Home Trends Vol. 31/4

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.

Sleek black kitchen by owner-architect with black porcelain slab benchtops, dark veneer cabinets

Contemporary kitchen design made for entertaining, with dark cabinets, black porcelain slab benchtops, giant sink, integrated appliances Read more

Large master suite with glass wall, natural palette and atmospheric lighting

Master suite by designer and builder Steve Gliosca, with timber veneers, glass dividing walls, a sculptural tub and a warm colour palette Read more

Opening the bathroom to the bedroom creates an airy, inviting master suite

Combined bedroom and bathroom in loft space features Calacatta marble wall, distressed French oak floors, exposed brickwork and a freestanding tub Read more

Modern interpretation of whitewashed Italian homes on the cliffs above the Mediterranean

Ultra-modern white house on steep site in Perth features overlapping roof elements, composition of horizontal and vertical planes Read more

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Italian designer appliances Eisno Read more

High-end door and window hardware from Chant

Custom and standard handle, hook and lock solutions in brass from Chant Read more

Resene paint colours enliven traditional kitchen in renovated Remuera bungalow

Traditional kitchen with beadboard cabinets, leadlight windows, Resene colours on walls and trim, stainless steel benchtop and splashback Read more

Large modern house on lifestyle block designed and built by GJ Gardner Homes

Large contemporary home on lifestyle block features outdoor room, exposed trusses in spacious living area, expansive decks Read more

Dark internal powder room with houndstooth wallpaper and moody ambience

Dark powder room designed by Guy Shallard features Boffi wall-mounted tap, organic basin, black-stained oak cabinet with blackened steel drawer Read more

Glamorous bathroom balances classic elements with contemporary

A traditional wallpaper and mirror are contrasted by a sculptural basin and minimalist tapware Read more

Eco-friendly home with vertical and rooftop gardens, solar heating, underground heat store

New Sydney terrace house with black and white theme showcases sustainable design, with vertical garden, rooftop garden, solar water heating, Read more

Modern apartment renovation with new kitchen featuring dark-stained American oak cabinets

Contemporary update of 1980s apartment features textural dark American oak cabinets, mosaic tile splashback, white marble and steel plate benchtops Read more





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