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 Architecture/Design

A large-format photographic guide to Australia's islands

Islands

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 Architecture/Design

Series:Nature Retreats

This, the first title in a new series, Nature Retreats, which presents the most beautifully-designed holiday homes, with stunning mountain views. Travel journalist Sebastiaan Bedaux gathered 30 of the most stylish hideouts in the world in Mountain View. ... read more

Mountain View - Nature Retreats Vol. 1

Chanel: The Making of a Collection traces the design process of the world-renowned fashion house, revealing how a collection is created. Moving from the studio to the fashion show, fashion writer Laetitia CeĀ“nac has unprecedented access to explore a ... read more

Chanel - The Making of a Collection

Having less is the secret to living more. Whether you've been dreaming about a treehouse in the wilderness of Quebec, or a remote mountain cabin in Scotland or the Swiss Alps; driving a campervan on the open roads of Australia, or steering a houseboat alo... read more

Tiny House: Live Small, Dream Big

A unique glimpse inside a world of luxury, tradition, and splendor. Many historic homes in Paris serve as residences to foreign ambassadors; these historical sites are closed to the general public. From a seventeenth-century h tel particulier, to a B... read more

Historic Houses of Paris: Residences of the Ambassadors

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 Architecture/Design

In a climate with dramatic shifts in temperature and light, the homes of Nordic countries respond to ever-changing and breathtaking environments with an intrinsic sense of warmth. Nordic architects today are as much informed by vernacular traditions and natural materia... read more

New Nordic Houses
$80.00(NZD) inc GST

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 Architecture/Design

Reading Level:near fine

Jim Howard creates luxe yet comfortable homes for sophisticated clients around the country. His design work is known for the sort of evocative atmosphere that characterizes the world's great spaces. "Atmosphere" is the magic of a place, the embodiment of all ... read more

Atmosphere - The Seven Elements of Great Design

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 Architecture/Design

The imperative to reduce our carbon footprint and focus on renewable energy is having a profound impact on our daily lives and the way we think about living spaces. Surveying some of the world's most innovative off-grid homes, Off the Grid reveals the crea... read more

Off the Grid - Houses for Escape
$65.00(NZD) inc GST

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 Architecture/Design

This handsome book is a rich and loving tribute to the work and culturalsignificance of one of New Zealand's most influential but least well-documented architects, John Scott (1924-1992). Over 25 projects, from Scott's famous FutunaChapel to the Werry House and the Maor... read more

John Scott - Works

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 Architecture/Design

Reading Level:near fine

Many of us dream of having a life free from rent, mortgages and utility bills and for some this dream is being achieved by living in a tiny house. Small, compact buildings offer an appealing way to live more sustainably, providing smart, energy-efficient housi... read more

Living Big in a Tiny House

A practical paperback edition of the landmark design manifesto from the UK's favourite design guru. In this inspirational yet also practical paperback Kevin explores all areas of domestic living, from materialism to sustainability, craftsmanshi... read more

Kevin McCloud's Principles of Home: Making a Place to Live
$34.99(NZD) inc GST

With She Sheds Style, you'll browse ideas, step-by-step projects, and decorating tips from a variety of creative "she shed" owners--then add your personal style to your own shed It's no secret that the she shed revolution is underway and gaining steam. What is a ... read more

She Sheds Style - Make Your Space Your Own (HB)
$32.99(NZD) inc GST