Product Design

  • The ICON | Camaleonda Sofa

    Mario Bellini’s Camaleonda Sofa, with its soft and encompassing padding, became a feature in many living rooms throughout the 1970s. We discover why it’s now a design icon – and even more popular with its reissue.

  • The Local Design Philosophy Behind Kett’s Indoor Collection

    Melbourne designer Justin Hutchinson of Kett Studio proves that when it comes to crafting furniture, a considered, local approach is best.

  • Cultivating a Modern Australian Family Home

    Designer and art consultant Swee Lim shares insight on injecting colour and personality into our home’s shared spaces. 

  • The ICON | Cab Chair

    Part of the permanent collection of New York’s Museum of Modern Art’s (MOMA), we learn the story behind Mario Bellini’s leather Cab Chair.

  • The ICON | Savoy Vase

    We get to know the story behind the curvaceous and free-flowing Savoy Vase designed by Alvar Aalto and his wife Aino.

  • The ICON | Akari Lights

    Isamu Noguchi dominated the world’s design scene for the greatest part of the 20th century, most notably with the iconic Akari Lights.

  • Australian Designer Nikolai Kotlarczyk Collaborates with SP01

    The Royce armchair by Australian designer Nikolai Kotlarczyk marks the first collaboration with leading Italian furniture manufacturer SP01.

  • Future Classic | Smock Chair

    Referencing the world of fashion, the Smock Chair brings together the traditional craft of smocking and contemporary design.

  • Sourcing 20th Century Design for Modern Living

    There’s used furniture, and then there’s Design Consigned, some of the world’s most coveted furniture, lighting and design objects. We learn more about founder Mel de Campo and the iconic pieces she finds.

  • Exploring the Art of Collaboration in Bathroom Design

    We explore six standout collaborations between renowned international designers and leading Italian bathroom brands Fantini and Falper.

  • The ICON | Barcelona Chair

    As part of our ICON series, we’re uncovering the story behind the Barcelona Chair designed by architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Lilly Reich in 1929.

  • Future Classic | Roy Tavolo Table Lamp

    We’re bringing the Roy Tavolo Table Lamp by Mario Nanni to the front in the first instalment of our new Future Classic series.

  • Best of est 2020 | Top 10 Products

    Our estliving.com Product Library is a comprehensive listing of design-led products for resource and inspiration. We’ve compiled our Top 10 most-searched products for 2020.

  • Design Driven | Australian Furniture Design

    We’re highlighting six architects and interior designers applying their keen eye for detail to custom contemporary masterpieces.

  • The ICON | Coconut Lounge Chair

    There are few chairs, if any, that come close to the Coconut Lounge Chair. Designed by George Nelson in 1955, we’re highlighting the Coconut Chair in the sixth instalment of our ICON series.

  • Nine to Know | Home Fragrances

    Clear the air and set the interior mood with nine of our favourite home fragrances.

  • Nine to Know | Marble Coffee Tables

    We explore nine of our favourite marble coffee tables that anchor the living room with their luxurious materiality and sculptural form.

  • Exploring the Meaning of Home with Foscarini

    We discover the new meaning of home with Italian lighting brand Foscarini through their ‘Vite (Lives)’ film project.