1 crazy design failure from following fashion

Black Rooves 1

What is so important about design? Well, without the application of this discipline we would be making/consuming lots of things with an inbuilt failure outcome. A designer, architect or engineer’s mission is to avoid these disasters, in part at least. There are numerous instances of these failures. One that stands out, at the moment, is […]

Reef Shelves

Reef Shelving (5)

This is another example of beautifully resolved design by Peter Costello. The Reef Shelves are graduated in their spacing and depth so that combine great utility without intuding into your space the way shelving so often does. We have produced these 1200mm (47″) wide shelves in both 4 and 5 shelf options as well as […]

Natural Inspirations Hall Table

Natural inspirations Hall Table

Hall tables don’t usually carry much. They are often there as a convenient place to put the keys, the mail or a hand bag as you come and go. But they do need an understated elegance that gives you pleasure as you go past. Maybe it holds something beautiful and welcoming such as a vase […]

Too good to forget!

Locus Coffee Table

Peter Costello’s Locus range included two coffee tables. The one pictured here is the longer one at 1200mm long (47″). This image features selected Eucalypt veneer. Other veneers are available. They are pressed onto strong and stable plywood which features in the edge detail. It is light, flat packs and has the well-resolved simple elegance […]

Natural Inspirations Chair


The Natural Inspirations Chair shows off stunning Tasmanian veneer coupled to generously upholstered comfort. As well resolved as this design is, we plan to tinker with the form of the back a little before putting the chair into production again. Please let us know if you would like advance advice as to when we will […]

Item Temporarily Unavailable

Bookstand in Myrtle by Peter Costello

This popular gift item is temporarily unavailable while we resolve a calibration issue.  Without the parts being of a consistent thickness it is difficult for us to guarantee that the way the parts fit together always evokes the same satisfaction as it has done to date.  We did not want to make a batch to […]

New Website


We are really pleased to bring you our new website and we welcome your feedback, especially where you find anything that inhibits you having a good experience. You may notice that we have temporarily reduced the range to four of our key products.  With growing demand, we are working with one of our specialist Tasmanian […]