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Meet Koichi Takada, the architect striving to bring nature back into urban spaces

A champion of ecologically sensitive design, architect Koichi Takada draws inspiration from nature while simultaneously trying to protect it. A new, thoughtfully curated book helps illustrate Takada’s work and ethos....

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Meet Koichi Takada, the architect striving to bring nature back into urban spaces

A champion of ecologically sensitive design, architect Koichi Takada draws inspiration from nature while simultaneously trying to protect it. A new, thoughtfully curated book helps illustrate Takada’s work and ethos.

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Indoor vertical farms are revolutionising the NZ food growing industry

Sustainable, indoor vertical farms, like those produced by 26 Seasons, are revolutionising the industry and planting roots globally.

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Kings Plant Barn’s newest store reimagines the plant-buying experience

Auckland’s burgeoning suburb of Stonefields welcomes a groundbreaking new garden centre that is reimagining the plant-buying experience, with sustainability at the heart of its thoughtful design.

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Goodbye Scandi! Spring home styling tips according to the experts

Justine Wilson, leading property stylist and founder of Vault Interiors, shares her three trends for spring home styling.

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House tour: Soft curves and dynamic spaces in this tranquil Victorian home

The expansive multi-generational home in Mount Waverley, Victoria, was designed to be visually-dynamic through its striking aesthetics and considered composition. 

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Salone del Mobile 2022: Must-have pieces from the Milan Furniture Fair

Salone del Mobile, the Milan Furniture Fair, made its return this year after a Covid-related hiatus. Luxury furniture retailer Studio […]

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Saved NY bring luxurious Mongolian cashmere to Aotearoa

Luxury cashmere and interiors label Saved NY is now available in New Zealand.

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Sustainable homeware designs that look good and do good for the planet

Ethical or conscious consumerism means taking the time to think through your purchases, and choosing to spend your money with businesses that have a positive impact on the world. Furniture, homewares, and interior designers are increasingly responding to the era of climate change with sustainable designs and considered production processes that are kind on the planet.

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Cosy home libraries and reading nooks to fall in love with

From moody oak libraries to bright modern havens, you’ll be dreaming of curling up with a cup of tea in these cosy reading nooks. 

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House tour: This lush riverside abode has been crowned the 2022 Australian Home of the Year

Set on an idyllic riverbank in Noosa, Queensland, this exceptional home elegantly weaves together indoor and outdoor living. 

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Nine lustworthy houseplant tips and trends

Supersized houseplants take centre stage when it comes to gardening trends.

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House tour: A striking Spanish country home nestled amongst vineyards

Designed by owner/architect Ramón Esteve to blend into its rural backdrop, this compelling single-floor home manages to bring out the best of its surrounds, while still cutting a striking figure up close. 

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Coco Republic’s new collection brings objects of intrigue into the home

Centred on principles of art and design, The Intriguing Objet Collection 2022 embraces unexpected interior spaces and juxtaposed moments. 

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House tour: A dreamy villa overlooking the sparkling Mediterranean sea

A slick renovation has transformed this seaside villa, providing breezy open spaces and smart interiors. A summer spent on the incredible terrace, losing our thoughts in the deep, dreamy blue – yes, please. 

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Banish boring and bring in the bold and beautiful with Resene wallpaper

Wallpaper not only continues to trend upwards, but people are becoming more courageous with their choices.

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House tour: The gallerists’ house on the shores of Maine

A seventh-generation Mainer and a Scottish artist live and work in a nineteenth-century general store and carriage house, a stone’s throw from the town ferry landing.

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Bring Aotearoa’s beauty into your home with Dulux’s Colours of New Zealand

Dulux Colours of New Zealand is a unique range of more than 1,000 colours inspired by Aotearoa’s natural beauty and urban landscapes.

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‘Design the world you want’: Melbourne Design Week returns for 2022

Melbourne Design Week returns for its sixth edition from 17-27 March 2022 with a dynamic programme that will transform Melbourne […]

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Stunning examples of heritage-style spaces designed for modern living

Designing, decorating and styling heritage-style living rooms involves combining the grandeur of a bygone era with the informality of modern living.

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Modernist chic to opulent luxury: 10 beautiful kitchens to inspire

These days, the modern kitchen is the heart of the home – a place for entertaining, gathering and of course, cooking. From a mountainside New York-style loft to a palatial Spanish villa, these stunning kitchens demonstrate how to make the most out of a space with forward-thinking and unique interior design. 

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TRENZSEATER’s Ben Lewis talks design approach and international acclaim

Frequently recognised in prestigious international design awards, TRENZSEATER is truly a leader in luxury furniture and interior design. We spoke […]

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House tour: ‘My ultimate dream was to have a New York loft in a wild-forest setting’

A hand-built studio-like space, tucked into a tree-filled mountain, proved to be the perfect place for fashion designer Jenni Button […]

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Design history: why the Maggiolina chair was a design breakthrough

Art need not be confined to the walls of our home. Exceptionally designed pieces of furniture are artworks themselves. That’s […]

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Create a light, fun summer mood in your home with Dulux’s playful Wonder palette

As we say goodbye to the last of the chilly weather, it’s time to invite the beautiful balmy days back by getting creative with Dulux’s summer-inspired Wonder palette — one of three palettes from the Dulux Colour Forecast 2022.

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