We seek out collaborative opportunities with those similarly committed to creating enduring spaces. This ever-evolving team inspires us, and we constantly find joy in doing good work with good people .
Foolscap Studio is a cross-disciplinary design practice with a focus on highly curated hospitality venues, built environments and interior architecture at any scale. Milieu are currently collaborating with Foolscap on Brunswick East by Milieu.
Breathe Architecture is a socially responsible design studio spearheaded by Jeremy McLeod, based in Brunswick. Committed to championing the environment, the practice takes a strong stance on sustainability with low impact, smart and common sense design. Milieu worked with Breathe Architecture on Breese Street.
Edition Office is an architectural studio established in 2016 by Aaron Roberts and Kim Bridgland, both formerly of Room 11 Melbourne. Their work is an exploration of dissonant and sympathetic relationships with the landscape, the site, their clients and most importantly, themselves. Milieu worked with Edition Office on 231 Napier Street.
Fieldwork is a young and dynamic practice driven by the design ethos to improve the status quo. Directors of the practice publish the progressive online publication Assemble Papers, which explores contemporary issues in architecture. Milieu has worked with Fieldwork on Nth Fitzroy By Milieu, Barry Street, Dight Street and Wilson Ave by Neometro and Milieu.
DesignOffice creates aesthetically refined environments that enhance the experience of the end-user. The studio creates innovative solutions to specific briefs, and demonstrates a passion for quality materials and craftsmanship. Milieu worked with DesignOffice on Peel By Milieu, Congress, Hertford Street, Bedford By Milieu and Wilson Ave by Neometro and Milieu.
A practice that works across small and large-scale residential, commercial and hospitality projects, the studio aesthetic is contemporary yet classic. Their bold and elegantly masculine designs are offset by unexpected, light-hearted elements. Milieu is working with Flack Studio on Nth Fitzroy By Milieu, and retail space with Milieu Hospitality.
Conscious of architecture’s potential to positively contribute to individual lives and the wider urban plan, Freadman White is committed to designing contextually informed structures suited to the varied demands of contemporary use. Milieu worked with Freadman White on Whitlam Place and 223 Napier Street.
Buxton Group has been operating for nearly 50 years in Melbourne. They are a family owned property development group whose vision for any development is "to create a functional and habitable living space for the residents that inherit the final product". Milieu has developed a long term relationship with Buxton Group, partnering together on Barry Street, Breese Street and Bedford By Milieu.
Tait's philosophy is shaped by a strong heritage of making and manufacturing, inspiring the creation of original outdoor furniture. Proudly Australian owned and made, Tait's products have become part of a contemporary outdoor furniture vernacular that speaks to Australia's unique lifestyle and culture to further complete A Life Outside.
Tom Blachford is a Melbourne-based photographer specialising in interiors, architecture and travel. He photographed the Moor Street, Fitzroy townhouses throughout construction. Milieu is working with Tom across multiple projects, including Melbourne Milieu Issue 1.
Dan Hocking is a multi-disciplinary creative. Based in Melbourne, he specialises in architectural and form-based photography and product design. Milieu is working with Dan across multiple projects including Melbourne Milieu Issue 2.
Coco & Maximilian is a Melbourne-based video production company working across a range of video forms. Whether design and architecture, music or product videos, they create detailed narratives that are at once playful and considered. Milieu is working with Coco & Maximilian across multiple projects including Peel By Milieu.
Gavin Green is a photographer currently based in Melbourne, working at the intersection of fashion and architecture. Milieu have worked with Gavin across a range of projects including Napier Street, Edition Office for Milieu and Brunswick East by Milieu.
Morgan Hickinbotham is a Melbourne-based photographer, sound engineer and artist. With a strong focus on architecture and fashion, he provides a unique and individual approach for each project. Milieu have worked with Morgan documenting project construction updates for Milieu Built, as well sound design for the recent Nth FITZROY By MILIEU campaign.
