Natural outlook

This contemporary residence combines an emphasis on natural materials with a design that melds with the scenery that surrounds it Read more

Contained within

With its bold geometric form and dark cedar cladding, this modern home nestles comfortably and privately into a small suburban site Read more

True to form

Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio inspired the design of this grand Italianate residence, which is an exercise in authenticity Read more

From the top down

To maximise great views and natural light, the designer of this new house upended the floor plan the main living area is on the top level Read more

Paradise found

Glazed turquoise-green tiles enhance the tropical look of this poolscape by Mayfair Pools Read more

Lifestyle choice

A light, spacious interior and an easy indoor-outdoor flow define this David Reid Homes show home Read more

Open to view

Stacking doors and corner sliders maximise the indoor-outdoor flow in this new show home Read more

Totally flexible

Outdoor spaces can be used whether the weather is hot or cold, windy or sunny, when they are fitted with a sliding system from Louvretec Read more

Blue horizon

This kitchen, in a new clifftop house, provides a visual link to the glassy blue ocean beyond the glass splashbacks are painted in Resene Coastal Blue Read more

Dark and seductive

Following European trends towards more atmospheric decors, Electrolux has released the new Ebony Kitchen Collection Read more

Totally flexible

Fittings that are both artistic and functional were provided by Robertson to adorn the bathrooms in this new home Read more

Totally flexible

The sleek style of this new home is highlighted by this kitchen from Fabulous Kitchens Read more





Latest books

Homes Trends Vol. 34/4

Whether space for your new bathroom is generous or modest, you'll want to create a room that not only looks good but is also a breeze to use. And that often means working around restrictions of plumbing locations, the po... Read more

Commercial Design Trends Vol. 34/2C

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 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