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South Fremantle Residence

This impressive 1800 sqm residence in South Fremantle includes a main house with kitchen, bathrooms, ensuite, laundry and living room cabinetry. A guesthouse at the back is well equipped with a second kitchen, office, bathrooms and rooftop terrace to take in views over the Port city. Working directly with the client, Retreat Design supplied a [...]

Arredo3 Kitchens to Retreat Design

Retreat Design is pleased to announce our partnership with Italian kitchen manufacturer, Arredo3. Producing high quality cabinetry at competitive prices, we now have a product offering to suit all budgets. The Arredo3 factory is in the top 5 kitchen manufacturers in Italy with a large scale facility based in Scorzè in northeastern Italy which includes [...]

Project Review | Mount Lawley Renovation

Another 2018 example of Black Fenix cabinetry being used to great effect for this extensive whole house renovation! For this renovation in Mount Lawley a combination of white laminate, walnut effect laminate and black Fenix © were used to create contrast and drama in the kitchen area. Arrital’s walnut effect laminate has been a popular [...]

Nedlands – Kitchen

The winning formula for this Nedlands kitchen renovation was having a great design that was respectful to the home’s mid century heritage. Designing a space that works for modern lives whilst being kind to a home’s history is something the team at Retreat Design pride ourselves on doing well. This family home was no exception, [...]

Floreat – Kitchen

In many family homes the evening meal is created whilst homework is being done, kids are de-briefing on their day and balls are being kicked indoors with the faint shrill of “take that outside” heard over the din. Adding a neighbourhood friend that drops by will create even more happy chaos. So the kitchen really [...]

Dalkeith – Kitchen

This Dalkeith family were looking to modernize their kitchen whilst retaining the inviting nature of a more classic style. Having worked with the clients before, the design process was fluid and relatively straight forward. Arrital’s Gallery cabinetry range was used which features an inset frame on the cabinet door which gives the collection a Hampton’s [...]

Laser edged laminate – what’s all the fuss?

For those in the market for a new kitchen you may have heard the term "laser edged laminate" bandied around. Kitchen cabinetry manufacturing technologies are continually evolving and the latest advancement in laminate door finishes is what's called laser edging. This is where a high efficiency laser is used to join the edges between the [...]

Project Feature: Shenton Park

Retreat Design was enlisted to supply the bathroom, laundry, powder room and kitchen cabinetry & fixtures for the renovation of a federation style home in Shenton Park. The end result was a warm and welcoming, open-plan kitchen area which was both eclectic and full of character, a perfect space for family entertaining.   The client’s [...]

An Affordable Designer Kitchen

The photos of our recent kitchen project in Melville have just come through and we couldn’t be happier!   Completed in 2016, this project is a wonderful example of how we can achieve a high end finish with a medium sized budget. By using matte white laminate for the majority of the cabinets and the [...]

City Beach – Kitchen

Retreat Design worked with the client to redesign and reconfigure the entire kitchen, dining, living & office area in this City Beach home to better utilise the space and create a modern, classic look. Using a sophisticated palette of dark Berlin Oak and crisp white cabinetry, the quality fixtures and fittings take centre stage. Retreat Design were [...]


Looking for a truly flexible kitchen design? Look no further than Arrital’s new AK_Project kitchen cabinetry range. This kitchen cabinetry range is 100% Made in Italy whilst also offering genuinely affordable luxury kitchen cabinetry.   Within the AK_Project kitchen cabinetry range, there are 6 different door front options: Flat panel with recessed carcass L shape [...]