Trends Volume 32 No 4 Australia

Trends Home brings you the best homes, kitchens and bathrooms, both local and international. Each issue is packed with great images, ideas and information on design, products and services to help make your project a success.

Savvy home design projects take top places in the 2015 NABD awards

Urban Oasis Townhouse by Peter Searle Design, Wray Avenue by Sam Martin Building Design, and Heritage Re-Invention by EME Design are all winners of NABD awards Read more

Open-plan generous house built by Starr Constructions

The open-plan interiors are flooded with sunlight in this airy, upmarket home by Starr Constructions Read more

Resene Multi-finish collection suits wall mural design

Stylist Megan Harrison-Turner creates wall art with Resene Multi-finish collection from the Resene Total Colour System Read more

Ensuite with timber plank tiles achieves organic feel

There's a sense of lightness and spaciousness in this guest bathroom with wood-look porcelain tiles, custom basin, cantilevered cabinet and blade shower wall Read more

1950s beachside getaway is transformed into a sculptural new home

Raised above the sand with decks cantilevered out the front, this revamped holiday home seems to hover over the surf Read more

Modern, cantilevered home makes the most of coastal site

Cedar clad, sustainable home with cantilevered wings and large deck maintains a modest footprint between protected trees while optimising sea views Read more

Large rural indoor outdoor home re-creates the feel of luxury hotels

Expansive farm residence designed with two wings, custom luxury finishes, natural materials, open-air dining, feature fireplaces and feature ceiling treatments Read more

A variety of wood species feature in this new home and kitchen

In this wood-rich environment, the floor is American oak, the ceiling plywood and the kitchen cabinetry is in anegre dark tiles also feature in the design Read more

Glass mosaic surfaces give a refined look in these two renovated bathrooms

Pale-toned glass mosaics and a predominance of soft curves give these two bathrooms by designer Kirsten Stanisich a refined, feminine ambience Read more

Sculptural family kitchen cabinetry boasts geometric forms

Podium kitchen with chunky black island and white peninsula matched with cabinetry pod, outlying cabinet and floor-to-ceiling wrap-over all in walnut Read more

Off-set white subway tiles are a feature of this bathroom renovation

Glossy subway tilework, a wall decal, and a custom nib wall with hidden storage are just some standout elements in this modern, light-filled bathroom Read more

Kitchen renovation combines understated white island with dark wood cabinetry kitchen

In this entertainer's kitchen, everything sits behind a wall of built-in, floor-to-ceiling wood cabinets that's designed to look like a large piece of furniture Read more





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