I.AM.GIA Founder Alana Pallister’s Byron Bay Home

Alana Pallister calls the invention of her Byron Bay dwelling as ‘divine.’ She was initially in search of an area in Los Angeles, the place her wildly standard style label I.AM.GIA is predicated, however the universe (primarily Covid) had different plans.

‘I wasn’t actively in search of a spot right here in Australia on the time, though my dream in LA was massive light-filled home windows and spacious dwelling,’ says Alana. ‘I used to be on-line working on the time and the true property advert on Area popped up in my information feed. It was the whole lot I had been in search of, so I reached out to the agent, and the remaining is historical past.’

The property is extremely non-public, situated on a cul-de-sac and backing onto a major nature reserve. ‘Being a nature lover and lover of animals, the nationwide wildlife that sits within the bushes out the again overlooking the house makes me really feel as if I’m off grid despite the fact that I’m simply 10 minutes from city,’ says Alana.

The house wanted nothing structurally, simply an overhaul of the styling to really feel extra consistent with Alana’s trendy style, achieved with the assistance of stylist Kimberley Wiedermann, design guide at Tigmi Buying and selling.

Kim describes the imaginative and prescient; ‘Distinctive classic items, blended with modern, quirkiness, and only a tiny little sprinkle of Byron boho for good measure!’

The up to date inside scheme is anchored by vital classic items Alana has lengthy admired, together with a De Sede DS-600 and a De Sede DS-1025 couch. ‘I’m a settee collector! I like how a lot an fascinating couch can remodel a room,’ she says. 

Pops of color have been launched all through, particularly within the visitor home that includes classic orange chairs, trendy artwork, and a pistachio COR Trio couch.

Altogether the house feels relaxed and refined, with out strictly adhering to the standard ‘Byron Bay aesthetic.’

‘The De Sede sofas present consolation but an elevated really feel, as they’re such iconic items, overlooking the NY loft-style home windows which filter within the unimaginable gentle and views outside,’ says Kim.