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Home is where the mountains are

In the cusp of the shrouded Uttranchal Hills, India, a quiet community of similar homes dot the hillside with serene views of the forgotten valley. Yet one breaks away with a cottage that feels spacious, minimal, and in tune with the surrounding nature.

A Vibrant Family Home

Design and renovation duo Michael and Carlene (“The Block”, “Ready, Set, Reno”, “Open Homes Australia”) tackle their biggest project to date, transforming their own property into a dream family home

The Joy of Living With Good Design

Kate’s House in St. Kilda, Melbourne, designed by Bower Architecture, demonstrates how a home can be a place of comfort, ease and sheer pleasure. Rebecca Gross writes.

High House: Fluid Design in Fitzroy

Dan Gayfer Design renovated a home that sought to “turn inner city terrace living on its head” in Melbourne’s Fitzroy that focused on “the convenience of inner city living, without compromising on space, function, interaction, flexibility and light.”

When Architects Design Homes for Themselves

FGR Architects’ Feras Raffoul designs his three-storey home in Melbourne’s Maribyrnong, resulting in a luxurious minimalist concrete structure that is primarily composed of cement and glass.

Woollahra’s Orama House

The two halves of this Sydney home – different as they are and separated by over 100 years – share a lot more than a unifying colour scheme.

The T Weekend House

A new weekend home overlooking Japan’s Western Coast invites its owners to slow down and commune with nature. Joanna Kawecki writes.