Loose Leaf is a collaboration between florists, designers and business partners Wona Bae and Charlie Lawler. Loose Leaf advises upon and is providing the indoor plants that will improve the natural aesthetics of Milieu's projects. Milieu is working with Loose Leaf across multiple projects including the Milieu Plant Guide.
Iconic retailers of twentieth century vintage design, Angelucci 20th Century hold a diverse range of beautifully restored furniture, lighting and decorative objects. Their work is driven by the belief that historic pieces have a place in modern interiors. Milieu worked with Angelucci on Peel By Milieu.
Jardan design and make furniture that reflects the Australian lifestyle. Jardan have collaborated with Milieu on various projects, including Waterloo Street and Whitlam Place, giving purchasers the opportunity to select furniture, lighting and homewares individually specified for their homes. Milieu is working with Jardan on Peel By Milieu.
Established in Tokyo in 2002, this independent bicycle company offers sleek and minimalist bicycles that are light and comfortable to ride. This Collingwood outfit provides refined cycling products made locally and overseas. Tokyobike collaborated with Milieu on the cycling needs of residents in Peel and Nth FITZROY.
Tom and Captain is a pet friendly business built around urban adventures for dogs. Each day, Tom (human), Captain (dog) and the team give their clients the opportunity to get out and about across Melbourne. Tom and Captain is currently working with Milieu on a series of walking tours to take place in the second half of 2016.
Purveyors of honest and original design, Hub Furniture are committed to sourcing a distinct range of international designs exclusive to Australia. Milieu is very excited to be partnering with Hub, a family company established in Melbourne on Campbell Street in Collingwood.
Studio Hi Ho gives equal emphasis to strategic thinking and creativity, resulting in effective brands that communicate and inspire. Working with Milieu since the beginning, Studio Hi Ho works on all Milieu projects and is dedicated to communicating the company’s passion and vision.
Architects Without Frontiers’ mission is to improve the social and economic capacity of vulnerable communities through the design and construction of health and education projects in Australia and the Asia Pacific region. Architects Without Frontiers (AWF) works in an interdisciplinary and collaborative way with local partners to deliver design solutions that address long-term community needs. Milieu is pleased to be partnering with them.
Milieu is proud to be partnering with the Centre for Contemporary Photography (CCP), a not-for-profit contemporary art space located in Fitzroy. Since it’s establishment in 1986, CCP’s activities have been fundamental to the community’s engagement with photo based art.
Centre for Contemporary Photography
Located below Peel By Milieu, Congress is a space that keeps pace with the rhythms and routines of the day. Serving wine and espresso until late, it’s a welcoming space, with warm staff and a simple offering – honest food that warms the soul and quality wines that spark curiosity and conversation. We are committed to creating a venue that is curated but that doesn’t feel contrived. Every element has been considered, but restraint has been applied to ensure timelessness – we are here for the long term.
Our all-day Italian corner spot located below Nth FITZROY By MILIEU. Drop by for a slice of European-style hospitality, where the mood is relaxed day through to night and the focus is on quality – of produce and of company. Grab coffee on the way to work, catch up with friends for brunch, or claim your regular seat for a P.M. vino with dinner. Prego!
Conceived as a Japanese restaurant filtered through Melbourne eyes, Future Future is a dining destination that pays homage to its spiritual homeland without the clichés. Informed by a love of Japanese food and culture, great design and music.
INC is a carpentry and construction business undertaking work across metropolitan Melbourne and wider Victoria. We have a focus on boutique to medium scale design oriented residential and multi-residential, hospitality and commercial / retail projects. We are able to undertake stand-alone carpentry work as well as contracting as builder to manage the delivery of entire projects. View our latest Projects below or see the process From the Ground Up.
Milieu Built is a residential and commercial builder with an emphasis on delivering unique projects. Milieu Property and Milieu Built work closely together with our design teams to realise every detail of our projects. With over 70 years' combined industry experience, we take a collaborative approach to deliver from the ground up.