Gather is a creative design studio based in the heart of Newcastle’s CBD. We specialize in residential interior design, styling, product design and lifestyle photography. Our focus on creating interiors that resonate deeply with our clients is key to designing meaningful, engaging spaces that are a pleasure to live and work in.
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Our collections draw on our signature organic styling and scandi-australian design ethos to create pieces that are both simple and timeless. It’s this emphasis on neutral palettes, which allow our products to surpass trends and be held onto for the next generation. We design and curate our collections from our Newcastle studio, collaborating with Australian and International artists to contribute to the range. Natural materials are sourced both locally and internationally from certified and ethical suppliers, and the finished products are proudly handmade both here and abroad. We love collaborating with crafters and take great care our supply chain upholds Global Fair Trade practices to help support and protect our families abroad.
Interior designer + founder of the Gather brand, Mel brings good design to life. She consults on interior projects for homes and businesses across Newcastle and the Hunter Valley and oversees the studios creative direction. Quite simply, she loves interiors and the people within them. Mel can see the relationship between how a space feels and the positive affect on the inhabitants if their surroundings are carved with beauty and functionality in mind.
Senior Interior Stylist
Belinda is our lead interior stylist. She’s also a coffee connoisseur, mother of two young children and an all round talent. Having worked in the interiors industry for the past nine years she brings valuable experience and an authentic can-do attitude to the Gather table. Her expertise has stemmed from time with specialist window furnishing companies in the Hunter Valley and Newcastle, placing her in arms reach of all the soft furnishings a creative can dream of. Since then, she has been styling homes and indulging her love of design whilst juggling her busy schedule.
You will also find Belinda at Valley Vogue, her boutique window furnishings company co-located with The Gather Collective studio.