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Meet Instant Hotel winner Anita Bocquee

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Meet Instant Hotel winner Anita Bocquee

Concrete Nation clients Anita Bocquee and Terry Brouwers recently took the top honours on Seven's reality show, Instant Hotel. Tapping into the worldwide trend of homeowners renting out their homes as holiday accommodation, Anita and Terry were one of 10 teams competing for the title of Best Instant Hotel in Australia. The Brisbane couple’s renovated Queenslander-style home Zen in West End scored a perfect 10 from the judges. We spoke to interior designer Anita about how she and Terry created their own oasis in the heart of the city, their current projects and trends to look out for in 2018. Congratulations on...

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Meet the lady behind Spell's boutique and HQ

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Meet the lady behind Spell's boutique and HQ

Concrete Nation chatted to Mel Gubbin, the talented creative behind Spell's whimsical HQ and boutique in Byron Bay about design trends, raw materials and styling.

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Five Minutes with Design Scout's Jacinta Platt

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Five Minutes with Design Scout's Jacinta Platt

Concrete Nation spoke to Jacinta Platt from Design Scout about current interior design trends, her thoughts on architecural concrete and some simple design hacks everyone needs to know.

 

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Creative ways to incorporate concrete into your home

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Creative ways to incorporate concrete into your home

Concrete Nation founders Kate and Jason Lett give us the lowdown on creative ways to incorporate concrete into your home.

 

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Inside An Urban Oasis

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Inside An Urban Oasis

Concrete Nation recently created some bespoke pieces for a contemporary five-bedroom, three-bathroom home, Mahara, in Brisbane's desirable pocket of Bardon.  Mahara is the latest project by talented brothers Andrew and Rob Gray from Graya Construction, who are known for creating homes for sporting celebrities including Darius Boyd and Quade Cooper and his partner Laura Dundovic as well as transforming dilapidated homes into designer havens. Mahara, designed by architect Tim Stewart, is no exception.  Concrete Nation created the kitchen island benchtop and the bathroom vanities for this design-led abode a fusion of 70s, industrial and warm minimalist.   A concrete lover, Rob says he incorporated architectural concrete...

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