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Posted: August 1, 2017
Dive into Le Creuset’s newest colour range
Le Creuset's brand-new Ocean collection brings the calming influence of the sea into the kitchen
Posted: July 31, 2017
La Fede creates heirloom toys for adults and kids alike
After being retrenched from her corporate job in 2014, Chantelle Beukes started La Fede, a small heirloom toy company for all ages
Posted: May 29, 2017
6 local jewellers we love
From clean-cut androgyny to colourful beadwork, these South African jewellery designers know how to make a statement
Posted: May 25, 2017
inner-city rooftop gardens inspire Skinny laMinx’s new collection
The shapes, colours and textures of a spiky rooftop garden informed this fabric range
Posted: May 19, 2017
judging a book by its spine
We show you how to create areas of visual interest in your home using beautifully designed books and magazines
Posted: May 18, 2017
5 bookshelves you need this winter
These inventive storage solutions will seriously cosy up your living space
Posted: May 16, 2017
10 products to fulfil your millennial pink obsession
Discover how to add a trendy touch to your space with our favourite pink design picks
Posted: May 5, 2017
design joburg presents the conservatory
Anatomy Design and Botanicus are working on something spectacular for the 2017 Design Joburg fair
Posted: April 20, 2017
5 South African ceramicists on our radar
Get to know the ceramic artists behind a few of our current handmade favourites
Posted: April 3, 2017
new additions to the contemporary spati range at weylandts
Fans of this sleek, sophisticated range will be thrilled to discover these new designs
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Posted: August 21, 2017
Marrs Green is revealed as the world’s favourite colour for 2017
The world's new favourite shade is inspired by the Scottish landscape
Posted: August 17, 2017
An 18th-century hotel in Edinburgh gets a tropical makeover
What was once an austere Georgian building has been transformed into a fresh, design-led hotel
Five highlights from Jerusalem Design Week 2017
This year, artists set out to breach borders and redefine the current barriers within Jerusalem and around the world
Posted: August 16, 2017
an experimental new local jewellery line
Founded in Cape Town by Gillian Lawrence, Lorne merges bold motifs with whimsical design
Posted: August 14, 2017
zaha hadid design collaborates with perrin paris
Architecture meets jewellery in this range of limited-edition clutches with sculptural metal cuffs
Shop Heather Moore’s playful new range at MRP Home
The renowned pattern designer creates a whimsical collection of simple paper-cut shadows and shapes
Porky Hefer returns to South Africa for a solo exhibition
We chat to globally acclaimed artist and designer Porky Hefer about his upcoming show with Southern Guild
Posted: August 10, 2017
A bowling alley unlike any other
Following a gold-dipped redesign by Tonic, going bowling at Melbourne's Kingpin Crown Casino is a lavish affair
Posted: August 7, 2017
Getting to know Kholisa Thomas
The Joburg-based curator is passionate about bridging the gap between artists and art lovers
Fornasetti presents a theatrical new furniture collection
The Don Giovanni series is a surrealist take on one of Mozart's finest masterpieces