2015 Houses Awards

Celebrating Australia’s best residential architecture and design.
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Kids' Room Decorating Ideas That Look to the Future (12 photos)

‘Children grow up so quickly’ is an idiom that’s bandied about from maternity wards to graduation ceremonies. And it’s true. In a whirl of birthdays, Christmases, childhood milestones and endless trips to op shops to drop off yet another bag of outgrown clothes, your toddler will have transformed

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USA Houzz: A Mediterranean Holiday Home in Phoenix (17 photos)

When this home was built a decade ago for a renowned hockey player, its style lay in what Holly Ogden deems a grey area. In other words, its architecture was a mixed bag. When it was purchased by the current owners as a holiday retreat, they hired Ogden and Patty Burdick of Wiseman & Gale Interiors…

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Why Bamboo Should Be Indoors (16 photos)

Bamboo is a strong and cheaply sourced material most often associated with outdoor furniture and tropical huts, but it looks good indoors, too. It’s perfect for flooring, cabinetry, furniture, and as a elegant motif for decorative wallpapers and textiles. Potted bamboo plants can also be used as a living…

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Small and Stylish Patios for Lovebirds (11 photos)

A secluded alfresco location provides the ideal place in which couples can relax and chat. Whether they are planning the day ahead over a hot cuppa in the morning or relaxing in the evening with a glass of wine, nothing beats a small outdoor patio for inspiring a sense of contentment and togetherness,…

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Oceanside Glasstile lightens up the industry with its new Spring palette

Following up the warm reception from last Fall’s launch of “newtrals,” the company just introduced three new translucent glass colors to their palette — Infinite, Sandbar and Silverlight — as well as three new blends — Cosmopolitan, Champagne and Magnetic for their Spring launch.

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