Water, water, everywhere

The stepped-back facade of this new apartment building allows for expansive sea views from nearly every room Read more

Beyond the city walls

Hidden away from the bustle of the city, this contemporary house comprises a series of linked pavilions interspersed with courtyards and walled gardens Read more

In a grand style

A big small house that boasts a North American aesthetic Read more

Free spirited

Featuring a long, floating flame inside a contemporary fireplace, Illusion is the latest innovation from Real Fires Read more

Lifestyle first

Spacious open-plan interiors flowing to covered alfresco dining areas are just part of the charm of this David Reid Homes display home Read more

Unmistakable identity

Each of the four townhouses in this development was designed to maximise the available floor area without compromising privacy or individuality Read more

Masonry charm

Designed to catch the full sun and views of the countryside near Lake Taupo, this house is clad with a premium Rockcote plaster finish. Read more

Far horizons

Nestled into the hillside high above the sea, this family retreat references small clifftop villages in the Mediterranean Read more

What's hot this season?

Nostalgia and simple, everyday pleasures will be influencing colour trends for the next few years, say the experts at Resene Read more

Naturally clean

Swimming pools that are as simple as nature itself filled with clean, clear, natural water are the speciality of Palmco Landscapes Read more

Contemporary angle

This sculptural residence suits both coastal and urban locations and offers a relaxed indoor-outdoor lifestyle the design is by Platinum Homes Read more

Change is good

From new furnishings to home staging, the team at Amazing Interiors can transform your home Read more





Latest books

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

Home Trends Vol. 34/2

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 ... Read more