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SWINDELLS: US AMABASSADORS' RESIDENCE

A gracious old home in Wellington has served as the residence for US ambassadors since 1966. Ambassador Mr Swindells and his wife show us through their home and share their collection of art with us.

MY PLACE: BACH TO BASICS

A tiny picture-perfect cottage crammed with charm and colour, perched on a hill overlooking the Coast makes the perfect weekend retreat for a pair of
busy professionals.

INTERIOR DESIGN: SPARE ROOM/OFFICE

Interior designer Richard Brasell, with the help of Sally Ridge, turns a drab bungalow bedroom into a rich study and guest room.

Interior Designer
Richard Brasell brasell ojala : Spacial Concepts
Private Bag MBE P369
Auckland
Phone: (09) 378 1849
Fax: (09) 378 1819
www.brasellojala.com
info@brasellojala.com

Tiles
Italian Porcelain and Brix from
Artedomus (NZ) Ltd
92 Franklin Road
Freemans Bay, Auckland
Phone:(09) 361 1567
Fax:   (09) 361 1568
www.artedomus.co.nz
info@artedomus.co.nz

Sofa bed, linen, throw cable blanket, sofa side tables (B & B Italia) and chair
Matisse International Furniture
99 The Strand
Parnell, Auckland
Phone:(09) 302 2284
Fax: (09) 309 0330
www.matisse.co.nz
info@matisse.co.nz

Walnut writing desk, chrome buns lamp and sofa lamp
Mid Century Design
383 G Khyber Pass Road
Newmarket, Auckland
Phone:(09) 529 0383
Fax: (09) 529 0393
info@midcenturydesign.co.nz

Wardrobe 
Custom-built organiser and shelving system from
Wardrobe Systems
24T Allright Place
Mt. Wellington, Auckland
Phone: (09) 570 5049
Fax:  (09) 570 5074
www.wardrobesystems.co.nz
sales@wardrobesystems.co.nz

Tiling 
Croatian Tilers
Peace Tower
Auckland  
Phone: (09) 379 7699
Fax:  (09) 379 7685  

Grass papers, wallpapers and rugs
Design Source
Axis Building
St Georges Bay Road
Parnell, Auckland
Phone: (09) 309 8816
Fax: (09) 303 3230 
Brigitte@designsource.co.nz

Soft furnishing design and creation
Enchmarch Designs
Kathryn Enchmarch
Auckland
Phone: 09-411-7674
Fax: 09-411-7672
Mob: 021-579 040  
kenchmarch@yahoo.com

Paint
Dulux: Batten Stain
Dulux: Charcoal stain from
Dulux Customer Service  www.dulux.co.nz
Phone: 0800-800-424

Sculpture  
Art Associates
37 Scanlan Street
Grey Lynn, Auckland
Phone: (09) 376 4308

Cane lamp hanging  
Buana Satu
229 Karangahape Road
Auckland
Phone: (09) 358 5561

HOME WORKS: FOLDAWAY WORK BENCH

Dave builds a space-saving workbench for when you have to share your workshop with the family car and space is at a premium. We sourced our timber, MDF, hinges and hardware items from:
Mitre 10
Helensville
Phone: (09) 420 8153

FEATURE HOME: GUINNESS HOUSE

This ugly-duckling 70s-style house on a wonderful site has been renovated into a gorgeous swan. Nicola's printed linens can be bought from REM Design Ltd or Rose and Heather Ltd.


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