We’ll explore the sustainable innovation that the Maldives Six Senses in Laamu has introduced and how you can stay and get to this luxury resort on a budget. Six Senses in Maldives is the place to go if you want a barefoot luxury holiday that makes you feel relaxed and also good about yourself. […]read more
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Nakki Lobby SS22 by WOUD. Together with the new SS22 series, the Nakki Lobby was created using 4 strong design elements to the existing Nakki Sofa Series. Consisting of 2 chaise lounges, a versatile corner module, a single seater with armrests, and a multifunctional ottoman. It is possible to pair all modules with the sturdy […]read more
For only a little but more you can get something of a much better quality if you spend the time to shop around and tap into your supplier contacts. Investing in furniture to last you a lifetime doesn’t need to be stressful. Top Tips & Things to look out for: Materials. Solid woods such as oaks […]read more
A free face mask for anyone in need is offered for those living in Victoria and NSW of Australia – offer ends 1st June 2021. We want to ensure every Victorian and NSW resident is safe and has access to a mask during these tough times. The masks currently offered are black or grey made […]read more
Since 2015 Living Simply but Living Well. FLOC began on the shores of Torquay and Avoca Beach in 2015 with a fresh approach to importing household goods aimed at the design hunter market. With a background in marketing & branding we quickly created an engaging presence in the interiors world. Our branding was key to our values […]read more
Big Corporation Kmart Steals Homeware Design off Independent Brand WOUD from Denmark imported by local business FLOC Studio.
If the world of retail isn’t hard enough, we unfortunately have to come up against big corporations doing dodgy things to claim their own new designs for their homewares and furniture range selling at a super cheap knock off price which then cheapens our own products and designs. Recently Kmart knocked off a mirror design […]read more
We hope for a more progressive up to date Australian leadership to develop innovative tools and technology that is less harmless towards the environment. Better energy efficient transportation for a cleaner more efficient maritime industry. There are already ships roaming the oceans that are propelled by electricity, methanol and hydrogen. We need to invest now […]read more
Walking through what felt like an Indiana Jones maze into the Medina of Fez Morocco was like going back in time. Fez is a place to get lost, shop for souks and rugs , sit on rooftops listening to the prayers while indulging on the local cuisine of tagines, and watch the hustle and bustle […]read more
When staying in Portugal you know you’re going to be amazed by the architecture whether its old or new, the surroundings and the food and drink thats on offer. After a few years of spending time in Portugal we’ve hand picked our favourite spots. 1 – Quinta De S.Bernardo Farmhouse and Winery Douro Valley Located […]read more
We recently meet the team from Studio Gud in Porto, now run by Paulo Neves, to chat about their design focus ,inspiration and where they’re heading. Paulo is a based out of Porto designing for many brands locally and globally – his original designs for Wewood inspire us so we’re here to find out […]read more
We’re a different kind of furniture and lighting showroom for designers and design hunters. Based on the coast we want to live and breath our values while utilizing the natural elements that surround us. Our aim for Denfair 2018 was to bring these elements to Melbourne in a space that was inspiring using architectural and […]read more
ERICEIRA CHAIR Comfortable, light and robust, Ericeira chair was created with the local Portugal accommodation in mind (homestays, lodges, guesthouses and b&b) influenced by the tradition of Ericeira’s fishermen who rented their own houses to the tourists who came to the village in the Summer months. The cross-frame, with the same thickness of the […]read more
We’re always on the hunt for inspiring content to enrich what we do to our true values – at FLOC Studio we import furniture from countries on the other side of the world as we believe these brands who produce great design needs to have a story told here in Australia and NZ. Don’t get […]read more
Recently in January this year, the FLOC team took a trip to Whistler to hunt not for designer furniture and craftspeople to collaborate with (although we are always on the look out) but to explore our old territory which we used to call home – and to our delight, Whistler was about to receive their […]read more
If your’ve heard of M-S-D-S then you’re in the know! The guys are designing incredible end results from Toronto. The team works in a mix of interior design, furniture design and lighting design. From brief to end result, they design for a stimulating yet intimate interface between human and building. Their two popular […]read more
We’re bringing what we believe to be the best handcrafted bags to the shores of Australia from San Diego – welcome to the team Bradley Mountain. We fell in love with this brand while on the hunt for a bag for work that allowed sophistication while still having an adventurous feel – after […]read more
A prize suited for Interior Designers. Win a trip to Byron Bay staying at 28 Degrees with FLOC. To enter – specify any WOUD Nakki Sofa through FLOC Studio from now until 28th September 2018 for any project to win. Best fitout judged by FLOC wins the prize. Available to all Australian […]read more
HANDMADE SINCE 2010 WEWOOD was established on the eastern parts of Porto in 2010 by sons of craftsman Carlos Alfredo. Since then they have continued to work with many designers, interiors designers and great local and international brands including Calem In Porto. Each of our furniture pieces are handmade at our factory in Porto. WEWOOD has become […]read more
Welcome to FLOC’s Journal. Pull up a seat and join our hunt for insights and stories on design, life on the move and responsible business. Follow our stories while we weave our way through the scenes behind great craftsmanship and the tales that unfold to the perfect product creation. Our recent trip […]read more