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Monde and Michael's role reversal

For Monde Norden and her American-born husband Michael Glazer, their home overlooking Karekare beach on ... more

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Noelene and Alan’s red-hot home

It’s no surprise to learn that this family love colour… any colour. It may have ... more

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Krista proves old needn't mean ill

Flying in the face of the assumption that all old houses are cold and damp, ... more

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That's a whole lotta living

Whether you have one or more living rooms, one of these is likely to be ... more

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7 colour stars of 2014

With a new year comes new possibilities, and if you’ve been planning changes at home, ... more

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Tiffany takes a lead from Lego

Using Lego as colour inspiration for your house may seem unusual but when you have ... more

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1 house, 4 ways

When your canvas is literally as big as a house, you want to ensure you ... more

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Step outside: get colour clever

The sun is shining, we’ve emerged from our houses and into the garden… If you’re ... more

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Penny and Glenn live in harmony

A shared background in design was definitely an advantage when Glenn Peters and Penny Hornsby ... more

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Create a superior exterior

A house may not be able to wear red socks in support of Emirates Team ... more

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Today's hot new neutral - grey

Like any other part of the colour spectrum, when it comes to neutrals, there is ... more

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Lorna shares the love

When you run a creative endeavour from home, it makes sense that your home would ... more

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Kitchens get up-close and personal

In recent times it’s been a very brave soul indeed who decided not to use ... more

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Meet the super neutrals: smoky and delicious

So many of us think of neutral paint colours as white or cream but neutrals ... more

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Eco warrior or just a really cool colour?

It’s the colour that’s had the most profound change in status in decades, if not ... more

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Winning ways with wallpaper

If you thought plants were confined to the garden, or that you had to water ... more

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Richard and Patty's moody neutrals

Here’s a home that proves neutrals can be rich in character as well as soothing ... more

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Bill and Lesley's contemporary cottage calm

This semi-rural Christchurch cottage has all the charm and whimsy of a character home but ... more

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Paul and Di Convert a Barn into a Quirky Country Home

When Habitat of the Week readers Paul and Di wrote to us about their conversion ... more

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David and Andrea's Elegant English Country House

David and Andrea built their home in Albany 25 years ago, when they decided to escape the ... more

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Chris and Liz's Bold, Modern Choices For An Old Bungalow

Chris and Liz's two-storey bungalow in Lower Hutt had been largely restored when they bought it five ... more

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Jason and Jodie's Romantic Country House

"It looked like a house dumped in the middle of a paddock," says Jodie of ... more

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George and Frances' Beach-Inspired Villa Renovation

George and Frances have carefully restored their 1904 villa in Kingsland, keeping its classic style and polished ... more

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Julie's Home on the Water's Edge

This is the third beach house we've featured recently - perhaps the warmer weather has us ... more

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Jeff and Alex's Spectacularly Colourful Christchurch Bungalow

"I am obsessed by colours and collections," admits interior designer Alex Fulton. Her two-storey 1930s ... more

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