THE BARN.

This spectacular, contemporary farmhouse-style five-bedroom property is where country-meets-the-coast resort-style homestead with a swimming pool, tennis court and green hedged landscaped garden. It is a crowd pleaser. 

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Design Update: Joinery

I love creating a juxtaposition between a few different styles.  The form can be based on one aesthetic and the colour palette can be from another style and it can work beautifully.  I love an eclectic blend of styles, and if you’re clever with the materials and spatial planning, you really can achieve a bespoke look.”

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LOCAL SCULPTOR SET TO SOAR

Garden design isn’t just about lawn and plants, paving and pathways, a sculptural form in the garden can make such a statement and create a signature look and a focal point.

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KWD talks Boat House Style.

The white palette of Boat House is a far cry from the blues and reds of a nautical aesthetic, from the contrasting timbers of American coastal and from the formal elegance of Hamptons-style.

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The KWD take on the Dulux Colour Awards 2017

The design industry loves the Dulux Colour Awards. They have become an annual event that sets a benchmark in colour innovation, pushing designers to be bold and creative, using colour in inspiring, clever and ground-breaking ways.

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So what is American Coastal style?

At KWD we are often asked to create a Hamptons style home. However there are misconceptions about this type of aesthetic. Hamptons style is often confused with American Coastal, so our first step at KWD is to drill down to work out what our client’s vision really looks like.

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