Introducing ICM Geelong’s new ambassador, Emma Hawkins. It is an honour to have Emma  Hawkins work with ICM Geelong to help promote Geelong’s cabinet making industry. Emma Hawkins has a keen eye for design and she’s one stylish lady. And, a busy lady too. Emma is Mum to Arabella and wife to AFL favourite,  Tom…

SHARING workload is proving smart business for a bunch of Geelong and district cabinet makers who are using a collaborative approach to better compete in the marketplace. The 22 members of independent Cabinet Makers exchange referrals, share knowledge, unite on bigger projects and even share specialist equipment with the umbrella group’s website and social media…

Independent Cabinet Makers show there is so much more than kitchens and bathrooms. The recent build of a Highton residence displays the variety of work that can be undertaken by a cabinet maker. Contrary to popular belief, cabinetmakers do so much more than kitchens and bathrooms. The brief was simple. The owners wanted the new…

Geelong’s Independent Cabinet Makers (ICM Geelong) welcomed over 100 guests to its annual trade night in the Moorabool Street store of E&S Trading. Guests were treated to drinks and canapes as they enjoyed a special presentation when E&S’s Rob Sinclair interviewed ASKO Ambassador, interior designer and television personality Shaynna Blaze. Shaynna, who stars on the…

Why set up Independent Cabinet Makers (ICM Geelong)? In a nutshell, ICM Geelong was established to protect our cabinetmaking industry. To encourage people to use a local cabinetmaker so we can maintain our share of the market. ICM Geelong was born out of a round-table discussion.  That was three years ago. It has since morphed…

The ICM Geelong Annual Trade Night is a chance for Geelong’s best cabinet makers, interior designers, architects, builders and related industry suppliers to network and support the industry. Interior Designer, Judge on The Block, Selling Houses Australia, ASKO appliance ambassador and avid Geelong Cats supporter, Shaynna Blaze delighted the crowd. Interviewed by E & S…

Quality kitchens and general joinery have become a priority in family homes. While adding so much value to a new or existing home, quality joinery can be simultaneously functional and aesthetically pleasing. When it comes to finding a good cabinetmaker and related suppliers, ICM Geelong makes it easy.

WITH TOUGH times for local manufacturing, some of the region’s cabinet making community have banded together to form Independent Cabinet Makers Geelong (ICM Geelong) to highlight the skills and quality product manufactured by Geelong’s cabinet making industry. The association (ICM Geelong) was formed by trades who are busy now and wanted to ensure this remained…

Integrated Dining & Living Spaces are a Key Trend, writes Nicole Mayne, Domain Geelong If you’re looking to design a new house this year, there’s a key trend to be aware of – a mingling of your kitchen and living spaces. Geelong cabinetmakers are increasingly helping clients to come up with innovative ways to maximise…

Geelong cabinetmakers are taking to a new approach to highlight the resurgence of a traditional craft that’s using modern and hi-tech solutions to produce premium product. We all do our best to support local manufacturing. However, when it comes to looking around for a new entertainment unit or occasional furniture, it’s become habit to head…