Adele Bates design is a multi-disciplinary practice located in South Melbourne with an extensive portfolio specialising in residential, multi-residential, hospitality, retail and commercial projects. Each project represents the synthesis of aesthetic sensibility and practical objectives. Taking a holistic approach to every project, all aspects are considered from space planning to the most intimate of bespoke details.

The studio consists of creative individuals who share design expertise and inspiration through a wide range of skills. A collaborative approach within the studio extends to projects, including client involvement and associated consultants. The practice delivers individual design that is well considered and executed from conception, design development, through to documentation and final construction.

With a broad range of individual interests and expertise the creative team add versatility and flexibility, providing new ways of thinking for every project to maximise inspiration, achievement and excitement.

Adele Bates design's principles are that of quality, custom design and timeless nature.



With over 12 years of experience as an Interior Designer, Adele is recognised for her passion and innovation by her clients and industry peers. Adele is an active member within the design community and a council member within the Design Institute of Australia. Her experience lies in many project types from residential, multi-residential, hospitality, retail, workplace and education.

As the director of the practice she has created, she continues to create a truly collaborative and approachable environment for the team, clients and aligned consultants.

Adele believes in continually being inspired and approaches each project uniquely, ensuring it is well considered, well crafted and designed with purpose. Creating high quality design with longevity is the aim of the practice.