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DETAIL || Sometimes the simplest of details can streamline the busiest parts of family life. The integration of this @fisherpaykel fridge drawer within the kitchen island bench of our Clayfield house made for the perfect functionality for busy family breakfasting & for having easy reach to those frequently needed kitchen essentials. #fisherpaykel #fpkitchenperfection 

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July 21, 2021

DETAIL || Sometimes the simplest of details can streamline the busiest part...

DETAIL || The beautiful dry stone wall at the heart of our Warrandyte house is the combination of stunning locally sourced stone from Kangaroo Ground and the excellent craftsmanship of our builder Anthony from EcoEdge Homes. ⁠⁠Loved watching this come together.
July 20, 2021

DETAIL || The beautiful dry stone wall at the heart of our Warrandyte house...

DRAWING BOARD || We have so enjoyed playing with the beautiful existing bones of this exquisite heritage home in Brisbane's Toowong. Peeling back misdemeanors of former renovations we aim to match the quality and experience at the front of the house with a joyful insertion at the rear.  A suite of light filled family living spaces now envelope a new north facing contemporary entertaining garden. ⁠⁠
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July 19, 2021

DRAWING BOARD || We have so enjoyed playing with the beautiful existing bon...

DRAWING BOARD|| I genuinely love a challenge & this guy was such an incredible brief! We were asked to create an experiential, off grid retreat with all the feels, that could be built off site, transported on an unescorted vehicle to be nestled gently onto a number of sites along the East Coast…. Currently under construction, this is the perfect spot for wintry escapism!! Watch this space….
July 13, 2021

DRAWING BOARD|| I genuinely love a challenge & this guy was such an incredi...

PEOPLE | Justin Dunn joined the ABA family in November 2020. With a range of experience on commercial and residential projects, Justin is a highly capable set of hands within the ABA team. Don't be fooled by the quiet exterior, Justin is a powerhouse of highly considered, beautifully resolved ideas and his measured approach brings an ease and comfort to his clients. We are very lucky to have him on board!
June 28, 2021

PEOPLE | Justin Dunn joined the ABA family in November 2020. With a range o...

DRAWING BOARD | This classic brick workers cottage in Melbourne's Edinburgh Gardens is getting a makeover. Inserting a north facing central courtyard into the plan brings an urban oasis into the inner city, extending space and bathing the house in natural light.
June 28, 2021

DRAWING BOARD | This classic brick workers cottage in Melbourne's Edinburgh...

ON SITE | Framing views at our Diamond Creek House.
June 24, 2021

ON SITE | Framing views at our Diamond Creek House....

DRAWING BOARD | Playful shapes and innovative materials bring the beach side vibes to life at this very exciting new property hub in Nobby's Beach. Lookout @ljhooker
June 22, 2021

DRAWING BOARD | Playful shapes and innovative materials bring the beach sid...

DETAIL | Here in our Oberon House, considered screens dance light across the internal walls.
June 20, 2021

DETAIL | Here in our Oberon House, considered screens dance light across th...