Home Trends 3204

If you've got a spectacular site, you'll want your home to make the most of it. That's just the result the owners and their designers achieved in the homes featured in this issue of myTrends HOME. We’ve collected some of the latest design and product ideas to help you create the home, kitchen or bathroom you've always wanted.

The easy way to achieve all you want in your new kitchen design

This crisp, clean kitchen with crisp black and white cabinetry responds to its owners' needs and was completed on time and to budget without hassle by Kitchen Mania Read more

Chant door handles complement this high-end Lodge

Chant's designer Line Pull, Locking Flush Pull and Arch Lever Handles, all in weathered brass, were customised for the luxury Lodge at the Hills in Queenstown Read more

The ideal compact first home or holiday bach

Light-filled natural wood interiors feature throughout the Lockwood Papai, with its open-plan living spaces, two bedrooms, a large bathroom and concealed laundry 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

These stylish freestanding ovens also give you advanced technologies

Smeg's Classic, Victoria and Portofino electric ovens offer the latest technology, including ceramic insulation, Cool Door design and pyrolytic cleaning Read more

Crisp contemporary home benefits from multi-clad look

Classic look James Hardie Linea Weatherboard in white combined with wide panel Stria Cladding in a neutral finish creates a modern facade on this new home Read more

Warm wood and stainless steel combine in this kitchen

This two-tone kitchen has a timber island with waterfall ends and low-upkeep stainless steel perimeter cabinetry the design is by RH Cabinetmakers 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





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