The homeowner talks Sandton City living, contemporary South African art and treasured design items
Joburg-based architect Pieter Ernst-Mare’s wide-ranging interests and clever use of neutrals make his home a resolved showcase for his art and collectibles. With its deep purple and black and white touches, his newly renovated abode in Sandton was perfect for the July 2017 #HLBWIssue, in stores and online now. See it in
With its breezy, ever-evolving aesthetic, this family’s easygoing home is a fitting reflection of the people who live in it
Vinyl floors lend a warm, homely feel to the house, while many couches and chairs, such as a sofa from @home, encourage the family and guests to relax and get comfortable.
A lime-green front door set in charcoal exterior walls makes Mpho and Harald Vackier’s home stand out from the earth-toned houses that surround it in an estate near Irene in Centurion, Gauteng. This bold juxtaposition is characteristic of the double-storey property, which has eclectic design and easygoing family living at its heart.
An antique marble-topped coffee table lends a sophisticated touch to the Vackier family’s otherwise understated lounge