What has been your largest learning to date?
Annabelle Berryman: As a practice we are forever evolving and searching for better initiatives. Over the years my experiences have taught me to never give up on an idea even if the challenges of its realisation seem insurmountable.
Fight the good design fight as it only makes you stronger as an individual and as a practice. Have conviction in your ideas and know that behind them stands a framework of detailed due diligence and knowledge, but most importantly drive projects from the heart with a passion that ignites.
Sarah Henry: Annabelle and I have both completed new homes for ourselves over the last couple of years. Having families of our own, both of differing ages, these projects have been important platforms for exploring new construction techniques and details, alternate finishes and planning strategies.
It has enabled us to strengthen our offerings to clients, and has helped us test and further define the parameters of our design ethos.