Australia’s next generation of ground-breaking designers were unveiled at Furnitex 2009 as part of VIVID – Vibrant Visions in Design.


The 2009 Product Excellence Awards & Joyce Manufactuer Award were announed at the Furnitex Gala Dinner.  And the winners were…


Furnitex 2009 proved that the Australian furniture and furnishings industry is stronger than ever, as over 14,200 visitors from Australia and overseas flocked to glimpse the latest industry trends and order products from Australia’s leading furniture manufacturers and wholesalers. Read More


Stand K12

Melbourne furniture maker and upholsterer Theodore Terzakis figured the market could do with superior dining chairs and tables. He was right. His firm is renowned for its classic and contemporary ranges.  Read on…


Stand M2

The luxury lounge furniture company that began life in a borrowed garage more than 50 years ago now boasts state of the art manufacturing plants in Melbourne and Shanghai, though skilled handcraftsmanship remains its core strength.  Read more…


Stand B12

The set designers for MasterChef Australia had a specific look in mind for the Ten Network’s hit reality show produced by Fremantle Media.  They found it at Globe West and Box Furniture – some stunning pieces, from sofas to coffee and side tables, that are transfixing viewers almost as much as the competing chefs.  Read more…

 


Stand O12

Original design and fine craftsmanship have taken Melbourne’s Silver Lynx to the top. There is no room there for rip-off artists, assure the company’s owners, father and son team Howard and Simon Bowler.  Read more…


Stand L36

Luxury, exotica and a touch of bling are provided by Lounge Innovation’s two new collections: Downunder, which features farmed Australian fauna hides including crocodile and emu, and Swarovski Crystallized, whose seating range is embellished with the famous precision-cut crystals.  Read more…


Stands AB19 & M41

A cutting edge recliner and a range inspired by Paris-born Art Deco great Emile Ruhlmann will be launched at Furnitex by Alexander J. Cook, the family-owned Melbourne firm renowned for its heritage expertise and creative flair. 
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Stand H12

A glamorous range of glass and timber veneer dining and lounge furniture, plus a series of leather couches, will be launched by the Adelaide company that underscores the powerful links between Australia and China. 
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