House of fashion

Contemporary features sit alongside period detailing in this 1930s Ottoman building, refurbished to create an international fashion studio that retains its sense of place Read more

Strength of vision

Originally a typical institutional workplace of the 1960s, this university building is now a testament to new technology and the innate appeal of raw concrete Read more

Inspirational spaces

Splashes of colour and a variety of textures forge an energetic environment in this design company's offices hopefully sparking light bulbs above the heads of staff Read more


For this architectural firm, a move to a former print factory was an opportunity to show how a flexible working space could operate Read more


This eyewear store discreetly demarcates between two areas of business. The look is modern but restrained Read more

Jewellery BOX

If jewellery could be expressed as an interior space, what would it look like? That was the question facing the interior designer of this Sydney showroom Read more


All dressed up this once-derelict Auckland landmark is now a glittering events centre, with a new design that references both its nautical location and its glamorous status Read more


The latest structure at Sydney's King Street Wharf features bright orange details, but these sculptural forms have a greater purpose Read more

It's a wrap

A large curved wall envelopes the public spaces within this architectural office, but still allows a strong visual connection to the studio Read more

New tube

This individualistic building provides a self-advertisement for the architects who designed and tenant it. It also responds directly to its situation Read more





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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

Home Trends Vol. 34/1

If you're designing a bathroom for a new home or renovating your existing one, you'll quickly discover how involved the process can be.It's not only the challenge of how to fit the different functional zones into the ofte... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 33/7

While we might all have ideas for the home design that we want, consulting a good architect or designer will also open us up to other design possibilities that we haven't thought of.To help get you started on creating the... Read more