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Tag Archives: Design

Winning design tips from Australia’s favourite Wombat

Clint Price, known to Australia as ‘Wombat’, isn’t your average design guru. He lives off the grid in a repurposed shipping container, heats a kettle over a fire for a hot shower, and enjoys the simpler things in life. Accomnews spoke with him exclusively this week...

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How to satiate a guest’s subconscious

Colour psychology dates back to the late 1800s, when Swiss psychiatrist Carl Jung started to consider the impact that colour could have on one’s mood and recovery from stress. He’s famously quoted as saying: “Colours are the mother tongue of the subconscious”; a theory that several researchers and psychologists have expanded on throughout the past century.

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Exclusive: what’s new in hotel development

With so much new hotel development underway in both Australia and New Zealand, design trends and changes can be difficult to keep up with. Accomnews spoke exclusively with Simon McGrath, chief operating officer for AccorHotels Pacific, to find out what’s new, what has changed, and where he sees development heading in the future.

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