O’Sullivan’s blown-glass pendant lights make another appearance in the living area, where a kauri-plywood wall showcases a piece by artist Martin Poppelwell. An Ipsilon side table by Rodrigo Torres for Poliform rests beneath the artwork and a Jiff side table by Flexform sits next to the sofa. The patterned pillow is made from fabric from Jim Thompson’s Illusion range, while the solid one is from Rubelli’s James Dean range, both from Auckland’s Atelier Textiles. “Any colors that I brought into the house reflected the colors of the natural materials the architect had used,” says Jay. “No hot pinks!”  Inside Addition by Jeremy Hansen