World of Style Contemporary

Clean lines and simple colour palettes let the structural design become the feature of your house. Chrome details mixed perfectly with fabric and dark timbers to create a cool sensory experience that doesn’t show a hint of sterile. Funky artwork and feature lighting absolutely complete this look.

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Aspen is renowned for being the ski getaway destination for the rich and famous. The colour palette is both warm and inviting with natural timber floors, cladded ceilings and weathered timber furniture. The muted grey palette continues into the soft furnishings along with charcoal, navy and aged leathers. Curl up in front of a fireplace with a warm knitted throw and enjoy your own private winter retreat.


The ultimate summer spot to look out over the breaking waves, and home to a uniquely Australian relaxed and sophisticated style. It has a clean, fresh coastal feel yet still has an urban and architectural edge. You can almost hear the sounds of the beach, surrounded by striking décor that reflects all the natural beauty of this iconic location.


Remember Tom Cruise in Top Gun and his cool leather bomber jacket? Boston channels that look with aged battered leather furniture mixed with chrome and nickel details and weathered natural timbers. An aeronautical influence can be seen in black and white photographic prints and propeller inspired imagery. Medium toned textured timbers add to a strong masculine feel creating a cool industrial look.

Cape Cod

A rugged coastline of windswept beaches, majestic dunes and home to quaint sheltered harbours and lighthouses. The style and feel of a coastal getaway, of sundrenched decks, bundles of driftwood and relaxed weathered furniture. Featuring a mix of contemporary and nautical themed décor and artwork, you can almost smell the salt in the air.


A Cottesloe home is classic contemporary style at its best. Clean lines of contemporary inspired furniture in light colours mix beautifully with a subtle earth base palette. Local WA limestone features throughout, blended with light timber floors and white walls to frame the stunning iconic. Cottesloe Beach feel. Splashes of colour throughout the home sit calmly against a strong white kitchen of smooth inviting surfaces.

Hollywood Hills

The Hollywood Hills Home, think James Dean, Dean Martin and Marilyn Munroe, this is where style was born. A clean streamlined façade and inside the journey continues. White walls, polished concrete/terrazzo or large polished tiles start the base palette, large expanses of glass surround the house allowing beautiful stream of light to lift the interior. Ultra contemporary furniture mixed with extravagant oversized pieces of artwork in either photography or canvas format. Live the life of the rich and famous.


The Ibiza home is the perfect entertaining and party style look. Clean lines, minimal furniture and large open spaces. White linen, white sofas and beautiful architectural white walls create a stylish contemporary look. The tropical element is added through stunning greenery in large white pots while sandstone tiles envelope the natural feel and reflection of the beach.

San Francisco

A cultural mecca for cool cafés and art galleries, San Francisco is also where classic meets contemporary style. Gallery inspired artwork sits comfortably against furnishings in a light grey palette with accents of indigo blue, aubergine and fresh touches of floral. Modern touches juxtapose against classic details such as traditional skirting, wall mouldings and cornices.


Perfectly tailored minimalism has made the Scandinavian style one of the world’s favourites. Fresh, crisp and natural textures compliment the light timbers in open, spacious interiors. Signatures of this style include edgy contemporary furniture and attractive, functional pieces that make a distinctly Nordic statement.


You might know exactly what you want. You might have no idea. But with Porter Davis we put a World of Style on your doorstep like no other builder can. Our World of Style collection showcases the latest style trends from around the globe, so that you can create a home that oozes designer influences, tailored to your taste. Explore all our Queensland styles in the different themes to pick which one is best for you.

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