For quite a while now at Cooper Robinson, we've been a little obsessed with the incredibly beautiful work of ceramic artist, James Lemon. So, we were absolutely thrilled to attend one of James' workshops in his recently opened, and stunning, Northcote studio. We also managed to have a quick chat with James, ask him a few questions and find out what makes him tick!
We sat down with Leonard Georgopolous, Managing Director of Arthur G Furniture, to discuss his vision, Arthur G’s future, and their place in Australia’s rich design lexicon. Our recent collaboration with Arthur G furniture arose from a request to style a luxury property in Melbourne’s southeast. Our partnership with this iconic Australian brand during this project allowed us to showcase a selection of Arthur G’s timeless pieces in a stunning setting.
Winters' bite is being well and truly felt. Rushing home at days end to a cold, dark home, is not what we want from our most treasured destination- dark doorways, darker hallways and cold surfaces can make for a miserable welcome. A fireplace is top of winter's wish-list, but arriving home to face coaxing those transformative flames into being, can be one mid-week chore too many. Central heating; at best a Bahamian dream, at worst; a patchy, temperamental disappointment. Do we sound despondent? Yes, winter has arrived.
Opening their doors onto leafy Malvern Road 15 years ago, Fay Cooper and Megan Robinson had a clear vision of the boutique interior design business, and retail store, they wanted to create. Cooper Robinson Interiors would be; bespoke and personalised, with a focus on custom furnishings designed with longevity in mind, and a signature sophisticated style at the centre of each brief. Sounds simple enough?…