The design firm behind Clever Little Tailor has now made its mark on a suburban butcher with a look that includes sandstone, steel, a 3D sign, reclaimed timber, and ceramic tiles hand-made in Japan.
Adelaide architect Damien Chwalisz does a kind of alchemy with his shipping container refurbishments, in which he takes something on its way to rubbish status and infuses it with new, custom-designed life.
Two decades on from his first foray in leather-making, Rob McRae has returned to the craft with a new family-run business in the Regent Arcade.
Adelaide architect Damien Chwalisz invites CityMag into his idiosyncratic Bowden home, which recently featured on new Foxtel Lifestyle series ‘I Own Australia’s Best Home’.
As designs for bars, offices and homes in Adelaide have evolved to reach global standards, a few of the city’s small construction firms have stepped up their skills to match.
When Tim Chappel was first asked to design the costumes for Stephan Elliott’s 1994 low budget indie flick, The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, he thought it was going to be just a “little, cute, nothing Australian home movie.”