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Australian House & Garden
NEW BEGINNINGS • With their first baby on the way, interior architect Sophie Davies and her husband embarked on an ambitious project to transform an Art Deco apartment into a chic yet family-friendly pad.
LIFE & STYLE • Sophie Davies shares some firsts and favourite things…
Decorating • INNOVATIVE KITCHENS WITH TASTE AND STYLE
CUTTING edge • Kitchens featuring tantalising textures and finishes are coming to the fore. Mix in metallics or glass for a bit of sparkle, then sit back and drink it in…
private oasis • Slip into a calm and luxurious slumber with the latest in materials and innovation from Australia’s leading mattress makers.
rest & renew
BLUSH • Seeking more warmth and softness? Simply add accessories in shades of pink, apricot and rose.
SILVER • Brushed or mirror polished, this magnificent metallic is always a winner.
The edited • WE ASK AUSTRALIA’S MOST STYLISH CREATIVES TO REVEAL WHAT’S ON THEIR FASHION, HOMEWARES AND DESIGN RADAR. THIS MONTH, FORMER EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF VOGUE AUSTRALIA, AUTHOR AND SPEAKER, KIRSTIE CLEMENTS IS STEPPING INTO THE KITCHEN…
Houses • INNOVATIVE HOMES WITH PERSONALITY PLUS
RETRO FIT • This remodel of a 1980s home on Sydney’s Lower North Shore pays homage to a fun and flamboyant era.
THE SOURCE • Strong colours exude confidence and a sense of fun; shapely curves are easy on the eye.
MISSION POSSIBLE • A Spanish Mission-style home on Sydney’s North Shore provided a rich source of inspiration for an elegant makeover.
THE SOURCE • Classic black and white – warmed up with touches of timber – works wonders whatever a home’s era or architectural style.
SPECIAL FEATURE • Squeezed between a worker’s cottage and a block of warehouse-conversion apartments, this little house needed something spectacular to give it a lift…
THE SOURCE • Raw timber and earth-toned accessories evoke nature in any setting. Team with off-white for cloud-like softness.
SWEET SPOT • Laidback, inviting and just a little bit rock ‘n’ roll… This young family’s dream home is designed to wow now as well as age gracefully.
THE SOURCE • A warm, earthy colour scheme is a natural fit for an interior that brings together brick, timber and steel.
PERSONAL SPACE • Thanks to a thoughtful interior designer, this once-awkward Sydney home is now meeting its true potential – and then some.
THE SOURCE • Bold colour and inspirational artworks are the magic ingredients that unite old and new.
HOP INTO EASTER • Shop unique Easter gifts, decor and craft activities for the kids
Gardens • OUTDOOR SPACES THAT INVITE AND DELIGHT
TAKE TWO • A chance referral led landscape designer Ian Barker back to a garden he designed 24 years prior. Now with new owners and different needs, the time was right for a fresh look.
Kitchen special • ALL THE LATEST, LOVELIEST LOOKS
Country charm • COLLABORATING WITH FREEDOM KITCHENS DELIVERED A HIGH-SPEC, HIGH ST YLE KITCHEN FOR DYL AN AND JENNY FROM THE BLOCK.
Rich pickings • TAKING ST YLE CUES FROM AN ESTABLISHED BRITISH FASHION HOUSE, THIS WARM AND WELCOMING KITCHEN IS CL ASSIC TO THE CORE.
Material whirl • HARDWEARING AND HARDWORKING ELEMENTS INSPIRED BY THE RUR AL LOCATION GIVE NEW MEANING TO BRINGING THE OUTSIDE IN.