When it comes to a laundry, fresh is always best, but practicality is king Read more

All that glitters

Period mouldings, mosaic tiles and a 160-year-old chandelier set an opulent scene Read more

Water sculpture

Positioned to maximise an ocean view, this freestanding spa bath functions as a piece of art as well as a place to relax and linger Read more

Soft focus

A translucent glass wall separates bathroom from bedroom in this space, letting light in and also ensuring a degree of privacy Read more

On the boardwalk

One downstairs bathroom caters to aprés-beach, another upstairs allows three boys to share the same bathing space both have minimalist lines and a common material palette Read more

Bright outlook

Dark tiles line the interior of this small room, but a vanity light box and bright green tub ensure the mood is never sombre Read more

Sugar and spice

A major remodelling project presented an opportunity to be a little playful with the colour and design of this children's wing Read more

Clear sighted

This minimalist bathroom looks as much like a sculptural event as a place to soak, shower, or shave Read more

In character

Classical design is often a good choice when you don't want a room to date Read more

Large scale

Natural materials and a resort-like appeal provide a warm and inviting atmosphere for those entering this expansive master suite Read more

Light and spacious

This modest-sized, remodelled bathroom has been streamlined and accessorised to achieve a more expansive feel Read more

Pure and simple

A balanced blend of colour, shape and form gives this minimalist bathroom a contemporary yet contemplative feel Read more





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Home Trends Vol. 34/3

The design of our homes – new or renovated – should be an individualistic response to our lifestyle, family set-up and budget. But there are also common requirements we should all aim for – a balance of public and private... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/1

If you're designing a bathroom for a new home or renovating your existing one, you'll quickly discover how involved the process can be.It's not only the challenge of how to fit the different functional zones into the ofte... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 33/7

While we might all have ideas for the home design that we want, consulting a good architect or designer will also open us up to other design possibilities that we haven't thought of.To help get you started on creating the... Read more