It’s hard to say goodbye.

Posted by on Nov 18, 2013 in Blog, Project Diaries | No Comments
It’s hard to say goodbye.

My  California bungalow renovation at Oswald Street is now finished and I am heartbroken… I’m finding it so hard to say goodbye. I’m filled with immense pride; I think it is my best project to date (I say that at the end of every project). I’m so happy with how it turned out. I had […]

Townhouse development – Wilks Street

Posted by on Sep 2, 2013 in Blog, Project Diaries | 4 Comments
Townhouse development – Wilks Street

Last Wednesday saw me at VCAT, the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal to fight the council’s decision to refuse a permit for a townhouse development I designed last year. These two double storey townhouses are explained in detail in a recent video blog series, for those of you who hadn’t seen them. Part two Part […]

Californian bungalow renovation update

Posted by on Jul 22, 2013 in Blog, Project Diaries | No Comments
Californian bungalow renovation update

A little while back I posted a video blog explaining my design approach to a current project on a difficult block: A Californian bungalow renovation and restoration. This tired old house needed some love. Decades of neglect had taken its toll. My clients engaged me to breathe new life into it for them, and with that realise […]

Renovation & Restoration – Elm Grove – Introduction

Posted by on Dec 17, 2012 in Blog, Project Diaries | 4 Comments
Renovation & Restoration – Elm Grove – Introduction

I love all aspects of my work; last week however, was one even better than most: I commenced work on a new project. This is where the magic happens, clients tell me their long held wish list, and my mind runs at a million miles an hour with ideas and excitement, as I get lost […]