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An Architecturally Superb Melbourne Home By Sean Godsell

The meticulously considered home of Mandy Wilton in South Yarra, renovated by Sean Godsell Architects.


A Spanish Mission Wonderland In Tamarama

A rental like no other! The stunning Sydney apartment of film and TV directors Jordana Johnson and Charlie Ford.


Influencer Maxine Wylde’s Playful Melbourne Apartment

The colourful and fashionable apartment of one of Melbourne's most loved fashion influencers - this is Maxine's world, we're all just living...


A Handcrafted Hurstbridge Home With History + Heart

The mud brick home of Susie Silverii and Laurence Parisi, designed by Alistair Knox’s right hand man John Pizzey.


'Cottagecore' Meets Modern Eclecticism In This Charming Renovated Heritage Home

The home of Fiona Bateman and family: originally designed by Walter Liberty Vernon in 1893, and renovated by Sam Crawford Architects.


A New Bronte Apartment Filled With Texture + Terrazzo!

Artist Yolande Gray shares her newly rebuilt Bronte apartment featuring reclaimed bricks and hand-laid terrazzo flooring.


Australian Fashion Legend Pip Edwards’ Rose Bay Home

The bold yet sophisticated home of the P.E Nation co-founder and creative director, in Sydney's Rose Bay.


A Designer + Builder’s 1950s Warrandyte Home Renovation

The mid-century Warrandyte home renovation of builder Pierre Seale, and fashion designer Alexandra Apostolidis.


Lucy Fenton’s Relaxed Retro Beach House

Fenton & Fenton owner Lucy Fenton shares her family's laidback Anglesea holiday house.


A Happy, No-Fuss Beach House On The Mornington Peninsula

The Mornington Peninsula home of Haydn Green and Lucinda McKimm is a renovated brick beach house that celebrates its sunny backyard.


Alistair Knox’s Former Studio Turned Family Home

Tilly Barber and her son Marley have converted the former Eltham office of prolific local architect Alistair Knox into their own home.


The Eclectic + Cosy Collingwood 'Ma House'

Ma House is both a unique home and an events space available to rent, located above a Collingwood shop.


Domain Editor Alice Stolz’s Gorgeous Melbourne Family Home

The Canterbury family home of Domain’s national managing editor and property expert Alice Stolz, renovated by Doherty Design Studio.


A Mid-Century Renovation That Masterfully Blends Old And New

An incredible mid-century home in Ivanhoe East, brought back to life by owners interior designer Sarah Conly and engineer Hugh O’Brien.

Mid Century

The 1970s Mudbrick Home Of Jewellery Designer Olivia Cummings + The Teskey Brothers Drummer Liam Gough

The prolific creative couple share their perfect work-from-home haven, surrounded by towering trees and native wildlife.


A Sweet Art Deco Family Apartment In Bellevue Hill

The picture-perfect family apartment of artist Nicole Nelius and film director Christopher Nelius.


An Incredible 1896 Waterfront House, Accessible Only By Boat

Garden designer Richard Unsworth shares ‘Trincomalee’ – his magical 1896 waterfront home in northern Sydney, accessible only by boat.


The Experimental Melbourne Home Of Two Artists

The 'warped maximalist colour feast' home of artists Nabilah Nordin and Nick Modrzewski in Newport, Melbourne.

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