Evening wear

Black never goes out of fashion and it always makes a statement Read more

Parallel universe

With their sleek knife-edge benchtops, stainless steel cabinets and solid marble, these twin islands are command central for a busy household Read more

Breath of fresh air

The forties were farewelled with a flourish in this major kitchen renovation Read more


This kitchen connects with the adjacent living space through shared cabinetry elements Read more

Heart and hearth

A new addition to an existing character home has given this family a communal space that encourages camaraderie Read more

Stepping back in time

In renovating their kitchen, the owners of this 1950s home wanted to retain the original design integrity, but make it more practical for modern needs Read more

Extension exercises

Materials help this kitchen merge with the rest of the living area, while an illusion of space is created through vertical and horizontal planes Read more

Chalk one up

Large blackboards provide a twist to this minimalist kitchen renovation Read more

Cappuccino per favore

With its mirrored wall, display shelving and colourful glass splashback, this kitchen has both the aesthetics and functionality of a vibrant city café Read more

Pleasing proportions

Simple forms and a pared-back palette transformed a tired kitchen into a sleek, functional space with a sense of symmetry Read more

History repeats

Every kitchen tells a story in this case it's the tale of an 1830s farmhouse evolution Read more

Natural connection

This kitchen's warm, grainy aesthetic chimes with a leafy outlook the space also offers visual corridors into adjacent living areas Read more






Latest books

Home Trends 3403

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 space... Read more

Home Trends 3401

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 often limi... Read more

Home Trends 3307

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 home ... Read more