News & Trends

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Read

With autumn the perfect season to focus on projects around the home, a little inspiration can be the perfect motivation. Take a look at these great picks.

Houses magazine: this bimonthly publication showcases Australia’s best contemporary residential architecture and design. It’s full of stunning photos, inspiring ideas and plenty of homes to dream about.

‘Green roofs’ are a growing trend, helping reduce building energy use and carbon emissions, and creating green oases in our built environments. Rooftop Garden Design is an image-rich book exploring green roof trends around the world.

Australia’s first online-only home and lifestyle magazine, Adore Home takes you to beautifully designed homes across the globe, and presents design tips, trends and covetable items to adorn your home. There’s also an online shop to tempt you.

Watch

Recently released on Netflix, comedy series Master of None stars Parks and Recreation’s Aziz Ansari as an Indian-American actor struggling to find success in his work and personal life. Set in New York City, the series has received rave reviews.

For an autumn action fix, don’t miss the latest superhero flick Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (released 24 March). The film is causing plenty of excitement worldwide, being the first live-action movie to feature Batman and Superman together, along with Wonder Woman, Aquaman and The Flash.

Listen

This year we sadly lost David Bowie, one of the world’s most influential musicians. Bowie’s extensive back catalogue covers more than five decades, and now is the perfect time to revisit his iconic music – or discover it for the first time. Start with The Man Who Sold the World (1970) or Hunky Dory (1971), or go for one of his many compilation albums.