Workstead House in Charleston, South Carolina | Yellowtrace

Workstead House in Charleston, South Carolina.

There is something delicious about the prospect of taking a dilapidated building and restoring it to its former grandeur. Every architect and designer worth their salt has a moment of salivation at the mere thought of taking a tumbledown...
Belmont House by Kennedy Nolan | Yellowtrace

Belmont House in Kew, VIC by Kennedy Nolan.

Family homes are just that. Homes filled with families. And families start small and get bigger, often with alarming rapidity. Houses or apartments that once suited a couple no longer suit one with a baby. A house that once sufficed to...
Chalet in the Swiss Alps by Pierre Yovanovitch | Yellowtrace

Chalet in the Swiss Alps by Pierre Yovanovitch.

Imagine a warm, cosy timber-clad ski chalet, with a picturesque vista across the snowy Swiss Alps. Now imagine if the chalet’s interiors had been designed by a former Pierre Cardin menswear designer with a keenness for luxurious, storied...
#YellowtraceTravels: Katamama Bali.

#YellowtraceTravels: Katamama Bali.

The 1.5 million special Indonesian bricks that make up Katamama all seem to converge at the entrance. The arrival feels as though it was designed to literally pull you into a mini textural vortex. But of course, these are no ordinary...
Duplex Tibbaut in Barcelona, Spain by Raúl Sánchez | Yellowtrace

Duplex Tibbaut in Barcelona, Spain by Raúl Sánchez.

Maybe the most striking element of Raúl Sánchez’s Duplex Tibbaut in downtown Barcelona is its bold spatial definition—a trick the Spanish architect seems to enjoy. Using geometry and a helping of buttery gold and charcoal black...
Inteview: Emma Templeton of Templeton Architecture | Yellowtrace

Interview: Emma Templeton of Templeton Architecture.

I friggin love our interviews, you guys! And today is another absolute goodie, as we chat to the lovely, thoughtful and generous Emma Templeton, the principal of her eponymous practice, Templeton Architecture. With degrees in both...