My Home: design-led housing for the homeless

Architect Michelle Blakely leads ‘My Home’, a philanthropic development company that combines private funding, unused government land and good, sustainable design to address homelessness.

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Architect; Brian Klopper

Brian Klopper 1937 – 2020

The Australian design community lost an icon when Brian Klopper passed away late last year. Emma Brain offers a personal reflection on Brian’s legacy.

SHOPFRONT 01: Compendium Design Store

Fremantle offers a unique retail experience. With Christmas around the corner, we visit local favourite Compendium Design Store to chat with owner/ curator Jayden Weston.

DesignFreo Conversation 02: Gabi Scott x Angus McBride

DesignFreo Conversation #2 was an intimate event in a furniture-making workshop in semi-industrial outer Fremantle. From designing events spaces to renovating with Gumtree, Angus and Gabi provided plenty of inspiration.

Harriette Gordon: Sonnet XVII

Harriette Gordon’s exquisite new collection is taking her made to order bridalwear from Fremantle’s appropriately named Princess Chambers to the world.

Shoes off. Masks on.

As a design object, masks have had a pretty crazy 2020. Cameron Hurst reports from lockdown in Narrm / Melbourne on how to choose the right mask for the job.