Win with Style
Floating in the hills
Having overcome muddy slopes and limited-access challenges, this pool project is now up for an award.
La vie en Lyttelton
Architect Julie Villard brings French flair and très chic sustainability to her freshly built eco house in the port town of Lyttelton.
Designing a small space
What’s a ‘small’ garden? Usually urban, it could be many things – a strip between front fence and veranda, a pocket-sized backyard, a courtyard or patio, or even a balcony.
The home office can be a scourge of paperwork and mess. Interior designer Katy Husband describes how to turn it into a place of creativity and inspiration.
Work with the elements
When creating your dream outdoor area, there are at least five elements that should not be overlooked.
Designed in NZ
Vanessa Ortynsky follows up on a trend that is seeing Kiwis connecting with Balinese artisans to produce the latest fashions.
Fashion is a home brand
Some of the biggest names in fashion, dabble, very well, in the world of home design.
The Hawaii home designed by Cher
One of the world’s greatest stars as a singer, comedian and actress, Cher might have had an even more successful career as a real estate developer.
The great outdoors
A well-planned exterior setting can greatly extend your home. Make it an inviting, stylish area and you gain an outdoor living room.
How a house works
Architect Richard Dalman discusses what should influence a floor plan and why getting the layout right is so important.
Our true housing crisis
Able to leap the New Zealand Building Code in a single bound. It’s Superhome – and it has the power to raise home standards nationwide.
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