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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
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
6 local jewellers we love
From clean-cut androgyny to colourful beadwork, these South African jewellery designers know how to make a statement
inner-city rooftop gardens inspire Skinny laMinx’s new collection
The shapes, colours and textures of a spiky rooftop garden informed this fabric range
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
Polpo by Russell Norman | Apartamento | Monocole | Wallpaper* | Patterns by Peter Koepke | Penguin Little Black Classics | Michou bowl with platinum R4 252, Stable | Tile 89/7028 wallpaper from the Frontier collection by Cole & Son.  The terms ‘pattern and print’ are often casually thrown around and misused. Pr
5 bookshelves you need this winter
These inventive storage solutions will seriously cosy up your living space
10 products to fulfil your millennial pink obsession
Discover how to add a trendy touch to your space with our favourite pink design picks
design joburg presents the conservatory
Anatomy Design and Botanicus are working on something spectacular for the 2017 Design Joburg fair
5 South African ceramicists on our radar
Get to know the ceramic artists behind a few of our current handmade favourites
new additions to the contemporary spati range at weylandts
Fans of this sleek, sophisticated range will be thrilled to discover these new designs
With its sleek lines and simple aesthetic, the Spati collection has all you could want when shopping for key furniture pieces: great design, real longevity and excellent value for money. Inspired by the refreshed take on life the Weylandts team see unfolding globally in 2017, they recently reworked the range’s proportions for a more sophisticated feel, and have also introduced a steel handle design, which brings a fresh touch to Spati’s timeless simplicity. We especially like the chest of drawers, the single-drawer bedside pedestal and the server, all in oak with a natural, water-based finish. Check out the entire set