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Sense of Self

Whether a finely crafted garment, an accessory that sparks the imagination or a timeless object to enhance the everyday, good design empowers the soul. Photographs by Jedd Cooney. Styling by Virginia van Heythuysen.
From top: Christian Dior gloves, $1,800,; Papaya Dante platter, $375,; Bottega Veneta shoes, $2,810,

From top: Camie Lyons sculpture from Spence & Lyda ; Celine by Hedi Slimane cardigan, $4,950, (02) 9232 7051; Dior Men brooch, $1,250.

3 6 ISSUE 09 Glasses, from left: Royal Doulton The Wine Cellar Collection flutes and medium wine glasses, both $199 (sets of four), Lipsticks, from left: Gucci Rouge De Beauté Brillant in 402 Vantine Fuchsia, Rouge à Lèvres Mat in 304 Queen Christina, Rouge à Lèvres Mat in 505 Janet Rust, Rouge à Lèvres Satin in 600 The Fallen Sparrow, Rouge De Beauté Brillant in 215 Julie Blush, Rouge De Beauté Brillant in 508 Diana Amber and Rouge à Lèvres Satin in 506 Louisa Red, $72 each,

Left, from top: Balenciaga bag, $4,950,; Iittala Aalto vase, $379,; Catherine Martin x Maison Balzac Palmier platter, $169, and Déco Goblets, $119 (for two),; marble fromDi Lorenzo, Right, from top: Tiffany & Co. pendant, $7,000,; Tom Dixon ice bucket, $360, from Macleay on Manning,; Ballwatch, $8,400,; marble from Di Lorenzo.

Clockwise from top left: Ahlem glasses, $780,; sculpture from Spence & Lyda ; vintage Chanel bracelet, $2,000, from Macleay on Manning; De La Espada Drape desk, $9,985, and chair from Spence & Lyda.

From left: Rimowa briefcase, $2,945,; Molinari Living Bibendum lounge, $10,373, from Spence & Lyda. Right: A.McDonald boots, $1,995,; chair from Spence & Lyda.

This is an extract from an article that appears in print in our ninth edition, Page 34 of Winning Magazine with the headline: “Sense of Self”. Subscribe to Winning Magazine today.


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