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TRENDS INTERNATIONAL DESIGN AWARDS RECOGNISING EXCELLENCE IN DESIGN AUSTRALIAN ARCHITECT-DESIGNED NEW HOME NEW ZEALAND ARCHITECT-DESIGNED NEW HOME I For more than 30 years, Trends has promoted great home AWARD RECIPIENTS AUSTRALIAN ARCHITECT-DESIGNED NEW HOME CRAIG STEERE ARCHITECTS design ideas through its print, digital and online media. The NEW ZEALAND ARCHITECT-DESIGNED NEW HOME Trends International Design Awards – TIDAs – take that LEUSCHKE KAHN ARCHITECTS involvement to the next level with the search for the best kitchens, bathrooms and homes across a number of the countries where Trends has a presence. The TIDAs start with awards programmes within a country, HIGHLY COMMENDED – AUSTRALIAN NEW HOMES CHINDARSI ARCHITECTS CPLUSC ARCHITECTURAL WORKSHOP and we’re pleased to announce two of those winners here. DKO ARCHITECTURE Craig Steere Architects is the winner of the category, GIORGI EXCLUSIVE TIDA Australian Architect-designed new home. Leuschke Kahn Architects is the winner of the category, TIDA New Zealand Architect-designed new home. Both homes scored very highly against the judging criteria, which considered ways the design met the client brief, quality of the design response, functionality, and aesthetics. These two homes now progress to the international awards, to be announced in March 2016. Trends and TIDA congratulate Craig Steere Architects and Leuschke Kahn Architects for their winning designs and look forward to seeing how they fare in the next stage of the competition.