A Stars in their Eyes winner gave up city life for a barn-like house on the edge of a forest in rural North Canterbury.
This year's Supreme Bathroom Design award winner is all about simplicity and clean lines.
Diversity is celebrated in this year's ADNZ Canterbury-Westland design awards, and sometimes simple is better.
Before-and-after photos highlight the extraordinary award-winning transformation of a Rangiora bungalow.
"We knew as we walked up the driveway that we would buy this house," say buyers who beat 10 other parties.
A retired Cashmere couple loved their old home so much they had a new one built in its likeness.
UK owners abandon North Canterbury colonial mansion after their dream falls through.
'Buy once, buy quality' is the mantra of these two mid-century devotees.
The textile emporium owner is drawn to beautiful pieces that tug at her heart strings.
A couple who defied advice and bought a steep section overlooking Christchurch are now reaping the rewards.
It's okay to chat sideways when you have these views.
Texture and light take high priority in the contemporary home of visually impaired Christchurch resident Lynne Smith.
Hairdresser slams Marla Maples' bid for free hairstyling at inauguration in exchange for 'exposure'.
How nearly losing her husband to a heart attack has made one woman thankful for what she has.
Massages and cake decorating
One year on since starting her charitable trust and Janine Thomson says her service which delivers flowers to sick patients around Christchurch for free.
This Mt Pleasant family home eschews "the box" in favour of angled wings that embrace sun, sea views and a garden courtyard.
On the edge of the city is a safe home for endangered birds, reptiles and a gorilla troop.
The Christchurch-based staff will be replaced by a fully automated service.
The couple behind Simmons Paeonies explain their passion for these gorgeous blooms.