Small Spaces
Cottage industry
The renovation of this Sea Point cottage proves it’s possible to scale down while still living large
5 beautiful loft-style homes
Make the most of your space with these bright and breezy loft homes
Tiny Heirloom lets you live big
This development company offers something many travellers dream of - compact luxury
Loft Living
This Jozi creative's home in the heart of the bustling metropolis is the epitome of inner-city living
Live in a Rainbow
This cosy little Claremont cottage positively vibrates with colour
Marcelle Savage walks to work. It’s a brilliant arrangement. Her home is only a few blocks away from the clothing store she opened 20 years ago in Cape Town’s Claremont. Studio 8 is an idiosyncratic designer-imports boutique, which over the years has proved that boundary breaking and commercial viability are not mutually exc
22 Must-Have Storage Items
Baskets, boxes, bread bins and more
Big Small Space Ideas
Why compact living is a clever choice
Evolve to Industrial
Clever design work helps optimise the space in this industrial apartment
Light Box Living
A glass box adds a new dimension to this Joburg cottage
Pocket-sized Urban Living
Clever storage transforms architect Greg Scott's minimalist CT pad
For architect couple Greg and Kate Scott, the owners of this perfectly succinct, modern apartment just off the buzzy main drag of Cape Town’s De Waterkant, space – or a lack of it – has never been much of a burning issue. That is, other than when Kate first moved in with Greg, and it was a matter of where her clothes would go (though soon efficiently resolved thanks to slick new cupboards). At a compact 78m2 in total, with the apartment’s sole bedroom and bathroom occupying a neat mezzanine level set above the open-plan living area, it might sound like a squeeze, especially with the arrival of newborn daughter