New Zealand TIDA Kitchens

For more than 30 years, Trends has promoted great home design ideas through its print, digital and online media.

The Trends International Design Awards – TIDAs – take that involvement to the next level with the search for the best kitchens, bathrooms and homes across a number of the countries where Trends has a presence.

Large central island makes kitchen the hub for entertaining and family life

Impressing with its clean lines, interesting materials and restrained detailing, this kitchen can meld into the architecture or steal the limelight as a soci... Read more

Sculptural kitchen at the heart of the home – both functionally and in terms of design

Slender benchtops, handleless joinery and folded metal planes on the island are all features of this contemporary kitchen design Read more

Semi-industrial family kitchen puts focus on raw natural materials

Black cabinetry, steel elements and untreated wood come together in this rustic meets loft-style kitchen with walk-in scullery Read more

Clean-lined kitchen designed to accommodate wheelchair access

A large island and wide door openings mean this pale toned kitchen and its adjacent scullery are easy for all the family to use Read more

Contemporary upmarket kitchen suits renovated villa setting

Dark meets lights and smooth meets textured in this light filled family kitchen that celebrates contrasts a walk in scullery is to one side Read more

New lean-to adds valuable space to this retro kitchen makeover

Panelled doors, traditional cabinetry pulls, a retro fridge and subway tiles are all in keeping with the age of the home in this kitchen renovation Read more

New York deli meets light industrial in this entertainer's kitchen

Subway tiles, 1920s light fittings, reeded glass cabinets and commercial-look appliances combine to create the look and feel of a restaurant chef's table setting in th... Read more

TIDA NZ 2017 – Designer kitchen entrant – Sue Gillbanks of Kitchens By Design

A kitchen with darker timber tones and a touch of stainless steel and bronze Read more

Light industrial touches link this apartment kitchen to its wider heritage environment

Black subway tiles, dark cabinetry and crisp white countertops give this apartment kitchen its dramatic presence Read more

Renovated kitchen now connects to adjacent spaces and improves flow of home

Comprehensive kitchen makeover by designer Kira Gray creates light and airy space for family and entertaining Read more

Clean-lined black kitchen designed to complement the owners' artworks

Glossy jet black glass cabinetry provides a picture-perfect reflection of the scenery in this contemporary Alno kitchen design by German Kitchens. Read more

Contemporary kitchen echoes architecture of this new home

This kitchen and hidden scullery's strong two-tone palette and stepped cabinet forms evoke the look and feel of the wider home Read more