The Finkelstein Files: A Few of My Favourite Things!!!

In the last post for the year, 2017 has been a rollercoaster ride for many. I for one, am looking forward to a complete summer break with my favourite little peeps, my twin 8 year old’s.  It’s all about having fun and being in the moment, taking our time, and few plans except soaking up theContinue reading “The Finkelstein Files: A Few of My Favourite Things!!!”

The Finkelstein Files: Art deco decadence alert!

Art Deco decadence alert! BGH Australia, housed in the Royal Bank Chambers in Collins St, Melbourne, was keen to add a design element to unify this historical space. Melbourne lighting designer, ILAN EL, drew inspiration from the grand Art Deco building constructed in 1941. In tribute to the era’s eclectic influences, EL has referenced Art Nouveau, ancientContinue reading “The Finkelstein Files: Art deco decadence alert!”

The Finkelstein Files: A Source of Light with Ilan El.

Good product design, like a good book, is impossible to put down. It hooks you with crafty storytelling and the spirit of its characters. These somewhat intangible qualities are imbued in the objects designed by Ilan El Light Life. Tel Aviv born and bred, El cites early Bauhaus architecture as an early influence as anContinue reading “The Finkelstein Files: A Source of Light with Ilan El.”

The Finkelstein Files: Well Shod!

Well-shod Melbourne shoe fetishists get your Cobbler Cobber on !!!!!!! Synonymous with style is the eponymously named Preston Zly bespoke shoe designers. Custom, tailor-made and bespoke are both fashionista over-bandied terms for collectible and often pricey. Here’s where the PZ label cuts a swathe through the buttery-est calfskin strikes a chord with even the mostContinue reading “The Finkelstein Files: Well Shod!”