ownworld is an experienced, contract furniture consultancy, providing Australia’s architects and interior designers with contemporary furniture of original design. ownworld imports, manufactures and customises original seating, lounging, tables, desking, lighting, storage and accessories to populate commercial and residential projects. With showrooms in Sydney and Melbourne, along with a reliable network of agents for national reach, we focus on workplace, hospitality, senior living & education sectors.

Our design professionals work closely with their clients to source and develop product solutions by application and to budget. Our long-standing partnerships with manufacturers enable us to customise items to resolve any spatial or environmental challenges faced in project planning.

Brands represented originate from global regions where design and craftsmanship are longstanding traditions. Northern Italy and Spain, along with Denmark, Canada & the USA feature prominently. Brands include: laCividina, Inclass, Desalto, Crassevig, Bensen, Fornasarig, Torre, Gubi, Colos, Arco, Loll, Arrmet, Tekhne, Cane-line, et al., Midj, spHaus, Systemtronic, Bend and Infiniti.

In support of Australia’s own talented designers and manufacturers, we stand behind brands: Worthy, Dowel Jones, Thinking Works, Nomi, Nood Co, Lux Studio & Woodmark.

In assembling our portfolio of products, ownworld looks beyond the quality and authenticity of our brands. We study their environmental credentials and workplace ethics to ensure that processes and materials utilised are responsible and respectful by nature.

We enjoy genuine relationships with our customers, striving to be both informed and inspiring.

Showroom Locations

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Latest News

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When Woods Bagot went carte blanche with Sculptform

A statement showroom in the middle of Melbourne’s CBD gave Sculptform the opportunity to truly showcase its handcrafted philosophy and design credibility.

The Rachel Chair: Minimalism at its finest

With a decade in the making, Los Angeles-based brand, Bend Goods mark their 10-year anniversary with Rachel. Local brand, Ownworld brings the innovative playfulness of the Rachel Chair to Australian shores.

Suiseki – lounges inspired by Japanese stones

Inspired by the Japanese rocks that bear their name, the Suiseki collection from laCividina find the beauty in spontaneous, harmonious lack of alignment.

The striking form and comfort of the Pola Round collection

From Italy’s Crassevig comes the Pola Round seating collection – a beguiling simple range designed to impress and relax.

Gubi adds more luxury to its evolving collection

Ownworld’s Danish partner Gubi has unveiled a range of new furniture and lighting to inspire the best for your next residential, commercial or hospitality project in 2020.

Ownworld sample library launched in Sydney

The commercial furniture experts at ownworld have a new way to present their terrific range of furniture, lighting and accessories. Presenting the Sample Library.

New furniture that’s best Inclass

Inclass has recently partnered with a notable line-up of design leaders to release a collection of innovative contract furniture solutions for the workplace, available through Ownworld.

Babled easy chair, designed by Emmanuel Babled for Offecct.

Do we need more chairs? These new releases from Milan make a good case

Chairs are the ‘sexy’ part of the furniture design world. And what would Salone del Mobile Milan be without a deluge of chairs? Here are our top picks of the most beautiful, compelling, innovative or just plain impressive chairs.

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Own World Arrives in Melbourne

Design supplier Own World has opened the doors of its brand new Melbourne flagship.

REA Melbourne by futurespace. Photo by Nicole England.

Indesign magazine #62 dissections directory

A full directory of the contact information for every company referred to in the project dissections of Indesign Magazine #62.

Surry Hills & Darlinghurst – The original design firestarters

From billowing smoke-filled stacks of replica furniture to glamourous showrooms abuzz with activity, Surry Hills and Darlinghurst set the bar high for a celebration of design at Sydney Indesign 2015. Sophie Davies reports.

Custom Solutions with Own World

Filling a brief for the new TAFE North Sydney, Own World have specified product that pairs contemporary aesthetics with the resilience of functioning in a high activity environment.  

ownworld Sydney by arnoldlane

Having outgrown its initial showroom in Darlinghurst, ownworld continues to leave a mark on the design industry with the help of arnoldlane.


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