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A Modern Country Life

Building a country barn could be fraught with gimmickry danger… I’m thinking gingham and deer heads (the horror!). What a lovely surprise it is then to see this wonderfully fresh and modern take on a country barn. The team at Hutker Architects designed this sympathetic approach to the barn for an active family so ensured that the house was...

Bronte Beach dreaming

For our readers going into winter like we are in Australia I thought I would bring back some sunshine and summer warmth with this stunning Bronte Beach house. Alexandra Donohoe is a Sydney based interior designer who is doing some truly stunning work. This family home located  high on the cliffs of Bronte celebrates light, form and a bold...

Floating in mid-air

The Float House is a single story private residence located in the heart of Israel designed by Pitsou Kedem Architecture. The architectural concept was to create a structure with a continuous wide space divided by internal courtyards and movable partitions which appears to defy the laws of physics. Seamless transitions from external reflective pools to elaborate internal courtyards give...

Brunswick Street House

The renovation of this house located in Brunswick Street Melbourne Australia, effortlessly marries together two architectural influences of a refined industrial aesthetic and traditional Victorian architecture. A professional couple and their two young children had spent the past 5 years living in the dark two-storey terrace and wanted to make it lighter and more accommodating. Carr Design loved the design process of Fitzroy house because the...

the Stokehouse, the next chapter …

The iconic Stokehouse was ablaze on Friday night as hundreds of people watched on as a fire took hold in the restaurant's kitchen and engulfed the building reducing it to rubble. Early Saturday morning Port Phillip Council demolished the remains leaving a vacant lot.

The Van Haandel's, who would have run the Stokehouse for 25 years this year vowed they would do everything possible to bring...