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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.
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Tropical feel bar-kitchen a one-off centre of attention
This unique kitchen-bar-wine cellar design is the centrepiece of a resort style home – if the run-of-the-mill isn't for you then a great kitchen designer can lead the way.
Island in the sun
When your new kitchen is a through kitchen, just not getting in the way of pedestrian flow is a must. This kitchen all-but disappears into the walls, but the island stands out like a lead actor under ...
Personal outcome
When it comes to your brand new kitchen don't settle for average – settle for exceptional. RH Cabinetmakers meets with you, measures up, then comes back and presents 3D rendered designs that you can a...
Gas, electric, induction? Which cooktop should you choose?
Six top designers reveal which cooktop is currently in their kitchen – and whether they'd change if they were planning a new kitchen for themselves today
Professional result
Packing everything into a kitchen for a family that loves to bake and entertain could well leave a design looking cluttered and crammed. However, engaging a skilled kitchen designer such as Kira Gray ...
Proudly of French extraction
Complete your quintessentially French Brandt kitchen with a Brandt rangehood. Three new models have just arrived. They all feature strong extraction and a gorgeous stainless steel style with or withou...

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Entertainer’s home benefits from custom cabinetry and a one-off kitchen-bar design
This spacious home has the air of a tropical getaway, reflecting a natural, relaxed ambience with a life-of-the-party kitchen-bar area at its heart – the kitchen and custom pieces seen throughout are ...
Sense of opulence
The substantial black and white-veined island countertop and island front panel give this kitchen an instant sense of relaxed luxury.
Social agenda
Attractive and well connected, this kitchen is an entertainer's dream with a solid marble chunk-look island at its heart and a large scullery out the back.

TRENDING NOW

Areas of operation
How to get the most out of your kitchen space? Well the short answer is create dedicated zones, so one or more can utilise the space at the same time. This kitchen is a highly efficient case in point.
High and mighty
Good taste on display – the long wall of this kitchen features runs of underlit display shelving. The shelves add to the aesthetics as well as the functionality of the space

INSPIRING IDEAS

Bringing the outside in
Want to know what the exterior of this home looks like? Well, the kitchen designed by Kyla Potter of Carlielle Kitchens offers some excellent clues.
Picture perfect
With dark wood veneer matched with dark-and light-toned porcelain sheeting, plus brass and walnut accents, this kitchen design looks looks much like a perfectly balanced abstract painting.

2019 TIDA NZ KITCHEN WINNER VIDEOS

TIDA 2019 New Zealand Imported Kitchen of the Year Winner – Matisse
TIDA 2019 New Zealand Designer Kitchen of the Year Winner – Cube Dentro
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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