Rambling rose

This home's unusual layout results from a renovation that linked two adjacent apartments Read more

Home to colour

A growing Kiwi identity, along with a love of travel, is influencing our colour choices Read more

The view from above

A series of split levels and an emphasis on spacial fluidity have resulted in a home with uninterrupted views Read more

Windows on the world

With a colour scheme inspired by the vibrant art that adorns its walls, this penthouse apartment is an airy, lively and light-filled space Read more

A thread runs through it

This new home is built in the Victorian style but the interior has a more eclectic charm. A careful measure of texture and tone brings balance Read more

Touch of luxury

Classic and contemporary styles meet in thispenthouse overlooking the ocean Read more

Handcrafted for today

Choosing furniture with contemporary styling and old-world craftsmanship means there is no need to compromise on quality Read more

Simple not minimal

Keeping it simple doesn't necessarily mean that you have to go without a touch of luxury Read more

Designer ensemble

With pull-out mirrors, belt and tie racks, trouser drawers and shoe shelves, the modern wardrobe has all the accessories Read more

Bright spark

A strong, horizontal appearance and simple detailing ensure this 900cm-wide gas fire from Real Fires works well in large rooms and open-plan spaces Read more

Natural allure

People gravitate towards a fire, so it's worth choosinga design that allows the flames to dominate Read more

Night and day

To balance a colourful tropical landscape, thedesigner of this interior chose a muted chessboard palette, with touches of creative colour Read more





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Commercial Design Trends Vol 34/02C

Whether you’re travelling for work or pleasure, your hotel experience can either make or break your trip. Our market report in this issue looks at the changing world of hotel design – from five star establ... Read more

Home Trends 3402

Placing the kitchen at the heart of a home is not just about creating a convenient zone for easy food preparation and eating meals.Just as important is the way it's seen as an attractive place where family can spend time togeth... Read more

Home Trends 3306

Renovating a tired and dated kitchen will not only add to your enjoyment of cooking – it can also totally transform the way you use all of your living spaces, indoors and out. But where do you start and what's actually possible... Read more