The felicitous union of two creative minds meant the reinvention of this 1930s house was achieved to maximum advantage with a minimum of fuss.
The Victorian heritage facade belies the ultra modern rear extension to this home that delivers light and space in equal measure.
Edwina Withers of BoffiStudio knows listening up and matching clients’ ideas with her own experience is key in fostering bold design solutions.
Inspired by ikebana, Alessi Design Award winner Zachary Hanna’s novel vase design conceives a more natural way to display a bloom.
Decorator and writer Annie Kelly and photographer Tim Street-Porter’s Sydney home bears witness to styles present and past, mixing antiques and travel pieces.
The owner’s former childhood home has been reinvented for her own family in an easy style that marries Spanish Mission and Hollywood Regency without missing a beat.
A smart combination of old and new has given this turn-of-the-century house a fresh personality.
Architect Fergus Scott mines the potential of every site to create something beautiful and unique.
Stellar hospitality group Como has outfitted a Perth architectural gem in palatial suites and serene amenities.
The Dutch Masters
Tradition meets modernity in the reinvented Pulitzer Hotel in Amsterdam, cleverly crafted from a series of old canal houses.
Surf Dive 'N' Sea
A brilliant point break is only one of the sublime attractions of luxurious Indonesian resort Nihiwatu.
Doyens of the Melbourne design scene, Barbara and John Hermon have a penchant for authentic Asian artefacts.
Maximising the sea outlook was paramount in the design of this townhouse on the Victorian coast.
Jean-Louis Deniot worked his magic on this mid-century Florida home, making it as fresh as a sea breeze.
Geometric lines and a palette of stone and glass add up to a modernist marvel of a home, with a sinuous staircase the surprise element at its heart.
Matt Gibson’s creative process aims to build a story in which the client is hero in their own narrative.
Flower Power House
Floral diva Fleur McHarg invites us into her botanic workshop in Melbourne where she plans exquisite events and dreams up flower-inspired book and film plots.
Once owned by some of Hollywood’s legends this home has been given a dazzling new look by Martyn Lawrence Bullard.
In The Pink
The pretty pastel colour palette and floral wallpapers of this grand Federation house evoke English style in a very Australian way.
In the hills near the port town of Essaouira, hotelier Willem Smit realised his lifelong desire to build a home of a different stripe by the sea.
SJB’s chic black and white design scheme for this Melbourne home, complete with bespoke fittings and luxe finishes, took it to another level of sophistication.
Transforming a former factory into his family home was pivotal, both personally and professionally, for architect Rob Mills.
The enduring partnership of Sydney’s Casey Brown is leading the way in site-specific architecture.
MCM House’s Charles Hinckfuss is a new breed of vendor returning glamour to Oxford Street, Sydney.
Tequila Secret Society
Sydney University’s The Great Hall was the suitably imposing venue for an evening of beguiling art and tequila potions.
Interior designer Melissa Collison flavours restaurants and bars with wit and drama.