Trends Volume 33 No 1 New Zealand

No matter what the size of your new bathroom – a small powder room or an expansive master suite – you'll want it to be both functional and inviting. And you'll also need some great inspirational ideas to get you started on your plans. So we’ve collected some of the latest design and product ideas in this issue of Trends to help you create the home, kitchen or bathroom you've always wanted.

Solid timber for the cabinetry in this bold, two-tone kitchen all came from one sustainably grown tree

Modern kitchen features solid oak cabinetry, solid marble countertops and a sleek, sculptural rangehood that clears the air without venting Read more

Series of bathrooms with feature copper and marble look surfaces

Three bathrooms in this house all have a bold aesthetic achieved with metal- and stone-look sheeting Read more

Faux cowhide wallpaper adds a vibrant colour accent to this powder room

A white glass basin, stone pedestal, and back-lit mirror are combined with a vivid purple textured wallpaper in this design Read more

Master suite now opens up to pool, outdoor terrace and ocean views

The total renovation of this hillside property ensures key areas in the home now enjoy spectacular outlooks including the master bedroom and bathroom Read more

Contemporary bathroom addition has timber-look tile feature wall

Light and bright modern bathroom with freestanding tub, matching vanity basins and detailed joinery Read more

Modern kitchen boasts furniture like cabinetry and two tone scheme

Kitchen and living room project features wall of wood cabinets with black interiors, concealing kitchen storage and a study nook. Read more

Antique mirror tiles and traditionally built cabinetry are features of this kitchen

This luxury kitchen combines traditional features such as antique chandeliers and dense marble countertops with more contemporary door panels Read more

Clean lined modern kitchen is served by a large scullery behind

Marble, timber veneer, and grey lacquered surfaces all come together to create this modern family kitchen Read more

Green tile splashback creates a natural feel in this affordable kitchen

Emerald green tiles, kauri plywood cabinets and black melamine cabinets combine to create an attractive tonal composition in this modest kitchen Read more

Corrugated iron-look wallpaper provides backdrop for powder room

Modest powder room's wow factors include metal-look wallcovering, sculptural basin, textured glass window and solid oak floors and shelving Read more

Pressed metal wall is standout feature in this sleek powder room

Segmented with Art Deco-like sections to downplay its scale, a wall-height mirror effectively doubles the size of this powder room Read more

This ensuite's finishes and fittings reflect the home's Cape Cod style

Part of a substantial new seaside home, this internal ensuite is designed to still capture the ocean views Read more






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