Your bathroom vanity is the place you start and end your day, so making it look the best it can possibly be is essential for getting yourself into the right frame of mind first thing in the morning. With that in mind, vanities need careful consideration regarding lighting to help it live up to it’s […]
This client was after an ensuite reflecting the style of her home – a renovated Herne Bay villa. The client was after modern touches and tapware but went with the marble looking tiles for that timeless traditional look. Bathrooms By Elite have been creating Auckland’s finest quality bathrooms for over 15 years. Each project is […]
We all want to live a minimalist, Marie Kondo-esque life, but finding a place to neatly stash all the things we can’t live without can quickly put a damper on those plans. Luckily for us, Freedom Furniture has come up with a nifty solution where you can hide all your excess belongings where guests will...
Image from the Winter Collection by Adairs. Transport your senses with the delicious, soothing tones of a spice market. Be it in a bedroom, lounge or reading nook, accents of cinnamon, turmeric and saffron will create the perfect oasis of relaxation- the perfect antidote to gloomy weather. Style Tip Layers of different tones and fabrics […]
Image from the La Primavera Fabric Collection by Mokum, available at James Dunlop Textiles. Get conceptual with pieces that meld form and function. Sculptural silhouettes with bold clean lines and abstract, hyper-realistic prints in pastel tones, cool grey and hints of brass create an artistic presence in any space. Style Tip Sticking to a cohesive...
Create a sultry and sophisticated scene with a subtly dramatic wall feature. With an abstract palm print in de-saturated tones of olive and sand, the Interior Affairs wallpaper collection by Resene injects a moody yet tranquil feel to transform a quiet corner in any room. Available at Resene ColorShops Image from the Alpine Fabric Collection […]
While a heater can be great to warm up a small room, a beautiful fireplace in the living room not only adds warmth, but also creates a cosy atmosphere for those nights when the temperature really drops. If you’re looking for something with a more modern touch, Naked Flames’ Curve 90 suspended fireplace will make […]
All of us have boxes of family photographs and documents scattered throughout our homes. Imagine being able to quickly and easily scan all your most important photographs and documents into your computer or cloud storage location. Quickly organise your entire photographic history. Automatically colour correct and restore poor condition and even faded photos. And, most […]
In 1919, Walter Owen Bentley created what is now known as one of the world’s most prestigious car manufacturers. Even since – driven by the high standards of its founder – Bentley Motors have delivered on its customers expectations of luxury performance vehicles made of the finest materials and constructed with no expense spared. In...
Image from the Nightclubbing Collection by Zinc Textiles, Available from James Dunlop Textiles Be the host with the most with an elegant set-up ready to entertain. Opting for a classy rather than flashy aesthetic, look to key ingredients for that perfect cocktail party. Bar carts remain all the rage, while statement accoutrements and witty artwork […]
Each year, more than three hundred thousand creators, designers, architects, creative geniuses and global media descend on the Italian city of Milan for the city’s annual Design Week, combining the Salone Internazionale del Mobile design exhibition and the Fuorisalone’s events and installations across the city’s different Design Districts. Lauded as one of the world’s most...
Clean Cleaner While essential to a clean and tidy home, most cleaning products will often come in plastic bottles or containers, which aren’t exactly keeping the environment clean and green. However, companies like NZ-brand Ethique are making a case for going plastic-free. With a zero-waste ethos and all their products being plastic-free, plant-based and cruelty-free, […]
Transport yourself into another world with wallpaper that doubles as floor-to-ceiling art. A standout from their French Impressionist collection, this show-stopping wallpaper by Resene will be the talk of any home. Available at Resene Hawaiian Tropic Switch to Island time and make the most of that annual leave. Fill the house with tropical touches such […]
Realign Your Mind We all know the importance of keeping our bodies physically fit, but we often neglect our precious mental health. Essential Oil therapy has been used for centuries as a way to realign our ‘emotional brain’ by stimulating our limbic system, which controls our mood and emotions. Newly released Scentered is a 100 […]
Go back to basics and embrace the cool sophistication of textured neutrals. The Atelier collection of wallpaper from Resene melds a natural, linen-like surface with a warm, sandy hue for an aesthetic that is both versatile and timeless. Available from Resene
Florals for Spring need no longer be predictable with a fresh take on the perennial trend. A crisp palette of dusky pinks and earthy greens get a dose of warmth with honey toned woods while stylised prints keep the look sophisticated and modern.