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From Old to New

Faced with a rebuild in the wake of the Canterbury earthquakes, these homeowners opted for something bold, modern and new, while paying homage to the past. WORDS Luci Morris With a river boundary, stately garden and picturesque setting for the grandchildren to play in, Heather and Brian Guthrie knew that they wanted to continue to […]

A Promise of Connection

What’s Your Style?

As the heart of the home, the kitchen is a space in which your style and design tastes should shine through. Luci Morris explores the most popular kitchen styles out there.  The kitchen is the most utilised space in the home and while functionality is essential to its success, it is also important that it […]

Bach Themes

Joining Forces

Architect Craig South discusses how he worked with a client to create two elegant homes that both had access to sun, views and outdoor living.Words: Davina Richards Located in a quiet cul-de-sac in urban Christchurch, the award-winning ‘Gleneagles Terrace’ is two large family homes that hug the Wairarapa Stream – which essentially defined the overall […]

A Promise of Connection

Bach Themes

Redecorating you bach? Follow Davina Richards’ six inspirational design ideas.  Living in New Zealand means we can turn every stunning view of the landscape into our very own slice of paradise. If you own a bach by the beach, nestled in among mountains, perched by a lake or in the woods, we have an interior […]

What’s Your Style?

Top-Shelf Country Living

Objects Ltd director Nic Curragh takes us through the brief, concept and best features of his award-winning design in Cust. Words: Victoria Tait, Photography: Sarah Rowlands What was the brief for this design? The site for this project is very exposed given its open rural setting. So, the brief was quite rigid in its requirement […]

Joining Forces