Small Spaces
the ultimate bachelor pad in fresnaye
Achingly cool and unexpectedly edgy, this open-plan apartment has been expertly designed to reflect its owner
in living colour
The vibrant home of two Cape Town creatives is a compact space packed with all of its owners' favourite things
artful eye
Neutral hues, natural textures and carefully selected artworks combine in a small space that reflects its owners’ love of the simple yet sublime
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
Open-plan and spacious, loft-style homes can make the most of limited space by utilising a high ceiling to create an extra mezzanine level or two. While appearing sophisticated and contemporary, they elicit an feeling of excitement, evoking memories of childhoods spent in tree-houses. Find inspiration for your own space from som
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
22 Must-Have Storage Items
Baskets, boxes, bread bins and more
Big Small Space Ideas
Why compact living is a clever choice
Aside from the lower electricity bills, there are plenty of advantages to living in a small space. As small apartment owner August de Wet puts it, ‘Living in a small space is about efficiency. It’s hard work but it’s rewarding.’ We take a look at a few of the reasons our small space homeowners love their tiny abodes, as well as ask their advice on how to manage less living space. Manage your things According to homeowner Bailey Bezuidenhout, small space living is ‘a lesson in editing.’ ‘My top top for living in a small space is to rotate possessions,’ she says. On the other