Ideally, a yacht should afford maximum scope for dreams and wishes to come true. Which is why no concessions should be made to the ordinary or average anywhere on board. This can only be achieved by taking a radical approach and consistent action: the tried-and-tested has to be repeatedly reviewed, even the supposedly immutable may have to go overboard to make way for new and extraordinary solutions. While this may not be the easy option, it is certainly an exciting one – and one that is rewarded with surprising results in terms of planning and design. Time and again.