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Kitchen

It’s often said the kitchen is the heart of the home – and we tend to agree. Here's all the inspiration, ideas and information you need to get started.

NEW IN KITCHEN DESIGN

Mirror, mirror ...
A mirrored splashback behind the cooktop reflects the amazing views and continually changing movement on the harbour out the front of this apartment.
Wood and welcoming
Designing your kitchen is about more than great ergonomics. If the best party conversations are enjoyed in the kitchen then this entertainer’s kitchen has great social implications for the homeowners.
Seamless integration
Want to maximise storage space and functionality in your new kitchen? This design by Michael Cooper Architects shows you how.


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Wood and stone – natural friends
Tea and scones, bucket and spade – some things are just made for each other. Here, warm oak-look Melamine meets concrete-look engineered stone to create drama in this substantial family kitchen.
Does a bar overhang on an island crowd out valuable workspace?

TRENDING NOW

Space and light
What do you want most from your kitchen? A light-filled, spacious workspace with strong connections to the outdoors? This kitchen achieves just that.
Cream of the crop
Functionality and fine finishes, sure, and what about a simple sense of calm? This substantially reworked and repositioned kitchen combines contemporary elements with more classic features – the resul...

INSPIRING IDEAS

Counter intuitive
Explored all your options for your kitchen countertop? What about concrete? Today’s concrete tops are as smooth, warm and resilient as any other countertop material. The concrete countertop in this ki...
Surface appeal
Neale Whitaker – interior design expert, writer, television presenter and Silestone® Brand Ambassador, is admired for his impeccable style and discerning eye for detail. Of course, that holds true in ...

2019 TIDA NZ KITCHEN WINNER VIDEOS

TIDA 2019 New Zealand Designer Kitchen of the Year Winner – Cube Dentro
TIDA 2019 New Zealand Imported Kitchen of the Year Winner – Matisse
TIDA 2019 New Zealand Architect-designed Kitchen of the Year Winner – Eliska Lewis Architects

NEW ZEALAND TIDA KITCHENS 2019

New Zealand TIDA Kitchens – 2019
Award-winning New Zealand kitchens in the Trends International Design Awards.

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