How do I achieve a modern interior design aesthetic? This is a question I often hear in my work as a Melbourne interior designer, and the answer is simple in my opinion, you need to be authentic! So, you want a modern interior design aesthetic, but you don’t know where to start? The best place
Here in Melbourne we are still in lockdown (Hopefully only for a few more days!) and spending so much time at home has me thinking of other places that I have been lucky enough to visit over the past few years. Looking through my photos on Instagram I realised just how little I have actually
Today I wanted to share a very special project “Bridport House”. Bridport House is a home that I decorated and remoulded in South Melbourne. I had worked very closely with my clients on their previous house, a beautiful grand Victorian in Melbourne’s Ascot Vale. For their Ascot Vale house we had assembled a beautiful collection of
Many of us look at our homes and feel like it’s not ticking all the right boxes and feel the need to find a bigger house or renovate, but much of what most people are desiring is already there! So how do you make the most of your home without even moving a wall? The
Creating a home that reflects your personal interior design style is much easer then you think, read my top 3 steps to create your dream home today. One: Look at what you have to discover your interior design style. The foundations of your interior design style are already in your home, you might say I don’t own anything, but you
Make your 2020 Interior Design resolutions come true! With the dawn of a new year only a few sleeps away it’s time to start planning for the year ahead, as a Melbourne Interior Designer it’s always an exciting time of year for me! Many of us have interior design goals, and many of us keep putting them off, so why not
I ask this question not to isolate, but to share what investing in good design means for the long term, rather than for the quick fix. Firstly I would like to mention that good design dose not need to cost the earth, (literally! In fact, it reduces waste in the long run too!) and is
A few weeks have been since my last post as the world was calling my name for another adventure! This time it was to places far away, places filled with so much history it was hard to not reflect, learn and let everything sink in and at the end feel a little humbler and more
Carved, forged, chiselled and honed I have always been drawn to the astonishing ways that iron can be handled to create such beautiful things! From elaborate balustrades to fine detailed iron lace the beauty is really quite humbling given the hard and raw nature of the raw materials. Here are a few of my favourite
In the world on interior design spaces are made up of mostly straight lines; walls, floors, ceilings, windows, rugs, tables and chairs! I find that I am always drawn to shapes that bring in a curve, from circles and irregular shapes that add a softness to every space that they enter! One of the most used and
About Mr Jacka...
Gabriel Jacka is a Melbourne-based Creative Director using his unique and varied qualities to offer a complete aesthetic service.
Having worked as a designer for over 10 years, across a broad range of creative roles – from Interior Designer, Product Developer, Lifestyle Buyer, Textile Designer and Interior Stylist.
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