3 Secrets to Perfecting a DIY Renovation with Haymes Paint

Few inner city homes have the luxury of space on their side and this 1960s Armadale apartment is no exception. With the homeowners hoping to convert their two-bedroom apartment into a desirable rental for years to come, they embarked on…

Casa Fayette Hotel | Estudio5 & Dimore Studio

Location and design are the two main ingredients of Casa Fayette, the latest from the hotel group, Grupo Habita. Opened in September 2015 in Guadalajara’s booming Lafayette district in Mexico, Casa Fayette reflects the changing face of the area by…

How to Choose a Rug for the Living Room

There’s a reason why the humble living room is named so – it’s where so much of everyday life happens, after all. A place where you can put your feet up and relax with your family or entertain friends, a living…

Old Jaffa House | Pitsou Kedem

The combination of old and new in the architectural realm is certainly not a new concept, however, this particular project stopped us in our tracks with its impressive contrast of contemporary and historic design. In the ancient port of Jaffa,…

St Kilda West Residence | Ewert Leaf

Extensions and renovations normally take design cues from the original house. Most of the time, we see additional space created to match the existing building, but it’s not always the case. After stumbling across the St Kilda West Residence, a…

Torquay Concrete House | Auhaus Architecture

When a concreter builds his own home, naturally he’s going to stick to what he knows best. A work of art, Torquay Concrete House by Auhaus shows just how sophisticated this ancient material can be. Located in Torquay on the Victorian Surf…

Ocean House | Robert Mills Architects

Unlike anything we’ve seen before, this luxury Lorne holiday house on the Great Ocean Road is redefining the concept of beachside retreat. Located on one of the world’s most scenic coastal drives, Ocean House offers breathtaking views across the bay, from the…

Prahran Residence | Hecker Guthrie

If we told you this beautiful residence was formerly a men’s retirement village, you’d probably laugh and say yeah right. Well, hang onto your hats people because that’s exactly what it used to be before the talented team at Hecker Guthrie restored…

Leveson Street Residence | HA Architecture

Melbourne is known for its industrial past and unique buildings and this particular inner-city warehouse is what we’d call a renovators delight. Situated amongst a series of previous warehouses in North Melbourne, Leveson Street House is a three-story warehouse conversion to…

High House | Dan Gayfer Design

Few inner city homes have the luxury of space on their side. Feeling the squeeze, a young couple were intent on taking inner city terrace living to a new level, wanting the convenience of the location without compromising on space, function,…