Australia Kitchen and Bathroom Trends AU Kitchen and Bathroom Trends Vol. 30/8 - Page 6

44 contents 8 CONTEMPORARY LINES Talk of the town Separate work zones and an innovative material palette define the winner of the Kitchen Design of the Year in the NKBA Awards 14 Three sides to a story Separate cooking zones ensure this home caters equally well to family meals, entertaining and outdoor barbecues 20 Impeccable manners Crisp lines, architectural planes and a sympathetic palette give this kitchen a crafted yet understated presence 32 10 Making a splash It’s not just the dramatic water droplet on the splashback that sets this kitchen apart – it’s also the bold monochromatic colour palette 50 26 TRADITIONAL KITCHENS Of a bygone era With its generous size, traditional mouldings and sense of symmetry, this kitchen reinforces the formal grandeur of a new house Cover Inside cover Designed by Kim Duffin of Sublime Architectural Group, this kitchen incorporates a large backpainted splashback featuring an image of a drop of water. To read more, turn to pages 14-18. Photography by Steve Ryan from Rix Ryan Photography. 50 38 Gone fishing The pull of the great outdoors is ever present in this new house – the setting is reflected in the materials and styling of the entire interior 66 34 Balanced outlook This family kitchen reflects a mix of traditional and modern sensibilities and anchors the design of the rest of the home 44 COLOUR & MATERIALS In the limelight Like a theatre set for a performance, this kitchen has a sculptural island at centre stage 56 Shining example A large stainless steel island with an inverted pyramid table top is the show-stopping centrepiece of this minimalist kitchen 60 Character study Country, with an urban edge – this kitchen in a new house on a rural property offers the best of both worlds 72 52 With an American accent Evoking the rich, textured look of the Desert Modern style, this project won the NKBA Trends Innovative Kitchen award More inspiration from Australian bathroomware brand Caroma, designed with functionality and form in mind. 66 PRODUCTS & SERVICES No matter what you are researching – surface materials, tapware, appliances or kitchen designers – there’s a wealth of information at your fingertips TOP 30 AUSTRALIAN KITCHENS official media partner 87 BATHROOM TRENDS This section profiles bathroom projects that create a sense of sanctuary – relaxing havens that provide that away-from-it-all feeling at home 120 INDEX