There’s no doubt that Alexander McQueen created some of the most jaw-dropping couture of the past decade. And now the British fashion label started by McQueen (and now run by Sarah Burton) has inspired floor coverings. Designer Edouard Daunas of Martin Patrick Evan has come up with Raw Nature, a range of silk and wool rugs that have taken their colours and patterns from well-known McQueen outfits and accessories. They’re not cheap, at US$41,200, but they’re one way to bring couture into your home. For more, visit the company’s Facebook page.
Salone del Mobile 2014 has wrapped up and the boys from Resident have packed up. Read about their final days in Milan.
Simon James of Resident tells us about what’s happening at Milan Design Week 2014.
You can’t beat Wellington on a good day, right? New Zealand’s capital isn’t too bad on a bad day either; thanks to its urban design, restaurants and museums, and the people who inhabit it.
The boys from Resident have landed in Milan, set up shop and are ready for business.
An Auckland villa is transformed into a family home filled with curios and Victoriana.
An apartment in an exclusive harbourside neighbourhood of Sydney undergoes a sleek, modern facelift.
An American home makes the most of a small site and its close proximity to a fabulous beach.
A Kapiti Coast beach house has been designed around difficult topography – and a phenomenal vista – to great effect.