Design consultant Tim Tanz shows off his glamorous 1950s bungalow, complete with punchy tropical colours, contemporary art and sleek designer furniture. Learn how he and his partner Jeff Matyas divided their open-concept main floor into four vignettes: a formal living room, dining room, kitchen and TV lounge and bar — perfect for entertaining in grand style. H&H editors Suzanne Dimma, Hilary Smyth and Meg Crossley weigh in on two sofas with timeless appeal. Plus, Washington D.C.-based interior designer Darryl Carter sits down with editor Suzanne Dimma at the 2011 Interior Design Show to talk about his "new traditional" style and book.
All photos: Gordon Beall