You’ve come across those photos again.
The ones you’ve kept all this time.
They’re full of great memories.
Things you never want to let go.
If they could talk, come to life again.
What would they say about you?
What will you leave behind?

As Australia’s first creative and design–led funeral home, The House is already at the forefront of social innovation when it comes to going out in style and celebrating the lives of our loved ones. But founder Kylee Stevens has even bigger ambition when it comes to redesigning death and the legacy space.

Founder, 2017 The House | what we made | future ensemble
Founder Kylee Stevens, right — source: Neon Black

Without revealing too much of a business in the making, we’ve worked with Kylee to shape her new venture from a desirability and feasibility perspective.

Accordingly to the Boston–based Design Management Institute, design–driven companies outperform Standard & Poor’s 500 index by 228% over 10 years, “demonstrating an unequivocal financial advantage is attributable to those that do dare to make design a priority”.