan Street establishment is an initiative […]

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